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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 ...

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 ...

RED BANK REGIONAL PRESENTS A SEASON OF MUSIC

RED BANK REGIONAL PRESENTS A SEASON OF MUSIC Red Bank Regional High School ushers in the holiday season with a series of concerts as follows:   Band & Strings Concert Wednesday, December 4, at 7 pm Ticket price: $5 adults; $3 students and seniors RBR Theatre   Piano, Harp & Concert Choir Friday, December 13, at 7 pm Ticket Price: $10 adults; $7 students and seniors RBR Theatre   Inter-District Choral Festival Wednesday, December 18 at 9 am Admiss...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Horizons Rumson to Celebrate “Small” Beginnings and Big Achievements at November Gala

Horizons Rumson to Celebrate “Small” Beginnings and Big Achievements at November Gala   On Saturday, November 2nd, Horizons Rumson will celebrate 18 years of providing local at-risk students with summer academic and recreational enrichment at the Rumson Country Day School (RCDS), thanks to the vision of RCDS Headmaster Chad Small.  Themed Small Beginnings…Broader Horizons, the Gala event, co-chaired by Maggie Riker and Lynn Spector, will honor Chad Small and his wife Susan for ...

HORIZONS RUMSON TO CELEBRATE “SMALL” BEGINNINGS AND BIG ACHIEVEMENTS AT NOVEMBER GALA

HORIZONS RUMSON TO CELEBRATE “SMALL” BEGINNINGS AND BIG ACHIEVEMENTS AT NOVEMBER GALA On Saturday, November 2, Horizons Rumson will celebrate 18 years of providing local at-risk students with summer academic and recreational enrichment at the Rumson Country Day School (RCDS), thanks to the vision of RCDS Headmaster Chad Small.  Themed “Small Beginnings…Broader Horizons,” the gala event, co-chaired by Maggie Riker and Lynn Spector, will honor Chad Small and his wife Susan for his ...

BUSINESS BRIEFS By Lori Draz

BUSINESS BRIEFS By Lori Draz We begin this month’s Business Briefs by sending a special word of support to our friends in Seaside who are battling back from that devastating boardwalk fire -- and to all the businesses still overcoming the effects of Superstorm Sandy, one year later.  Please support these businesses with your patronage. Canvas Studio Art, an art studio established by artists for artists, reopened this September at a new location, 126 East River Road in Rumson. With better ...

GAME ON! By Rich Fisher

GAME ON! By Rich Fisher The school year is underway and, so too, is the high school fall sports season. Here are highlights of some Monmouth County teams during the first 10 days of the campaign. FOOTBALL Red Bank Catholic opened its season with a 49-6 win over Red Bank in the town’s backyard brawl. Larry Redaelli led the rushing attack for RBC, rushing for 120 yards and four touchdowns on 17 attempts. Rumson got touchdown runs of 80 and 45 yards from Charlie Volker in a 13-6 ...