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RBR’s Vocalist Claire Taylor Awarded 2019 All Shore Chorus Scholarship

February 19, 2019

This article was Sponsored by College Funding Associates and Two River Tutoring

RED BANK, NJ – Claire Taylor (pictured below), a senior at Red Bank Regional (RBR), was awarded the 2019 All Shore Chorus Vocal Performance Scholarship. 

Bringing together the best of the best high school choir singers from Monmouth and Ocean Counties, Taylor performed a solo at the All Shore ...

Watch the Videos of Jersey Shore Chinese School Celebrating the Chinese New Year at RBR

RED BANK, NJ – The Jersey Shore Chinese School students celebrated the Year of the Pig at Red Bank Regional School (RBR) the official Chinese New Year on February 5th.  RBR has offered Chinese as part of its World Language program for over a decade.

Speaking in Chinese and translated in English, RBR’s World Language Mandarin students Grace Davidson, Gabrielle Jamieson, John ...

World Renowned Artist to Exhibit Locally

RED BANK, NJ – The Navesink Maritime Heritage Association will have the renowned marine painter Nick Berger at a free public presentation being held at Bahrs Landing Restaurant, on Wednesday, February 20th, from 7:30pm – 9:00pm.

Berger’s paintings have been exhibited in high-end galleries in New York, Connecticut, and in Beacon Fine Arts in Red Bank, ...

Hot & Soul Yoga: Colts Neck Location Grand Opening a Great Success!

February 17, 2019

COLTS NECK, NJ- Hot & Soul Yoga located at 10 Merchants Way, Rt 34 South in Colts Neck, celebrated BIG at their February 16th, Grand Opening! This is the second location for Hot & Soul Yoga, with their first studio located in Middletown. 

The parking lot was full and the studio was packed all day with a sampling of free classes that ...

BEEP BEEP!! Red Bank Looking to Hire a Parking Director

RED BANK, NJ – Red Bank has taken a consultant’s advice and is accepting applications for a Parking Director.

In early January, Walker Consultants, a New York based parking design and consulting practice, presented a final study on their conclusions regarding the Borough’s parking challenges

This included that "...a recommendation that a Parking Manager ...

Watch Riverview Towers Pool Demolition Videos

RED BANK, NJ – The demolition process of the Riverview Towers pool and surrounding deck began last week and is nearly completed.  The 150-unit residential high-rise is located at 28 Riverside Avenue.

 

 

Last May, borough officials condemned the swimming pool after a fierce storm.

Built over the river, the storm and an in-coming tide lifted the pool and ...

RBR’s Vocalist Claire Taylor Awarded 2019 All Shore Chorus Scholarship

February 19, 2019

This article was Sponsored by College Funding Associates and Two River Tutoring

RED BANK, NJ – Claire Taylor (pictured below), a senior at Red Bank Regional (RBR), was awarded the 2019 All Shore Chorus Vocal Performance Scholarship. 

Bringing together the best of the best high school choir singers from Monmouth and Ocean Counties, Taylor performed a solo at the All Shore ...

When's the Best Time to Watch the Supermoon? 

Look Up in the Sky, it’s a Bird, it’s a Plane, No, it’s SUPERMOON!

RED BANK, NJ – All right, get ready for the Supermoon Trifecta!

Tuesday’s moonrise will be the third straight month with full supermoons.

The first was on January 20th, when the supermoon coincided with a total lunar eclipse, also known as a "Blood Moon."

A second supermoon, ...

Attend the Vetted Job Fair – February 28th

RED BANK, NJ – The Monmouth Career Center located at 1000 Kozloski Road in Freehold will host over 50 Monmouth County employers, trade schools and armed services organizations at a Trade and Job Fair on Thursday, February 28th, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.

The event is sponsored by the Monmouth County Guidance Directors’ Association (MCGDA) which represents all high schools in Monmouth ...

New Year, New Flavour Event Huge Success

January 25, 2019

RED BANK, NJ – Several hundred people came hungry, thirsty and in a good mood.

And for good reason.  In fact, a dozen of them.

They got to taste delicious new food recipes, craft beer and spirits brought in by Red Bank restaurants and local companies.

The event was produced by the Red Bank Business Alliance in support of the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide.

Ayca ...

Paying it Forward

February 14, 2019

RED BANK, NJ – The people of the United States are the most generous nation in the world, giving over $4 billion in 2017.

And most of it is from small donors, like you and me.

