Little Silver Tennis Ups Its Game

By John Burton LITTLE SILVER — Tennis pro Tom Cuming is a happy man. He continues to wear sneakers to work and do what he’s done much of his life...

March 12, 2017 | comments

Opinion: To Combat Fake News, Think Locally

By Jessica Adler On Feb. 17, Donald Trump tweeted that the media is the “enemy of the American people.” One week later, his administration barred journalists from major media outlets...

March 12, 2017 | comments

Restaurant Review: Il Lago Italian Restaurant

Walking into the recently opened Il Lago in Highlands is a bit surreal. This venerable building was the home of the incomparable Bay Ave. Trattoria from 2005 until Super Storm...

March 11, 2017 | comments

Riverview’s Tele-ICU Enhances Critical Care

By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez RED BANK ­– Beginning this week there’s a new doctor in the Intensive Care Unit at Riverview Medical Center. And this one may have the training,...

March 10, 2017 | comments

Senior Swimmers Put Trinity Hall on the Map

By Jay Cook From its start as a fledgling team back in 2013, the Trinity Hall Monarchs swim team has developed into one of the most feared squads in the...

March 9, 2017 | comments

St. Patrick’s Day Events

Save the date!  MARCH 9 Irish band Caladh Nua Internationally touring group makes music with song, and playing fiddle, guitar, banjo, tin whistle, bodhran, viola and entertains with humorous stories...

March 9, 2017 | comments

Brookdale Gives Guidance and Support to Minority Students

By Keith Heumiller | LINCROFT­–­More than a dozen area professionals and community leaders came together to provide career advice, guidance and academic support to local minority students during the third...

March 9, 2017 | comments

Opinion: Power Line Project, NJ Transit Trains Are Dangerous Mix

  By Anthony Cooper | JCP&L’s proposed Monmouth County Reliability Project (MCRP) would install an air-insulated, 230,000 volt transmission line along ten miles of NJ Transit’s high-speed train tracks from Aberdeen...

March 9, 2017 | comments

Local Residents Urged to “Invest in the Navesink”

By John Burton | SEA BRIGHT – A cleaner, more sustainable Navesink River is obtainable in the coming three years, was the message Clean Ocean Action’s executive director delivered to...

March 8, 2017 | comments

Medium James Van Praagh Come to Red Bank

      By Mary Ann Bourbeau RED BANK – When James Van Praagh was 6 years old, he told his teacher that a car had hit her son, but...

March 7, 2017 | comments

Top-Seeded Mater Dei Prep Stops Marlboro To Repeat As Shore Conference Champions

By Jim Hintelmann WEST LONG BRANCH – For most of Saturday’s Shore Conference Boys Basketball finals, it seemed as if top-seeded and defending champion Mater Dei Prep would be the...

March 7, 2017 | comments

Little Silver First Responders Honored For December Rescue

By Jenna O’Donnell LITTLE SILVER – The efforts of several first responders who helped save the life of a man who collapsed in a local doctor’s waiting room in December were...

March 7, 2017 | comments

Two River Tastes: Burgers, An American Classic

These past few weeks we’ve had an unusual February heat wave!  With iced coffee in our hands and shades over our eyes, we knew there was just one thing missing:...

March 6, 2017 | comments

Framing For The Future

By Jay Cook RED BANK – While water quality in the Navesink and Shrewsbury Rivers has been a hot-button issue in the past year, concerns have now shifted toward the...

March 6, 2017 | comments

Middletown Mulls Another Roundabout at Brookdale

By Jay Cook | LINCROFT – Almost a decade after the first roundabout opened outside Brookdale Community College’s main entrance, the township is considering whether a second traffic circle makes...

March 6, 2017 | comments

Trump Supporters Loud and Proud at Rally

Story and photo by John Burton MIDDLETOWN – The passionate supporters of Donald J. Trump were on full display the afternoon of Monday Feb. 27, expressing their backing of the...

March 6, 2017 | comments

Huge Crowd Turns Out For Immigrant Policy Discussion

By John Burton and Jay Cook RED BANK – To be clear, the term “sanctuary city” is not included in the resolution narrowly adopted Monday, Feb. 27 by the borough...

March 6, 2017 | comments

Saker to Lead Statewide Food Industry Trade Association

Middletown’s Richard Saker will lead the New Jersey Food Council, a trade group association which represents 1,200 retail food stores, wholesalers, manufacturing and service companies. Saker, who is chairman, president...

March 6, 2017 | comments

Winter Seal Walk Delights, Even Without The Seals

Story and photo by Jay Cook SANDY HOOK – It was hard to believe the amount of fog that covered the barrier island on an unseasonably warm Saturday morning. While...

March 3, 2017 | comments

Landmarks in Atlantic Highlands and Navesink Win Grants

Story and photos by Rick Geffken | Well-known and beloved Two Rivers area landmarks, the All Saints’ Memorial Church and the Strauss House Mansion, were recently awarded separate grants by...

March 3, 2017 | comments

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