- Category: Arts & Culture
Vocal Majors Perform Gian Carlo Menotti’s The Medium, Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas
Little Silver, NJ - The Red Bank Regional (RBR) Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Vocal Majors will perform a pair of operas-- Gian Carlo Menotti’s The Medium, and Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas presented consecutively on Tuesday, May 1, and Wednesday, May 2. All performances begin at 7PM in the Red Bank Regional High Theatre located at
Pictured - Katherine Robinson of Shrewsbury portraying Belinda looks on as Dido, portrayed by Evangeline Athanasiou, Red Bank, confronts Aeneas, played by Patrick Martini of Union Beach, in Henry Purcell’s Opera Dido and Aeneas,. The Opera is one of a pair of operas RBR’s VPA presents it is first full scale operatic production. Miss Athanasiou is recognized as the state’s top operatic high school singer.
- Category: Letters to the Editor
Just in time for summer, Monmouth County is rethinking how it goes about enticing visitors to the county’s unique vacation destinations.
Ads on radio and daily newspapers outside our county are a must. But in addition to the traditional means of advertising, the Monmouth County Department of Public Information and Tourism is using of social media to connect with potential visitors.
By Memorial Day, county Tourism representatives armed with smart phones will be using Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and Pinterest to drive information about the county’s wonderful destinations and generate feedback from people about where they have been and what they liked.
This summer we will have a mobile web page for Tourism to help visitors learn about Monmouth County using their mobile phones.
Whether it’s a two-week stay, a getaway weekend or just a day trip, visitors will be able to get the information they need.
- Category: News
ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - The new home of the Atlantic Highlands Library at Borough Hall on
Prior to the official dedication, the Library will open for business in its newly-renovated location in Borough Hall at 9 a.m., Monday, April 23. The Library closed its Avenue C location on April 9 to begin moving to its new home.
Atlantic Highlands Borough Hall is home to the Atlantic Highlands Library.
The Borough Hall location offers the Library more space, including separate children’s and youth sections, and an activity room for programs. The former Library in the old Borough Hall was approximately 1,800 square feet – the new Library has more than double that space at 4,000 square feet, according to Atlantic Highlands Borough Administrator Adam Hubeny.
- Category: News
ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - For six weeks starting on 4/26/12, the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club Sailboat Racing class is being offered again this year, This is a good way to break into sailing and to learn about racing, please see the attached flyer.
If you are at all interested in sailboat racing - attend this class! Not interested in racing but would like to work on the On Water Race Committee officiating races - attend this class!
- Category: News
MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Beginning Monday April 16, 2012, Middletown-Lincroft Rd will be closed between Dwight Road and West Front St between the hours of 9am and 3 pm. Any roadwork starting prior to 9am and continuing after 3 pm will cause delays due to lane shifts or alternating traffic. Drivers should follow the posted detours or plan alternate routes. The final phase of water main construction on the roadway is underway and can be expected to last through May 2012. Any questions regarding the closure should be addressed to the Police Department Traffic Bureau at 732-615-2045.
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