Category: News

Little Silver Day To Return in 2018

  By Christina Johnson Little Silver – In this small borough of 6,000 residents, organizations like the Educational Foundation, the fire companies and the PTOs compete for sponsors in their...

January 20, 2017 | comments

Sheriff’s Officers To Sport Cameras

By John Burton FREEHOLD – The Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office has begun equipping some of its officers with body-worn cameras. As of Jan. 12, 30 of the department’s officers, those...

January 20, 2017 | comments

Red Bank Fire Department Reorganizes

By John Burton RED BANK – In the closing days of 2016 the borough’s volunteer fire department under went its largest reorganization in the department’s more than 140-year history. Christopher...

January 18, 2017 | comments

Red Bank Cops Start New Year With Fitness Goals

By John Burton RED BANK – “Our job goes from zero to 60 all the time,” said Red Bank Police Patrolman Jorge Torres about his work and the need for...

January 17, 2017 | comments

Local Businesses Write Checks To Back Up RAGE

By Jay Cook As costs mount, a citizens group passionately opposed to a controversial power line project proposed for eastern Monmouth County is supplementing its war chest with support from...

January 17, 2017 | comments

Sea Bright Council Considers Live Video Streaming

By Liz Sheehan SEA BRIGHT – The borough council plans to discuss the idea of “live streaming” video of its public sessions over the internet, for the convenience of residents...

January 17, 2017 | comments

Burry Takes Helm As Freeholder Director in 2017

FREEHOLD – The new freeholder director of Monmouth County is Lillian Burry, and the freeholder deputy director is John P. Curley. The longtime freeholders were sworn in at the 2017...

January 17, 2017 | comments

Race Is On For Legislative Seats

By John Burton It seems as if the dust had barely settled on last November’s election and its results when candidates began announcing their hopes to run for some legislative races...

January 16, 2017 | comments

Springsteen Archives Headed to Monmouth University

­­­­­­   By Mary Ann Bourbeau WEST LONG BRANCH – Monmouth University will now be the official archival repository for Bruce Springsteen’s written works, photographs, periodicals and artifacts. The creation...

January 16, 2017 | comments