Photo Credit: George Ertle Photography

Monmouth County SPCA Valentines Day Brunch a Tremendous...

The Monmouth County SPCA Valentine’s Day Brunch was a huge success this year selling out with over 300 guests. The Brunch was hosted at the beautiful Navesink Country Club in Middletown and featured a delectable display of breakfast food as well as ...

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Art is Life for Rumson Couple

BROECK AND MARLIS STEADMAN ARE ARTISTS. Their work graces the walls of Monmouth County schools, libraries and residences in the form of murals. You are sure to have seen their art among your travels through town. You may even recognize some of ...

Photo credits: Zillow and Farm Sanctuary

Tracey & Jon Stewart’s Animal Sanctuary Rece...

“Come along for the ride! Love is fun!”

This is the welcoming message on Tracey Stewart’s blog, The Daily Squeal. This seemingly simple sentiment is filled with a deeper meaning. The “love” is love for animals and now Monmouth County residents will ...

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of the GRAMMY Museum at Monmouth University's Pollak Theatre.
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Bruce Springsteen’s Works & Memorabilia

Monmouth University Names the Official Archival Center for BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN’S Works & Memorabilia

 

Plans Announced to Launch The Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music. Monmouth University announced a new collaborative partnership to establish The Bruce Springsteen Archives and ...

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Project Write Now ~ A Night to Remember

PROJECT WRITE NOW (PWN) held its first fundraiser, “A Night to Remember,” on November 29, 2016 at the Two River Theater in Red Bank. PWN is a non-profit organization that partners with schools and mission-based organizations to provide free writing workshops and ...

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Monmouth Film Festival Makes its Debut

MONMOUTH FILM FESTIVAL’S (MFF) vision to create an event by filmmakers, for filmmakers came true over a December weekend at the Two River Theater in Red Bank. Led by filmmaker Nicholas Marchese and his team, audiences enjoyed over 14 hours ...

The Arc of Monmouth 50th Anniversary Winter Glow Ball

On December 2, 2016, over 200 attendees enjoyed the 50th Anniversary Winter Glow Ball – A Holiday in Monte Carlo, at Eagle Oaks Golf & Country Club. The milestone event paid tribute to the many volunteers, donors and corporate partners who have ...
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A Special Fundraiser Sponsored by Colts Neck Cares for ...

Colts Neck Cares held a special fundraiser for Vicki Christensen on November 11, 2016 at the Colts Neck Inn Steak and Chophouse. Vicki is a 30-year-old local woman who is battling an aggressive cancer. She is the niece of Kimberly Clemente, who ...

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Demanding Careers & Energetic Twins

“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.” – George Santayana

I recently had the privilege of meeting one such masterpiece. Like discovering great art, some of life’s simple pleasures are discovering our neighbors, learning their backgrounds, finding out how we are similar, ...

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Rumson Education Foundation Sponsored Speakeasy Casino ...

The Rumson Education Foundation (REF) hosted its annual “Celebration for Education” fundraiser on November 19, 2016 at the Rumson Country Club’s main clubhouse. The theme of this year’s event was “A Speakeasy Casino Night” which featured blackjack, roulette and craps tables. Over ...

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Colts Neck PTO’s Casino Night

The Colts Neck PTO holds a fall social every year and on November 18, 2016 they held Casino Night at the Battleground Country Club in Manalapan. This fall adult social consisted of a variety of casino games, provided by Tumbling Dice, such ...

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The Food Spy: The Complex – The Asbury Experience

This month, the FoodSpy ventures from the predictable and goes a little rouge. After all, how many American and Italian restaurants can we continuously write about (and you read about). We were reluctant, because people are creatures of habit, and tend to ...

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Hundreds Attend “Beach Ball” in Support of ...

More than 500 guests celebrated and supported the work of Visiting Nurse Association Health Group (VNA Health Group) under a harvest moon at the organization’s recent “Beach Ball.”  The evening, which took place at Chapel Beach Club in Sea Bright, was a ...

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Rick Saker, Touching Lives in Many Ways

Working tirelessly as Vice President of Operations for Saker ShopRites and Dearborn Market, Rick represents the fifth generation of leadership in his family’s grocery business that was founded in 1916 in Freehold.

I had the opportunity to learn who Rick Saker is and ...

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New Jersey’s Classic Motorcar Festival Continues ...

Cloudy conditions did little to dampen the spirits of loyal automobile owners, spectators, and enthusiasts who gathered on the elegant grounds of Hop Brook Farm in Holmdel on October 2nd for the 2016 Monmouth County Concours d’Elegance.

A spectacular display of automobiles ...

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Monmouth Conservation Foundation Presents Annual Fundra...

Monmouth Conservation Foundation (MCF) held its 39th Annual Fall Fete, “Feathers, Fox, and Fir,” on September 24, 2016 at the Navesink Country Club in Middletown.

Honorees of the evening were Mr. Robert Sickles, a third generation owner of Sickles Market, Little Silver ...

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Flow to Feed Those in Need

Sea Bright’s Vanessa Van Noy to fundraise with Headstands for Hunger in Asbury Park, to benefit The Foodbank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties and Monmouth County SPCA

In Sanskrit, the term for “Community” is called “Sangha.”

What can bring a better sense ...

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Lights, Camera & Plenty of Action: A Sit Down with...

Bobby Ciasulli, third generation of a family of car dealers, volunteer firefighter, reality TV star, and actor, is one of the most inspiring people I’ve had the chance to get to know. He is filled with a passion – fueled energy, and ...