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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 ...

12th Annual Ms. Race

By Lori Draz This one is for the ladies. August 20 is the date for the 12th Annual Ms. Race, the women-only sailboat race crewed by girls from age seven to women in their 70s. The Ms. Race is an annual charity sailing regatta hosted by the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club (AHYC) each August, sponsored by and for women, with the support of the AHYC race committee and sponsored for the third year in a row by AT&T. The Ms. Race was inaugurated in 2005 by a group of female sailors at AHYC, ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

Children Affected by Storm Sandy Give Thanks for Family and Community at Premiere Event

Children Affected by Storm Sandy Give Thanks for Family and Community at Premiere Event ARTS HEALING PROJECTS TAKE CENTER STAGE AT MIDDLETOWN ARTS CENTER  Children Affected by Storm Sandy Give Thanks for Family and Community at Premiere Event Sunday, November 24, 2013, Middletown Arts Center, 36 Church Street, Middletown, N.J., 4:00 p.m. On Sunday, November 24 at 4:00 p.m., 34 young artists, ages 4-15, who participated in arts healing projects at Small Factory Productions in Fair ...

Valentine’s Day Arrives Early to Middletown in Benefit Performance for Foodbank

Valentine's Day Arrives Early to Middletown in Benefit Performance for Foodbank   When: Friday, November 22nd, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Location: 36 Church Street, Middletown, NJ Description: NYC Playwright Dan McCormick comes to the MAC for the first time to direct the staged reading of "Valentine's Day." The exciting cast of Valentine's Day includes actors Anthony J. Ribustello from The Sopranos and Be Cool with John Travolta, Jason Mersell, Cindy Carver, Joey Cioffi, Deborah ...

WILD WINTER ELIXERS AND SPICES

 WILD WINTER ELIXERS AND SPICES On November 19th  Rachael Mackow will present a program titled “Wild Winter: Elixirs and Spices from the Native Garden” at 1:00 at the Atrium, on Rt. 35  in Red Bank, at the invitation of the Navesink Garden Club. The public is invited to attend free of charge. Today we turn to our spice rack and medicine cabinet for warming, aromatic spices, and remedies to ease cold-season complaints. Imagine yourself as a homesteader, miles from the market and ...

LET’S DISH LET’S TALK ABOUT…THE WORLD’S BEST HAM!

LET’S DISH LET’S TALK ABOUT…THE WORLD’S BEST HAM! Over 40 years ago, Harry J. Hoenselaar began a special tradition when he opened his first “The HoneyBaked Ham” company store in Michigan. He'd select the finest quality bone-in ham, cure it in his secret marinade, and then for tenderness, he'd smoke the ham for hours over a unique blend of hardwood chips. The crowning touch was Harry's crunchy sweet glaze that crackled with good taste. He even found a way to slice the ham into ...