Crepaldi, Forand Enjoy Special Night Being Honored By New Jersey Devils

By Rich Chrampanis NEWARK – Middletown South defense-man Demitri Forand and Trinity Hall winger Adriana Crepaldi stood in front of the New Jersey Devils locker room anxious to see who...

January 22, 2019 | comments

Rock Review: Paying Homage

By Chris Spiewak Amy Winehouse, Elvis Presley, Janis Joplin, Kurt Cobain and Buddy Holly are just a few of the many talented musicians taken from us long before their time....

January 23, 2019 | comments

A Jumpsuit to Start a Dialogue

By Mary Ann Bourbeau WEST LONG BRANCH – In August 2012, Sherrill Roland was about to enter the first year of his MFA program at the University of North Carolina...

January 22, 2019 | comments

Restaurant Review: Best of 2018

By Bob Sacks In January, I reflect back on the best dishes I had the pleasure of tasting during the previous 12 months, but it’s a challenge to narrow the...

January 22, 2019 | comments

Red Bank Teachers, District Honored by State

The state recognized the district as a “high performing” educational institute and awarded two faculty members with the Exemplary Educator award.

January 21, 2019 | comments

Red Bank Family YMCA Begins 2019 With New Name, Family Programs

Red Bank Family YMCA opens its doors to talk about new equipment and programming.

January 21, 2019 | comments

Shadowbrook To Auction Off Furnishings, Décor, Mirrors and More

Chandeliers, furniture and decor will be auctioned off on Jan. 26. A preview is the day before.

January 19, 2019 | comments

Stella Maris Will Shine Again

An agreement with a local historical group to save parts of the iconic Shore structure.

January 19, 2019 | comments

Sea Bright Mulls Switching High Schools

SEA BRIGHT – Two neighboring municipalities have partnered with the borough on a feasibility study that will investigate the relocation of Sea Bright high school students to a new school...

January 21, 2019 | comments

Red Bank Parking Situation is ‘Broken,’ Study Says

The study found Red Bank has a deficit of 221 spaces on weekdays and 98 during evening and weekend use, if future development is factored in.

January 23, 2019 | comments

Fair Haven Presents Concept Plans for New Municipal Buildings

Borough officials describe their approach to repairing and improving aging municipal buildings at a public information session.

January 22, 2019 | comments

Fair Haven to Offer More Ways to Enjoy the Riverfront

FAIR HAVEN – In an effort to improve access to the Navesink River, the borough has awarded a contract for engineering design work for two new “pocket parks” and a...

January 21, 2019 | comments

Sea Bright Council Holds First Reorganization Meeting at New Beachfront Pavilion

Sea Bright new beachfront pavilion and library was the location for the first meeting of the borough council in 2019.

January 9, 2019 | comments

Giglio Steps Down After 10 Years Leading Red Bank Regional Football

Nick Giglio has resigned as the head football coach at Red Bank Regional High School following a 10 year tenure.

January 11, 2019 | comments

Mapping History in Red Bank

The volunteer leader of the Red Bank Library's popular walking tour has deep roots in the community.

January 11, 2019 | comments

Fair Haven Boasts Gender Parity on Borough Council

FAIR HAVEN – For the first time in memory, the Borough Council will be comprised of three men and three women. At the Jan. 7 reorganization meeting, some called it...

January 16, 2019 | comments

Shrewsbury Mayor Takes Aim at School Funding

SHREWSBURY – While guiding the district’s legislative leaders through the same elementary school he attended decades ago, Erik Anderson made sure to point out all the outdated infrastructure from his...

January 14, 2019 | comments

Freeholders Focus on Addiction, Affordable Housing

FREEHOLD – A focus on health and housing is on the to-do list of newly elected county freeholders Susan M. Kiley and Gerry P. Scharfenberger, sworn into duty at the Jan....

January 14, 2019 | comments

Middletown Welcomes Three to Township Committee, Perry Is Mayor

MIDDLETOWN – Anthony S. Perry, 28, took his oath of service at the municipality’s annual reorganization meeting Jan. 6. He is believed to be the youngest major in Middletown’s township history....

January 14, 2019 | comments

Wig Warriors Comes to Red Bank

Wig Warriors was founded to help patients deal with the often traumatic, but sometimes overlooked side effects of cancer treatments.

January 18, 2019 | comments