School Staff Member’s Appointment Greeted With Standing Ovation
It was an extremely special moment for Holmdel Board of Education members and one township family at the September 28 board of education meeting, when the board approved Holmdel High School alumnus Timmy McDonnell to work in the district as a childcare aide for its Kindergarten Wrap-Around Program.
Two years ago that week, Timmy, who was then a student at Rutgers University, was struck by a drunk driver and sustained a severe, life-threatening head injury. Since then, the road to recovery ...
Middletown South Girls’ Cross Country Captures Stewart Memorial Championship
By Les Pierce
The Middletown South girls’ cross country team tested their abilities against out-of-area competition and captured the Stewart Memorial Championship held at Greystone Park in Morris Plains. The Eagles bested a field of 14 teams with a low score of 73 points. Following in team standings were Westfield (81), Millburn (91), Bridgewater-Raritan (124), and Watchung Hills (167).
Junior standout Madison Brand led the squad with a second place finish and a 19:18.20 clocking. ...
Sue Sweeney Exhibit At Beauregard Fine Art in Rumson
A stunning selection of Sue Sweeney's paintings are on view at Beauregard Fine Art in Rumson, New Jersey now through December 3rd, 2016.
The paintings which are artfully curated and arranged by the gallery owner, Kathy Karlen Donnelly, exhibit the artist's masterful use of color, light and form to evoke emotion. The artist, who works predominantly in oil, and also in a unique technique combining watercolor and gouache, describes her work as existing on a plane between abstraction and ...