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County Clerk Reminds Residents to Apply for Passports W...

County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is reminding everyone to check their passports if you are planning spring travel out of the country. Many countries require six months validity on a U.S. passport, so it is critical to check the expiration date in ...

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LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2018 begins January 10th

10-Day Festival Hits Stride Midweek in NYC, Then Settles into Asbury Park for 4-Day Weekend as Thousands Descend Upon Jersey Shore Resort

“This is destination event, folks…. To rock, and to raise money for Light of Day, and they do a hell ...

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LADACIN Executive Director honored with ATHENA Award

LADACIN Network’s Executive Director Patricia Carlesimo was honored with the ATHENA Award on November 3, 2017 by the Monmouth Regional Chamber of Commerce. Created in 1982, the ATHENA Award is an international award that celebrates the potential of all women as valued ...

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Monmouth University held annual Holiday Ball

Monmouth University held its Holiday Ball on December 2, 2017 kicking off the social holiday season in style as historic Wilson Hall was transformed into an elegant winter venue. Carolers greeted local business leaders, alumni, parents and friends of the university as ...

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Local Town Rivalries Unite the Community & Give Ba...

Black Friday marked the 16th Anniversary for the annual Little Silver versus Shrewsbury residents’ flag-football competition. The tradition was first played in 2002 and has grown every year since into a very festive, well-attended community event. There were games for children, men, ...

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County to Host Joint Land Use Study Public Meeting

Meeting to discuss study for Naval Weapons Station Earle

The public is invited to attend a meeting to discuss the Monmouth County Joint Land Use Study for Naval Weapons Station Earle on Thursday, December 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the ...

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The Age-Old Saying, “Beauty is Pain” is NO ...

It’s no longer necessary to go ‘under the knife’ to take years off your appearance. Non-invasive, pain-free and virtually pain-free, minimally invasive techniques that bring back that youthful look are available, today. You need not plan vacation time for recovery time. Best ...

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Charlie Puth’s Piano Donated to Rumson School

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The Forrestdale School Bulldogs were excited to accept the donation of Charlie Puth’s piano from his home recording studio. The piano has found its permanent home in Mrs. Leutz’s Music Classroom, a room Puth sat in while ...

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 ...

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FCS Seeks Toy Donations for Operation Sleighbells

With the holidays fast approaching, FCS (Family & Children’s Service), Monmouth County’s oldest private, nonprofit social service agency, is asking for your help in granting the holiday wishes of nearly 2,000 area children in need. The agency is collecting donations of children’s ...

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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Giving Back the Oprah Way, Fulfill in Monmouth County t...

By Cathy Padilla |Photo Credit: Mealtime Stories, LLC

When you visit the frozen section of your local supermarket this month you may notice a new line of frozen sides and soups with a familiar oversized ‘O’ on the packaging. Beyond providing something tasty ...

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Monmouth County Park System offers Trails Training

Thought you missed your chance to become part of the Monmouth County Park System’s volunteer Trails Team this year? Think again! The Monmouth County Park System is offering a fall training workshop for prospective volunteers interested in joining this dedicated group. Open ...

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County Clerk Encourages Students to Participate in Arch...

County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is inviting all Monmouth County high school students to enter the 2017 Archives and History Day Photography Contest, sponsored by the Monmouth County Clerk’s Office.

The Monmouth County Clerk’s Archives Division has been responsible for maintaining Monmouth ...

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Eagle Oaks Golf & Country Club Completes Major Exp...

Eagle Oaks Golf & Country Club is in the final stages of a major clubhouse expansion offering a vast array of new world-class amenities.

Members and non-members alike will enjoy the club’s stunning southern colonial architecture providing a host of new features ...

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Monmouth County SPCA to take 80 Animals from Shelters i...

The tumultuous flooding in Texas has not only destroyed property, homes and buildings but has left thousands of animals lost, injured displaced or abandoned. The Monmouth County SPCA has committed to taking a minimum of 80 animals this coming Labor Day to ...

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Inaugural Save a Hero/Shave a Hero Raised Funds for Chi...

Infinite Love and the Middletown Fire Department coordinated their efforts and held the first annual Shave a Hero/Save a Hero fundraising event on July 29, 2017 at Community Fire Station #4 in Leonardo. Besides the shaving portion of the event, there was ...

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Bermuda Nights Fundraiser Raises Funds for CPC Behavior...

Photo above: Left to right: Honoree and retiring trustee Al Ferguson, Board Chair Don Glaser, Honoree Jim Romer, Honoree Lori Romer, Trustee and honoree Ray Eckhoff, CEO Vera Sansone, Honoree Bill Moss (President & CEO of Two River Community Bank), Honoree and ...