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Navesink River’s Water Quality Under Review

By Joseph Sapia In recent years, outdoor users and scientists have pointed to the degrading water quality in the Navesink River. They point to various pollutants, including petroleum products, pesticide...

May 31, 2016 | comments

Members-Only Cigar Lounge Envisioned For Downtown Red Bank

By John Burton RED BANK – A members-only cigar luxury lounge and retail cigar shop is in the offing, contingent on the approval next month by the borough Zoning Board of Approval....

May 31, 2016 | comments

Route 35 ‘Village’ Proposal Goes Before Middletown Planning Boar

Meeting scheduled for June 1 By Joseph Sapia MIDDLETOWN – As the township Planning Board is about to begin hearing the development proposal, those living in the area of the...

May 31, 2016 | comments

Leonardo Woman Indicted In Accident That Killed Teen

By John Burton FREEHOLD – A county grand jury on Monday indicted a Middletown woman investigators say was responsible for the hit-and-run death of an Atlantic Highlands teenage girl last...

May 31, 2016 | comments

Awareness Is A Concern As Motorcycles Return To The Roads

  May is Motorcyle Safety Awareness Month By Jay Cook The old motorcycle adage ‘loud pipes save lives’ is considered by many riders to be gospel. But to motorcycle education...

May 31, 2016 | comments

Middletown’s Phil Murphy Runs For Governor

Democrat To Focus On Economy By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – It’s about a year-and-a-half away before New Jersey residents cast a vote for their next governor and probably quite a while...

May 31, 2016 | comments

Objections Continue In Mad Hatter Rebuild Application

By John Burton SEA BRIGHT – The attorney representing an objector in the excruciatingly protracted Mad Hatter rebuilding application has his own objections to a Planning Board member’s Facebook posts....

May 31, 2016 | comments

Suneagles Golf Course Options Explored as County Huddles on Fort Monmouth Financ...

By Laura D.C. Kolnoski FORT MONMOUTH – Flexibility is on the agenda as Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority (FMERA) members continue meeting with Eatontown officials to explore alternative scenarios for the...

May 30, 2016 | comments

Two Ways To Pay Tribute

For many Memorial Day is the kickoff of summer. A weekend of beach, beer and hot dogs. Department stores sales, swimming pools openings. But wait – isn’t it supposed to...

May 29, 2016 | comments

Memorial Day Parades and Events

By Allison M. Perrine Updated Sunday COLTS NECK – Canceled for Monday From the town website: “This year’s Memorial Day Parade, Bicycle Decorating Contest and Hot Dog barbecue at Fire...

May 29, 2016 | comments

Downtown Spotlight: Atlantic Highlands

  By Joseph Sapia ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – This small borough off Sandy Hook Bay has a mix of eateries, banks, service-oriented businesses, professional offices, art galleries, a movie theater and...

May 26, 2016 | comments

Holmdel Writer Brings Her Story to Hollywood

  By Mary Ann Bourbeau HOLMDEL – “Write what you know.” Lorene Scafaria certainly took Mark Twain’s words of advice to heart in writing her latest movie script, “The Meddler.”...

May 25, 2016 | comments

Horse Made It To The Finish Line

By Joseph Sapia COLTS NECK – The galloping horse has finally been corralled – at the traffic roundabout at the intersection of Dutch Lane, Crine Road and Heulitt Road. The...

May 23, 2016 | comments

A Piece Of Naval History Docked In Oceanport     

Naval War College’s Command Cutter Purchased by Local Boater Story and Photos by Art Petrosemolo A piece of U.S. Naval history is docked at Oceanport Landing Marina. And it’s being...

May 23, 2016 | comments

Chelsea Clinton Stumps In Monmouth

  Campaigns for mother Hillary, Democratic Party Presidential Candidate By John Burton HAZLET – With just a few weeks until the state’s primary election, Monmouth County Democrats were treated with a...

May 23, 2016 | comments

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