An example of this is Tom and Eileen Labetti, who sold their home this past December, and were represented by Mark & Allison Gregory of Resources Real Estate.  

 The Gregory’s were ...

VIDEO - YMCA Keynote Speaker Kevin Ryan, CEO of Covenant House, Inspires Guests

RED BANK, NJ – The Community YMCA kicked off their annual Community Campaign fund raiser last night with a group of speakers that made you feel just how lucky and blessed you really are.

Katie McAdoo, Executive Director of the Y opened the meeting by asking for a moment of silence for Fair Haven resident Army Private 1st Class Jaime Riley, who was fatally injured on January 22, 2019 in ...

Show Your Love: Join us for the Hearts of Hope Breakfast Supporting Youth in our Communities; Keynote Speaker Marybeth Walz Co-Founder Hope for Children

MONMOUTH COUNTY: Show your love for the young women in the residential homes of Collier Youth Services, a non-profit organization that provides educational, residential, and recreational programs to young people in need.  The Hearts of Hope Breakfast (last year sold out so book now) is Tuesday, February 12th, at 8:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. The event will be held at Buona Sera ...

Parkway 109 Construction – Pictorial & Video Update

February 18, 2019

RED BANK, NJ – TAPinto Red Bank took a look at the GSP 109 construction last week to see how’s it’s progressing.

Slowly, but surely.

The $10.89 million contract was awarded to Earle Asphalt by the NJ Turnpike Authority (NJTA) in July of 2018, and work began a few months later.

 

 

Late last summer underground fiber optic cable was installed ...

Attend the Vetted Job Fair – February 28th

RED BANK, NJ – The Monmouth Career Center located at 1000 Kozloski Road in Freehold will host over 50 Monmouth County employers, trade schools and armed services organizations at a Trade and Job Fair on Thursday, February 28th, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.

The event is sponsored by the Monmouth County Guidance Directors’ Association (MCGDA) which represents all high schools in Monmouth ...

Hydrant Testing - Friday, February 15th

Water Supply Hydrant Test to be conducted Tomorrow, Friday, 2/15/2019

Fire Hydrant Testing will be conducted in the vicinity of the 12 Broad Street, on Friday, February 15, 2019.

Location is approximately between Urban Outfitters and The Bistro.

Residents in that area may see a temporary drop in water pressure and temporary discoloration. This testing is performed to determine available ...

Learn How Our Rivers are Doing – Rally for the Navesink Meeting

February 4, 2019

RED BANK, NJ – A “Rally for the Navesink” meeting was held at Bingham Hall in Rumson last Thursday to discuss the results from Environmental Canine Services (ECS).  Affectionately known as the “Poop Pups,” ECS uses them to identify and track human pathogen pollution caused by leaking sewer lines, illicit pipe connections, and failing septic systems.  To see ...

Navesink River – Why it Keeps Getting Cleaner & Cleaner

RED BANK, NJ – The Navesink River Municipalities Committee (NRMC) held their first meeting of the New Year on Thursday, January 17th and was chaired by Brian Rice, a Fair Haven resident and licensed boat Captain.

 

 

The NRMC is an environmental group that is dedicated on ensuring that our greatest natural asset, the Navesink River, remains an environmentally viable ...

Hot & Soul Yoga: Colts Neck Location Grand Opening a Great Success!

February 17, 2019

COLTS NECK, NJ- Hot & Soul Yoga located at 10 Merchants Way, Rt 34 South in Colts Neck, celebrated BIG at their February 16th, Grand Opening! This is the second location for Hot & Soul Yoga, with their first studio located in Middletown. 

The parking lot was full and the studio was packed all day with a sampling of free classes that ...

February is Heart Health Month: Health Tips From Mulholland Medical Group

February is Heart Health Month! Did you know heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Take steps today to lower your risk of heart disease.
To help prevent heart disease, you can:
Eat healthy.
Get active.
Stay at a healthy weight.
Quit smoking and stay away from secondhand smoke.
Control your cholesterol and blood pressure.
Drink alcohol only ...

Grand Opening Extravaganza!! February 16th, Hot & Soul Yoga Colts Neck; Free Classes, Athleta Pop-Up-Shop, ChillRx Cryotherapy and so Much More!!

COLTS NECK, NJ - Hot & Soul Yoga in Colts Neck located at 10 Merchants Way, Rt 34 South in Colts Neck, is celebrating BIG all day today, Saturday February 16th, at the Grand Opening Event for their new Colts Neck location! 

