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Local businesses adapt to new COVID-19 situation

Businesses learn how to evolve in the age of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ella Lukowiak

June 12, 2020

From local strip malls to New York City’s Fifth Avenue, storefronts everywhere have closed their doors to help slow the spread of COVID-19.  While the ominous “out-of-business” fear looms over every store owner, many local businesses have begun to find new ways to adapt to the situation and k...

Instagram popularizes Monmouth County gems

The Stone Pony in Asbury Park is a popular venue for teens and teen musicians, like Junior Cole Raymond of Middletown, who performed there with his band Kat Phunk.

Emme Leong

March 14, 2017

From an aerial shot of an acai bowl to a pose in front of a music stage, photos like these prove that Monmouth County owns its fair share of locales that are deemed “Instagram-worthy.” The term can be summed up as anything that evokes emotion, including but not limited to: laughter, appreciat...

Skills members to host local 8-12 year olds at a workshop

Caroline Savage

March 6, 2016

SkillsUSA will be holding a creative workshop Monday, Mar. 7 at CHS for local 8- to 12-year-olds and focuses on creative writing and design basics. The workshop is organized by senior Sophia Boniecki of Middletown, sophomore Emma Wilenta of Wall and freshman Connor Martin of Spring Lake Heights. The w...

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