West Long Branch library to hold artist’s reception

The West Long Branch Library, 75 Poplar Ave., will hold an opening reception for Elberon artist Sue Sherrill on July 13 from 7-9 p.m. Sherrill’s watercolors will be exhibited at the library during July and August. Her paintings depict a variety of children’s activities. For more information, call the library at (732) 222-5993.

Settembre honored as Volunteer of the Year

Joseph Settembre Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, recently named West Long Branch resident Joseph Settembre its Volunteer of the Year, for his valuable contributions to the food services department. Settembre has contributed more than 2,200 hours to the medical center since joining its Volunteer Service Department in 1996, helping out in the hospital’s kitchen during …

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CHRIS KELLY Isaac Cohen, (l-r) Lauren Chalom and Sonja Cohen, all of Deal, shop at one of the numerous merchandise vendors at Oceanfest, held on the promenade in Long Branch on July Fourth.

Monmouth honors nurses for excellence

Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, recently recognized several of its nurses for providing exceptional care and leadership, as well as excellence in nursing. Monmouth Beach resident Victoria Baldo, an outpatient oncology nurse, was a recipient of the 2001 Maysie Stroock Award for excellence in nursing care. The Teresa Birmingham, R.N., Nursing Leadership Award was bestowed …