Category: News

Mater Dei Prep Supporters Look to CBA Model

MIDDLETOWN – They may have raised the necessary money to sustain Mater Dei Prep for another year but it is only one of the hurdles going forward for supporters of...

April 10, 2015 | comments

Pell Grant Cuts Would Hurt Monmouth and Brookdale

MIDDLETOWN – Educators and a Democratic federal legislator are worried and critical about what the proposed Republican congressional budget would mean for area students. Representatives of both Brookdale Community College...

April 10, 2015 | comments

Long-Dormant Colts Neck Townhouse Development Advances

COLTS NECK – A proposal to build 48 upscale townhomes on a 39.57-acre vacant tract along County Route 537 here is expected to receive final planning board approval on April 14....

April 10, 2015 | comments

Meridian Merges with Raritan Bay Health Services

THE MERGER THIS week of Meridian Health System and Raritan Bay Medical Systems means Meridian will expand its reach of services beyond Monmouth and Ocean Counties even further, and for...

April 10, 2015 | comments

Weekend in Old Monmouth Tour Sites Announced

LOVERS OF HISTORY are invited to tour 45 different local sites during “Weekend in Old Monmouth,” held throughout Monmouth County, on May 2 and 3. During the annual event, all...

April 10, 2015 | comments

Meridian Health and Raritan Bay Health Services Merge

The ink is now drying on an agreement signed today that merges Meridian Health and Raritan Bay Health Services. This agreement, after about seven months of negotiations and due diligence,...

April 7, 2015 | comments

Editorial Opinion: Pedestrian Accident Urgent Reminder We Need Safer Street Cros...

It really is about the three E’s Red Bank Police Chief Darren McConnell speaks about – Education, Enforcement and Engineering. An ambulance struck a pedestrian Wednesday, while he was crossing...

April 4, 2015 | comments

Longtime Colts Neck Administrator Retiring

COLTS NECK – As the Colts Neck Township Committee neared final selection of his replacement last week, long-time Administrator/Clerk Robert Bowden was contemplating his future while reflecting upon his 25 years...

April 4, 2015 | comments

Hazardous Crosswalks: Ambulance Hits Pedestrian on Broad Street

RED BANK – An ambulance was traveling north on Broad Street Wednesday when it struck a pedestrian crossing the intersection, at Monmouth Street. The pedestrian, Thomas Thatcher, 66, of Hackettstown...

April 3, 2015 | comments

Play That Premiered at NJ Rep Is Finalist for National Critics Award

LONG BRANCH – The New Jersey Repertory Company has an eye for talent, says the theater’s executive producer, and that has paid off with one of its world premiers named...

April 3, 2015 | comments

Social

Archives