Spring Comes in Like a Lion

  By DON STINE Talk about March Madness! It seems like Old Man Winter just doesn’t want to give up this year as the fourth nor’easter in three weeks hit the Jersey Shore on Wednesday. It was the first full day of spring. “I believe the last time we had this many storms, in such a short period, […]

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Rev Up Romance for Valentine’s Day

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Valentine’s Day grabs the hearts of people all around the globe, and here at the Jersey Shore it’s no different. Area restaurants and shops have responded to the call for romance by making it a special day for those in love, falling in love or hoping to fall in love. […]

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All I Want for Christmas

  By DENISE HERSCHEL With only a few days left until Christmas, visions of toys are dancing in the heads of little ones who can’t wait for the arrival of the jolly old man dressed in red. Hoping that he will bring them their every heart’s desire, it seems that plenty of kids have been […]

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Mayors List Their Hopes for New Year

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI and DON STINE As we publish our final edition of 2017 (on newsstands from Thurs. Dec. 21 through the first week of 2018) we asked the mayors in our readership area what wishes and goals they have for the coming year. Asbury Park Mayor John Moor offered up some lofty […]

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Silverball Museum Owner Will be Honored

  The Arc of Monmouth will honor entrepreneur and parent-advocate for autism awareness Rob Ilvento at Winter Glow 2017 on Fri., Dec.1 at Eagle Oaks Golf and Country Club, Farmingdale. All proceeds benefit the 1,600 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities served by The Arc in Monmouth County. “We are thrilled to recognize Rob Ilvento […]

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Springsteen Tickets Up for Auction

  The Monmouth County SPCA is holding an auction for two tickets to see the Bruce Springsteen on Broadway show Dec. 30 at 8 p.m. The show is sold out but the SPCA is offering the tickets as a fundraiser. The auction closes Dec. 4 at  7:00 p.m. Bid on a pair of orchestra seats at […]

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Coastal Habitat Reschedules Event Honoring 3 Community Leaders

  Due to an unforeseen issue with operating in the new ReStore space in Asbury Park the Hearts and Hammers celebration scheduled for Oct. 19 has been postponed to Nov. 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. At the event  Coastal Habitat for Humanity will recognize three extraordinary community partners. Each of this year’s honorees have been relentless in helping the […]

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