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Pilgrim Baptist Church Annual Men’s Day Celebration

Pilgrim Baptist Church of Red Bank, held it’s annual Men’s Day Celebration on Sunday, June 25 at their 8am & 11am Worship Services.  The services featured the music ministry of the Pilgrim Men’s Day Choir and inspirational messages by Rev Arnold Jeter (8am) and Minister Denzel Donaldson (11am). The Men’s Ministry & Fellowship meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 8am.  All men are […]

Vietnam Veterans The Focus Of A New Study: Looking Back To Build A Better Future

A grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission will enable the first-ever systematic collection, compilation and presentation of important demographic and sociological data describing Vietnam veterans from New Jersey. The initial phase targets those Vets and their families who were living in Monmouth County at the time they were drafted or enlisted to serve in the Vietnam War. Principal investigator, Jess Le Vine, a faculty […]

Route 34/CR 537 Funding Secured

On Thursday, June 22, the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders authorized the execution of a $21.3 million agreement with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to move the plan to widen the intersection of State Route 34 at County Route 537 (Route 34/CR 537) and replace two bridges closer to the start of construction. “This is great news for everyone who travels through the most […]

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FRHSD Superintendent Named 2017 Monmouth County Superintendent of the Year

  Mr. Charles B. Sampson, superintendent of the Freehold Regional High School District, has been named the 2017 Monmouth County Superintendent of the Year. “It is an honor to be named Monmouth County Superintendent of the Year by my peers. I am proud to work alongside such a talented group of superintendents in Monmouth County,” Mr. Sampson said. “This honor not only recognizes my work […]

Sylvia’s Children Seeks Brass Instruments for Ugandan School Marching Band

For 14 years, Sylvia’s Children, founded by New Jersey businesswoman and philanthropist Sylvia Allen, has worked vigorously to improve the lives of more than 1,000 children living in a small village in the East African nation of Uganda, by constructing additional classrooms, sleeping quarters, and even a mini hospital. As the Mbiriizi Advanced Primary School has grown immensely, so has its need for additional resources […]

Newcomers and Neighbors Club Hosts Spring Luncheon

On May 11, members and guests of the Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Colts Neck, Holmdel, and surrounding areas attended a spring luncheon at Buona Sera in Red Bank. It was the final major event for the club’s calendar year. Everyone enjoyed a five-course lunch, the installation of the new 2017-2018 board members, and a presentation by noted numerologist, author, and speaker Michael Fierro. The […]