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Historical Holiday Tunes at the Toms River Library

Historical Holiday Tunes at the Toms River Library

The “Ghosts of Christmas Past” return to the library with a night of old, ancient and obscure Christmas music on Tuesday, December 15th at 7pm. Classical guitarist George Simonovich will play instrumental versions of time honored Christmas carols from the 14th through the early 19th century. The program is free and open to the public. […]

Free Paper Shredding Event

Free Paper Shredding Event

FREE SHRED DAY! American Shredder Incorporated, The Lake Chamber of Commerce and Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus invite you to our joint “Free Shred Day” event designed to help raise awareness of Identity Protection. Date & Time: October 30, 2015 at 11:00AM TO 2:00PM Location: Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, 600 River Ave., Lakewood, NJ Why: Identity theft is the […]

Clam Festival at the Highlands

Clam Festival at the Highlands

What: The Clam Festival includes delicious seafood, along with beer, wine, and sangria. Blue-sky Amusements will set up the midway and the Paladin Amusements will provide a game court. When: Friday July 31, 2015 from 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm, Saturday August 1st 12pm-11pm, Sunday August 2nd 12pm-8pm Where: Huddy Park, 301 Shore Drive, Highlands, NJ 07732 How: Free entry […]

A Call to All Coffee Lovers

A Call to All Coffee Lovers

By: Jennifer Maher Like many of us, you may connect with coffee on a spiritual level—you NEED your caffeine. It’s what keeps you going. But have you ever considered that you might be reaching for that coffee at the wrong time of day? Recent studies show that there is an optimal time frame that us […]

Bruce Springsteen Appreciation Night

Bruce Springsteen Appreciation Night

Celebrate Jersey’s own legend, Bruce Springsteen, with the Lakewood BlueClaws! Featuring E Street Band’s original drummer, Vini Lopez. and a special “BruceClaws” jersey auction during the game, come relive the Glory Days on a beautiful Saturday night with family and friends! When: July 25, 2015 from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Where: FirstEnergy Park 2 Stadium Way. Lakewood, […]

FREE Maker Camp in Toms River

FREE Maker Camp in Toms River

A summer of Maker Camp has returned to the Toms River branch of the Ocean County Library.  Teens ages 12 through 18 are welcome to attend any of the maker activities; with one program scheduled for 7 to 8 pm every Monday and Wednesday July 6th through -August 12th.  There will also be virtual field […]

Summer Dog Dates: Where to take your Four Legged Friends

Summer Dog Dates: Where to take your Four Legged Friends

By Jenni Maher Sun’s out, tongues out! What better way to enjoy this summer than sharing it with your furry friend? Ocean County has tons of dog-friendly attractions that both you and your pup can enjoy together. Whether you want to let loose at the beach, scope out a new hiking trail, or take a stroll […]

Ocean County 4th of July Guide

Ocean County 4th of July Guide

  Lakewood Fireworks Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 at 9:15pm at Lake Carasaljo Lakewood Township will celebrate Independence Day with a concert and fireworks all on Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 at Lake Carasaljo.  The concert, featuring The Wilbur Wittemann All-Star Patriotic Orchestra, will begin at 7:30pm at the Amphitheater at Lake Carasaljo. Shuttle buses will be available […]