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Open Space Returns to Freehold

On Saturday, September 17, the Open Space Pace will be coming back to Freehold Raceway in Freehold for its fifth annual parade and festival. The Open Space Pace is a nonprofit organization with a mission to celebrate the horse, New Jersey’s official state animal, and to promote open space in our nation’s most densely populated state, the great state of New Jersey. The Open Space Pace raises funds in support of non-profit organizations that promote open space in New Jersey. The scheduled ...

Frame to Please ” Paws for a Cause”

Frame to Please/Paws for a Cause Date: July 31, 2016 Time: 11am-2pm Location: The Galleria, 2 Bridge Ave Red Bank  N.J. 07701 (732) 741-8062 The pet fund raising endeavor of Frame to Please " Paws for a Cause" will be hosting a book signing " Zach to the Rescue" by local children's  author Karen Sandy. This will be an exciting event for children & adults alike to meet with the author. Karen Sandy will be donating all royalties to the Associated Humane Society. More informat...

Historic Havens: Seabright Lawn Tennis and Cricket Club

By Lori Draz The oldest lawn tennis and cricket club in the nation is located in Rumson. Founded in 1877, Seabright Lawn Tennis and Cricket Club has a long, rich history and an active current membership. The club has 16 lawn tennis courts, 15 Har-Tru courts, one hard court, and four platform tennis courts. Lawn tennis was introduced to America in 1875, when a tennis set was imported from England by the Staten Island Cricket & Tennis Club for installation. Months later, the residents ...

Monmouth Vicinage Observes Adoption Day

Monmouth Vicinage Observes Adoption Day In celebration of National Adoption Day, the Monmouth Vicinage will hold a program on Friday, Nov. 22, at 1:45 p.m. in the Jury Assembly Room in the lower level of the west wing of the Monmouth County Courthouse, 71 Monument Park, Freehold. Adoptions will be finalized for approximately 25 children. Some of the adoptions are arranged through the New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCP&P). Assignment Judge Lawrence M. Lawson ...

ENTERTAINMENT CORNER By Laura Kolnoski

ENTERTAINMENT CORNER By Laura Kolnoski                   The line from an old Temptations song, “People movin’ out, people movin’ in” is an apt description of the constant flow of commercial and residential activity in Red Bank. Known as “Hip Town” and now using the slogan “A cool little town,” it’s been up, down, and stagnant in recent decades. Red Bank is currently on an upswing; a resurgence on the cusp of a new era. This is good news for area ...

COLTS NECK GRADUATE ACCEPTED TO SUSQUEHANNA HONORS PROGRAM

COLTS NECK GRADUATE ACCEPTED TO SUSQUEHANNA HONORS PROGRAM   Maribeth Guarino of Freehold has been accepted to Susquehanna University’s highly selective Honors Program. She is a first-year student majoring in English at Susquehanna. The Honors Program at Susquehanna offers a challenging academic program to students interested in a more self-directed and interdisciplinary approach to learning. The curriculum comprises special courses and projects throughout all four undergraduate ...

Online Surplus Auction Scheduled for October 19-23

Online Surplus Auction Scheduled for October 19-23   FREEHOLD, NJ – The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders has announced that the fall 2013 Monmouth County surplus auction will begin Oct. 19 and continue through Oct. 23. “The online surplus auctions continue to serve the County well,” Freeholder Gary J. Rich, Sr. said. “It provides a greater benefit in terms of revenue and makes it easier for bidders as they can monitor the sale though their computers. Another ...

Voter Registration Deadline is Oct. 15

Voter Registration Deadline is Oct. 15 Residents can register at the county, by mail, or in their town   FREEHOLD, N.J. – The deadline is fast approaching for those wishing to vote in the Nov. 5 general election. Registration must be completed by Oct. 15, 21 days prior to Election Day. Residents may register at the Monmouth County Voter Registration Office, 300 Halls Mills Rd., Freehold Township, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.  On Tuesday, Oct. 15 the office ...

Fall job fair is set for Sept. 20 Monmouth County, partners to connect employers with employees

Fair is set for Sept. 20 Monmouth County, partners to connect employers with employees

Health Department offering flu shots to residents

Health Department offering flu shots to residents FREEHOLD, NJ – The Monmouth County Health Department is offering flu shots to County residents at 29 flu-shot clinics now through late October.  “Generally speaking, anyone over six months of age can receive the seasonal inactivated influenza vaccine,” said Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone. “We strongly urge anyone at risk of flu-related complications to get the seasonal vaccine from the County Health Department or your health ...