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New Police Chief Takes Charge In Fair Haven

By John Burton FAIR HAVEN – Joseph McGovern is ready for the job. Probably like every police officer, McGovern explained, “You always want to be chief before you retire.” And...

April 27, 2016 | comments

Colts Neck Takes Affordable Housing Numbers Game To Court

By Laura D. Kolnoski COLTS NECK – This township is not unique in its opposition to the number of affordable housing units it’s being told to provide, but officials say...

April 27, 2016 | comments

New Film Frames Monmouth’s Green Spaces, Historical Places

Greener New Jersey Productions aimed to produce a video that more or less provides a touristy look at Monmouth County’s history and green spaces. “Monmouth County is rich with inspiring...

April 26, 2016 | comments

Metered Parking Coming To Sea Bright Borough Lots

  By Liz Sheehan SEA BRIGHT – It looks like beachgoers coming to the borough will find a big change this summer, as the borough moved ahead in its plan to...

April 25, 2016 | comments

Holmdel’s Day Of Its Own

By Joseph Sapia HOLMDEL – As Mayor Eric Hinds walked around Cross Farm Park during Community Day, he observed the township does not have a downtown and “everybody has this...

April 25, 2016 | comments

Four Men Indicted in Murder of Red Bank Teacher

By John Burton FREEHOLD – A Monmouth County grand jury on Monday handed up an indictment for four men accused of murdering Red Bank teacher Jonelle Melton nearly seven years...

April 25, 2016 | comments

Party Like It’s 1983: Vintage Computer Show Draws Crowd

By Ben Forest They may be computers of another generation, but the Vintage Computer Festival East XI, held April 15-17 at the InfoAge Science Center in Wall Township, attracted enthusiasts of...

April 21, 2016 | comments

DOT Tours Red Bank Traffic Troublespots

Planning Underway for Route 35 Repaving Project Next Year By John Burton RED BANK – The state Department of Transportation commissioner’s recent visit here was a chance for a first hand...

April 21, 2016 | comments

Doctors’ Prescription: A Dose of Music for Charity

  By Mary Ann Bourbeau RED BANK – It’s common for kids to take music lessons and dream of becoming a rock star. Then reality sets in and most of...

April 20, 2016 | comments

NWS Earle Students To Attend Colts Neck HS

By Rosemary Daniels COLTS NECK – Thanks to an agreement between the Navy, Monmouth County School Administration, and the Freehold Regional School District, 15 high school-age children from the Naval...

April 20, 2016 | comments

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