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Muslim Scholar Bilal Ibrahim to speak at Congregation B’nai Israel in Rumson

As we witness the effects of ethnic violence today, it is heartening to be reminded that true religious collaboration has existed among the three major monotheistic religions. What is the history of this unprecedented cooperation between Jews, Christians and Muslims?  In his talk, Professor Bilal Ibrahim will describe an earlier period in Islamic history when philosophers, scientists and theologians exchanged knowledge and scholarship to advance their understanding of the world. Dr. ...

Freeholders Reduce County budget $18.2 million

The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders will have two budget presentations of the $469.85 million dollar budget they introduced earlier this month. The budget presentations will be at the Board’s next two meetings: 7 p.m. on Feb. 25 at the Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch in Shrewsbury and at 7 p.m. on March 24 at the Monmouth County Library Headquarters on Symmes Drive in Manalapan. “This budget reduces the tax impact on residents and businesses and returns the amount ...

Monmouth Medical Center Presents March Community Health Education Programs

GERMBUSTERS Tuesday, March 1 from 11 a.m. to Noon According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, keeping hands clean is one of the most important steps we can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others. Many diseases and conditions are spread by not washing hands properly. This program, presented by Paula Ross, RN, Monmouth Medical Center, will help determine if you wash your hands effectively and discuss other ways to protect yourself from infections. Germbusters ...

“Recipe for Success” Features Shore’s Best Restaurants

The 3rd annual JOCEF “Recipe for Success” gala will be held on Monday, March 14, 2016 at the Navesink Country Club in Middletown. The Joe Romanowski Culinary Education Foundation was established in the memory of chef Joseph Romanowski who mentored and nurtured many of the Jersey Shore’s finest up-and coming chefs. "I have supported the JOCEF event since day one as a tribute to Joe and his contributions to the Jersey Shore's amazing culinary scene," said Steve Bidgood, co-owner of ...

Tower Hill School Donates Socks To Families In Need

Tower Hill School partnered with representatives of the Missions Team from Tower Hill, First Presbyterian Church in Red Bank to donate 208 pairs of socks for families and individuals in temporary residence at the Pan Am Motel in Eatontown, NJ. “I am so proud to be part of a school that continually looks for outreach opportunities to improve our local community.”  -- Lindsey Larkin, Tower Hill School Board President Throughout the month of January, families donated socks as part of ...