Tag: Monmouth County library

It Never Gets Old: Monmouth County Archives & History Day

Story and photos by Rick Geffken | MANALAPAN – Resembling an alumni homecoming weekend crowd more than a conference of academics, several hundred Monmouth County historians and authors recently gathered...

December 11, 2017 | comments

Holmdel’s New Mayor Is Greg Buontempo

Story and photo by Joseph Sapia HOLMDEL – In what came as a surprise to some Tuesday night, the governing body unanimously elected a new leader from among its committee members...

January 11, 2017 | comments

The County Library Is In Your Hands

By Joseph Sapia Even when traveling out of state, Rita Bender has been in touch with the Monmouth County Library – through an application on her mobile telephone. “It’s convenient...

August 7, 2016 | comments

Seeing the World Through 3-D Glasses

      AS AN ARTIST, Joel Zimmerman has worked in many different mediums, including painting, photography and advertising. His works have been seen in art galleries and on album...

August 21, 2015 | comments

Oceanport Library Reopens July 1

OCEANPORT – The Oceanport branch of the Mon­mouth County Library will reopen on Monday, July 1, eight months after sustaining extensive flood damage during Super Storm Sandy. “The Monmouth County...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Libraries Change For Children In A Digital Age

By Art Petrosemolo Will today’s 5-year-olds use the library when they are 15? It’s a good question. But fear not, it appears children of the new millennia have not abandoned...

June 14, 2013 | comments

FoodBank Collects More than 10 Tons of Food

The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties has reported its 2013 Monmouth County Food Drive, which included the Monmouth County Library’s Food For Fines program, collected 20,448 pounds of food...

May 17, 2013 | comments

Monmouth County Library Gets Funds to Repair Oceanport Branch

OCEANPORT – The Monmouth County Library has received an insurance settlement of $283,704 to restore the collection of library materials to the Oceanport branch, which was heavily damaged during Super...

March 29, 2013 | comments

Tax Preparation Help available at Monmouth County Library in 2013

For the past two decades, taxpayers seeking help with their income tax returns have found help at the Monmouth County Library. This year tax preparation assistance, offered by AARP Tax...

February 1, 2013 | comments

County Library System Given Public Service Award from Chamber of Commerce

The Monmouth County Library was the recipient of the 2012 Circle of Excellence Award, given each year by the Greater Monmouth Chamber of Commerce. The library received the award for...

June 14, 2012 | comments

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