Prosecutor: 26-Year-Old Gets 5 Years for ‘Depraved’ Killing of 4 Puppies

A Howell man was sentenced on Friday to five years in state prison on charges of animal cruelty after admitting last year his neglect caused the deaths of four German Shepard puppies in his care, Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced.

Continue reading Prosecutor: 26-Year-Old Gets 5 Years for ‘Depraved’ Killing of 4 Puppies

Retro Fair Haven Snow Day Creation

Photo/Picture of Register photo clip by Dave Kingdon

A reprise from February, 2017 in honor of the next snowfall due today … 

With the onslaught of snow and pandemic cloistering lately there’s been a lot of chatter about snow days and how to get creative with the white stuff. Well, in the 1970s, a few R-FH area kids took their creativity farther than most would be allowed to these days. And that chatter could have well been the chattering of teeth in the freezing weather.

Continue reading Retro Fair Haven Snow Day Creation

Police Report: Theft, Aggravated Assault, Weapons, Burglary, Drugs, Disorderly, Criminal Mischief

The following January criminal incidents and arrests were reported by Red Bank police. An arrest does not constitute a conviction.

Continue reading Police Report: Theft, Aggravated Assault, Weapons, Burglary, Drugs, Disorderly, Criminal Mischief

Retro Fair Haven Snow Daze

Third Street snow days in Fair Haven … Photo/Kathy Robbins

Since the weather forecast is still calling for snow, here’s a retro reprise as a reminder that snow fun is a simple way to cure what ails your COVID-weary soul. And, in the days before the internet and cell phones, finding out about a snow day was half the fun of the day, albeit a bit daunting … Honk blast aaaaaand sleigh … Who remembers the fire horn signal? What was it?

Call it a blizzard of snow day signals. In Fair Haven back in the 1960s (through the 80s), it was common practice for kids to rear their sleepy little heads and crack a smile when they heard the fire horn’s coded blast. In a Morse code kinda way it would “buuuuuraaaamp” that there would be no school due to snow.

Continue reading Retro Fair Haven Snow Daze

A Virtual RFH Student-Athletes’ Signing

RFH student-athletes signed Letters of Intent on Wednesday … Photo/RFH

They did it the pandemic way. Nine Rumson-Fair Haven High School (RFH) student-athletes made their college choices official on Wednesday by signing Letters of Intent virtually, committing to their respective college academic/athletic careers.

Continue reading A Virtual RFH Student-Athletes’ Signing

Retro RFH Kids’ Snow Time

Snow day fun for RFHers in the 1970s.
Photo/George Day

A reprise, because, in this weather, there’s no business like snow business

Snow days due to the recent pandemic time snow-in bring back memories of winters way past. RFHers of yesteryear always found some simple fun pretty fast when the school bell didn’t ring and the fire horn signaled no school.

Continue reading Retro RFH Kids’ Snow Time

Your closest look at local news