RUMSON HOLDS ITS OARS IN ON CREW SWITCH

hot-topic rightBy DUSTIN RACIOPPI

At the request of some 50 residents and Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High students,  the Rumson council on Wednesday revisited its controversial decision to take back the spring rowing program from the school.

And the council isn’t backpaddling on this one.

“We’re still going to move it” to the borough recreation department, where it began four years ago, said Mayor John Ekdahl.

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IN R-FH CREW DEAL, R-FH IS OUT

hot-topic rightBy DUSTIN RACIOPPI

The Rumson-Fair Haven sports triplet is back intact.

Two weeks after locking up a deal with Fair Haven to keep lacrosse and flag football as part of Rumson recreation, the Rumson council decided last week that crew, the third sport that was on the chopping block, will stay as well.

Keeping the alliance alive, though, means Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School‘s crew program will be dropped.

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