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Local Assembly Office Accepting Donations For Holiday Food Drive To Benefit Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties

The office of local Assembly Members Eric Houghtaling and Joann Downey will be accepting donations of nonperishable food following the launch of their Annual Holiday Food Drive. The food drive will run from November 28, 2016 to December 12, 2016 and will benefit the Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties.   “It is heartbreaking to think that families right here in Monmouth County could be going hungry this holiday season,” said Downey (D-Monmouth), “Not only as legislators but as ...

Adorable Adoptables from the Monmouth County SPCA

Hi!!  I’m the sweetest, most gentle girl you’ll ever meet.  I really enjoy being pet all over.  I even purr for pets!!  For fun I like to play with string. I am about 1 1/2 years young. A nice lady found me and my kittens and brought us to the shelter so that we could find good homes.  I was a good Mom and took care of my kittens who all have been adopted. The staff and volunteers have been very nice to me but what I would like the most is having home of my very own. My ...

Holy Cross School 75th Anniversary Gala

Holy Cross School PTA hosted its annual gala on Saturday, November 19th at Navesink Country Club with a special theme this year. The Catholic elementary school is celebrating its 75th year of providing exemplary Catholic education. The venue was beautifully decorated with white hydrangea centerpieces with silver accents. Holy Cross parent Jenna Morris, owner of Water Lily Designs, donated her time & talent, providing the beautiful flowers at cost. The many silent auction baskets carried ...

Prepare For New Jersey’s Newest, Premier Film Festival

This December 16th-18th at the Two River Theater in Red Bank, NJ, delve into the world of independent cinema at New Jersey’s newest Premier Film Festival! With over 14 hours of film, Monmouth Film Festival will feature independent films, narrative, documentary, and student - short and feature length - from all over the state, country and across the globe. Featured films include documentaries “Swim Team” (2016) and “Jackson” (2016), narrative drama, “Colby” (2016), comedy ...

Traditions of Hanukkah and Christmas at the Library

A special program highlighting the traditions and reasons for Hanukkah and Christmas will be featured at the Monmouth County Headquarters Library, 125 Symmes Dr. Thursday, Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. Rabbi Brooks Sussman of Freehold, an adjunct professor at Brookdale Community College, and Dr.  Christopher M. Bellitto, a church historian with long experience with the media on matters of church history and contemporary Catholicism, will present the program. The pair has been recognized as “The God ...

Highlands Borough Announces Annual Holiday Events Line Up

The Borough of Highlands is once again preparing to welcome a garland of festive events this holiday season. Gather with friends, family and loved ones to experience these annual holiday traditions in our newly renovated downtown. The season begins with the Highlands Business Partnership’s 21st Annual Tree Lighting on Friday, December 2nd, 2016 with a rain date of December 3rd in Huddy Park on Bay and Waterwitch Avenues. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be riding their sleigh around town ...

Lighthouse Productions Brings Family-Friendly Christmas Musical to Monmouth Beach

“What happened to Christmas? Where did it go? Why do you have to go searching for it, as you say?” Ebenezer Scrooge asks the young travelers who have just landed in his living room in a time machine. Yes, that’s right! A time machine! And Scrooge is just one of the many popular Christmas characters who will take the stage in Monmouth Beach December 8-11 in The Search for Christmas, a family friendly musical. The search is on at Precious Blood Parish Center on Riverdale Avenue, ...