Category: News

Mayor Finds An Unlikely Ally In Flap Over Appointments

  By John Burton RED BANK – Just days into the new year, Democratic Mayor Pasquale Menna raised an issue with the newly seated Republican majority over its appointments, and...

January 14, 2016 | comments

Sea Bright Considers Metered Parking Lots for Summertime

  By Liz Sheehan SEA BRIGHT – The Borough Council is considering timed metered parking in its municipal lots during the beach season. Joseph Verruni, acting borough administrator, said that...

January 14, 2016 | comments

A Neighborhood Bookstore Endures

  By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen FAIR HAVEN – When you walk into River Road Books on River Road you won’t see tables and shelves filled with dozens of the...

January 14, 2016 | comments

Arnone Named New Freeholder Director

By Muriel J. Smith FREEHOLD – Freeholder Thomas A. Arnone was named director of the Monmouth County Board of Freeholders at its reorganization meeting Jan. 6 at the Biotechnology High...

January 14, 2016 | comments

Oceanport’s Write-In Mayor Sworn In

By John Burton OCEANPORT – “We the people,” was the repeated refrain from Democratic Mayor John “Jay” Coffey as he took office on Jan. 1, outlining his plan to address...

January 8, 2016 | comments