Community

March 3, 2021

RED BANK, NJ: Want to feel good?  Want to save a life? Of course, you do! New Jersey Blood Services has an extreme need of blood donations during the pandemic.  Your blood donation will cost you nothing, but it will save a life. The need for blood donations is constant and critical for ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the best organization on the planet, is celebrating literacy and Read Across America Month with a series of virtual events to read to a child.  They are asking for volunteers for only 15 minutes in a blocked-out time via ZOOM to read to children ...

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News Did you miss one of our virtual programs that looked interesting? Visit our YouTube page! We put most of our virtual events online after the fact, including our Let's Talk About Race and Sustainable Red Bank programs. Even though our physical building is not open, materials are still ...

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RED BANK, NJ: A proclamation to Gilda Rogers, Co-chair of the T. Thomas Fortune Cultural Center a National Historic Landmark, was presented by Monmouth County Commissioner Lillian G. Burry. The proclamation was in recognition of the contributions of the Center and its mission to further civil ...

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The Red Bank Public Library is offering the following: Events Reminder: Most events are remote due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Monday, February 22nd Tonight at 7 PM is Guided Journaling. Unfortunately, this program is at capacity -- we will let you know when more spots open ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Easter is coming up early this year (April 4), and Lunch Break, the food pantry and social service agency is asking for your help in providing holiday meals for families and individuals struggling with financial insecurity. As the COVID-19 pandemic reaches ever deeper into our ...

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Letter to the Editor To the Editor:  Red Bank is at a crossroads. We are two long-time residents who want to ensure the path forward embraces our shared future, while celebrating and preserving all that makes our town such a unique, cherished place.  When we decided, independently and ...

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The Red Bank Public Library is offering the following events: News We are CLOSED TODAY (MONDAY) for President's Day. We'll be open during our normal hours tomorrow for curbside services! If you know someone struggling to register for the COVID-19 vaccine, we can ...

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RED BANK, NJ: There’s another health issue the pandemic has brought on – the “COVID 10 – 15.”  That’s the 10 to 15 pounds a lot of us have gained sitting on the couch watching Netflix movies and stuffing our faces! How do you stay motivated and maintain your workout routine? Grab a ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Navesink Maritime Heritage Society is offering another one of its excellent public presentations: A Historical Journey Across Raritan Bay. The online ZOOM presentation will be given by historian John Schneider.  Schneider is an accomplished author and storyteller using ...

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Valentine’s Day is widely known as the day of the year when love is celebrated, and indeed, February has been a month of romance for centuries. The St. Valentine’s Day we observe today evolved both from ancient Roman and early Christian history. There are many legends about who St. Valentine ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Looking north up the Navesink River from the viewpoint of the Molly Pitcher Inn, 3 eagles were spotted on the snow-covered ice yesterday morning around 10:00am. It looked like two mature (white head) bald eagles and a youngster designated by being all brown.  They stood about 300 ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The glue that holds our community together in so many ways, the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County truly is one of the best organizations on the planet. Now more than ever, the Y is there for those who having trouble coping with the months of lockdown due to the pandemic.  The YMCA ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the best organization on the planet, is the glue that holds our community together in so many ways. “It's incredible to think we've been navigating through the COVID-19 pandemic for an entire year now. I don't think we could have imagined how ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Navesink Maritime Heritage Society is offering another one of its excellent public presentations: A Historical Journey Across Raritan Bay. The online ZOOM presentation will be given by historian John Schneider.  Schneider is an accomplished author and storyteller using ...

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The Red Bank Public Library is offering the following events: News We will be closed today (Monday) and tomorrow (Tuesday) due to the snowstorm. Unless noted on our Calendar, remote events will continue at their normal times. We hope to be open at our normal hours on ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The borough of Red Bank announced that garbage collection for tomorrow, Tuesday, February 2, will be suspended. Collection will resume as scheduled for Thursday, February 4 and Friday, February 5. Municipal offices will have a 2-hour delayed opening tomorrow, Tuesday, February ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  A couple of pictures taken by Red Bank resident Alberto Larotonda this morning.  A few more of Riverview Hospital, The Bluffs and Irwin Marina (Yard 2). Snow and wind continues unti tomorrow with rising temperatures bringing in a mix of rain. Red Bank area looking to receive 6 ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  What is the YMCA really all about?  Love, perseverance and service as expressed at a commemoration to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that was live streamed on January 15. The event was the 32nd year that the Y has brought together community leaders, ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Nothing like a world-wide pandemic to focus the mind. And that’s exactly what the Red Bank RiverCenter did through the creation of “Broadwalk.”  The Downtown New Jersey (DNJ), an organization of individuals, businesses, government agencies and local and regional organizations ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Society for the Education of American Sailors (SEAS), is teaming up with The North Shrewsbury Ice Boat and Yacht Club (NSIB&YC), to offer the public a slideshow and discussion on iceboating. SEAS is a national organization with a Monmouth County Chapter and was founded to ...

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LINCROFT, NJ: Brookdale Community College has partnered with Monmouth Medical Center to provide a vaccination site at Brookdale Community College’s Robert J. Collins Arena, in the Lincroft section of Middletown, on the main campus. TAPinto spoke with Brookdale Community College President, David ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Red Bank is truly blessed with some of the nicest parks in state.  Several situated along the Navesink River, a few in the middle of neighborhoods, and even a couple of “pocket parks.” Each, in their own way, are truly gems. A lot of residents may not even be aware that some of ...

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Dear TAPinto Red Bank Editor: It is time that the voiceless, our seniors, be heard at this moment to preserve the Red Bank Senior Citizen Center and stop the demolition by neglect.  Mayor McKenna’s Administration had a vision for this center years ago as a way to connect older Red Bank senior ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  The best organization on the planet is proving again why they hold that title.  Partnering with the VNA of Central Jersey Community Health Centers, the Red Bank Family YMCA is providing Monmouth County residents a single site to receive the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine as well as ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County virtually held their 32nd annual breakfast commemoration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., last Friday. Michael Wright, YMCA Board member and MLK Event Chair, opened the commemoration saying, “The Y’s own mission compels us to embrace, ...

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Photo above: Girl Scouts CEO Eileen Higgins (second from left) launches the TopCookie competition with contenders: Angela Goblesky, Charlie’s of Bay Head; Marilyn Schlossbach and Nora Watson, White Chapel Projects; Corey DeBiasse, Marina Grille; and lead judge David Burke. Also competing is ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County will present its Martin Luther King Jr. Human Dignity Award to Gwendolyn Love, Executive Director of Lunch Break in Red Bank this Friday, January 15, from 8:00am – 9:00am.  This virtual event is free and open to all.  To register or to learn ...

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