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RED BANK: FREE TROLLEY SERVICE PLANNED

The service will use two E-Tuks, electric versions of gasoline-powered tuk-tuks popular in Asia and elsewhere. (Photo courtesy of Scooter Dudes. Click to enlarge)

By JOHN T. WARD

Visitors to Red Bank may have a jaunty, environmentally conscious and free means of getting around town as early as a next week, when a new shuttle service hopes to begin operations.

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GOOD TASTE IS A TROLLEY HOP AWAY

Toeknee Bianchi created this video document of the 2010 Taste of Sea Bright tour, which returns Saturday.

Think of it as a buffet — a great, big, sumptuous, surprising, eclectic, indoor/outdoor, three-mile-long buffet. The kind where you need a trolley to get from one end to the other.

When the event known as Taste of Sea Bright returns for the latest in a successful series of culinary tours on Saturday,  it will serve as a reminder that Monmouth County’s most stylishly slender borough knows how to eat very well indeed — and that, in the words of Sea Bright Business Alliance director Joan Osgoodby, “this town is not just a summer romance.”

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