Tag: Red Bank

COMMENTARY: Try Another Skin Color On For Size

In the midst of a joyous gathering with music, laughter, and powerful words honoring an American hero, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., in January 2016, for his life-long dedicated work...

February 24, 2016 | comments

A New Life for Liberty Hose Firehouse

By John Burton RED BANK – The home to Liberty Hose volunteer fire company for a century could be destined to become a restaurant and residential development. The owners of...

February 19, 2016 | comments

Dublin House to Commemorate Ireland’s Easter Rebellion

By John Burton “A terrible beauty is born…” “Easter, 1916,” William Butler Yeats RED BANK – Remembering the past and how it shaped the history of their native soil a century...

February 19, 2016 | comments

Segregation in Red Bank Schools: How It Happened and What Can Be Done

By John Burton RED BANK – Public school segregation. It conjures up stark images of a defiant George Wallace in the early 1960s; frightened young students of color with books...

February 19, 2016 | comments

Parking Lot Wayfinding Signs Coming to Red Bank’s Downtown

By John Burton RED BANK – There’s parking to be had in Red Bank’s downtown. The thing is, how to find it. A borough council member and a local restaurant...

February 19, 2016 | comments