Category: News

From the Editor: Observations on Brian Bashing

To Our Readers Brian Williams was the television anchor everybody just, well, liked. He was that approachable guy who attended Mater Dei, volunteered at Middletown’s Old Village Fire Department and...

February 12, 2015 | comments

Mater Dei Prep Gets 2-Month Reprieve

  By John Burton MIDDLETOWN –Just four days after a startling announcement about the Catholic school closing, the Mater Dei Prep High School community rolled up its sleeves and got...

February 12, 2015 | comments

Governor Taps Hanlon As Monmouth County Clerk

  By John Burton Gov. Chris Christie has selected a long involved Republican activist to be the next county clerk. Now it’s up to the state Senate to offer its...

February 12, 2015 | comments

Rumson Trash Collection To Be Privatized

RUMSON – It won’t be borough-owned trucks or borough employees collecting trash and recyclables possibly as soon as May, but officials said service would remain the same if not improve with...

February 12, 2015 | comments

Two River Torn Over Brian Williams

There’s no doubt everyone knows a lot of the details, everyone feels a connection, but there are differing opinions about whether NBCs Brian Williams should be suspended without pay from...

February 12, 2015 | comments