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redbankgreen: A DECADE AFTER THE QUAKE

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You don’t really know a place until you’ve walked it, right?

Well, redbankgreen has had the good fortune of walking, biking and driving the streets that comprise the Greater Red Bank Green, camera and notebook in hand, for a decade now.

Yes, 10 years. This site launched on June 1, 2006.

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RED BANK: TWO RIVER TIMES SOLD

Domenic DiPiero 062714New Two River Times owner Domenic DiPiero watching the fireworks show he hosted for Riverview Medical Center at his mother’s home in Locust last month. Mickey Gooch, below with state Senator Joe Kyrillos, was also there. (Photo by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)

By JOHN T. WARD

gooch 062714 1The Two River Times, a Red Bank-based broadsheet newspaper with a taste for photos of the moneyed set at society balls, has a new owner.

Domenic DiPiero, president of a borough-based retirement-plan consultancy, has acquired the 24-year-old weekly, the TRT reported in a brief article in the latest edition.

The seller was Mickey Gooch, who with his now ex-wife, Diane, acquired the paper from garrulous television personality Geraldo Rivera a decade ago.

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ARRESTS FOR SKATEBOARDING, PAPER THEFT

call-in-the-authoritiesThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of March 30 and April 6, 2012. This information is unedited.

Theft occurring on 4-1-12 at Bodman Place. Victim reported that unknown person(s) stole her I phone while she was working. Sgt. Robert Gannon.

Theft occurring on 4-1-12 at Broad St.¬órestaurant. Victim reported that his Sprint Cellular telephone was stolen from table where he was seated. Ptl. Stan Balmer

Theft occurring at Broad Street on 4-3-12. Victim reported that male subject shoplifted two newspapers and left without paying for same. Lt. Michael Clay.

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