Articles Posted in the Town Journal Category

  • Leadership members of the various Red Bank Regional High School parent groups are joining forces to create one organization, called The Buc Backer. Among those involved are, from left: Judy Bonanno, Buc Backer Booster Club; Ilene Reynolds, RBR PTO; Paul Noglows, RBR Education Foundation; Cathy Reardon, Buc Backer Booster Club; and Rhea Goldsmith, The RBR Visual & Performing Arts Parent Group. 
--Courtesy RBR

    RBR Parent Groups Merge to Form New Nonprofit

    RED BANK – The Red Bank Regional (RBR) Buc Backer Foundation announced its formation as a new nonprofit entity dedicated to supporting Red Bank Regional High School. The new “Buc Backer” Foundation is the result…

  • About Town: Week of July 11

      MIDDLETOWN Rebecca’s Reel Quilters of Poricy Park will hold its Annual Handmade Quilt Raffle to benefit Poricy Park. The handmade quilt is designed, created and donated by members of the quilting group. The quilt…

  • Acting Library Director Judith Tolchin, left, Freeholder Director Lillian G. Burry, center, and Monmouth County Library Commission Chair Renee B. Swartz at the Eastern Branch Library in Shrewsbury with the multicultural award given to the Monmouth County Library by the New Jersey State Library for its participation in The Big Read.
--Courtesy Monmouth County Library

    Monmouth County Library honored for The Big Read

    :   The New Jersey State Library has honored the Monmouth County Library with an award for multicultural programming for the 2013 program The Big Read. The Monmouth County Library was one of three New…

  • Community Blackberry Pick to be Held at Parker Homestead

      LITTLE SILVER –The Parker Homestead-1665, located at 235 Rumson Road, has announced its first-ever Community Blackberry Pick on Saturdays, July 19 and July 26. Rain dates for both are scheduled for the following Sundays,…

  • About Town

    ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS The Affordable Housing Alliance will present a program to help individuals impacted by Super Storm Sandy at its new Housing Recovery Resource Center, located at 171 First Ave. Restoring Credit After Sandy will…

  • Committee members working on a July 26 reunion for former Markham Place School students are: seated, from left, Dana Dillon Walling, Sandy Blakelock, Diane Marshall Gradone, Kathi Pennington Stonaker and Thayne Huhn Tessenholtz; standing from left, Chicky Bruno, Mark Fitzsimmons and Larry Campanella. Not pictured, Stephen Dill.
--Courtesy Markham Place School

    Markham Place School Reunion Planned for July 26

      LITTLE SILVER – Markham Place School Alumni from 1960-1979 will be gathering at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at the school for a group photo followed by a tour. Many have not been in…

  • ‘The Fiesta’ Wins for RBR Juniors

    LITTLE SILVER – The winner of the Red Bank Regional High School District (RBR) and Sickles Market Battle of the Class Sandwiches is the junior class, with their top selling sandwich, “The Fiesta ’15” which…

  • About Town: Week of June 27

    RUMSON Clean Ocean Action (COA) and Surfers’ Environmental Alliance (SEA) are holding a 2014 Shore Paddle on Sunday, July 13, at Victory Park. The stand-up paddle (SUP) event on the Navesink River will celebrate the…

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    Happy Father’s Day

    A man and two boys spend Father’s Day afternoon paddling a canoe around Marlu Lake at Thompson Park in Lincroft. –Photo by Scott Longfield    

  • Rumson Garden Club Presents Scholarship

    RUMSON ­– The Rumson Garden Club (RGC) has awarded its annual scholarship in memory of Rita Morgan Boyle to Ethan Sackett. Sackett, a Rumson resident and 2014 graduate of High Technology High School in Lincroft,…