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Please Don’t Feed the Deer

By Ann Sherwood, Colts Neck Wildlife Committee

We are all too aware of the “deer problem”. In the suburbs drivers are the only large predators of the animal and in 2016 Monmouth County once again recorded the largest number of vehicle accidents ...

Left to right: Matthew Lodato, Wells Fargo Rumson Branch Manager; Daniel Fletcher, personal banker; Jill Ciccone, bank teller; Fred Grise, home mortgage consultant; Janelle Glass, service manager; and Sally Williams, Founder and Director of The Brodie Fund

Local Bank Presents The Brodie Fund Grant

The Rumson Branch of Wells Fargo nominated and presented a check to The Brodie Fund for the Community Connection Grant in October.

The Brodie Fund raises money to offer financial assistance, through grants, to families who have pets fighting cancer. No pet ...

Left to right: Shrewsbury Mayor Donald Burden, Library Commissioner; Commission Chair Renee B. Swartz; Freeholder Director Lillian G. Burry; and Monmouth County Library Director Judi Tolchin (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Burry honored by Library Commission

The Monmouth County Library Commission presented a Certificate of Honor to Monmouth County Freeholder Director Lillian G. Burry for her continued support of the Library and her guidance as the liaison to the Library from the Board of Freeholders.

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The Rumson Education Foundation Board at the Film and Food Festival - back row, left to right: Teresa Sperber, Amy Mcooey, Anna Ingrassia, Helena Bruno, Curran Scoble, Jennifer Carroll, Alyssa Anderson, Katie Thompson, and Jen Olan. Front row, left to right: Mary Pat Moriarty, Kristen Hall, Lisa Dumont, and Kara Markiewicz.

Oh What a Night at REF’s Film and Food Festival!

By Julianna Meinz

Passion, technology, and positivity were all words chosen by Dean Porter and Forrestdale students as the inspiration for their films, showcased at the Rumson Education Foundation’s Film and Food Festival, on October 14th. So too, did these words reflect ...

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Master Gardener Applicants Sought

If you are looking to turn over a new leaf in the New Year, you may want to consider becoming a certified Master Gardener in 2018. The Monmouth County Master Gardener Program is the way for you to become a certified expert ...

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Vermont Makers of Farmhouse Pottery to Appear at Sickle...

Spend an afternoon with the founders and makers of authentic, handmade Farmhouse Pottery at a trunk show at Sickles Market, Sunday, June 25 from noon – 3 p.m. Enjoy the beautiful hand thrown stoneware that was recently featured in the national magazine ...

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The Salt Facial – First Of Its Kind in NY and NJ

Better than microdermabrasion, chemical peels and hydrafacials. The brand new macrodermabrasion, organic Salt Facial™ is setting a new standard in skin rejuvenation technology. So, what’s the beauty buzz all about?

Salt has been used for thousands of years to heal, purify and ...

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A Passport to Fun

The Garden State Wine Growers Association (GSWGA) picks two New Jersey wine lovers each year and sends them on an all-expense paid wine excursion. Last year they sent two wine lovers from Cherry Hill to the Willamette Valley in Oregon where they ...

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Fresh Kitchen – Making Healthy Taste Good

Nine years ago Mike Nitto was constantly traveling for business. He found it extremely difficult to find healthy dining options anywhere in the United States that were both nutritious and flavorful. He set out to change that and spent years researching and ...

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The Committed Pig in Manasquan: Welcome to Delicious!

LIFE is TOO SHORT to NOT TRY THIS… WELCOME to DELICIOUS!

After a busy Saturday of running around, my fellow Food Spy and I were in search of a high quality (life is too short to eat crap), low maintenance (jeans and ...

Friends of the Parks Board and A Taste of History Committee, front row, left to right: Marilyn Staron (chair), Mariann Musella (incoming president), Senator Joseph M. Kyrillos, Jr., Heather Colella, Christopher Brett (outgoing president), and Joseph Azzolina, Jr., back row, left to right: Dr. Paul Peduto, Audrey Falzo, Jim Markey, Julie Mullen, Gail Hunton, Maria Wojciechowski, Chris Mosley (chair), and Sandy Mulheren

Friends of the Parks Honor Senator Joseph M. Kyrillos a...

The Friends of the Monmouth County Park System, a nonprofit charitable organization, is committed to raising funds exclusively for the betterment of the Monmouth County Park System. On April 27, they held a fundraising event that both honored New Jersey State Senator ...

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Four Generations of Service at Schwartz Mazda

Photo above: Jon Schwartz and his son, Jay with the dealership’s mascot – Sandy.

By Cathy Padilla

You’ve probably watched one of their TV commercials many times, the familiar sound of “May the Schwartz be with you” followed by the smiling faces ...

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Colts Neck Lions Host Annual Derby Wine Tasting Fundrai...

 

The Colts Neck Lions Club hosted its twelfth annual Wine Tasting and Kentucky Derby Day on May 6, 2017 at Bucks Mill Recreation Center in Colts Neck. The much-anticipated event welcomed 225 guests, which included members of the Lions Club, their ...

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Rumson PTO Sponsors Parents Night Out

Rumson PTO held its annual Parents Night Out event on May 6, 2017 at the Riverhouse at Rumson Country Club, its largest fundraiser of the year. Parents Night Out 2017 Underwriters and Sponsors were Cafaro Greenleaf; Kick Dance Studio; Jones and Associates; ...

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Little Silver Kitchen Tour a Success, More Than 500 Vie...

The sun was shining as the doors were opened to nine of Little Silver’s most exceptional kitchens at The Little Silver Kitchen Tour early May, sponsored by the Little Silver PTO. More than 500 visitors from near and far got an inside ...

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Two Rivers Food & Wine Tasting Hosted by Red Bank ...

Each spring the Rotary Club of Red Bank runs a Food and Wine Tasting event to benefit a charity in the greater Red Bank area. This has been done through the club’s Foundation since 2001. This year the 17th annual event was ...

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Father’s Day Gifts He Won’t Be Able to Resist

Straight up, dads can be difficult to shop for (sometimes even harder than moms). They are too busy with work meetings or doing the lawn to discuss any gift options, too macho to admit they actually need something or too frugal to ...

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Mother’s Day Gift Hunt

Whether you are honoring a mom celebrating her first or 45th Mother’s Day, finding the perfect gift for the hardest working woman in the world is never an easy task. That’s why I went on a mission to make the impossible, possible. ...

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Decades of Running for a Cause

The Jersey Shore Running Club has been hitting the streets for almost 25 years in Monmouth County.

Bob Both of the Jersey Shore Running Club said their group began almost 25 years ago, meeting at a running store in Downtown Red Bank. ...

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Alcohol Kills Over 80,000 Per Year

Written by Dr. Lisa Golding Granado of Immediate Care Medical Walk-In

April is Alcohol Awareness Month, a time to focus on the effects of alcoholism and all of the related issues. Binge drinking is the most common type of overindulgent alcohol consumption, ...