month : 10/2013 142 results

NAVESINK NEWS BRIEFS By Laura Kolnoski

NAVESINK NEWS BRIEFS By Laura Kolnoski Shrewsbury’s Autumn Harvest Party This year’s Autumn Harvest Party, sponsored by the Shrewsbury Historical Society, is scheduled for Sunday, October 27 at the Evelyn Bonanno home, also known as “Narrowgate Farm.” Recalled by locals as “The Horse Farm on Sycamore Avenue,” this lovely period home at 440 Sycamore Avenue was built by Francis Gilhuly in 1858. “It remains expertly maintained by the Bonanno family,” said Mayor Donald Burden, ...

UNION BEACH FAMILY RETURNING HOME Holmdel Community Church Parsonage Was Post-Sandy Home

UNION BEACH FAMILY RETURNING HOME Holmdel Community Church Parsonage Was Post-Sandy Home   It has been a long journey home for the Burke and Vashey family after Superstorm Sandy, but Jody Burke and Walter Vashey and their family are finally celebrating the installation of their new pre-fabricated house in Union Beach. They are in the process of hooking up the utilities and plumbing, after raising the foundation over 10 feet, according to the new requirements in Union Beach. Walter ...

PAT FAMULARO CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF SERVICE WITH THE COLTS NECK TOWNSHIP BUILDING DEPARTMENT By Tony Senk

By Tony Senk Even though Pat Famularo has been working in the basement of town hall for about 25 years, she knows more about what’s going on in town -- up on ground level -- than many town officials or residents. As the township’s technical assistant to the construction officer, she is Henry Salerno’s right-hand woman, so to speak -- as she was to John Mayerski, who preceded Mr. Salerno in that job. Since she started working for the township in 1988, Mrs. Famularo has talked to and ...

COUNTY PROSECUTOR MAKES NEWS WITH NEW BUILDING, CRIMESTOPPERS PROGRAM By Laura Kolnoski

COUNTY PROSECUTOR MAKES NEWS WITH NEW BUILDING, CRIMESTOPPERS PROGRAM By Laura Kolnoski   Renowned for its low profile, the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office stepped into the spotlight with headline news on multiple fronts recently. Located along Freehold’s Jerseyville Avenue off Business Route 33, the new, green, state-of-the-art prosecutor’s office building officially opened on July 25 with the usual ribbon-cutting fanfare. The big newsmaker that day was the building itself, ...

QUALITY CUSTOMER SERVICE AND AFFORDABLE PRICES SPELL RECIPE FOR SUCCESS AT L&M AUTO CENTER By Tony Senk

QUALITY CUSTOMER SERVICE AND AFFORDABLE PRICES SPELL RECIPE FOR SUCCESS AT L&M AUTO CENTER  By Tony Senk   When Lenny and Marie Cardone opened the L&M Auto Center in Union, New Jersey back in 1966, they could not have imagined how, years later, their sons, now managers of the L&M Auto Center in Lincroft, would so successfully court countless scores of satisfied customers in and around Monmouth County. Marie still owns the Lincroft business, but her sons, Leonard and ...

WORSHIP AND EVENT SCHEDULE FOR OCTOBER AT HOLMDEL COMMUNITY CHURCH

WORSHIP AND EVENT SCHEDULE FOR OCTOBER AT HOLMDEL COMMUNITY CHURCH   October 6 at 10:00 a.m. -- Communion Sunday & Inquirer’s Class The congregation will share Holy Communion in an uplifting liturgy of word and music. Following worship, some will join Rev. Rusty for an “Inquirer’s Class” to learn more about the church’s history and tradition, and others will engage in a presentation of “God in America,” a PBS Frontline video on American religious history. During ...

OCTOBER OUTREACH EVENTS AT COLTS NECK REFORMED CHURCH

OCTOBER OUTREACH EVENTS AT COLTS NECK REFORMED CHURCH   October 2013 Worship Services Sunday, October 6 -- World Wide Communion Sunday. Join the church family, as well as Christians around the globe, for worship and the celebration of the Lord’s Supper. We gather at 9:15 or 11:00 a.m. Celebration Ringers Handbell Choir and Jubilation!, our teenage vocal choir, provide service music. The sermon focus will be on the third of the themes broadly outlined in the Heidelberg Catechism; ...

COUNTRY BAZAAR SET FOR OCTOBER 12

COUNTRY BAZAAR SET FOR OCTOBER 12 Want to get a jump on your holiday shopping? Holmdel Community Church continues an 82-year tradition when it sponsors its Country Bazaar on Saturday, October 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This year, due to major construction on the church property, the bazaar will be held across the street at the Holmdel Fire House on Route 520. As always, the bazaar will feature beautiful crafts, a bountiful selection of baked goods, delectable jams, pickles, and relish, ...

FUNDRAISER FOR LINCROFT FIRST AID AND LINCROFT FIRE COMPANY SET FOR OCTOBER 14 AT LINCROFT INN

FUNDRAISER FOR LINCROFT FIRST AID AND LINCROFT FIRE COMPANY SET FOR OCTOBER 14 AT LINCROFT INN   Mark your calendar -- and rev up your appetite -- for Monday, October 14 for an all-you-can-eat pasta dinner fundraiser for the Lincroft First Aid and the Lincroft Fire Company at the Lincroft Inn, located at 700 Newman Springs Road in Lincroft. There will be two seatings -- one from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and another from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for ...