Category: News

Monmouth County May Get Spotlight in Governor’s Race

By John Burton | MONMOUTH COUNTY — The one and only definitive takeaway from New Jersey’s June 6 primary election is that the next governor will be from Monmouth County....

June 22, 2017 | comments

Middletown Route 35 Traffic Island Development Approved

By Alex Mitsiopoulos and Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – Outdoor seating is a hot commodity during the summer season. A new retail development in the middle of Route 35 will...

June 22, 2017 | comments

Leonardo Marina Shows Off Its New Office Building

By Matt Lobosco | MIDDLETOWN – After years of fighting to recover from Super Storm Sandy, the Leonardo boating community took a huge step in its recovery from the storm....

June 21, 2017 | comments

Norman Peer: Father For All Times

By Gretchen Van Benthuysen | Norman and Joan Peer and their five children lived in a big house on Holly Drive in Little Silver overlooking Little Silver Creek where they...

June 20, 2017 | comments

Officials Try To Clear the Air on Cell Tower in Little Silver

By Jenna O’Donnell | LITTLE SILVER – It was standing room only on Monday night when several hundred Little Silver residents filled a school auditorium to ask their mayor and...

June 20, 2017 | comments

Highlands Seeks Church’s Property for New Borough Hall

By Jay Cook | HIGHLANDS – After working on a deal for nearly two years, the borough and the Diocese of Trenton have come to an agreement for Highlands’ purchase...

June 19, 2017 | comments

Ready, Set, Go! Third Graders Cycle To Their New School In Fair Haven

By John Burton | FAIR HAVEN – It was a welcoming, inspiring sight, and one that Fair Haven residents have come to look forward to as an annual tradition as...

June 19, 2017 | comments

Monmouth Beach’s Borough Hall To Reopen Soon

By Liz Sheehan | MONMOUTH BEACH – After Super Storm Sandy’s floodwaters in October 2012 chased the town’s governing body from Borough Hall, town meetings were moved to the Monmouth...

June 19, 2017 | comments

Fair Haven Day 2017

First published in the June 15-June 22, 2017 print edition of The Two River Times.

June 18, 2017 | comments

Residents Aim to Shut Off Natural Gas Proposal

By Jay Cook | HOLMDEL – Local residents are turning up the pressure on officials to oppose a natural gas project in a somewhat bucolic section of town. They question...

June 18, 2017 | comments