Tag: Middletown

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

History & Art for ‘Chhange’: The Power of Individuals and Memory

By Tedi Pascarella | MIDDLETOWN – Remembering the past is often the only way to ensure a better present and future. In its 38th year – and fifth as a...

May 22, 2017 | comments

Port Belford Plan Ready To Set Sail

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – Anticipated plans for a cultural and commercial revival in one section of the township have finally come to fruition. Still reeling from damage incurred...

May 18, 2017 | comments

Abandoned Boat In the Shrewsbury River

By Jay Cook | HIGHLANDS – Marked by three white plastic drums, a disintegrating hull and rails from the bow protruding above the surface, an abandoned vessel is sinking in...

May 16, 2017 | comments

A Look Inside ‘Village 35’

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – A sprawling, untouched parcel of land in Middletown has been the center of conversation over planned development versus conservation for nearly two decades. Whether...

May 14, 2017 | comments

Commentary: Keansburg – The Best Kept Secret

Contributed by Cliff Moore | Keansburg has more to celebrate this year than its Centennial. There are over 50 new events planned to take place this year on the beach....

May 12, 2017 | comments

More Local Police Outfitted With Body-Worn Cameras

By John Burton | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS — Police Chief Jerry Vasto told a story about a traffic stop he had while on duty a couple of years ago. It was...

May 11, 2017 | comments

Wegmans Signs On To Village 35 Project

By Jay Cook MIDDLETOWN – If the contentious Village 35 project is ultimately approved, one of the region’s largest grocers – Wegmans Food Market – will definitely have a home...

May 7, 2017 | comments

Restaurant Review: Giorgia

You most certainly “can’t judge a book…..” Who would expect a small, 40-seat restaurant, located in a former warehouse, which is also occupied by a gymnastics center for kids, to...

May 3, 2017 | comments