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RED BANK: DE-ICING FOR DE REOPENING
RED BANK: Strollo's Italian Ice de-ices as it prepares for its season reopening, scheduled for today.
Remember: Nothing makes a Red Bank friend happier than to hear "I saw you on Red Bank Green!"
RED BANK: FORMER STAIR FACTORY REFRAMED
RED BANK: The art collector who created Detour Gallery is now turning a former West Side stair factory into a frame shop.
RED BANK: LIBRARY PUTS FINAL EDIT ON 2016
RED BANK: The public library, now marking 80 years in the former home of industrialist Sigmund Eisner, looks back at 2016 via YouTube video.
RED BANK: AN ICE START TO WINTER
RED BANK: Winter begins Wednesday as the chill eases through Christmas, according to the weather forecast.
SHREWSBURY VOTERS NIX SCHOOL UPGRADES
SHREWSBURY: Borough voters rejected a series of school capital spending plans by wide margins in a special election held Tuesday.
FOOTBALL: Rumson-Fair Haven claims its fourth straight state title on a big night by Matt Vecchiarelli and Mike O'Connor. Video highlights.
ON THE GREEN: RAIN AND FOG DEPART
ON THE GREEN: Two days of rain, one of fog, come to an end as a string of partly sunny days enter the forecast. Meantime, this photo's a nice souvenir.
ON THE GREEN: GUSTY RAIN IN FORECAST
ON THE GREEN: Today's weather outlook on the Greater Red Bank Green includes gusty winds and lots of rain -- as much as an inch may fall.
FAIR HAVEN: Incumbent GOP pair hold off strong challenge.
RUMSON: Incumbent Republicans easily retain both council seats at stake.
SHREWSBURY: Incumbents won all four council seats on the ballot.
SEA BRIGHT: Kelly, Birdsall win council spots.
ELECTION 2016: Live-results for presidential, congressional and ballot Qs.
FAIR HAVEN: ELECTION DAY 2016
A message from the Fair Haven Volunteer Fire Department. (Photo by Trish Russoniello. Click to enlarge)
ON THE GREEN: HAY, NO EXCUSE NOT TO VOTE
ON THE GREEN: Weather forecast offers no excuse for not voting.
FAIR HAVEN: PETERS Q&A
FAIR HAVEN: Meet and compare the four borough council candidates on backgrounds and positions. Here are Christopher Rodriguez's answers to our Q&A.
FAIR HAVEN: RODRIGUEZ Q&A
FAIR HAVEN: Meet and compare the four borough council candidates on backgrounds and positions. Here are Christopher Rodriguez's answers to our Q&A.
FAIR HAVEN: VON HOERL Q&A
FAIR HAVEN: Meet and compare the four borough council candidates on backgrounds and positions. Here are Shervyn von Hoerl's answers to our Q&A.
FAIR HAVEN: WILHELM Q&A
FAIR HAVEN: Meet and compare the four borough council candidates on backgrounds and positions. Here are Rowland Wilhelm's answers to a redbankgreen Q&A.
FOOTBALL: Video highlights of Red Bank Catholic, Red Bank Regional and Rumson-Fair Haven, each closing out the regular season at home.
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NOT SO SCARY
Twenty times? Fifty times? How many times did we drive by this home on the corner of River Street and Shrewsbury and do a double take before ...
LOCAL 9 TAKE TROPHY
After a long hot two days of baseball, the Red Bank area-based Jersey Shore Raiders emerged as champions of the United States Amateur Baseba ...
RHAPSODY ON ICE
RED BANK: On a cool-ish summer evening, keyboardist NGXB entertained customers of Strollo's Italian Ice with renderings of 'Bohemian Rhapsod ...
PUDDLE BE GONE
A work crew was out this week attacking the site of the notoriously persistent puddle at the corner of Broad and Mechanic Streets. This phot ...
SMALLS FOR MAYOR?
We at redbankgreen remain neutral in political affairs and never make endorsements. But we have to say Borough Clerk Laura Reinertsen’ ...
CRASH ON LEIGHTON
The driver of this car was headed north on Leighton Avenue when they it hit an SUV pulling a work trailer headed in south in the opposing la ...
CAR VS STREET SIGN
The driver of this Mercedes hopped the curb and toppled the street sign at the corner of South Pearl and Drs. James Parker Boulevard Wednesd ...
SKETCHES OF RED BANK BY LOCAL ARTIST MICHAEL WHITE
Sketches of Red Bank scenes have been floating around on social media and we thought they deserved some spotlight. First appearing in our fe ...
POLE DOWN
Utility pole falls on English Plaza shop Forge after being struck by SUV shortly before noon. No injuries reported, though 86-year-old drive ...
YO, ADRIAN!
It’s a tough turn for our hero as Rocky Balboa is relegated to the curb for trash pickup on Locust Avenue. We’ll have to go back ...
“EL PALOMO” IS IN THE HOUSE
Jesus Rios, a mariachi singer who performs under the stage name “El Palomo” (The dove) pauses for a moment before entering a bac ...
CROC SPOTTED IN RIVER
Frighteningly hideous and green, a solitary Croc lurked ominously amid the flotsam and foam in the Navesink River alongside the Red Bank Fir ...
KISS ICON REFLECTS ON BROADWALK
A Swarovski crystal-bedazzled self-portrait painting of Paul Stanley, longtime singer and guitarist for the rock band Kiss peers out from a ...
CHISELIN’ AWAY
Marcelo Garcia Lopez works with hammer and chisel on a new feature for his flower garden on Shrewsbury Avenue: a hollow in a carved log in w ...
STORM CLEANUP CONTINUES
  Saturday’s storm sent a tree toppling on this house on Bank Street, damaging the roof. Workers Wednesday could be seen removing ...
SNAPPING IN THE BREEZE
RED BANK: Blustery winds had the flags in Riverside Gardens Park snapping Monday evening.
POWER LINE DOWN
Red Bank firefighters were on scene at Manor Drive dealing with a live power line Monday afternoon. There was no immediate report of fire. T ...
TAR BEACH SOLSTICE
Aldo Quiroz of Ocean Township came ready with his beach chair and found a shady spot to spend his lunch hour in a parking lot off Broad Stre ...
GOING GREY
Workers painting the stone facade of the PNC Bank at the corner of Broad and Harding Thursday morning. An upgrade? Maybe it’s just pri ...
COFFEE & WILDLIFE
RED BANK: The best wildlife show in town can be taken in from a waterfront bench outside the public library, and it's totally free.