Land Conservation Surrounding NWS Earle Could Grow

There is interest in preserving 5,000 acres of land surrounding the U.S. Navy base in Monmouth County.

March 5, 2019 | comments

In the Worst Weather, Help for the Homeless

Letter of thanks by Steve Heisman, Executive Director HABcore, Inc. Gwendolyn O. Love, Executive Director Lunch Break The HABcore Board of Trustees is pleased to see that options for the...

March 1, 2019 | comments

A Golden Anniversary for Shrewsbury’s Party Corner

By Christina Johnson SHREWSBURY – Party Corner, the boutique at 19 Newman Springs Road East long known for tent and party supply rentals, is celebrating its own special milestone: 50...

March 2, 2019 | comments

From High School Musicals to Broadway Supper Club

By Mary Ann Bourbeau MIDDLETOWN – By day, Rob Kevlin works as a speech pathologist. But he has another side to him, one that will be showcased as he celebrates...

March 1, 2019 | comments

Shrewsbury Guild of Creative Arts Improves Access For All

By Laura D.C. Kolnoski SHREWSBURY – The goal of making art accessible to all just advanced in the borough with the completion of front and rear entrance improvement projects at...

March 1, 2019 | comments

Along the Shore, Every Seashell Has A Story

Photos by Patrick Olivero MIDDLETOWN – Seashells are a quintessential part of the Jersey Shore life, but have you ever stopped to wonder where they come from? Monmouth County Parks...

March 1, 2019 | comments

Shrewsbury Service Honors Life of WWII POW

By Rick Geffken SHREWSBURY – Zack Roberts remembered the bitter cold during the Battle of Anzio in February 1944. In a recorded interview at Brookdale Community College several years ago,...

February 27, 2019 | comments

Wanted: Refillable Water Bottle Stations for Fair Haven Fields

FAIR HAVEN – On a normal spring weekend Fair Haven Fields is a hive of athletic competition with players, crowds and other patrons buzzing around baseball and softball diamonds, lacrosse...

February 28, 2019 | comments

After 62 Years, the Shrewsbury Chorale Sings On

By Eileen Moon If music be the food of love, as Shakespeare proposed in his play, “Twelfth Night,” it’s no wonder that members of the Shrewsbury Chorale continue to gather...

February 26, 2019 | comments

Fort Tours Planned For Oceanport

By Laura D.C. Kolnoski OCEANPORT – Bruce Steadman, executive director of the Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority (FMERA) announced Monday that free tours are being organized of fort properties within...

February 27, 2019 | comments

Middletown Wants Microgrid Grant for Emergency Power

By Philip Sean Curran MIDDLETOWN – A New York-based real estate and infrastructure investment firm said last week that it is interested in partnering with Middletown on the construction of...

February 26, 2019 | comments

Mediation: Don’t Sign Anything Without Your Attorney

When facing mediation, be prepared by bringing independent counsel.

February 25, 2019 | comments

Poet Ed Ryterband on ‘Life on Cloud Eight’

Poet Ed Ryterband of Shrewsbury has just released his book "Life on Cloud Eight."

February 22, 2019 | comments

T. Thomas Fortune Foundation Hires New Curator, Holds Preview

With a new curator in place, Red Bank's T. Thomas Fortune House preview is set for this weekend.

February 21, 2019 | comments

Restaurant Review: Café 28

Chef Mohamed's Café 28 in Ocean Township is a culinary adventure of Middle Eastern flavors.

February 21, 2019 | comments

Budding Rumson Star Comes to the Basie

By Mary Ann Bourbeau RED BANK – Alexandra Bradley is a swing performer in the national tour of “The Sound of Music.” As a swing, she performs two different roles...

February 22, 2019 | comments

Color-Infused Orchid Show Is An Escape From Bleak Winter

Photos by Patrick Olivero HOLMDEL – Dearborn Market’s light-filled garden center was awash with vibrant colors last weekend for the Deep Cut Orchid Society’s 22nd Annual Orchid Show. Visitors were...

February 21, 2019 | comments

Open Skate is Great at The Armory in Red Bank

Photos by Patrick Olivero RED BANK – When the Red Bank Armory Ice Complex is open for public skating on the weekend, the rink fills with fun seekers, young and...

February 20, 2019 | comments

Sojourner Truth’s Story For A New Generation

By Rick Geffken “Ain’t I a Woman?” asked Sojourner Truth in 1851 in her legendary speech at the Women’s Rights Convention in Akron, Ohio. One hundred and seventy-five years later,...

February 22, 2019 | comments

Pickleball Fans Make The Case For Dedicated Courts

By Philip Sean Curran Pickleball, a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping-pong, has become popular in Monmouth County, where players this week urged county officials to provide additional courts for...

February 21, 2019 | comments