FRANK GALIPO Leonard Feber, 4, of Tinton Falls, plays on the beach at Victory Park, Rumson, on Dec. 13.


STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER ERIC SUCAR Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, is being celebrated by Jews around the world from Dec. 6-13.

Architect presents board with recommendations for upgrades

By PETER ELACQUA Staff Writer COLTS NECK – An architect has informed the Colts Neck K-8 School District Board of Education that the district’s schools are generally in good shape, however, he said there is room for improvement. The cost of those improvements is unknown at this time. Architect Ted Hopkins, of the firm Fraytak, …

District joins national coalition

The Freehold Regional High School District is one of 22 school districts that have been accepted into the League of Innovative Schools, a national coalition of forward-thinking school districts organized by Digital Promise, an independent, bipartisan nonprofit organization authorized by Congress to accelerate innovation in education, according to the press release. The FRHSD was selected …

Robert Donald DeFalco

Robert Donald DeFalco, 53, of Point Pleasant, passed away on Nov. 30. Born in Montclair, he lived in Cedar Grove prior to moving to Point Pleasant 19 years ago. Robert was a graduate of Chubb Institute of Technology, Jersey City, and became a computer programmer at IMS, Eatontown. He was a parishioner of St. Peter’s …