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Student to March in Highlands Parade, Twice!

HIGHLANDS – Henry Hudson Regional High School Junior Alex Braswell has marched in many parades, but the St. Patrick’s Day parade this Saturday in his hometown is probably the first...

March 21, 2015 | comments

NJROTC Unit at MAST Wins Again

SANDY HOOK – Fifty cadets from the Marine Academy of Science and Technology (MAST) NJROTC unit earned the overall first place awards in both the senior and freshman divisions in...

March 20, 2015 | comments

Looking Down The Barrel

HIGHLANDS – A piece of the Battleship New Jersey, BB62, is coming to Highlands, thanks to Gail Hunton and the Monmouth County Park System. One of the original 16” Navy...

March 6, 2015 | comments

Highlands on Display at the Twin Lights

By Muriel Smith HIGHLANDS – The hard work, dedication and patience, to say nothing of energy and pride in their hometown has finally paid off for the Highlands Historical Society....

February 12, 2015 | comments

$40 Million Multiuse Project Brings Hope to Highlands

By Muriel Smith Back in the 1930s and 40s, the little bungalows on Locust Street in Highlands opened out to the wide open beaches along the Shrewsbury River, and kids...

February 7, 2015 | comments

Is Mt. Mitchill Really The Highest Peak?

  By MURIEL J. SMITH With no offense to our friends from the Pine Tree State, it’s really about time they put that old argument about the highest land along...

February 3, 2015 | comments

Volunteers Pitch in to Repair Highlands VFW Post

By John Burton HIGHLANDS — The continuing recovery of this hard-hit borough took another step forward as volunteers took on work at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6902. “It’s...

November 15, 2013 | comments

Mayors Muse About Getting Back Home

By John Burton Super Storm Sandy was a bipartisan storm, displacing both Republican and Democratic mayors, whose homes were damaged it the storm’s wake. Like so many of their constituents,...

October 25, 2013 | comments

Second Highlands Home Falls While Being Elevated

By John Burton HIGHLANDS – Borough officials have been in discussions with state Department of Community Affairs representatives about the circumstances surrounding the falling of the second home being elevated...

September 20, 2013 | comments

Question Remains: How to Protect Highlands?

By John Burton Meeting to be held in October HIGHLANDS – Mayor Frank Nolan knows something has to be done in the borough to prevent it from further flooding and...

September 13, 2013 | comments

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