Tag: Middletown

Middletown Mayor Resigns From Township Post

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – Three-term Mayor Stephanie Murray announced her resignation from Middletown’s governing body Friday due to “increased career responsibilities” in her professional career. That means Deputy...

July 2, 2018 | comments

Novelty Fireworks Pop Up in Stores

By Meredith Sheftel | With Independence Day approaching, some revelers will be looking to celebrate with a bang. This year, they can buy certain fireworks legally in New Jersey shops for...

July 1, 2018 | comments

Surging Opposition Defeats Contentious $111M Power Line Project

By Jay Cook |  TRENTON – After two years and a $500,000 legal fight, determined residents in five Monmouth County towns celebrated Friday with tears and hugs after state regulators...

June 29, 2018 | comments

Trying To Save 118 Acres In Middletown

Farmland Manager Wants to Stop Development Project By Jay Cook |  MIDDLETOWN – From the street, the property at 376 Kings Highway East doesn’t look like much. The house there...

June 12, 2018 | comments

Primary Election Results In Monmouth County

By Jay Cook |  There were few surprises for politicians running in Monmouth County primary elections Tuesday. But despite lower turnout at the polls overall, more Democratic Party voters cast...

June 11, 2018 | comments

Monmouth Politics: Freeholders Ask, What’s in a Name?

By Jay Cook | Monmouth County Freeholders Say ‘No Thanks’ to Name Change Citing unnecessary costs and the value of history, the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders officially announced...

June 7, 2018 | comments

Photo Gallery: Memorial Day, 2018

  Photos by Jay Cook and Patrick Olivero | On Memorial Day, May 28, patriotism was on display in the towns of Rumson, Fair Haven and Middletown. Americans paid their...

June 1, 2018 | comments

Transformation Underway for The Red Store, Navesink’s Beloved Eatery

By Jay Cook |  NAVESINK – Pat Verange’s life has gradually changed since he turned off the grills for the final time last month at The Red Store. Some routines...

May 29, 2018 | comments

Hit the Road: Finding the Right Bike

By M. J. Alvarez | As the weather gets warmer, one of the best ways of getting an effective, low-impact workout is to hit the road with your bike. But...

May 29, 2018 | comments

Memorial Day Events

By Lily Marten | May 26 The Highlands Memorial Day Parade begins at 11 a.m. at Huddy Park. The American Legion Post #143 will be present as well as marchers,...

May 28, 2018 | comments

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