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Night Golf Tournament at Eagle Ridge on Friday, August 24

Just because the sun went down, doesn’t mean you can enjoy a good round of golf! Eagle Ridge Golf Club, 2 Augusta Drive, Lakewood, is holding a Night Golf, with a shotgun start and scramble format, on Friday, August 24, beginning at 7:30 p.m. The fee for nine holes of golf, walking only (no carts)…


Making the Ocean Real – Students Visit Jenkinson’s Aquarium

All year, they have been studying ocean life, and the fish and animals that live in the ocean. It was time to see things first hand! For their very first time, 21 students from the Gateway School, 60 High Street, Carteret, a private special education school for students with disabilities, recently visited Jenkinson’s Aquarium, 300…


Through the Scripps Howard Foundation, Strand Board Member Donates $1250 to the Historic Strand Theater

Through the efforts of Andy Slater, Morganville, vice president of advertising partnerships for Midroll Media, New York City, the Scripps Howard Foundation awarded $1250 to the Strand Ventures and the Historic Strand Theater, 400 Clifton Avenue, Lakewood, to help provide top entertainment for the community. Slater, a Strand Theater board member, said the Scripps Howard…


Executive Director of N.J. Business Action Center to Speak at Ocean ELC Meeting September

Melanie Willoughby, the executive director of the N.J. Business Action Center (BAC), is the featured speaker at the Ocean County ELC, (Employer Legislative Committee) meeting and breakfast Friday, September 21, 2018, from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. at the Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, 815 Route 37 West, Toms River, N.J. She will discuss how to…


Famous Lakewood Grad to Perform at Strand to Benefit Lakewood Museum

William Goldstein, an Emmy and Tony nominated artist, a world-renowned composer and pianist, a 1959 Lakewood High School graduate, and an inductee into the Lakewood High School Alumni Hall of Fame, will be performing at the Historic Strand Theater, 400 Clifton Avenue, Lakewood, at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 28, 2018, to benefit the Lakewood…


Win a Free Wedding Package at Eagle Ridge

Eagle Ridge Golf Club, 2 Augusta Drive, Lakewood, N.J., and New Jersey Bride Magazine are hosting a Wedding Giveaway contest that will give the winning couple a free wedding, valued at more than $20,000. The winning couple will receive a plated or buffet wedding dinner for 75 guests, including a cocktail hour and a five-hour…


Alumni Day and Workshop at Gateway School August 13

The Gateway School, 60 High Street, Carteret, a private special education school for students with disabilities, is holding its annual Alumni Day, Monday, August 13.  Former students and their parents are invited to a picnic and a Transition Workshop, open to the public, which is designed to inform students and their families about the options…


Teacher in Gateway School to Lead Marketing Team

Erika Casablanca, Carteret, N.J., has been appointed to lead the marketing team for RKS Associates*, Jackson, in addition to her duties as the STEM-lab instructor for the Gateway School, a private school for students with special needs. Her duties will include managing the social media sites for the Harbor, Alpha, and Gateway schools; and participating…


Woman Golf Pro Promoted at Eagle Ridge

Now that she has been promoted to head golf professional at Eagle Ridge Golf Club, 2 Augusta Drive, Lakewood, N.J., Rylee Plitz, Toms River, is one of a few women head golf professionals in New Jersey. As head golf professional, Plitz is the head of all golf operations, such as tournaments; instruction, including the golf…


N.J. Health Care Network to Meet August 14

The monthly meeting of NJ Health Care Network, a free organization for anyone in the health care industry, including those who provide ancillary products and services, is Tuesday, August 14, 2018, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Mansion* at Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, N.J. 08701. The NJ Health Care Network provides…