Soul Searching in Morocco

By Linda McK.Stewart In Marrakech, Mor­occo’s third largest city, I sit in Les Jardins de la Medina, sipping a glass of icy white wine. The city cools. The bitter orange...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Change is in the Hair

By Julie Davis For summer, two-toned hair color is coming up roses Ombre is one of the top hair color trends for spring 2012, and as of this very moment,...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Saint James Honors and Congratulates Retiring Teachers

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – Saint James School students celebrated the final weeks of school with sadness and joy; wishing four beloved teachers farewell as they retire while celebrating the end of...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Piper-in-Training

Matthew McCann, 4, of Vernon, New Jersey, leads the bagpipe procession on the track at Monmouth Park on Sunday, June 10. The Oceanport oval hosted the 42nd Annual New Jersey Irish...

June 14, 2012 | comments

It’s All in the Jeans

By Lisa Girard A family run business is the new destination for vintage finds and custom denim ASBURY PARK — Down among the artsy shops on Bangs Avenue is Sweet Joey’s,...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Alexandra Wouters and Colby Kuhns

Mr. and Mrs. Jan L. Wouters of Rumson are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexandra Cates Wouters, to Lieutenant Colonel (USAF) Colby J. Kuhns, son of Mr....

June 12, 2012 | comments

‘Believable’ Distress Call Off Sandy Hook Called a Hoax By Coast Gua...

By Anastasia Millicker SANDY HOOK–The call came in a little after 4:20 p.m. Monday from a caller radioing from either New Jersey or southern New York. Calm and believable, said...

June 12, 2012 | comments

Debra Cotter and John Toolan

Debra Cotter and John Edward Toolan were married on February 4, 2012 at The Church of the Assumption in Morristown, N.J.  The Rev. Raymond A. Schroth, S.J. performed the ceremony....

June 12, 2012 | comments

Raising Funds for Education

The Foundation for Shrewsbury Education hosted its 10th Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser on June 2 at a private residence in Shrewsbury. The event was a huge success drawing a record number...

June 11, 2012 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Clearwater Festival Needs Donations of Money, Volunteers To the Editor: The NJ Friends of Clearwater Festival has been a Jersey Shore tradition since 1976. Many generations have enjoyed its music...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Standing on Water

By Lisa Girard Paddleboarding growing in popularity with area sports enthusiasts On any given afternoon in the milder months, you can look out into Barnegat Bay or the Navesink River...

June 7, 2012 | comments

School’s Almost Out

By John Burton After two decades at Ranney School, headmaster announces his retirement TINTON FALLS – The last nearly 20 years have brought a lot of changes, Dr. Lawrence S....

June 7, 2012 | comments

Twin Lights Historic Site Celebrates Its 150th Anniversary

By Celia Belmonte HIGHLANDS – The Twin Lights Historic Site marks its sesquicentennial this year with a series of events between now and October, beginning on Sunday, June 24, with Twin...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Scene On Film: “Snow White and the Huntsman”

By Joan Ellis Whatever your age you will probably watch Snow White and the Huntsman in a contained sense of terror. Branches curl, rocks morph into monsters, armored soldiers attack...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Dishing, Dressing and Drinking in Asbury

By Celia Belmonte The city’s sleepers, best bets and the tried and true Cubacan? Bored of your old beach cover-up? Itching to experience something different but don’t have time to...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Scharmann Family Now Has Two Generations of Eagle Scouts

LITTLE SILVER – Red Bank Regional senior Eric Scharmann recent­ly earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest honor in the Boy Scouts. With this major accomplishment, Eric and his...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Three Days of Fun on the Navesink

By Carey Neff Riverfest chalks up another successful outing in Red Bank RED BANK – “Fun, food, and music by the river,” is how Kelly Grubb of Manalapan described why...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Dining at the Jersey Shore

ASBURY PARK America’s Cup Coffee Company 633 Cookman Ave., 732-988-2000 The shop roasts its own coffee beans on site, helping to create an oasis for the customer seeking an authentic cup...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Raising Awareness at a Lemonade Stand

Tony Salerno rides a pony at the June 2 seventh annual Alex’s Lemonade Stand event, hosted by Gloria Nilson Realtors, Shrewsbury office. Tony is an “Alex’s Lemonade Hero” who is...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Shore Events

This is a listing of some of the many events being held during Summer at the Jersey Shore: Asbury Park *June 30, July 1 – The 24th Annual Asbury Park...

June 7, 2012 | comments

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