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Middletown Township Fire Department Conducts Live Training Drill

Early in the morning of October 30, more than 150 local volunteer firefighters from Middletown Township Fire Department and Monmouth County Fire Departments from Cheesequake, Hazlet, Holmdel, Keansburg, Matawan, North Centerville, and Union Beach participated in a large scale training exercise to practice the deployment of water two “pipelines” at Sandy Hook's Fort Hancock Officer's Row. Starting at 8:00 a.m., the Middletown Township Fire Department Pipeline Strike Team (also known as ...

Holmdel September 11 Ceremony

By Joanne Colella This month, Holmdel residents – together with Americans everywhere – will observe the 15th anniversary of our most tragic day in recent history, and remember with profound sadness the impact it had on our lives. More importantly, we will honor the memory of those who were lost. All township residents, friends, and families are invited to attend a memorial service that will be held on Sunday, September 11 at 10:00 a.m. at the Holmdel 9-11 Memorial, located in Memorial ...

Another Successful Concert Season In The Books

Monmouth County residents are fortunate to live in an area where a variety of entertainment is offered at numerous venues on a weekly basis, especially during the summer months. One such venue is the PNC Bank Arts Center, an outdoor amphitheater in Holmdel, which can accommodate 17,500 patrons, including 7,000 seats and a vast lawn that can hold another 10,500. Located conveniently off Exit 116 on the Garden State Parkway, you will find diverse new food menus and beverage offerings inside ...

Middletown Township Fire Academy Graduates 26 New Firefighters

The Middletown Township Fire Academy held its graduation ceremonies for their Spring 2016 Firefighter One course at Thompson Middle School on the evening of Saturday, June 18. The course is the New Jersey Division of Fire Safety Firefighter One 180-hour course. With a combination of classroom and hands-on participation, the new firefighter graduates have mastered the basic tasks of firematics. A New Jersey Division of Fire Safety written exam and proficiency exam were completed at the end of ...

Seabrook Residents Continue to Help Bridges At The Shore Outreach Program

Recently, residents from the Seabrook Retirement Community in Tinton Falls sorted through more than 800 pounds of new and almost-new children’s clothing and shoes for distribution to families in need in the local community. The sneakers, sandals, dresses, shirts, shorts, jeans, t-shirts, sweatshirts, and jackets were organized by size and gender and picked up by volunteers from the non-profit group Bridges at the Shore. The consignment shop New2YouKids provided the clothing free of charge to ...

Holmdel Half Century Club Happenings

Rain or shine, hot or cold, there was no problem for the Holmdel Half Century Club (HHCC) members attending the club’s recent regular meetings, taking trips, and having luncheons, as they continued to celebrate being happy and healthy! As the club always looks for occasions to celebrate, socialize, eat and drink, sing and dance, they found a perfect one for everyone to join in and show their patriotism. On June 28, they celebrated the Annual Independence Day BBQ at the senior center, ...

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...

Holmdel Hosts “Village Idol”

On May 13, the future stars came out for the return of Village Idol at Village School in Holmdel. The teachers and staff at Village School partner with the students and community to host an annual variety entertainment show to benefit a worthy cause. “The staff and the students look forward to Village Idol each year. The show provides an opportunity to have fun, along with a very important teaching moment where students reflect on contributing to our community and helping other people in ...

Holmdel Theatre Company Presents “To Kill A Mockingbird”

The Holmdel Theatre Company, located at The Duncan Smith Theatre in Holmdel, announces their summer production, “To Kill a Mockingbird.” A cast of more than 20 actors has been assembled to portray a variety of characters, representing members of a small Southern town. The play is adapted for the stage by Christopher Sergel from Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning and controversial novel of the same name. The play, set in a small town in Alabama during the Great Depression, deals with ...

Nature Through The Camera Lens

By Joanne Colella Holmdel resident Ellen Rubinstein is using the art of photography to share unique images of nature, as seen through the lens of her camera. During the month of April, her work was on display, in rows of framed photographs, at the Wall Township Library’s community room. The opening of the exhibit was a successful event, with local residents attending, as well as friends and visitors from other towns. More than 40 framed nature prints were included, and a half dozen pieces ...