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Historic Havens: The Monmouth County Archives

By Lori Draz Many Monmouth County historic hounds are unaware that there is a lair of historic treasures to be found at the Monmouth County Archives in Manalapan. Homeowners, architects, construction professionals, writers, and preservationists will be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of collected data. Since 1675, the Monmouth County Clerk – a position held today by Christine Giordano Hanlon – has been the keeper of the records and is responsible for maintaining real property transf...

1st Graders Learn About Veteran’s Day Via Skype

Since the school district is closed for Fall Break this week, teachers had the choice to celebrate Veteran’s Day in advance of the holiday or after classes resume on Monday, November 14th. While Indian Hill School students will recognize Veterans at a special assembly on November 15th, other students, like those in Mrs. Monether’s 1st grade class got a jump on expressing their thanks to members of the military last week. With the help of Skype, the students in Mrs. Monether’s class ...

New Jersey Mysteries, Myths, and Lore Series

This month, the Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, at 1001 Route 35 in Shrewsbury, will host a series of seasonal programs. For more information on any of the following, call the library at (732) 683-8980. Cemetery John: The Undiscovered Mastermind Behind the Lindbergh Kidnapping, presented by author Robert Zorn Saturday, November 5 at 3:00 p.m. A former software entrepreneur, Robert Zorn is the son of the late economist Eugene C. Zorn, Jr., the only person to witness the Lindbe...

Monmouth Civic Chorus Offers Carolers For The Holidays

The award-winning Monmouth Civic Chorus is sending its singers on the road to brighten your holidays with seasonal music. Groups of carolers are available to add merriment to home, office, and community gatherings. Bring the sounds of the season to your holiday party or entertain your customers while they shop.  The chorus will tailor the singing group to fit your needs. Past caroling appearances have included Sickles Market in Little Silver, Holiday Harmonies in Red Bank, Pier Village ...

Park System Plans Fall Craft Show At The Fort Monmouth Recreation Center

From 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, the Monmouth County Park System will host its Fall Craft Show at the Fort Monmouth Recreation Center, Tinton Falls.  This seasonal craft show features over 50 local artists and crafters and their works. Look for the perfect holiday gift or decoration among the crafted items available.  Items include: Jewelry Soaps Photography Paintings Note Cards Home Décor Seasonal/Holiday Decorations Knitwear/Fiber Arts Candles Historical ...