Winter Fun In The Parks
Winter fun heats up when the temperature drops and snow flies in the Monmouth County Park System. Whether you’re looking to fly down the sledding hill, strap on your cross-country skis, or lace up your ice skates, the Park System is the place to be. Open when there are two or more inches of snow, hours for the sledding hill in Holmdel Park, Holmdel, are 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 8 a.m.-9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
Groomed trails are open to cross-country skiers at ...
Elijah Barnes, Mater Dei Prep Senior, Signs with Princeton University
Basketball star will suit up for the Division 1 school in the fall
On Monday, Nov. 14, Mater Dei Prep senior Elijah Barnes proudly signed to play basketball on the college level at Princeton University.
“Elijah going to Princeton is a dream come true,” said his father, Robert Barnes. According to Robert, the goal for Elijah was always to attend a Division 1 school and he is happy Mater Dei Prep and head coach Ben Gamble could help make that happen.
“When we came to Mater Dei Prep ...
Grand Opening Of Salon 685 In Shrewsbury
Staten Island meets New Jersey – and we couldn’t be more excited.
Alissa Rose and Regina Tuzzo are the incredibly savvy owners of Salon Six Eight Five in Shrewsbury. The grand opening was held on Dec. 1, where Shrewsbury Mayor Donald Burden cut the ribbon surrounded by salon employees – and, of course, Champagne. Rose and Tuzzo, who commute each day from their Staten Island homes, have extensive background in the beauty industry.
Tuzzo, with 17 years experience, has freelanced ...
Jersey Shore Christmas Miniature Village Welcomes Visitors
Many people are familiar with the concept of open house celebrations among family and friends, particularly during the festive holiday season. One local family has taken the concept one step further, hosting a holiday event in their home that is fun for all ages, and all are invited to attend.
Red Bank resident Jimmy Glynn explained, “Each year since they were toddlers, my sons, James, 17 years old, and Matthew, 14 years old, create a Christmas miniature village. This village is comprised ...
Guild of Creative Art Announces December Holiday Exhibit Medal Winners!
Show dates: December 3 2016 - January 4th 2017
Please note that the Guild will be closed between Christmas and New Year, except for selected classes.
Our juror, Barbara Russo, selected the medal-winners in honor of her father, Fred N. Biello. Best in Show, “Folk Festival” by Eileen Kennedy of Red Bank; Silver Achievement Award - Painting “Fighting Against the Evil” by Miguel Figueras of Atlantic Highlands, Silver Achievement Award - Photography “It’s Paramount” by ...
Meridian Health Affiliated Foundations’ Hosts Record-Breaking Gala Raising $1 Million
The Nineteenth Annual Meridian Health Affiliated Foundations’ Gala, Innovation Has No Boundaries, was held on November 19 at the Ocean Place Resort & Spa in Long Branch and raised more than $1 million, a record for the event’s 19-year history. The signature fundraising event benefits programs and services at Hackensack Meridian Health’s Monmouth, Ocean and Middlesex County hospitals.
This year’s Gala recognized the Meridian Health board members (from 1997-2016) for the incredible ...