Owner Ginna comments, "We are so excited to celebrate our new location in Colts Neck. We have a great variety of free classes to register ...

Heart Shaped Plants to Give for Valentine’s Day

February 8, 2019

RED BANK, NJ - Consider giving your valentine something different this year. Select an indoor plant with heart shaped leaves or flowers.

Anthuriums are an easy-to-grow, low maintenance, long-blooming indoor plant. The red, pink or white heart shaped flowers rise above glossy green leaves.

Pothos and philodendron with heart shaped leaves are easy-to-grow and long time favorites. Select ...

Red Bank Police Blotter

February 5, 2019

RED BANK, NJ – Police Blotter.  Busy Month for our LEO’s

Crimes Occurring Between January 1, 2019 – January 15, 2019

CRIMES:

Theft: A tip jar was reported stolen from a business in the area of Water St. on 01/04/19. The accused are described as a black male approximately 18 years old wearing a red hooded sweatshirt with black and white lettering, dark colored pants ...

Bringing Private 1st Class Jaime Riley Home

RED BANK, NJ – In many ways, we all lost someone close to us.

Private First Class Jamie Riley, 21, of Fair Haven, was fatally injured on January 22, 2019 in an Army Stryker vehicle accident during a training exercise. 

 

 

Governor Phil Murphy issued an Executive Order on Wednesday directing that U.S. and New Jersey flags be flown at half-staff at all ...

Meet Red Bank Police's K9 Eko and His Partner, Patrolman Shea (with Video)

RED BANK, NJ – TAPinto Red Bank will be offering a series of articles on the men and women of the Red Bank Police Department.  Our purpose is to have the borough residents gain a personal sense of the person behind the badge and the support personnel who keep us safe 24/7/365.

Editors Note: Make sure that you take a look at the two videos at the end of the article to get a good ...

Red Bank and Middletown South Student Honored by Zoned Academy for Signing to Play Baseball, Softball in College

February 11, 2019

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Zoned Sports Academy, in Bridgewater, held its annual signing day Feb. 7, honoring its baseball and softball players, including one from Red Bank and one from Middletown, who have committed to playing in college next year.

About 160 family, friends and students attended to watch the event, which featured speeches by Zoned owner Duke Baxter and Bridgewater Mayor Dan ...

Sign Up Your Kid to Learn Sports Broadcasting - Last Class!

This article was Sponsored by College Funding Associates and Two River Tutoring

RED BANK, NJ – The Red Bank Parks and Recreation Department will be offering one more Sports Broadcasting Class.

Students of the Monmouth University Athletics Department will lead the program, teaching the basics of announcing college and professional sports.

Students will learn the tools of the ...

St. John Vianney tops Saddle River in Main Event of Coaches Choice USA Girls Basketball Tournament

Publisher’s Note: This  Community Sports news is brought to you by Monmouth County's College Funding Associates and Two River Tutoring.

HOLMDEL, N.J. - In a heavy hitter showdown that featured two of the three high school girls basketball teams in the state of New Jersey, the St. John Vianney girls basketball team rained supreme over Saddle River, improving 14-1 on the ...

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Quote of the Day

February 19, 2019

"A great many people think they are thinking, when they are really rearranging their prejudices."

Edward R. Murrow

 

Sixth Annual Vacation Expo – Plan Your Vacation With the Experts!

February 19, 2019

WHAT: Sixth Annual Vacation Expo – Plan Your Vacation With the Experts!

WHEN: Saturday, February 23 2019 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

WHERE: Dearborn Market, 2170, Rt. 35 South, Holmdel, NJ  (732) 264-0256

www.njvacationexpo.com

Press Contacts: Ted Friedli, Excel Travel, (732)571.1960

Karen J Irvine, Culinary Communications, kjirvine1@gmail.com (732)216.6335 ...

Star of ‘Cara’s Cucina’ to Host Groundwork Elizabeth Gala Feb. 27

February 16, 2019

Cara Di Falco, star of “Cara’s Cucina,” will host Groundwork Elizabeth’s WinterGreen gala Feb. 27 at the Hilton Newark Airport Hotel.

A nonprofit founded in Elizabeth in 2003, Groundwork Elizabeth builds sustainable communities in Elizabeth, NJ and in nearby Union County communities with urban agriculture initiatives, youth programing and more.

“So ...