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STUDENT TALENT SHOWCASED AT ANNUAL BASIE AWARDS By Laura Kolnoski

Today’s high school theatrical productions are definitely not your parents’ school plays. This was evidenced during the Eighth Annual Basie Awards Ceremony at Red Bank’s Count Basie Theater in late May, honoring excellence in Monmouth County High School Dramatic and Musical Theater. Skilled student troupes commanded the stage in an enthralling evening of rousing song and dance numbers. Initiated in 2006, the highly-anticipated Basie Awards are a component of the theatre’s community ...

RFH BOYS’ LACROSSE TEAM MAKES HISTORY BY CLINCHING THIRD CONSECUTIVE SHORE CONFERENCE VICTORY

The Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School boys' lacrosse team won the Shore Conference Tournament for the third consecutive year, making them the only team in shore conference history to achieve this feat.  In addition to their historic win of three SCT titles in a row, the RFH Bulldogs have played in the Shore Conference Tournament a record seven times. They are joined by Christian Brothers Academy as the only four-time winners of the boys' lacrosse SCT title. The Bulldogs faced Jackson ...

HOLMDEL KIWANIS FOUNDATION TO HOST ANNUAL GOLF OUTING by Joanne Colella

On Monday, July 15, the Holmdel Kiwanis Foundation will proudly present the 18th Annual Dominick Luccarelli Memorial Golf Outing, to be held at Jumping Brook Country Club in Neptune. Join them this year in honoring Paul J. Hooker, founder of Challenged Youth Sports, as the Holmdel Kiwanis Humanitarian of the Year. Mr. Hooker and his wife Margo started the Challenger Little League Program in Middletown in 1990, so that children with disabilities could participate in organized sports. In June ...

FOUR CANDIDATES FILE TO RUN IN COLTS NECK BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTION IN NOVEMBER

Four candidates seeking three three-year seats on the Colts Neck Board of Education have applied for the seats up for grabs in the annual school election on November 5.  The seats on the board currently held by board members Greg Beriont, Michelle Sidisin-Tan, and Kimberly Eydelman will be on the ballot.  Mr. Beriont and Mrs. Sidisin-Tan have not filed to seek another term, while Mrs. Eydelman will be looking to keep her seat. Mrs. Eydelman has served on the board since last May, when she ...

TIGER MOSQUITO ON THE PROWL By Laura Kolnoski

The acronym “ATM” may have an entirely different meaning this summer. If predictions that our excessively wet spring will foster the breeding of more mosquitoes are accurate, an ATM will become something you want to avoid, rather than visit. In mid-June, the Monmouth County Mosquito Extermination Commission issued a warning for residents to be on the lookout for the Asian tiger mosquito. The Asian tiger mosquito (or ATM), is a medium-sized black and white mosquito with a white stripe ...