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STRAIGHT FROM THE TABLE: The Dublin House

  This month, we thought we’d go green – no, not organic; green for St. Patrick’s Day! In the spirit of shamrocks, we picked pub dining and chose a classic, The Dublin House in Red Bank. This place is over 175 years old. It has survived several moves, and despite rumors of it being haunted, The Dublin House draws a steady stream of customers year-round. Now, let’s start off by saying that if you’re looking for fine dining, this is not the place for you. But if you want ...

Adorable Adoptables– Monmouth County SPCA

Hi, friends! My name is Butterfly and I came to the shelter as a really shy stray dog. As I started to make friends with the shelter staff and volunteers, I came out of my shell and grew into the beautiful Butterfly that I am today!!!  I LOVE to play with other dogs! I am so good at adapting my play style to that of whatever dog I'm playing with that I have become the official "helper dog" for my canine friends at the shelter. My new friends tell me I am a terrier mix who is about 1 1/2 ...

Consumer Affairs Marks Consumer Protection Week; Master Gardeners Offer Scholarships

The Master Gardeners of Monmouth County are offering $1,000 scholarships to two Monmouth County high school graduating seniors who will be studying horticulture, environmental sciences or engineering, botany or other agriculture related fields. Applicants must be planning on enrolling in one of these specified areas on a matriculated basis at a New Jersey college or university for the fall 2016 semester. “I encourage students who are interested in agricultural studies to apply for this ...

“Eyesights 2016”, Guild of Creative Art’s 13th Annual Open Juried Photography Show

Show dates March 5 – April 6, 2016 Monmouth County’s Premier Juried Photography Exhibit features works in monochrome and color by Guild Members and Non-Members.  The judge was Joel Morgovsky, Educator for over 40 years and an active member, leader and exhibitor at the Soho Photo Gallery in New York City.  Join Joel for “The Psychology of Photography” workshop on Thursday April 7th at 7 pm. Sign up by calling 732-741-1441. Awards for Excellence:  Best in Color Hal Kahn for ...

Annual Volunteer Recognition Ceremony

 It was all about the volunteers on Sunday, March 6 when the Monmouth County Park System held its Annual Volunteer Recognition Ceremony at Hominy Hill Golf Course, Colts Neck.  Throughout the year, 1,175 people volunteered a total of 26,535 hours assisting the Park System with recreation programs, special events and park facilities. During the event, Park System staff honored 155 volunteers who gave over 40 hours in the past year.   A poignant moment came when the Park System recognized ...

2016 Paper Shredding Events Schedule

Monmouth County has scheduled a dozen 2016 Paper Shredding events in local communities so that Monmouth County residents have opportunities to get rid of old documents and confidential files safely. “We are happy to offer these events for responsible paper disposal which will help residents reduce the risk of identity theft,” said Freeholder Deputy Director Serena DiMaso. “The County continues to be proactive in removing recyclables from our waste stream and we encourage residents to ...

Reduce Waste – Learn Backyard Composting

Monmouth County has announced its spring 2016 Backyard Composting schedule for Monmouth County residents. You will know the how-to’s of reducing your yard and household waste and improving your soil after an informative 45-minute presentation on one of these four dates: Saturday, March 19 at 10 a.m. – Little Silver Women’s Club, 111 Church St. Sunday, April 17 at 10 a.m. – Middletown, Deep Cut Gardens, 352 Red Hill Rd. Thursday, May 12 at 7 p.m. – Manasquan Recreation ...

2016 “Made in Monmouth” Event April 9th

Mark your calendars for the 2016 “Made in Monmouth” event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 9 in the MAC at Monmouth University on Larchwood Avenue. “This year’s Made in Monmouth promises to be the biggest yet,” Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone said. “Local vendors will be on both levels of the MAC with exceptional and unique products made right here in our county; we are proud to keep expanding this great event.” Interested business owners should register to be ...

My County’ Poster Contest Open To Fourth Graders

Spring is the season when New Jersey’s fourth graders study the State of New Jersey as part of their social studies curriculum. Monmouth County’s Constitutional Officers – Surrogate Rosemarie D. Peters, County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon and County Sheriff Shaun Golden and– are inviting Monmouth County’s fourth graders to help showcase what they like best about Monmouth County by having the students create posters that fit the theme “My County.” “The design and content ...

Pop/Folk Concert at Middletown Township Public Library

Middletown Township Public Library located at 55 New Monmouth Road is proud to present Frank Patrouch, guitar & Bill Anania, bass on Sunday April 10th at 2:00pm. Their music style is a blend of coffe house rock with an original singer / songwriter vibe. The free concert will take place in the library’s Community Room..   The Middletown Township Library is conveniently located just one-third of a mile east of Route 35 North. For more information, visit: http://www.mtpl.org.