Category: Letters & Commentary

The Facts About Development in Middletown

By Gerry Scharfenberger Whenever a major development application is submitted to the township’s planning or zoning board, the question that is invariably asked of the township committee is: “Why can’t...

April 12, 2013 | comments

Monmouth County Police Academy Flourishes

By Thomas A. Arnone Under the di­rec­tion of the cur­rent liaison to the Mon­mouth County Police Academy, Free­holder Lillian Burry, along with the help of the newly appointed director of...

April 5, 2013 | comments

A Bicyclist’s View Of Land Preservation

By Michele S. Byers Land conservation is often invisible. When a farm or forest is permanently preserved, it looks exactly the same, so many folks don’t notice something important has...

April 5, 2013 | comments

April 2 Was World Autism Awareness Day

A message from Scott Badesch, Autism Society president and CEO   Today, throughout the world, individuals will come together highlighting the needs and dreams of people living with autism. Today,...

April 5, 2013 | comments

A Wildlife Safari on Your Computer

By Michele S. Byers Imagine a fantastic wildlife safari with bald eagles feeding chicks, wolves curled up in their den, elephants at a water hole in Africa, polar bears making...

March 29, 2013 | comments