Category: Letters & Commentary

All Hail New Jersey’s Blueberry Queen

By Michele S. Byers Huge Jersey blue­­berries are one of summer’s greatest pleasures. It’s a fruit we take for granted. You may not know that today’s blueberries came directly from wild blueberry...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Go Slow, Expect Delays for July 4th Weekend

By Boat Owners Association of the United States Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) says this July 4th holiday week will be a doozy for America’s recreational boaters....

June 28, 2013 | comments

Be Cool, Stay Local and Beat Summer Heat

By Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders Monmouth County is the place you want to be, but its beaches and parks may be the places you need to be when...

June 28, 2013 | comments


Mid-Year Progress Report on Monmouth County Shared Service Initiatives   By Thomas A. Arnone Monmouth County continues to grow in its leadership role in the field of shared services. We...

June 21, 2013 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Thank You and Farewell to an Environmental Champion   By Michele S. Byers Many folks view politicians with a jaundiced eye, and there’s plenty of evidence to justify their cynicism....

June 14, 2013 | comments