Two Private Gardens Available to Visit June 30 on ‘Open Day”

This year two Monmouth County gardens, one in Rumson and one in Spring Lake, are on the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday,...

June 28, 2012 | comments

Rumson Student Barrels Ahead Eagle Scout Award Project

SANDY HOOK – The New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium’s (NJSGC) headquarters at Sandy Hook is now home to a new rain barrel installation project that resulted from a team effort...

June 28, 2012 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Keep Pets Safe in Hot Weather To the Editor: With scorching temperatures expected across many parts of the country over the next few days, I wanted to take this opportunity to...

June 21, 2012 | comments

RiverCenter Girls Night Out Called a Success

RED BANK — Red Bank RiverCenter held its first Girls Night Out on June 7 and expects the event to become a biannual gathering. The free night on the town...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Area High Schools Hold Commencement Exercises

LINCROFT – Christian Brothers Academy graduated 233 students on May 24 at Brookdale Community College. The valedictorian was Michael Baynell. The salutatorian was Christian Korwer. Officiates of the ceremony included:...

June 21, 2012 | comments

A Taste of Highlands

By Anastasia Millicker 20 restaurants and other shops to offer food, drink and fun June 23 HIGHLANDS – The first Taste of Highlands tour will be launched Saturday, June 23,...

June 21, 2012 | comments

FH Celebrates

By John Burton Parade, party and fireworks mark borough’s 100th FAIR HAVEN – It was all beaming smiles and clear sunny skies, hot dogs, music and fun as the crowds...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Ranney School Graduates 62

By John Burton WEST LONG BRANCH – The 62 graduates of the Ranney School Class of 2012 were hailed by commencement speakers as exemplary role models who will be moving on to...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Monmouth County Prosecutor Nominated for Superior Court

By John Burton FREEHOLD – A black robe may be in the near future for the Monmouth County prosecutor. Listed among the slate of eight nominees Gov. Chris Christie had announced...

June 21, 2012 | comments

RB Wins Round in Fight to Keep Equipment Off Sidewalks

By John Burton RED BANK – The borough scored a victory this week against New Jersey Natural Gas as a Superior Court judge blocked the gas company’s bid to get borough-opposed...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Scene On Film: “Moonrise Kingdom”

By Joan Ellis Moonrise King­dom is a marvelously goofy concoction that makes us smile in wonder at the mind that created it. The initial seed, apparently, was Wes Anderson’s memory...

June 21, 2012 | comments

RBC Seniors Tell Freshmen T­he Value of Self-Respect

By Anastasia Millicker Although Red Bank Catholic seniors have graduated, a group of them hopes they left an impact on current and incoming freshmen with their “I love me” campaign....

June 21, 2012 | comments

Family Friendly Pong Game Developed by Middletown Man

By Anastasia Millicker MIDDLETOWN – Township resident Kevin Brown is trying to change the image of the game beer pong with his portable, family-friendly Point Pong game. When his daughter and...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Networking at Breakfast

The Two Rivers Women in Business Consortium held its monthly networking breakfast at Bingham Hall in Rumson. Local life coach and leadership consultant Jamie Sussel Turner offered a presentation about...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Heritage House Realty Helps Sponsor Parkinson’s Foundation

RED BANK – Heritage House Sotheby’s Inter­national Realty recently participated as a sponsor at Parkinson’s Disease and Exercise, a Parkinson’s Disease Foundation event highlighting the importance of exercise as a...

June 21, 2012 | comments

M’town Summer Concert Series Returns to Normandy Park

MIDDLETOWN – The township’s summer concert series returns this year with a new sponsor and an all-new lineup of performers. The Middletown Township Education Association (MTEA) has pledged $10,000 to...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Skywatch For The Week Of June 22-29, 2012

By Flo Higgins You are special! Cancer people are sensitive, emotional and extremely intuitive. But, because Cancer is ruled by the moon, they have strong emotions and so they appear...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Atoning

Yes, I admit I am a weakling. Ask my good friends and family and they will attest to my lack of physical strength. I’ve made a second career of avoiding...

June 20, 2012 | comments

Parents Angry over Dismissal of Holy Cross Teacher

By John Burton   RUMSON — A group of parents and students at Holy Cross School are still seeking answers about why a fourth-grade teacher was dismissed at the end...

June 15, 2012 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Middletown Township Committee Moves to Abandon Strong Pay-to-Play Rules To the Editor: On May 21, the Middletown Township Committee introduced Ordinance 2012-3060, which loosens the township’s pay-to-play rules and reinstates the...

June 15, 2012 | comments

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