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Concert to Benefit Sandy Ground Project Sept. 8

HIGHLANDS – One of the most Super Storm Sandy-devastated towns along the Jersey Shore will be rocking and rolling on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 8, as the iconic Southside Johnny, Bon...

August 30, 2013 | comments

FEMA Increases Funding to Reimburse Area Towns

By John Burton Area towns hit by Super Storm Sandy and still working to return to normal are going to get a little extra federal help. The Federal Emergency Management...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Little Library a Big Plus for Highlands Readers

By John Burton   HIGHLANDS – Books and reading are important to Christine Mihok. When Super Storm Sandy blasted through Highlands last October, severely damaging the borough’s small, modest library...

June 21, 2013 | comments

Help for Highlands Arrives by the Hundreds

By John Burton HIGHLANDS – Saturday was a day of giving and grateful receiving for scores of volunteers and borough residents and business owners as they continue the arduous task...

May 3, 2013 | comments

Highlands to Zumba its Way Toward Mammogram Awareness

By Michele J. Kuhn HIGHLANDS – Combine fun and camaraderie with exercise and the opportunity to make women aware of the necessity of mammograms and what do you get? You...

April 26, 2013 | comments

Volunteers to Pour Into Highlands Saturday to Help Town Rebuild

By John Burton HIGHLANDS – Saturday is all about helping friends, fellow business owners and maybe total strangers who are in need after what Super Storm Sandy has wrought. That’s...

April 26, 2013 | comments

Highlands St. Pat’s Day Parade March 23

HIGHLANDS – The Highlands Business Partnership will present its the 11th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 23, with nearly 100 marching units. Bagpipers, marching bands, Irish...

March 15, 2013 | comments

Love of Highlands and Flowers Celebrated This Valentine’s Day

By John Burton HIGHLANDS – Valentine’s Day is an important day for many, but most definitely for a florist. This year, it’s more important than ever for Nancy Burton. Burton’s...

February 15, 2013 | comments

Highlands Finds the Kindness of Strangers

By John Burton HIGHLANDS – While the trip from their Maryland home to Highlands was a long one, it was something Colin and Kristen Renick wanted to do, felt compelled...

November 26, 2012 | comments

Paying it Forward From Florida to Highlands

By Michele J. Kuhn   The municipal workers in Punta Gorda, Fla., know what it’s like to continue working as the community around you tries to recover from a disaster...

November 16, 2012 | comments

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