The Rumson-Fair Haven area weekend promises to be packed with activity and drenched in sunshine (fingers crossed).
She had bright red lips, a pearly white smile, twinkly eyes and always a wink, a wave and some love for a neighbor. She was former Fair Havenite Carly Emmons and she passed away peacefully on Sept. 19 at the age of 84.
Her voice had a distinct ring. It was unabashedly friendly, even a bit exotic. She gushed community love when she said hello in the aisles of the Fair Haven Acme back in the 1970s — always the fashion icon of the supermarket, usually capping a tasteful outfit with some sort of fashionable hat as she waved enthusiastically with a, “Hello, dear!” and a cheek kiss and hug to all she met up with.
Fair Havenite and 1980 Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School (RFH) graduate Bradford (Brad) Feldmann passed away on Sept. 20 at Bayshore Community Hospital. He was 55.
Yes, soccer season has kicked in.
A couple of days ago, we paid ode to the season with a couple of Retro Pic(s) of the (George) Day from RFH and the boys’ team in the late 1970s.
Well, following through with the soccer theme and the series of photos from the ’70s, here’s the team — the boys of RFH soccer in the year 1977-78.
Oh, and lest we forget those cool RFH science teacher coaches, Mr. Russell and Mr. Parker.
There are a lot of familiar faces here, many of whom are still in the area. Recognize anyone? Favorite player? Favorite coach/teacher?
Thanks, again, to George Day for this gem of a photo!