There are people who are from Howell and then there are people who are Howell. When I asked a group from Howell what characteristics, qualities and traits belong on this list, the detail was amazing!  From decades ago to current day, you know you're from Howell when...

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  • You Know the Difference Between Howell and Ramtown

  • You Remember The Moon Motel (Irene Callahan)

  • Jamesway Was Your Walmart (Kim Burkert McGrantham)

  • You Know the Best Place to Take a Walk or Run is at the Reservoir (Harrison Strevens)

  • You Grew Up Playing Mini Golf and Getting Carvel Ice Cream Where The Home Depot is Now (Bob Kelley)

  • You Remember the Little Old Lady Who Picked Eggs at Rubenstien's Egg Farm on Route 9 (Eric Clayton & Robin Muller)

  • You Saw Movies at Town & Country and Went to Eat at The Regent Diner Afterwards (Eileen Bernstein-Rodriguez & Theresa Vollo-Glasson)

  • You Called Turkey Swamp Park to See if the Lake Was Frozen for Skiing (Noreen Merkel)

  • You Know the Difference Between Squankum Road, Yellowbrook Road and Squankum Yellowbrook Road (Michelle Mancino Marsh)

  • You Walked Two Miles to the 7-11 on Salem Hill Just to Get a Slurpie (Mike Colombo)

  • Walking to Lane Drugs Through the Woods by St. Veronica's Because it Was the Only Place You Could Get Makeup and 16 Magazine (Laura DeFabritus)

  • You Know the Best Place to Go Sledding is the Hill Behind the Library (John Villa)

  • You Rode Your Bike from Newbury School to Echo Lake (Michele Tsakiris)

  • You Have at Least One Fond Memory of Echo Lake Park

  • You Remember the "Killer 9 Highway Sign" (Christine Rock Lindquist)

    (photo: Michael Ruszczyk)
  • You Played in the Sand Pit Behind the Water Tower (Lisa Frank Scott)

  • You Went to One or All of These Eateries: Golden Skillet, Ronnie Lee, Burger Chef, Mr. Steak, Larry's Big Dipper Ice Cream Parlor (Laura DeFabritus)

  • You Went to the Flea Market...a Lot! (Mark Shaye)

  • You Went Trick-or-Treating at the Dentist's House and Got a Tooth Brush Kit (Geryl Raucher Hickey)

  • You Got Your Pac-Man and Pizza Fix at Lino's (Michael Ruszczyk)