Sean DiSomma, the Chairman of the Red Bank Republicans and a candidate for Council in the upcoming election has requested that MMM not to publish the video of Councilman Ed Zipprich’s arrest for Driving Under the Influence and not to release it to any other publications. Zipprich is one of DiSomma’s opponents in the election.
“Linda (Schwabenbauer, DiSomma’s running mate) and I decided to run our campaign on the issues…making Red Bank’s government more affordable,” said DiSomma, “Zipprich’s allegation that we are responsible for the release of the video to the Asbury Park Pressis baseless. Mr. Zipprich says he’s working every day to be a better person. I hope that is true and that he retracts the allegation.”
“Last year the Democrats went into the gutter with false allegations against me,” DiSomma continued, referring to Demcratic County Chairman Vin Gopal’s false allegation last October that there was a warrant out for his arrest in Texas for an unpaid speeding ticket, “two wrongs don’t make a right. If this campaign is on the issues, we win.”
What do Ed McKenna and Ed Zipprich have in common besides the same first name and being Red Bank Democrats? They both have a record of driving the wrong way on the Garden State Parkway after consuming too much alcohol.
The Red Bank Police should put a DUI check on River Rd on Sunday afternoon as McKenna is holding a fundraiser for Zipprich and his running mates at his home from 4-6. Red Bank Taxi and Red Bank Limo should make sure their drivers are on standby. The State Police should increase patrols at Exit 109.
The 60th Annual Red Bank Sidewalk Sale will take place this weekend on Friday, July 25 & Saturday, July 26 from 10AM – 8PM and on Sunday, July 27 from 10AM-5PM This special anniversary sale looks to be the best sale ever! Read the rest of this entry »
Audiences, artists, and critics alike rave about Summer Jazz Café, citing an excellent atmosphere, great acoustics, and consistently high level of artistry as reasons to return each year. This series has been named a “Pick of the Year” by the Tri-City News.
A Great Date Night Idea for Summer! Snuggle up with your significant other or a new friend and enjoy an evening of elegant world-class Jazz. You’ll be seated at cozy candle-lit cocktail tables with warm theatrical lighting in an intimate setting. Enjoy coffee, tea and delectable treats available from our café or bring your favorite bottle of wine and share a New York style nightclub atmosphere at a fraction of the price.
These will surely be the most exciting and romantic evenings you will spend all summer. Drop in after dinner for desert or begin your “Night on the town” listening to these great jazz artists. Save the dates and reserve your tickets early. This ever-popular summer series is curated by the non-profit organization Jazz Arts Project. All proceeds help support unique educational programs for area youth.
For tickets contact the Two River Theater Box Office at 732-345-1400 General admission tickets, $25, Season series discount (choice of 4 shows) $80 Student discount – $10 per ticket (with student ID) Each ticket is subject to a $3 box office fee.
Accused rapist is founder of a youth advocacy organization
Darnell Lewis recruiting youth to make the right choices in Newark, August 2010. photo via I.M.P.A.C.T.’s facebook page
A substitute teacher and assistant football and basketball coach at Red Bank Regional High School is facing charges of sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child after it was learned that he engaged in sexual intercourse with a 16 year of girl in his Red Bank home, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced from Afghanistan yesterday.
Gramiccioni is on a six month deployment with the Naval Reserve JAG Corps.
Darnell Lewis, 37, is charged with three counts of second degree Sexual Assault and one count of second degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child. He is being held at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution on $200,000 bail with no 10 percent option, as set my Superior Court Judge Angela White Dalton. He is to have no contact with the victim, should he make bail, according to White Dalton’s order.
Described as a hall monitor, substitute teacher and coach by Gramiccioni’s statement, Lewis recently resigned from Red Bank Regional and has not returned to the school.
Lewis is the founder of I.M.P.A.C.T., an organization he founded in 2010 that purports to help people make better choices.
Sean DiSomma, the heir apparent to Jack Minton as Chairman of the Red Bank Republicans, told MMM that he is staying out of the dueling endorsements contest that the Monmouth County Republican Chairman’s race has become. “I spoke with both Chairman Bennett and Sheriff Golden,” DiSomma said, “both expressed their commitment to supporting Republicans in Red Bank.”
Red Bank might not be 100% in Bennett’s camp. “I spoke to Republicans on both sides and asked them to help me fill the vacancies on the County Committee with people who want to be involved,” DiSomma said. As of the primary on Tuesday night, 7 of the 18 Red Bank Republican County Committee seats are vacant.
Vacancies can be filled via appointment by a municipal chairperson. In order for a County Committee member who was not elected in the primary to be eligible to vote at the GOP County Convention next Tuesday, the municipal chairperson for each town must submit a list of appointees to Bertha Sumick, the Monmouth County Clerk of Elections, no later than 4:30PM on Tuesday. Each appointee’s qualifications (residency and affiliation) will be verified before voting credentials are issued.
Sean Di Somma, above at lower right, on election night last November. Below, Jack Minton, center, with candidate Joe Mizzi and then-Councilwoman Grace Cangemi in 2010. (Photo by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge) By JOHN T. WARD Once again, a Red Bank…
You know what day it is tomorrow? It’s Tuesday, the day to pay back for all those hamburgers you begged for. OK, only kidding.
It’s a day to clear your mind and take in a Free Mind & Meditation Workshop at 5PM At Lunch Break, located at 121 Drs James Parker Boulevard, Red Bank Be sure to RSVP: 732-784-7360
An Introduction to POWERFUL breathing techniques and knowledge of mind, body, & breath to Reduce Stress,Increase health & well being, Obtain more ease & joy in personal relationships, Improve Self Esteem, Greater creativity and clarity of mind Non-perishable food &/or Monetary Donations Welcome
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Interested in belonging to an organization that provides access to the Navesink River, learn about boating while meeting people and attending social events? Then consider joining Monmouth Boat Club!
Please stop down to our open house on Saturday, May 24 from 10 AM to 2 PM.
The Club greeters will be available to give tours of our historical Club House, provide historical and current information on the club, and arrange for a free sail boat ride. In the afternoon the club will provide lunch on the grill – hamburgers, hot dogs and cold beverages.
Monmouth Boat Club was founded in 1879, hosting a Victorian Style club house registered with the National Register of Historical Places (1994). The club currently provides yard spaces for one design sailboats, a mooring field for larger sailboats, rack space for rowing shells and kayaks and lockers for member’s storage. The club’s social program hosts many social events providing members with an opportunity to meet members while sharing experiences. The Club boasts one of the best summer Junior Sailing programs (sailing lessons) in the area.
The club provides an affordable means to access the Navesink River while at your own pace learn about boating and participate in social events. Stop down and learn if Monmouth Boat Club is right for you!
Monmouth Boat Club is located at 31 Union Street on the Navesink River in Red Bank NJ. We are next to the borough’s Marine Park on Union Street. The Borough’s parking garage is located on the corner of Front Street and Globe Ct., about three blocks from the Boat Club.