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Area Student Receives Travel Grant to Italy through National Italian American Foundation Program

Elissa Stagliano of Colts Neck, who attends Providence College, will participate in the Ambassador Peter F. Secchia Voyage of Discovery Program, an all-expenses-paid educational and cultural initiative that sends Italian American students to Italy. Sponsored by the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), the tour will visit Italy’s Campania region, NIAF’s 2014 Region of Honor, from June 10 to June 24. For the second consecutive year, participants are giving back to the Italian ...

An Outdoor Classroom: Where Lessons Bear Fruit

Nestled under the historic Twin Lights, the staff and families of Highlands Elementary School (HES) have embarked on a gardening adventure. With the arrival of spring, something new has taken root outside the grounds of the school. As you walk from the parking lot to the side entrance of the school, “The Osprey Nest” greets you. The ‘nest’ is made up of seven raised garden boxes that were constructed by parent volunteers, assisted by Pat Guba of NJ Lawn & Gardens. PTO member and ...

Third Annual Taste of Highlands

The Third Annual Taste of Highlands, sponsored by the Highlands Business Partnership (HBP) will be held on Saturday, June 28 from noon to 5:00 p.m. You won't want to miss this spectacular event, with five hours of scrumptious samplings and cocktails from 20 restaurants and establishments in a one-half square mile. Come ride the party limousine bus or simply walk to the great restaurants. The event will take place rain or shine. Tickets are $40 per person and include a drawstring backpack with a ...

Kick Dance Studios Receives Prestigious Accreditation

Kick Dance Studios has recently been accepted into the "More Than Just Great Dancing" international affiliation program, aligning the studio with a higher standard of dance instruction and management principles. As the only studio in New Jersey to receive the prestigious accreditation, Kick Dance's Owner Vanessa Berry will join other industry leaders in seminars, training opportunities, and teleconferencing discussions. Owner Vanessa Berry will also connect with other studio owners to share ...

Successful Luncheon Fundraiser for A Child’s Place Scholarship Fund

A Child’s Place School, based in Lincroft, recently held its annual ladies’ luncheon fundraiser to benefit the school’s scholarship fund. The fun event was held at The Molly Pitcher Inn in Red Bank on April 26, with attendees coming from all over the Two River area. The afternoon also included a farm-to-table presentation given by Molzon’s Nursery and Honey Brook Organic Farm. A Child’s Place Scholarship Fund is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit corporation created to provide tuition ...

Jesus Christ Superstar at The Stone Church

The Stone Church players will perform Andrew Lloyd Webber and Time Rice's groundbreaking rock opera, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR. This show changed the face of musical theater when it debuted on Broadway in 1971. Telling the story of the last seven days in the life of Jesus, the play dramatizes Jesus' entry into Jerusalem, the unrest caused by his preaching and popularity, his betrayal by Judas, the trial before Pontius Pilate, and his ultimate crucifixion. Performances will be held on June 20, ...