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2017 Design Excellence Award Winners from the New Jersey Chapter of ASID Announced at Awards Gala

Design Excellence Award winners from the New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) gather on the stairs at the Shadowbrook at Shrewsbury. Credits: Charles Pacillo
Anna Maria Mannarino, Allied ASID, of Holmdel resident, accepting one of two Design Excellence Awards she won from Mark Mazandarani, President of Artistic Marble & Granite Surfaces, an event sponsor Credits: Charles Pacillo
Nancee Brown, ASID, of Summit, accepting her 2017 Bronze Design Excellence Award from Mark Mazandarani, President of Artistic Marble & Granite Surfaces of Hawthorne, N.J., an event sponsor Credits: Charles Pacillo
Hong Jin, ASID, and a resident of Mountainside, and winner of a 2017 Silver Design Excellence Award Credits: Charles Pacillo

The New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) celebrated its Design Excellence Awards at a gala celebration on Wednesday, June 14 at the Shadowbrook at Shrewsbury.  

Artistic Marble & Granite Surfaces of Hawthorne, N.J. and Blackman®, one of the nation’s leading suppliers of plumbing, heating, waterworks, HVAC and pipe fabrication services, were event sponsors.

"Successful entries demonstrated exceptional design and positive impact on life and the human experience in keeping with ASID's mission," said Anna Maria Mannarino, Allied ASID, President of the New Jersey Chapter.  "The Design Excellence awards reinforce the ASID commitment to important design principles."

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The Doctor is In: March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month

March 7, 2018

March is National Colon Awareness Month, by Dr. Brendan J. Mulholland

Colorectal cancer is a major public health problem that cannot be ignored. National Colon Cancer Awareness Month provides a time to get the word out that colorectal cancer is preventable, treatable and beatable.  The good news is that we have been making progress and we have the means to tackle this problem through ...

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Holmdel High School Project Graduation: Business Sponsorships Needed

March 18, 2018

HOLMDEL, N.J. - Holmdel High School Project Graduation has been a tradition for our seniors for over 25 years, and we are hoping that you will consider contributing to this important annual event.

The first 'Project Graduation' began in Maine in 1979. Seven students from one high school lost their lives after their graduation ceremony as a result of driving while intoxicated.

In an ...

Holmdel Recreation Needs Assessment

HOLMDEL, N.J. - March 16, 2018 On March 13 th  the Recreation Needs Assessment Township Committee Meeting. Township  wide survey, public open houses,  report was presented by T & M Associates at  This report, which has been  and stakeholder a culmination of data gathering, a  the interviews, can be found on the Township website, Mayor ...

Holmdel Town-Wide Garage Sale

Sunday, April 29th, 9am-3pm, rain or shine, the Holmdel High School PTSO will be hosting it's first ever TOWN WIDE garage sale.

You can sell at home, at the high school parking lot or donate items for the PTSO to sell.  A POD has been donated to collect items starting on April 1st.

Please go to website for registration, details and items list for ...

Monmouth Park Charity Fund's Annual Kentucky Derby Celebration: Sponsorship Opportunity

March 19, 2018

MONMOUTH, N.J. - Sponsorship opportunities are available for one of the most highly anticipated events of the year - the Annual Kentucky Derby Celebration at Monmouth Park. This is an incredible opportunity for businesses to show their support for the vital services of the organization in the widely read Ad Journal.

There are still sponsorship opportunities available for this ...


Sep 1, 1941 - Mar 13, 2018
Barbara A. Higgins, 76, Hazlet, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Barbara was ...
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- Mar 11, 2018
R. Bruce Phillips (79), retired Chief of Police, Holmdel Township Police Department, passed away ...
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