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Highlands Anticipates Restoration of Beloved Boardwalk

HIGHLANDS – The elevated deck overlooking the mouth of the Shrewsbury River, affectionately called “the Boardwalk” by locals, was smashed in Super Storm Sandy. But now it’s being pieced together...

May 7, 2015 | comments

Highlands Residents Wins Top Woman Entrepreneur Award

HIGHLANDS – Carol “CJ” Stafford of High lands, the owner of Stafford Communications Group, suddenly lost nearly all of her clients in the economic downturn in 2009. After decades of...

April 17, 2015 | comments

2015 High School Baseball Previews

It was a big year for area scholastic baseball with Shore Regional (Group I) and St. John Vianney (Non-Public A) winning state championships while Christian Brothers Academy was winning both...

April 10, 2015 | comments

Our Lady of Perpetual Help/St. Agnes Pastor Re-Assigned

HIGHLANDS – The Rev. William Lago, pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help/St. Agnes Roman Catholic Church, announced at all masses that he is being re-assigned to another parish on...

April 10, 2015 | comments

Sun Shines on Highlands Irish Parade | Slideshow

A spring snowfall did not freeze plans for the annual Highlands parade Saturday. The marchers and musicians left Huddy Park as planned to the delight of fans who lined the...

March 21, 2015 | comments

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

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