SOMETIMES, THE PERFORMERS were (literally) singing in the rain, and sometimes the audiences were shivering in their seats, but through it all the Count Basie Theatre endured, a once-dignified dowager, down at the heels, but not out.
RED BANK - With about three weeks remaining before voters go to the polls, approximately 75 borough voters had their chance to meet and ask questions of this year's slate of four
candidates seeking the two Borough Council slots on this year's ballot.
SANDY HOOK - In response to a recent decision by a federal appeals court judge upholding a controversial lease agreement between the National Park Service and a private developer Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. has renewed his call for the federal agency overseeing the agreement to move forward with an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the award of the lease.
RED BANK - Last Thursday, John Underwood from the American Athletic Institute spoke to parents and guardians at Red Bank Regional High School about the problem of alcohol and drug use by student athletes and offered a number of solutions.
SEA BRIGHT - On Tuesday night, the Borough of Sea Bright presented Peter O'Mara, James Casazza, Sean Smyth, Dr. Ted Kutzin, and Dr. Brian Torpey with letters of commendation for their life-saving efforts on the Sea Bright beach on September 7th.
October is National Arts and Humanities Month. To borrow a phrase from the National Endowment for the Arts, "A great nation deserves great art," and each year October has become a nationwide annual celebration of the arts and humanities in our great nation.