Category: News

Monmouth Arts Council Honors Three

By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – The arts matter and can be a part of everyday lives, believes Brookdale Community College President Maureen Murphy. When asked about it this week, Murphy...

October 15, 2015 | comments

Required Reading Talks Continue

At Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School, Books Criticized and Defended But No One Wants Book Ban By Muriel J. Smith RUMSON – After nearly three hours of comments, conclusions, expressions, and...

October 15, 2015 | comments

Deal Tables Proposed Parking Policy – For Now

By John Burton DEAL — The borough Board of Commissioners isn’t moving forward on its controversial ordinance to drastically limit parking in the area of the borough beaches—for now. As...

October 9, 2015 | comments

Fighting the Heroin Epidemic

By Marion Lynch Lisa and Rick Stavola sat in the comfortable den of their riverfront home in Middletown last Saturday morning. Over the fireplace is a portrait of the eldest...

October 8, 2015 | comments

Attempted Break-In at Red Store Deli

By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – Police are investigating an attempted break-in at the Red Store deli and grocery store. Deputy Police Chief Stephen Dollinger said an unidentified subject tried to...

October 8, 2015 | comments