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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What Does Philanthropy Look Like? Meet the Grunins

Story LiliAnn Paras

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”

– Eli Broad

Jay and Linda Grunin and their son, Jeremy, are the epitome of this adage ...

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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 ...
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47th Annual Red Bank Rotary Golf Tournament

Photo above: Ellen Korpar, Jim Mullevey, Chuck Watson, Robin Fitzmaurice, Bill Donnelly, Mike Toscano, Jack Chesbro, Frank Mazza (sitting) Harriet Primack, Steve Sanfilippo, Denise Bembrook

The Rotary Club of Red Bank held its annual golf tournament on August 21, 2017 at Navesink ...

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Hollywood Meets Red Bank at 2nd Annual Monmouth Film Fe...

 

Audiences and artists traveled from all regions of the globe to attend the 2nd Annual Monmouth Film Festival (MFF) in August, at Red Bank’s Two River Theater. The weekend was packed filled with excited and passionate film lovers and filmmakers nearly ...

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2017 Holiday Express Golf Classic Raises $84,000

Left to right: Joe Racioppi of McLoone’s Pier House, Tim McLoone, founder of Holiday Express, Tim McMahon and Lauren Kotu both of McLoone’s Restaurants. Photo credit: Kate Beckett

Close to 150 golfers hit the links on July 17th at the Manasquan River ...

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Seizing the Road to Victory

Mike Grant and Carmen Phaneuf of Little Silver are about to embark on the ride of their lives. The married couple is participating in a cross country cycling event starting on September 2, 2017 that will begin in Manhattan Beach, CA and ...

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Red Bank Couple to Cycle 65 Miles for Multiple Myeloma ...

In 2008, six months after his wife DonnaLyn Giegerich finished treatments for her cancer, Tom Zapcic was diagnosed with a rare cancer called Multiple Myeloma (MM). Over the past nine years, Zapcic has had two stem cell transplants and numerous chemo treatments ...

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Keyport: Public Meeting on Williams Pipeline

NY/NJ Baykeeper, Food & Water Watch Sponsor Meeting to Alert Public to Significant Impacts to Raritan Bay

A public meeting concerning the proposed Williams Transco Pipeline is scheduled for Thursday, July 13 from 6:30 – 8:30pm at Keyport High School Cafeteria. Members ...

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The $1,000,000 betfair.com Haskell Invitational

Welcome to the grandest day of racing on the Jersey Shore and the richest invitational in America: The Grade 1, $1,000,000 betfair.com Haskell Invitational. On July 30, 2017, Monmouth Park will be featuring the nation’s top 3-year-olds, the Haskell has been won ...