Tag: highlands

The Bay Avenue Renaissance: Highlands Rebuild Nearing Finish

Story and photos by Jay Cook HIGHLANDS – There was no shortage of hardships in areas affected by Super Storm Sandy throughout the state; shorelines were left unrecognizable, residential districts...

October 17, 2016 | comments

The Story of the Hartshorne Family Dates Back to 1676

Story and photos by Joseph Sapia One of the first things many of us will learn from a new Monmouth County Historical Association exhibit is that we have been saying the...

October 16, 2016 | comments

Ship Aurora: A Treasure For Sandy Hook Wreck Divers

By Jay Cook HIGHLANDS – That old saying “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” for the most part, rings true. Yet for three local scuba divers, that adage could...

October 10, 2016 | comments

Towns Seek Open Space Grant Funds For Public Projects

  By Joseph Sapia Twenty-three municipalities are competing for funds through the 2016 Monmouth County Municipal Open Space Grant Program. The money can be used in a variety of ways,...

October 2, 2016 | comments

Munich Madness Returns to Highlands

  By Mary Ann Bourbeau HIGHLANDS – The beer garden will be bigger and better at the 16th Annual Highlands Oktoberfest, which will be held in Veterans Park from 2...

October 1, 2016 | comments