Tag: Middletown

Here Come the Hurlers

By Chris Rotolo | MIDDLETOWN – They call the ancient game of hurling “the fastest game on grass.” On Sept. 29, fans will see just how fast that can be...

September 17, 2018 | comments

Pad Sites Planned for Middletown Municipal Complex

By Chris Rotolo | MIDDLETOWN –A unique aspect of the township’s municipal campus is its location just off state Highway 35. In their plans to completely upgrade the 57-year-old town...

September 17, 2018 | comments

Demand for Playing Fields Prompts Stevenson Park Development Proposal

By Chris Rotolo | MIDDLETOWN – Young township athletes on both sides of the north-south dividing line have grown up watching local football stars like Knowshon Moreno, Scott Simonsen and...

September 17, 2018 | comments

Remembering 9/11 with Solemn Commemoration

  Atlantic Highlands | Monmouth County Park System will host its annual 9/11 Memorial Ceremony at 8 a.m. Sept. 11 at Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook. Held at the site of...

September 10, 2018 | comments

Red Bank Takes First Steps to Welcome Medical Pot

By Jay Cook | RED BANK – After Gov. Phil Murphy took office earlier this year on the promise of expanding and legalizing marijuana, some Two River towns acted swiftly...

August 30, 2018 | comments

Green Light Given To 150-Acre Redevelopment Plan

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – The township’s governing body unanimously approved an extensive 150-acre redevelopment plan for the famed Circus Liquors property along Route 35 earlier this week, paving...

August 27, 2018 | comments

Middletown Advances Framework For 150-Acre Tract

By Jay Cook MIDDLETOWN – The township’s Planning Board advanced a redevelopment plan for 150 acres along Route 35 Monday night, but not without some criticism. At a nearly two-hour-long...

August 17, 2018 | comments

The Kolber Family’s Freedom Flight

By Rick Geffken | LINCROFT – Most of the flights to freedom that Eastern European Jews took during World War II went through France to England, or perhaps Switzerland to...

August 16, 2018 | comments

Route 35 Resurfacing Continues Into Fall

By Chris Rotolo | MIDDLETOWN – A resurfacing project on Route 35 in Middletown will continue for several more weeks. Motorists should expect lane and ramp closures on Lake Shore...

August 12, 2018 | comments

Harsh Weather Or Not, We Won The Revolutionary War

By Rick Geffken |  Did the weather play an overlooked part in the Patriot victory during the War for Independence? Elaine Lent thinks so. Lent, the historian for Middletown’s Old First...

August 7, 2018 | comments

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