Red Bank Merchants Circle Round, Looking for Way Out Of Parking Problem

By John Burton | RED BANK — An evening of discussion concerning the borough’s parking situation once again pointed to the divide that apparently continues to exist between the business...

July 25, 2017 | comments

Oceanport Looks to Sell Former Boro Hall

By John Burton | OCEANPORT — The now vacant borough hall will likely become new homes for residents. Mayor John “Jay” Coffey said the Borough Council will soon move forward...

July 25, 2017 | comments

Stormin’ Norman Seldin: The Man, The Music, The Legend

  By Chris Spiewak | Like most parents, Helen and Paul Seldin of Fair Haven, both classically trained musicians, wanted the best for their son Norman. They got him started...

July 24, 2017 | comments

Car Crashes Onto Doorstep of 300-Year Old Building

By Jay Cook | SHREWSBURY BOROUGH – One of the area’s oldest historical buildings may have had its most undesirable visitor in its 300-plus year history last weekend. At about...

July 24, 2017 | comments

Private Marina, Trailer Park Eyed for Redevelopment

By Jay Cook | HIGHLANDS – Still recovering from damages caused by Super Storm Sandy five years ago, the borough is taking steps to possibly upgrade a pair of forlorn...

July 24, 2017 | comments

Middletown North’s Ed Jones Steps Down As Girls Basketball Coach

By Jim Hintelmann | After over 40 years of coaching girls basketball, in which he won 459 games with three different teams, Middletown North’s Ed Jones announced his retirement from...

July 22, 2017 | comments

College Application Tips Every Student Should Follow

By Emma Wulfhorst Summer is finally in full swing, which means beach days, pool parties, and no more school work—or so you thought. Applying to college can seem like the...

July 22, 2017 | comments

Keansburg Murder Shakes Community

By John Burton KEANSBURG — A small group of people, largely Keansburg residents but not exclusively, quiet and somber – as if in a house of worship – stood in...

July 21, 2017 | comments

Summer Flounder Season Saved By Feds

By Jay Cook | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – Go ahead and enjoy that sigh of relief, New Jersey fishermen. After months of back and forth over what regulations would be placed...

July 21, 2017 | comments

Internship Program Keeps Talent In New Jersey

All 27 summer interns at iCIMS, a software tech company, gather for the company wide “College T-Shirt Day.” iCIMS actively recruits New Jersey college students in an attempt to keep...

July 20, 2017 | comments

Expansion of School Parking Lot To Improve Traffic Flow

By Jenna O’Donnell | LITTLE SILVER – The traffic woes of many Point Road School parents may be eased this September as the borough and board of education work together...

July 20, 2017 | comments

Faulty Pipe May Have Been Source of Highlands Beach Pollution

By Jay Cook | HIGHLANDS – For several weeks this hot summer, two local borough beaches on Sandy Hook Bay have been closed due to high levels of pollution by...

July 20, 2017 | comments

Rumson Welcomes Marine Researchers

  By Danielle Schipani   | RUMSON – For 10 years, the borough has granted Monmouth University use of its municipal boat launch to access the Navesink River and Atlantic Ocean...

July 19, 2017 | comments

Sea Bright Restaurant Owner Sues Mayor and Council

By John Burton | SEA BRIGHT — The owner of Tommy’s Tavern + Tap has issues with the Sea Bright mayor and governing body and is taking them to court....

July 18, 2017 | comments

Local Arts Organizations and Youth Team Up To Paint Community Mural

By Cassie Galasetti | After a successful mural painting at Elsie’s Sub Shop in 2016, Indie Street Film Festival and popular Ukrainian street artist, MDot, came together with new partners...

July 18, 2017 | comments

Sheriff Youth Week Gives Teens A Look Into Police Work

By Matt Lobosco | FREEHOLD – Young students in Monmouth County who aspire to work in law enforcement are getting first-hand experience of the job this summer. Wednesday marked the...

July 18, 2017 | comments

Heart-Stopping Moment in Monmouth Beach

By Liz Sheehan |  MONMOUTH BEACH – For 13 years Jeremy Julio has taught students at Long Branch High School how to do Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) techniques. On Sunday morning,...

July 17, 2017 | comments

Little Silver to Hire Special Counsel for Cell Tower Matters

By Jenna O’Donnell | LITTLE SILVER – Borough officials will appoint a special counsel to deal with matters related to a contested cell tower that was installed on borough property...

July 17, 2017 | comments

Train, Ferry Commuters Take Summer Disruption In Stride

By John Burton  || As a NJ Transit commuter train left the Middletown station a couple of days after commuters had to address renovations at Penn Station, the train conductor...

July 17, 2017 | comments

Keeping Healthy With Yoga

By Angela Ciroalo | At 70 years old she is more flexible than ever, sleeping longer hours, feeling healthy and strong. She is even playing a better game of tennis....

July 14, 2017 | comments

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