'Let me out'! Irish family prankster gets last laugh and love with pre-recorded message at funeral

October 17, 2019

KILKENNY, IRELAND - The Irish are very serious - when it comes to humor. This was especially so for Shay Bradley of Ireland. He pre-recorded an audio message that was played during his funeral that had the mourners in both tears of sadness and tremendous laughter. 

From Hal Roach to so many more, you can be sure that at any time there are Irish eyes smiling somewhere in the ...

Discussion on History of Halloween to be Held at Rutgers–Camden

CAMDEN, NJ — Ever wanted to learn more about the history and culture that defines Halloween?

Later this month, the Honors College at Rutgers University–Camden will host a free, public presentation in the style of a TED Talk that highlights various aspects of the holiday.

The event, which features commentary from three Rutgers–Camden faculty experts, will be held from 11:20 ...

FREE FAMILY FUN: Care One of Holmdel invites the community a Spooktacular Event, Join in the Trunk or Treat Fun October 22, 3pm-6pm

October 15, 2019

HOLMDEL, NJ: Your family is invited to enjoy a spooktacular Trunk or Treat at Care One in Holmdel. Tuesday, October 22, from 3pm-6pm. So grab a silly hat, maybe even put the kids in their costumes and join the fun! Care One is located at 188 Highway 34, Holmdel. Call 732.946.4200 for more details. This event is open to the entire community and is free for all. Care One in the spooky ...

A Community Tradition: 39th Annual Granny's Attic Craft Show, November 23rd

SAVE THE DATE for the 39th ANNUAL
Granny’s Attic Craft Show, Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
(The Saturday before Thanksgiving…it’s a tradition!) 9am-4pm

Thompson Middle School
1001 Middletown Lincroft Rd.
Middletown, NJ 07748

The Craft Show will be held on November 23, 2019. Check out more than 250 juried vendors/crafters selling wonderful handcrafted ...

October 22-Nov. 24: Exclusive Disney Partnership Makes Painting With a Twist in Holmdel a perfect place for your child's next birthday party, or family outing

Exclusive Disney partnership brings Frozen II to Painting With a Twist studios --  10/22 to 11/24.   bit.ly/PWATHolmdelCal  Kids & family favorite!  Book a birthday party, private event or come to a public class.

HOLMDEL, NJ - What is Painting with a Twist? It's a unique venue that regularly provides a great activity for the whole family to enjoy, ...

Fiesta De San Gennaro Celebration for the Colts Neck Senior Group

October 6, 2019

A message from the Colts Neck Senior Group:

Wednesday, Sept. 18 was a “Fun Day” for the Colts Neck Senior Citizens!  After a short bus ride to Spring Lake, we arrived at Doolan’s Shore Club, where we laughed, we danced, we sang and we enjoyed great food.  Bill Trimarco and the Gondolier Show Band played many Italian selections in honor of the “Fiesta ...

Jim Barrood; a personal look back at his tenure at the New Jersey Tech Council

October 7, 2019

Jim Barrood recently completed five years as president and CEO of the New Jersey Tech Council.  In my role as editor and publisher of NJTechWeekly.com, I recently interviewed Jim about his tenure at the Council:   

Can you talk about some of the accomplishments you’ve been most proud of at the Council?

Our community has enormous capabilities when we work together.

Important Message to Holmdel Residents From Official Holmdel Republican Chairwoman

October 17, 2019

From the desk of Holmdel Republican Chairwoman, Marcy McMullen

3 Burgundy Drive, Holmdel, NJ 07733

October 14, 2019

Dear Holmdel Residents, 

My name is Marcy McMullen and I'm Holmdel Republican Chairwoman and your neighbor. I am writing to you again, as I did in May, to address the heated political rhetoric that always seems to appear at election time in Holmdel.

Holmdel TC Election: "When they go low, we go high" Vote Hinds and Liu

Dear Editor, 

“When they go low, we go high…”

Politics in this country are getting uglier and uglier. It is heartbreaking how divisive the world has become. However, in my small town of Holmdel, I am witnessing a brutal smear campaign against a local politician that rivals them all.  

I am writing to “go high” – and endorse Mayor ...

