RED BANK: ILLUMINATING THE TOWN’S PAST

Marjorie Cavalier in Red Bank with the replacement Port of Red Bank sign she championed. The old sign  was already in bad shape in 2011, as seen at right in the photo below. (Photos by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge.)

By JOHN T. WARD

A weather-beaten historical marker in Red Bank’s Marine Park was replaced last month, after some gentle lobbying by a recently retired teacher and history buff.

But Marjorie Cavalier, who pushed for replacement of the illegible ‘Port of Red Bank’ sign, isn’t finished. She’s now turned her attention to development of an app to help illuminate borough’s past. Read More »

LITTLE SILVER: GRAVE MARKERS STOLEN

Activity reports for the month of May, 2013, unedited, as provided by the Little Silver Police Department.

call-in-the-authoritiesMay 5– Sarah Gordon, 26, of Atlantic Highlands, NJ, was arrested following a motor vehicle stop on Eastview Ave. for Possession of Marijuana Under 50 Grams and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. P.O. Eric Van Schaack made the arrest.

May 8– A business owner from Prospect Ave. reported Criminal Mischief after discovering that an unknown subject(s) damaged her vehicle while it was parked in the parking lot. P.O. Eric Van Schaack investigated.

May 8– A business owner from Prospect Plaza reported Harassment after an unknown subject(s) phoned in a phony order to be delivered to a business in another town that never made the order. P.O. Eric Van Schaack investigated.

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