The eloquence of silence marked the memorial ceremony at Mt. Mitchill scenic overlook last Thursday morning as a small crowd encircled the sculpture created by Franco Minervini in honor of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.
Rumson - Rumson's Mayor and Council took the proposed regionalization of police services among Rumson, Fair Haven and Little Silver off the table last week. Mayor John Ekdahl said that Rumson did not agree with many of the aspects that were
proposed by Eatontown-based Patriot Consulting that outlined the viability of combining the three towns police forces into one central Police Department.
RED BANK - As the Zoning Board of Adjustment convenes this Thursday night, the board will continue to hear, and possibly vote on, an application to convert one of the borough's largest structures from a apartment complex to a condominium development. That prospect has many residents of the complex very worried about what the future may hold for their homes.
In 2007 DUI-related deaths dropped by 8.7 percent in New Jersey and 4 percent nationally according to AAA Mid-Atlantic based in Wilmington, Delaware. There were 47 fewer deaths related to drunk driving and drunk driving accidents in New Jersey last year compared to 2006.
RED BANK - Hip Town becomes "bargain city" on Saturday, Sept. 20, when residents take to their lawns and driveways to host the borough's first-ever Townwide Yard Sale. Bargain-hunters from all over New Jersey are expected to fill the streets in search of overlooked treasures at dozens of locations throughout the borough.
LITTLE SILVER - In front of a packed house at Red Bank Regional High School last Friday, the St. John Vianney Lancers spoiled the first home night game for the Bucs with a come from behind 21-7
win in a Shore Conference nondivsional showdown.