‘Strategic Thinking’ Is Behind Hill Wallack Expansion Into Red Bank

  RED BANK – When New Jersey law firms choose to expand, the obvious move is into New York or Philadelphia, or one of the state’s law firm hubs, like Newark...

November 1, 2018 | comments

River News: Storm Surge Solutions, Surf Contest, Submarine Inventor

By Chris Rotolo | Army Corps Extends Storm Surge Plan Timeline Following months of public pushback, the U.S Army Corps of Engineers announced it would extend the timeline of its...

October 30, 2018 | comments

Fair Haven’s Halloween Parade

Photo by Patrick Olivero |  FAIR HAVEN – The borough held its annual Halloween Egg Hunt and Parade Oct. 21 at Sportsmans Field, across from Knollwood School. Dinosaurs, superheroes, Disney...

October 29, 2018 | comments

Handlin Forgoing Re-election Run To Pursue New Career Venues

By Denise DiStephan | Amy Handlin, a Republican who was reelected to her District 13 Assembly seat in 2017, is not running for re-election in 2019 when her two-year term...

October 29, 2018 | comments

Red Bank Candidates Meet at Forum

By Chris Rotolo | RED BANK – On several occasions during the municipal candidates forum Tuesday, a few residents said the theme could be “a borough divided.” It was a contentious...

October 29, 2018 | comments

Letter: Stevenson Park Plans

Opinion contributed by Suzanne and Blanchard Hiatt | With secrecy until recently the township council and planners of Middletown have been entertaining a major soccer field proposal to transform Stephenson...

October 27, 2018 | comments

Restaurant Review: Teak

By Bob Sacks | There’s a party going on in Red Bank and you’re invited. Just call Teak, a Pan-Asian eatery on Monmouth Street and make a reservation for dinner....

October 26, 2018 | comments

Patrick Murray: A Pollster for Our Time

By Eileen Moon | At this time of year it’s not unusual to receive a call from a polling organization seeking input from registered voters on the upcoming elections. Not...

October 26, 2018 | comments

Rand Hubiak: The Art of Storytelling

By Chris Spiewak | Music composition can be as simple or as complex as one desires. Early rock ‘n roll songs were frequently simple three-chord arrangements, ala “Johnny B Goode”...

October 26, 2018 | comments

Cars Were Stars at the Fair Haven Fire House

Photos by Patrick Olivero | FAIR HAVEN – The Fire Dept. Auxiliary and Fire Police held their 19th Annual Fall Car Show in great weather, Sunday Oct. 14 at the...

October 26, 2018 | comments

Rocker Debbie Harry Lends Her Voice to Fight Sports Fields Plan

By Chris Rotolo | MIDDLETOWN – As the lead singer of Blondie and a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Debbie Harry has toured the world, but...

October 26, 2018 | comments

RBC and RFH Rekindle Rivalry After Four-Year Layoff

By Chris Rotolo | If the palpable energy circulating across the gridiron and through the bleacher seating at Two River Times field Friday evening was any indication, a four-year respite...

October 25, 2018 | comments

A Place To Discover Your Style in Red Bank

By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez | RED BANK – Whether you’re feeling stylish or looking to develop your style, there are many ways in the Two River area to achieve that...

October 25, 2018 | comments

Artist Creates Risen Christ Painting for Rumson Church

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | RUMSON – Scott Nickerson clearly remembers the first portrait he ever sketched that drew some notice. He was in the first grade in Catholic school...

October 25, 2018 | comments

Sal the Barber Celebrates His 100th Birthday with Family and Friends

By Muriel J. Smith | They were all there – the sons and daughter and their spouses, the grandchildren and their spouses, the great-grandchildren, the cousins and other family members...

October 25, 2018 | comments

Letter: Still Fighting for Alternative Redevelopment Plan in Middletown

Opinion contributed by Phyllis Ronek | A 100+ acre tract of wooded/vegetated land which thousands of us drive by each day and take for granted continues to be the subject...

October 25, 2018 | comments

Sports Fields for Middletown’s Stevenson Park Have Some Neighbors Worried ...

By Chris Rotolo | MIDDLETOWN – Residents of the Middletown adult community Shady Oaks say it is not unusual to encounter the flashing lights and blaring sirens of an ambulance...

October 25, 2018 | comments

Fair Haven Council Race Includes Teen Candidate

By Chris Rotolo | FAIR HAVEN – As an eighth-grade student, Cameron Spector began scouting locations around town to shoot what he considers to be his first real film. It...

October 24, 2018 | comments

Key Fort Monmouth Properties Zero In On Redevelopment Plans

By Laura D.C. Kolnoski |   ‘Parcel B’ Town Center, Take Two After much fanfare and stunning renderings, a sweeping proposal by Parcel B Redevelopment LLC, owned by Paramount Realty...

October 23, 2018 | comments

Outdoor Family Fun at Annual Thompson Park Day

Photos by Patrick Olivero | MIDDLETOWN – The Monmouth County Park System celebrated Thompson Park Day in Lincroft Oct. 14. Families came out in the cool fall weather to enjoy...

October 23, 2018 | comments

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