Saturday, February 9, 2013
Joel Ira Ellis worked at the American Hotel and was the “Greeter” at Sam’s Club in Freehold.
Saturday, February 9
Joel Ira Ellis, 83, of Freehold, died Thursday, Feb. 7, at The Manor. Ellis was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. and had resided in West Orange before moving to Freehold 26 years ago. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and was discharged with the rank of Captain. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Ellis was known to all throughout New Jersey for his service at Coronet Caterers, Irvington, Snuffy's Pantagis, Scotch Plains and at the American Hotel. He spent the past 12 years as "The Greeter" at Sam's Club in Freehold. His warmth, kindness, and caring was known to all. Those who met him were left with a smile, whether in their hearts or on their receipts. Ellis will forever be loved by his family. Surviving are his wife, Lettie…
Monday, September 10, 2012
The second PBA Recognition Dinner will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 12.
The Freehold Borough PBA #159 and Downtown Freehold are honoring extraordinary community members this week with the second annual PBA Recognition Party. Happening at the American Hotel this Wednesday, Sept. 12, the cocktail party will serve as a platform to honor five Freehold Borough community members who have helped make the town a safer and better place. “Police stories like these don’t always get out as quickly as the bad news does,” said Freehold Borough Police Officer Sammy Hernandez, an organizer for the PBA Recognition Party. “We appreciate those that do things to help the police and community. People that do great things don’t always get recognized and this is a way for them to receive the recognition they deserve.” In addition to…
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
This event is a fundraiser to benefit different children's programs in addition to being a yummy treat.
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Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Want to sample some of the best entrees, wine, spirits, beer and desserts in the area? Good News! The third annual Taste of the Towns is less than a week away and you’re invited! “The first year we had about 30 vendors, last year it was 35 and this year we are at max with 40 vendors,” said Carole Robinson, co-chair of the event. “Every year more and more people are looking forward to going.” The culinary experience will be on Monday, March 26 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the American Hotel and will feature gourmet foods and desserts prepared by some of the top chefs in Monmouth County. Over 40 restaurants and vendors have signed up to participate in the event including Freehold-based eateries El Meson, Ibby’s Falafel, Mahzu, A Little Bit of Cuba…