Fair Haven has lost another longtime resident. The lady who countless people saw year after year manning the Fair Haven Firemen’s Fair’s Grab Bag Booth, affectionately known by many as “the balloon lady,” Jeanette Choma, passed away on Nov. 20. She was 88.Continue reading In Memoriam: A Look Back at Longtime Fair Havenite Jeanette Choma, 88
It’s all about fall show time this time of the year at RFH. Call it a supremely theatrical time.Continue reading Retro RFH Supreme Show Time
There are unseasonably warmer days ahead, yet a seasonally chilling pandemic outlook looms.Continue reading Focus: Rumson Area Bird’s Eye View; COVID, Weather & Pics
A Hazlet Township man has been arrested on child endangerment charges in connection with an incident involving the distribution and possession of child sexual abuse materials, Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced.Continue reading Prosecutor: Man Charged with Endangerment Charges Involving Child Porn Distribution
It’s all fun and games until … the RFH Tower Players crew finishes building the set … or show time … or something like that. You get the picture — or pictures.
The RFH Tower Players are playing on Nov. 20 with their pandemic time virtual production of Shuddersome: Tales of Poe.Continue reading Retro RFH Tower Players Stage Crew Playing
The following recent criminal incidents and arrests were reported by Shrewsbury police. An arrest does not constitute a conviction.Continue reading Police Report: Theft, Terroristic Threats, Extortion, ID Theft, Shoplifting, DWI
A Rutgers University police officer is facing criminal charges after allegedly threatening his roommate with firearms, Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni said on Monday.Continue reading Prosecutor: Rutgers Patrolman Facing Aggravated Assault, Weapons Charges
Masked and in a pandemic-safe way, 11 Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School (RFH) student-athletes made their college choices official by signing Letters of Intent committing to continue their academic and athletic careers in the upcoming school year.Continue reading RFH Student-Athletes’ Signing
A reprise from 2019 as an ode to the rainy, lazy days after the spurt of locals’ summer sunshine. Cheers and sun up!
The weather has not been quite fair these days. In fact, it’s been downright dank. And with dreary weather comes a little bit of a lackadaisical mood — especially for students cooped up in a high school all day. But, back in the day, there was a remedy for what ailed RFH students when lazy, hazy days drenched with dismal weather set in. That colored brick and pillar remedy was the Junior Lounge. Continue reading Retro RFH Dank Daze of Junior Lounging
The following October arrests were reported by Rumson police.
An arrest does not constitute a conviction.
• Anthony Goltsch, 40, of Manchester, was arrested on Oct. 13 at police headquarters and charged with theft by failure to make required disposition of property by Detective Donald Schneider.
• Skylar Leventhal, 20, of Asbury Park, was arrested on Oct. 9 in the area of Lakeside Drive and charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (CDS) and possession of CDS paraphernalia by Patrolman Michael Berger.
• Gilberto Romero Jimenez, 28, of Red Bank, was arrested on Oct. 4 in the area of Navesink Avenue and charged with driving under the influence (DUI) by Patrolman Stephanie Lehner.
• Raymond Waldron, 28, of Massachusetts, was arrested on Oct. 3 in the area of Laurel Lane and charged with driving under the influence (DUI) by S/O Christopher Ibarra.
A string of some high-end car thefts in the area came to a halt on Oct. 12 and Sunday morning with the arrest by local police of the teens allegedly responsible, Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni said on Thursday.Continue reading Prosecutor: Alleged High-End Car Thieves Nabbed
The following recent criminal incidents and arrests were reported by Red Bank police. An arrest does not constitute a conviction.Continue reading Police Report: Sexual Assault, Terroristic Threats, Theft, Criminal Mischief, Drugs, Disorderly