A Jersey Shore Woman You Should Know

Ocean County Names 2016 Women’s Advocate of the Year

Chief Mission Officer of the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore named as the 2016 Women's Advocate of the Year Bahiyyah Abdullah has been involved with girl scouting for more than 34 years whether as a volunteer or in her current position of chief mission officer for the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore. “She is someone who has had a positive effect on the lives of hundreds if not thousands of girls and women [...]

Breast Intentions National Pink Lemonade Day

Left to right: Melissa Marsiello, Janet Pepsin, Mary Pat Harrington, Erika Rech, Mayor Gerard P. Scharfenberger, Bridie Howlett, Kristen Gallagher, Dominick Antonino, Claire Harrington, Hope Raymond, Cole Raymond, Anika Pepsin, Michelle Mosquera. The two girls in front are Ava Marsiello and Amelia Irizarry.   On the steaming hot day of July 23, Breast Intentions, a charity that offers financial and logistical support to families suffering a breast cancer diagnosis, hosted its first annual [...]

Ocean Township Historian Wins Award

Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is pleased to announce that Margaret W. Dellinger of Oakhurst is the winner of the Jane G. Clayton Award for 2016. The award will be presented at Monmouth County Archives and History Day on Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Monmouth County Library Headquarters. Created in 1997, the Clayton Award is named after former County Clerk Jane G. Clayton, who was responsible for the creation of the Monmouth County Archives. [...]

A Jersey Shore Woman You Should Know

Meet:  Daryl Lynn O'Connell Daryl Lynn O'Connell Daryl Lynn O'Connell is an inspirational writer who has been writing and creating for over 10 years which granted her features in Woman’s Day, Family Circle and various other magazines. Her passion for scripting life messages has now taken her to inspirational children’s books, inspirational products, executive publishing consulting and blogging. Her writing and coaching delivers imagination, emotional support and provides tools in life that matter. [...]

Standing Up for Myself and Others

by Carleigh O'Connell Some of you may have heard my story, I was the target of hurtful graffiti on a huge rock last summer down at my local beach. The graffiti made fun of my figure. But, instead of pretending like it wasn’t there, I decided to handle it in my own way. I posed for a picture on top of the rock, next to what was written about me. I posted it on Instagram [...]

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