Category: News

A Little Library That Could

By Dorothea Wotton | FAIR HAVEN – In the age of Kindles, Nooks and audio or online books, a chance to read an old-fashioned, paper book can sometimes be a...

September 5, 2017 | comments

Law Allows District Elections To Move To November

By John Burton Lawmakers hope a recently enacted law will do for fire district elections what a similar one did for school board elections a few years ago. Assembly Bill...

September 5, 2017 | comments

Coast Guard Ships Return Home to Sandy Hook

Video and reporting by Jay Cook | SANDY HOOK – Crews and commanding officers aboard two large military ships are eager to call the Jersey Shore home, after nearly five...

September 3, 2017 | comments

Jersey Shore Steps Up To Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

  By Jay Cook | RED BANK – Jersey Shore residents have been glued to TV screens over the past few days, painfully watching Hurricane Harvey’s impact on Houston, Texas,...

September 3, 2017 | comments

Hired Straight Out of High School

By Brooke Migdon | LONG BRANCH – Not many high school students graduate with a job in the career field of their choice. But 12 ambitious Monmouth County residents are...

September 1, 2017 | comments

River Rangers Back In Their Boats

River Rangers Back on the Water

August 31, 2017 | comments

Plans in Motion To Revitalize Hazlet Shopping Center

By Jay Cook | HAZLET – A redevelopment plan is in the works for one of Route 35’s most underutilized shopping centers. Once completed, it is expected to pave the...

August 31, 2017 | comments

Atlantic Highlands and County Mull Traffic Fixes

By John Burton | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS — A resident-drafted plan intended to offer some traffic and parking relief for the borough’s First Avenue doesn’t have county officials’ support. “I’d say...

August 29, 2017 | comments

Solar Eclipse Captivates

By Jay Cook and John Burton | HOLMDEL and SANDY HOOK – For the thousands of people who turned out locally to experience Monday’s cosmic milestone, it was more than...

August 29, 2017 | comments

Hotel Seeks To Expand on Holmdel Border

By Jay Cook | HAZLET – A nationally recognized hotel chain is looking to expand its brand behind an existing hotel on Route 35, effectively creating a hub of lodging...

August 28, 2017 | comments