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COLTS NECK LIBRARY EVENTS

COLTS NECK LIBRARY EVENTS FOR ADULTS Book Discussion: “The Submission” by Amy Waldman September 3, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. September 5, 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. “The Submission” opens with a Manhattan jury’s charge to choose a memorial for the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attack. Through a blind admissions process, the jury is torn between two design finalists, but eventually, decides on the Garden, a four-square geometric design with a pavilion. When the jury learns that the plan they ...

“ GROW MONMOUTH” OFFERS FAÇADE IMPROVEMENT “Made in Monmouth” Event on September 28 by Laura Kolnoski

"GROW MONMOUTH” OFFERS FAÇADE IMPROVEMENT “Made in Monmouth” Event on September 28 by Laura Kolnoski A total of $75,000 has been earmarked for the new Grow Monmouth Façade Improvement Program, intended to help eligible, privately held commercial buildings upgrade the look of their businesses. Announced last month by Thomas Arnone, director of the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the program uses HUD Community Development Block Grant funds that were de-obligated by ...

NJ “RUN FOR THE FALLEN” TO HONOR AND REMEMBER NEW JERSEY SOLDIERS, SAILORS, AIRMEN, AND MARINES KILLED IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN

NJ “RUN FOR THE FALLEN” TO HONOR AND REMEMBER NEW JERSEY SOLDIERS, SAILORS, AIRMEN, AND MARINES KILLED IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN In an apolitical reflection of remembrance, a team of 32 active duty members of the military from Joint Base McGuire- Dix-Lakehurst, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, and other locations across the U.S. will come together to embark on a 180+ mile run to honor every New Jersey service member killed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom, and Operation ...

NEWCOMERS & NEIGHBORS CLUB OF COLTS NECK AND HOLMDEL INVITES AREA RESIDENTS TO BE GUESTS IN SEPTEMBER

 NECK AND HOLMDEL INVITES AREA RESIDENTS TO BE GUESTS IN SEPTEMBER The Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Colts Neck and Holmdel will hold the first meeting of the new season on September 12 at 9:30 a.m. at Colts Neck Firehouse #2, located at 50 Conover Road. Any resident of Monmouth County or surrounding areas is welcome to attend the meeting, enjoy coffee and refreshments, meet friends, and enjoy a presentation on the activities, social events, and community service of the club. For inform...

COLTS NECK ART & CRAFT HARVEST FEST

COLTS NECK ART & CRAFT HARVEST FEST The exciting Colts Neck Art & Craft Harvest Fest is back, and there’s something for everyone! Explore fine art and handmade crafts by both local and exhibitors from around the country, featuring original fine arts in oils, watercolors, photography, and sculpture. There will also be handmade crafts in stained glass, wood, Victorian, jewelry, glass, pottery, and more. Enjoy live music, delicious food, and great shopping indoors under the big tents. ...

ENJOY A SUPERB CELEBRATION AT SIXTH ANNUAL HOLIDAY EXPRESS SUNSET BENEFIT CLAMBAKE By Joanne Colella

ENJOY A SUPERB CELEBRATION AT SIXTH ANNUAL HOLIDAY EXPRESS SUNSET BENEFIT CLAMBAKE By Joanne Colella If you are a veteran of the many fundraisers that tend to fill the calendar throughout the year, dispel any impressions of those events, no matter how wonderful they may have been. If you are a first-time benefit attendee looking for a tremendous cause that is worth your support, seek no further. And if you are merely scouting out opportunities to enjoy one of the most spectacular, festive ...

MONMOUTH COUNTY LIBRARY SEPTEMBER HAPPENINGS By Laura Kolnoski

MONMOUTH COUNTY LIBRARY SEPTEMBER HAPPENINGS By Laura Kolnoski Listen to the Music! Two special concerts are scheduled at Monmouth County Library Headquarters, 125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan. At 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 29, Tim McLoone and The Shirleys, along with the Atlantic Coast Band, will perform a free tribute to the music of great girl groups. Tim McLoone, a noted area restaurateur and philanthropist, is founder and leader of Holiday Express, which plays free concerts that ...

COLTS NECK ALLIANCE REMINDS RESIDENTS ABOUT THE “GOOD SAMARITAN LAW”

COLTS NECK ALLIANCE REMINDS RESIDENTS ABOUT THE “GOOD SAMARITAN LAW” Anita Dedalis of the Colts Neck Alliance reminds all residents about what is called the “Good Samaritan Law.” Signed into law earlier this year, the law encourages people to immediately call emergency or medical personnel if they suspect someone is overdosing from illegal or prescription drugs. About the law, Department of Human Services Commissioner Jennifer Velez said, “We need to get the word out that, in the ...

PUBLIC SAFETY NEWS FROM THE MONMOUTH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE By Laura Kolnoski

PUBLIC SAFETY NEWS FROM THE MONMOUTH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE By Laura Kolnoski Public/Private Emergency Preparedness Partnerships with Businesses, Healthcare Last month, the Monmouth County Office of Emergency Management (OEM), overseen by Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden, held its first an informational and networking program for businesses, designed to strengthen emergency preparedness and response. This new program is part of ongoing efforts to evaluate how the county prepares, ...

UNION BEACH LEADERS RECEIVE PRAISE FOR “GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND” IN THE WAKE OF SUPERSTORM SANDY

UNION BEACH LEADERS RECEIVE PRAISE FOR “GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND” IN THE WAKE OF SUPERSTORM SANDY The Colts Neck-based organization Operation Provide Comfort (OPC) presented outstanding service awards to the Union Beach mayor, council members, town administrator, and emergency service personnel at a recent borough council meeting for “service that went above and beyond to the residents of Union Beach during and after Superstorm Sandy.” “These admirable men and women -- 30 in all -- ...