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Gingerbread Ball Supports Military Families

By Joanne Colella Three of the season’s favorite things – gingerbread houses, a festive celebration, and making the holidays brighter for others – will come together on the evening of Saturday, December 3 for the Annual Gingerbread Ball, benefiting the Fisher House Foundation, to be held at the Sheraton Eatontown Hotel from 6:00 to 11:00 p.m. Fisher House is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that provides a “home away from home” with free temporary lodging for active duty ...

Celebrating History At Tavern Fest

Area residents and visitors had a chance to step back in time last month, as the Monmouth County Historical Association hosted the third annual Tavern Fest fundraiser celebration on Friday, October 14. The festive evening was held on the grounds of the historic Allen House, circa 1710. In colonial America, the tavern rivaled the church as the community’s vital social institution. Josiah Halstead’s tavern, now known as Allen House, is located in the heart of Shrewsbury at the historic ...