A Generous Donation from Blue Ridge HVAC

We’re very grateful for this donation of $3,000 from Blue Ridge Heating & Cooling. Bill Stueber and his daughter Jennifer came into our office recently to present us with this check. Hometown Heroes Executive Director Jennifer Barna is seen here accepting the check. We honored Jen at our 2011 Gala & Awards Dinner for her […]

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Hometown Heroes participates in the Ice Bucket Challenge!

UPDATED: Our friends in Operation Cupcake, Guinness World Record Holder Ed Jarrett, 3 Doors Down, and 3DD’s manager Gary Pettus all accepted our Ice Bucket Challenge! Videos below. 3 Doors Down   Operation Cupcake   Ed Jarrett, creator of Boardwalk Journey. #SandMuseumHH   3 Doors Down Manager Gary Pettus    Hometown Heroes Executive Director Jennifer Barna […]

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Ryan Hamilton

This past weekend, a young man named Ryan Hamilton was hit and then dragged 100 yards by a car in Hamilton, NJ. Instead of owning up to this mistake, the individuals who hit Ryan proceeded to get out of their car, assessed the situation, ran him over again, and then drove away. Ryan is currently […]

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Jim Dowd All-Star Game: Monmouth over Ocean 10-6

Thanks to everyone that came out to Jim Dowd’s 17th Annual All-Star Hockey Game on August 3rd. The team from Monmouth County picked up a 10-6 victory over Ocean County. Pictured above is the ceremonial puck dropping with Jim Dowd and Hometown Heroes President Mike Schwartz. The game helped raise money for Hometown Heroes, and showcased some […]

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Little Words Project

During August, Little Words Project will donate 40% of the proceeds from their Ocean Blue “Restore” Bracelet to Hometown Heroes. Every month, Little Words supports a different philanthropic organization, and we’re very grateful they’ve chosen us this month. Be sure to share this project with friends & family so they can have one of these […]

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Win Two Custom Guitars!

Justin Biltonen from 3 Doors Down created a beautiful custom guitar for Hometown Heroes. We’re also loading up another guitar with signatures over the next few months & they’ll both be raffled away at our 2015 Gala. The custom carving on this 120th Anniversary Gibson guitar is out of this world! The celebrity-autographed guitar signed […]

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Boardwalk Journey Official Hours

We are very happy to announce that the Boardwalk Journey is officially open!! Below is all the information you need so make sure you come and visit Ed and all his amazing sculptures. While you’re there and taking pictures please use the hashtag #SandMuseumHH $3 Adult $2 under 18, military and seniors Open daily from […]

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Grand Opening Tonight!

Opening Night After months and months of hand sculpting, we are proud to announce that tonight is the official grand opening of the Boardwalk Journey in Seaside Park, NJ! Come join us at 6:00 tonight (July 22nd) to see all the final and amazing sculptures from world record holder Ed Jarrett. He will be on […]

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New Jersey Definitely Isn’t Boring

If you live in New Jersey, you know it isn’t boring. Now everyone will know that thanks to our friends at NewJerseyIsntBoring.com. Whether you’re looking for a new diner, a film festival, vineyard, comedy club, or anything else in Jersey, you’ll find it on their website. We’re excited to be partnering with site owner Cyd Katz […]

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The Better Life Foundation Donates to Hometown Heroes

Our friends at The Better Life Foundation have stepped up once again in a big way. They’ve made a very generous donation to Hometown Heroes and we can’t thank them enough. The band 3 Doors Down started TBLF to help people in need, much in the same way Hometown Heroes was founded. The Better Life […]

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