The General From Shrewsbury

ACCORDING TO THE 1930 Federal Census, a family with the surname Graves lived on Sycamore Avenue in Shrewsbury, on block 171-176. The census listed it as a private home with...

February 24, 2012 | comments

Midd North Comes Up Short In Title Bid, Falls To Colts Neck In Semi’s

By Ryan Fennell Middletown – Middletown North’s run at the Shore Conference title was stopped in its tracks on Wednesday night when the Cougars of Colts Neck handed down a...

February 23, 2012 | comments

Midd South Cruises Past Wall, Heads To Handchen Cup Finals

By Brian Deakyne WALL — With their future opponent in attendance, Middletown South did not disappoint. The top-seeded Eagles had no trouble in advancing to the Handchen Cup finals, where...

February 23, 2012 | comments

Rotchford OT Goal Sends RFH to First Dowd Cup Final

By Brian Deakyne RED BANK — In the midst of the madness around them, Rumson-Fair Haven forwards Hunter Rotchford and Brian Robinson didn’t take note at who scored the game-winning...

February 23, 2012 | comments

Carlos Rodriguez Named Executive Director Of Food Bank

The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties appointed Carlos M. Rodriguez as the organization’s new executive director. Robert P. Brown, chairman of The FoodBank’s board of trustees, welcomed Rodriguez.  “I...

February 23, 2012 | comments

Scene on Film: Oscars 2011

By Joan Ellis 2011 brought us the usual mix of good, bad, and indifferent movies that were linked, inexcusably, by interminable barren stretches. There were far too many weeks when...

February 23, 2012 | comments

Middletown Business Association Hosts Feb. 29 Networking Event

The newly-formed Middletown Business Association (MBA) will host a “meet and greet” style networking event on Wednesday, Feb. 29 at Two River Community Bank, 1250 Highway 35 South, Middletown, beginning...

February 22, 2012 | comments

Mommy, I’m Bored!

[private] There’s an alternative to television on a wintry Sunday afternoon—it’s called good old-fashioned creativity  By Julie Davis We’ve been pretty lucky in 2012. Mother Nature has given us a...

February 21, 2012 | comments

Silver Anniversary Is Golden For Red Bank’s Chetkin Gallery

by Lisa Girard Stroll into Chetkin Gallery on Red Bank’s Wharf Avenue and you’ll enter a world of classic, timeless beauty. The Madison Avenue-style gallery, which is celebrating its 25th...

February 21, 2012 | comments

Found Around Town: Wall Candy

Create interest in any room with this eclectic selection of wall confections   by Julie Davis Walls are a blank canvas, begging to be adorned. Left bare, they’re simply an...

February 21, 2012 | comments

Masters of Their Craft: Three women, three art forms, all at the top of their tr...

  By Lisa Girard Monmouth County, known for its miles of sandy beaches and cozy communities, is also mecca for the arts. Three local women have been recognized for artistic...

February 21, 2012 | comments

Family And Children’s Service Names New Chair

Little Silver resident Debbie O’Donoghue was recently named chair of the board of directors of Family and Children’s Service (FCS), Monmouth County’s oldest non-profit social service agency, succeeding Dolores Klein...

February 17, 2012 | comments

RFH Girls Indoor Wins NJSIAA CJ Group 2 Title

Toms River – On February 7, in Toms River, the Rumson Fair Haven High School girls’ indoor track team won, for the first time in school history, the NJSIAA Indoor...

February 17, 2012 | comments

Midd South Top Seed In Handchen Cup, RFH No. 2 In Dowd

By Brian Deakyne RED BANK — The Eagles left no doubt. In a game for first place in the Shore A, Middletown South (14-5-2) got two third period goals from...

February 17, 2012 | comments

Shore Conference Tournament Update – Basketball 2.17.12

SCT Second Round Results BOYS (1) Colts Neck, 74 – (17) Toms River South, 46 (9) Asbury Park, 61 – (8) Raritan, 59 Next – (9) Asbury Park vs. (1)...

February 17, 2012 | comments

Debra Camal M.D.Named Medical Director Of Meridian’s Breast Program

Debra Camal, M.D., FACS has taken on a new and expanded role with Meridian Health, as medical director of the breast program under Meridian Cancer Care. Camal has been a...

February 17, 2012 | comments

No Two Children Are Alike

THEY SAY NO two children are alike even if they are raised in the same home and have the same biological parents.  However, I think my two children have taken...

February 17, 2012 | comments

Discussions Begin On Repair or Replacement of Sea Bright-Rumson Bridge

By John Burton RUMSON — State, county and local officials gathered at Borough Hall on Wednesday for the first of what is expected to be a series of meetings on...

February 17, 2012 | comments

Sickles Market Hosts RBR ‘Battle of the Sandwiches’

LITTLE SILVER – Red Bank Regional High School students engaged in a “Battle of the Classes’ Sandwich Contest at Sickles Market last Saturday, The event, which introduced Sickles new line...

February 17, 2012 | comments

GOP Celebrates Lincoln Day

Area Republicans gathered at the Shore Casino in Atlantic Highlands last Sunday, Feb. 12 for their annual Lincoln Day Dinner. Among the attendees were Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno and State...

February 17, 2012 | comments

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