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Two River Theater to Receive 2014 Cultural Access Network Leadership Award

Two River Theater in Red Bank, under the leadership of artistic director John Dias and managing director Michael Hurst, is honored to announce that the theater will receive the 2014 Leadership Award from the Cultural Access Network Project, a co-sponsored project of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and the New Jersey Theatre Alliance. The award, which will be presented at Grounds for Sculpture on Thursday, June 19, recognizes Two River Theater’s outstanding leadership in making its ...

Dearborn Market’s Second Annual Italian Food Festival

Saturday, June 21 from 12 pm to 6 pm & Sunday, June 22 from 11 am to 5 pm Dearborn Market in Holmdel is going back to their roots to kick off the summer with a delicious celebration of Italian American cuisine! Enjoy homemade sausages sandwiches, porchetta, cured meats, gelato, cannoli, zeppoles, and more. They’ll highlight some of their favorite Italian Specialty companies to bring you a sampling of olive oils and cheeses. There will also be free face painting for the kids. Don’t ...

Entertainment Corner

  By Laura Kolnoski   That joyful noise you hear emanating from south Jersey is the hope of Atlantic City as the struggling resort revives with summer activity. Things have been dismal in Vegas East since the recession, but summer at least delivers the illusion the city is booming with crowds that will open their wallets and raise profit margins. Outdoor music venues attract steady crowds until they close too early, after Labor Day. The popular, successful Margaritaville ...

Let’s Dish! Let’s Talk About Scallions

By MaryAnn Miano   An appealing late springtime vegetable such as the scallion is easy to grow, easy to dice, and easy to use in a variety of interesting recipes and salads. The scallion, also known as “green onion or spring onion,” is a tender immature common yellow, red, or white onion that is part of the allium, or lily, family. These onions are harvested before the plant’s bulb can grow too big. The scallion is planted very close together in the field for the sole purpose ...

Business Matters

By Glen J. Dalakian, Sr.   Strategic and Tactical View All business owners have a “tactical” view of their companies as they work day in and day out in the proverbial trenches. If you started the company, you know firsthand what it takes to get the job done. This is critical and most helpful, especially in the days ahead as you expand. Many times, I have been able, with confidence and determination, to either step in where needed or assist and/or empathize with an employee ...

Working Class…From Job Seeker to Money Maker

By Marjorie Kavanagh, Owner & President of Panoramic Resumes, LLC   Jump Start Your Resume For some people, writing a resume is dreaded more than paying taxes! Where to start? How do you turn a blank piece of paper into a document that will help you get a job? Here are some tips for getting started and reaching the finish line: Manage Expectations: It can take upwards of 15+ hours to write a great resume. Don’t expect to get it all done in one sitting. Rather, plan for ...

Special Events

June 6 and 7 One Night Standards Featuring Eric Yves Garcia – 8:00 p.m. at the Duncan Smith Theatre, 36 Crawfords Corner Road, Holmdel. Holmdel Theatre Company alum Eric Yves Garcia, raised in Red Bank and Fair Haven, brings his popular cabaret show for a special two-day only benefit performance. The show pulls lesser-known songs from the Great American Songbook canon, with selections reflecting the trials of love and loss in the city. His musings on the rigor and melancholy of the perform...

Day Trip – Whitewater River Excursions

By Joanne Colella With the arrival of June and the start of summer, there may be no better time to plan a day trip on the water – as in, an exciting whitewater river trip! Whether it’s a lazy tubing excursion or a more active ride in a kayak, canoe, or raft that you seek, there are plenty of whitewater outfitter companies that offer guided trips for novices and experts alike. All of the necessary equipment and instruction is provided, as well as options for food and beverages, picnic ...