Tag: Monmouth County

New County Seal Unveiled

Monmouth County flags, vehicles, signs and letterhead will soon be updated to reflect a new Monmouth County seal. The new seal retains the motif of a plough and the Monmouth...

May 15, 2017 | comments

Power Line Project Slammed By Former NJ Transit Official

By Jay Cook “It’s a money grab project that puts the interests of JCP&L over the residents and ratepayers of Monmouth County.” These are the words of former NJ Transit vice...

February 24, 2017 | comments

A Deep Dive Into The Navesink River

Story and photo by Rick Geffken LINCROFT – Rik van Hemmen loves the Navesink River area. Not only for its abundant scenic beauty and recreational opportunities, but also because its...

January 30, 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

VanZandt and Milmore Return to the Shore

By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen The successful two-person TV/ stage/film writing team of Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore has morphed into a threesome. Wait! Before you think that’s a bit risqué...

November 14, 2016 | comments

Independents Play A Key Role In Monmouth County Elections

  By Joseph Sapia Many people think of Monmouth County as Republican. But while many positions of power are held by the GOP, there are more registered Democratic voters in...

November 7, 2016 | comments

Kyrillos Announces Decision Not to Seek Re-election To NJ State Senate

MIDDLETOWN, NJ –After 28 years in the state Legislature serving Monmouth County and the state of New Jersey, state Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-13) announced Tuesday that he will not seek re-election...

October 25, 2016 | comments

Teachers With Interesting Summer Jobs

By Emma Wulfhorst STUDENTS DREAM OF summer vacation – the end of early mornings, tedious classes and homework – and they know exactly what they will be doing for the...

August 1, 2016 | comments

Monmouth’s Plan for Growth and Culture Under Review

Public Comments Sought By Joseph Sapia Monmouth County invites residents to participate in the Master Plan initiative by attending an open house Tuesday, May 10, in Freehold Township. The event...

May 19, 2016 | comments

Local Politicians Weigh in On Presidential Race

By John Burton Hillary? Trump? Ted? Current long shot John Kasich? Do many in Monmouth County “Feel the Bern”? It seems those who follow this stuff closely in Monmouth County...

March 17, 2016 | comments

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