Category: News

NJ Press Association: Stop Vengeful Christie From Hurting Local Press

By George White Chris Christie and the state legislature have formed an unholy alliance to punish newspapers, and it’s the public and the public purse that will also be the...

December 18, 2016 | comments

Traffic Fix Coming At Memorial Sloan Kettering Entrance

By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – With the opening of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s new facility scheduled shortly, a potential traffic glitch appears to be getting fixed. The cancer treatment facility, located at...

December 16, 2016 | comments

Revitalizing Route 36: Middletown Invites New Ideas

By Joseph Sapia MIDDLETOWN – The township’s section of the Route 36 corridor has “unique challenges,” says Township Administrator Anthony P. Mercantante. Small lots, shuttered businesses and a stretch of...

December 15, 2016 | comments

Middletown North Lions Fall Just Short of Storybook Season

By Jay Cook It was so close to being a year for the history books for Middletown North football. In a season where the Lions again progressed leaps and bounds,...

December 15, 2016 | comments

Marine Sanctuary Proposal Quietly Recedes

Story and photo by Joseph Sapia A proposal asking the federal government to declare Sandy Hook Bay and part of its watershed a national marine sanctuary is no longer active....

December 14, 2016 | comments

Tommy’s Plan for Expansion, Outdoor Games Is Challenged

By Liz Sheehan SEA BRIGHT-Who knew that bocce and cornhole could generate so much controversy? Residents of the Nautilus Condominiums in the borough did, and are continuing to fight the...

December 13, 2016 | comments

Attempts To Rescue a Jersey Shore Landmark

By Jay Cook Hidden in the shadow of the Highlands Bridge, the average beachgoer might be surprised to know they drive by one of the oldest houses on the Jersey Shore...

December 12, 2016 | comments

Shrewsbury To Vote On $28 Million In School Improvements

  By John Burton SHREWSBURY – Borough residents have a lot to consider when they go to the polls next Tuesday to vote on a multi-part, multi-million-dollar referendum for the...

December 12, 2016 | comments

‘The Nutcracker’ In Ice: Holiday Display Is A Cool Winter Wonderland

  By Jay Cook TINTON FALLS – Instead of watching from the seats in a theater, how about actually walking through scenes of the holiday classic “The Nutcracker?” At the Ice...

December 12, 2016 | comments

Middletown Woman Gets 7 Years In Fatal Hit-and-Run of Teen

    By John Burton FREEHOLD — State Superior Court Judge Ronald L. Reisner had stern words for Toni Marletta, as Marletta faced sentencing for a 2015 hit-and-run collision that...

December 12, 2016 | comments

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