Tag: Super Storm Sandy

Township Administrator Recognized for Sandy Service

  Anthony P. Mercantante, Middletown township administrator, right, receives a state resolution and local proclamation from State Assemblywoman Amy Handlin and Mayor Gerard P. Scharfenberger. Mercantante was recognized for his...

August 2, 2013 | comments

Concert to Aid Sandy Victims Aug. 3 at PNC Center

HOLMDEL – Super Storm Sandy did not pick and choose its victims when it devastated the Jersey Shore last fall, nor did it play any favorites. Marc Roberge, lead singer...

August 2, 2013 | comments

Sea Bright Dunesday Celebrates 20th Year with New Venue, Same Spirit

By Brian Deakyne SEA BRIGHT – Few things have been the same in Sea Bright and neighboring towns since Super Storm Sandy devastated the area last fall. But on Saturday,...

July 26, 2013 | comments

State to Offer Grants for Those Looking to Elevate Homes

By John Burton TRENTON – The Christie Administration announced it will be making $100 million in grants available to owners looking to elevate their homes, offering some protection from future...

July 26, 2013 | comments

Faith, Community Service and Summer Fun

By Stephanie Manley LONG BRANCH – The Jewish Federation of Mon­mouth County is giving back to the shore community so devastated by Super Storm Sandy. The federation has created a...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Red Cross Awards $2 Million Grant to Habitat for Humanity

TINTON FALLS – The American Red Cross HAS awarded a $2 million grant to Habitat for Humanity International to repair homes damaged by Super Storm Sandy across the state of...

July 12, 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

Fewer Swim Teams This Summer Due to Sandy

By John Burton SEA BRIGHT – Another effect from Sandy will be fewer meets and fewer swim teams for the area beach clubs this summer. Long a tradition for the...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Municipal Administrators Honored for Work

TRENTON – Eleven members of the New Jersey Municipal Management Associ­ation were among 34 borough, city, and township administrators from Monmouth County recognized in a joint resolution by the New...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Oceanport Library Reopens July 1

OCEANPORT – The Oceanport branch of the Mon­mouth County Library will reopen on Monday, July 1, eight months after sustaining extensive flood damage during Super Storm Sandy. “The Monmouth County...

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

Four Area Towns Get Low-Cost FEMA Loans

TRENTON – Four Two-River area municipalities have received funding from Community Disaster Loans through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The low-interest loan program helps eligible jurisdictions that have suffered...

June 21, 2013 | comments

State to Help Residents with Sandy-Related Grants

By John Burton LITTLE SILVER – Borough residents interested in applying for state grants for help with Sandy-related repairs are invited to come to borough hall on Friday, June 21,...

June 21, 2013 | comments

Dramatic Images Tell the Tale

Owner of Bahr’s Produces Book of Sandy Photos By John Burton HIGHLANDS – Lives are moving forward, homes and businesses are being rebuilt, but the images of the storm will remain...

June 14, 2013 | comments

Strength from Adversity

RBR students come together during a difficult year By John Burton LITTLE SILVER – It’s been a tough year. The Red Bank Regional High School community has had its share...

June 14, 2013 | comments

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