New Shore Regional Surf Team Will Hit the Waves

    By Jenna O’Donnell | WEST LONG BRANCH – A group of Shore Regional students are making waves at their high school and they’ll soon be riding them, too,...

June 5, 2017 | comments

GOP Freeholder Candidates Face Some Challenge in Primary

By John Burton | This year’s primary ballot will have more than the party line of Republican candidates for GOP voters to select, not just for governor but for freeholders...

June 5, 2017 | comments

NJ Summer Flounder Season Hits a Snag

  By Jay Cook | Efforts to compromise on what New Jersey representatives believe are draconian recreational fishing regulations were sunk last week, meaning the summer flounder season could potentially...

June 5, 2017 | comments

Donovan’s Reef Finally Reopens

  By John Burton | SEA BRIGHT – It was a busy day last Friday at the newly rebuilt Donovan’s Reef, as it prepared for its long-awaited reopening. Contractors worked furiously,...

June 2, 2017 | comments

Restaurant Review: Hotel Tides

  Looking for a rich serving of history along with your dinner? If so, the restaurant at the Hotel Tides, on a quiet side street in Asbury Park, will fill...

June 1, 2017 | comments

The Writers’ Tale: A Room of Their Own

By Eileen Toomey | The high ceilings, brick walls and exposed ductwork make you feel like you are in a loft in Brooklyn, not a writing studio in Red Bank....

June 1, 2017 | comments

Mad Hatter Approved Again But Still Faces Legal Challenge

By John Burton | SEA BRIGHT – It was déjà vu all over again last week for both sides involved in the Mad Hatter project. The borough land use board...

June 1, 2017 | comments

State of the Shore Report Focuses on Beach Erosion

By Alex Mitsiopoulos | LONG BRANCH – The 15th Annual State of the Shore Media Event, hosted by the New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium, took place on Wednesday at McLoone’s...

June 1, 2017 | comments

Mayor Mulls Resident’s Plan to Calm Traffic, Create Parking

By John Burton | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – A plan to reconfigure traffic on a portion of the borough’s main thoroughfare in the commercial district to offer some relief from the...

May 31, 2017 | comments

TEDxNavesink Explores New Identity as TEDxAsbury Park

By Jenna O’Donnell | ASBURY PARK – For a teenager, the daily onslaught of violence and injustice on the news can be a lot to deal with. Last year, when...

May 31, 2017 | comments

Traffic Congestion Tops List of Village 35 Fears

  By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – With a large-scale development planned along Route 35, concerns over the traffic impact have piqued the township’s interest. On May 18, the Middletown...

May 30, 2017 | comments

Marking 80 Years, Red Bank Library Opens History Room

By John Burton | RED BANK — Libraries are more than books. And that is especially true of Red Bank’s 80-year-old public lending library, which offers a slice of history with...

May 30, 2017 | comments

Sea Turtle Advocates Explain How to Help Turtles in Need

By Lily Marten | An educational talk on how to pro- tect endangered sea turtles drew over 30 local residents to Bayshore Waterfront Park Activity Center on Thursday. Brandi Biehl,...

May 28, 2017 | comments

Local Skateboarding Company Ramps Up

By Alex Mitsiopoulos | MIDDLETOWN – For years corporations have dominated the merchandising side of skateboarding. But lately skateboarders seem to be reclaiming the original spirit that gave the activity...

May 28, 2017 | comments

New Public Parks at Fort to Remember The Fallen

By Laura D.C. Kolnoski | FORT MONMOUTH – Just in time for Memorial Day, Flag Day, and the Fort Monmouth Centennial, the first of three new veterans’ monument parks on...

May 28, 2017 | comments

When Summer Heats Up, Take A Hike

By M. J. Alvarez | You don’t need any special equipment to enjoy an escape from the heat of the sun during summer. A pair of running shoes will be...

May 28, 2017 | comments

Coverage of Village 35 / Shoppes at Middletown

Reporters at the Two River Times have been covering the controversial proposed development since May, 2016

May 27, 2017 | comments

New Cell Tower Raises Concerns in Little Silver

By Jenna O’Donnell | LITTLE SILVER – Concerned residents are urging borough officials to find a way to rid their neighborhood of a newly erected cellular tower many of them...

May 26, 2017 | comments

Drink Pink – Or Blush Or Gold Or Peach

By Tori and Sasha Sickles | Some summer trends never die – Ray Ban shades, Italian ice at Strollo’s Lighthouse, and the tropical sounds of Jimmy Buffet will live on...

May 26, 2017 | comments

2017 Memorial Day Weekend Events In The Two River Area

By Alex Mitsiopoulos | Friday, May 27 The Highlands’ Memorial Day Parade will start at 1 p.m. at Huddy Park and end at Veterans Park. All are invited to the...

May 25, 2017 | comments

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