Hammer: An Easy Vote for Holmdel Board of Education

Letter to the Editor:

Growing up in Holmdel as a lifelong resident, I attended all Holmdel Schools. Today, my wife and I have four children who walk the very same hallways. It is a unique and special opportunity. It also is a privilege to serve as a twice elected member of the Holmdel Board of Education. I respect the voters support by taking the role seriously.

Celebrate with Seaview Orthopaedics of Holmdel, hosting an open house, Tues. Oct. 22nd, 5pm-7pm

October 17, 2019

HOLMDEL, NJ:  Seaview Ortheopoedics with offices in Monmouth and Ocean Counties is soon opening their 6th location in Holmdel, in the Holmdel Corporate Plaza at 2139 Route 35, Holmdel, NJ 07733. You are officially invited to attend their grand opening on Tuesday, October 22, from 5pm-7pm. The ribbon cutting will be at 6pm. The famous Cousin's Lobster food truck will be on site ...

Sketch released of possible witness as 5-year old girl remains missing, search continues for child abducted in south Jersey

BRIDGETON, NJ -- Authorities released a sketch of a man they believe could be a witness to the abduction that took place almost a month ago, of a 5 year old girl (article below). Authorities are now asking that anyone who may recognize the possible witness from the sketch,or anyone with any information at all, please call Bridgeton Police at 856-451-0033.

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'Let me out'! Irish family prankster gets last laugh and love with pre-recorded message at funeral

KILKENNY, IRELAND - The Irish are very serious - when it comes to humor. This was especially so for Shay Bradley of Ireland. He pre-recorded an audio message that was played during his funeral that had the mourners in both tears of sadness and tremendous laughter. 

From Hal Roach to so many more, you can be sure that at any time there are Irish eyes smiling somewhere in the ...

EXIT Realty East Coast: 'A Few to do Items to Prepare For Your Move'

October 16, 2019

A Few to do Items to Prepare For Your Move

-Update your mailing address at usps.com or fill out a change-of address form at your local post office.

-Change your address with important service providers, such as your bank(s), credit companies, magazine subscriptions, and others.

-Create a list of people who will need your new address. Whether you plan on sending formal ...

Reps. Chris Smith, Tom Suozzi Testify on Proposed ‘Sami’s Law’ Legislation named in honor of young NJ woman brutally murdered by Ride-Share Impostor

WASHINGTON, DC - Bipartisan legislation named in honor of Samantha “Sami” Josephson—a senior at the University of South Carolina who was kidnapped and brutally murdered earlier this year by a predator pretending to be her Uber driver—was taken up Wednesday by the House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit hearing entitled “Examining the Future of Transportation ...

IRS celebrates military families during National Work and Family Month

WASHINGTON —As part of National Work and Family Month, the Internal Revenue Service reminds military families that they often qualify for specific tax rules and benefits.

National Work and Family Month was established in 2003 by a Senate resolution. October was chosen to help communicate and celebrate progress towards creating more flexible work environments and helping individuals ...

Monmouth Co. Freeholders, Sheriff’s Office Receive $1.2 Million Fed Grant to Fight Opioid Addictions

FREEHOLD, N.J.— Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ)  announced a $1.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) to boost county programs that provide treatment, recovery support systems and relapse prevention for opioid addicts already in the corrections system.
 
Smith praised Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden and the Monmouth County Board of Freeholders Director ...

Why I'm Running for Holmdel School Board (Again)

October 7, 2019

When I was growing up, my Dad was a general contractor, and he liked to use his four sons as cheap labor. I spent many summer days cleaning up job sites, usually doing things like sweeping up rooms or picking up scrap wood. The tasks seemed endless, especially since we didn’t have any official “work hours,” so I often asked my Dad when we could go home. He always said the ...

Obituaries

Jul 5, 1932 - Oct 11, 2019
Carmel M. Stein, 87, of Holmdel passed away peacefully, Friday, October 11th at ...
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Jul 29, 1927 - Oct 8, 2019
In loving memory of Rose Licari, 92, who passed away on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 at Riverview ...
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Mar 2, 1932 - Oct 4, 2019
Frances C. DiPalma of Middletown died peacefully on Friday October 4th, at the Brighton ...
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Mar 19, 1966 - Oct 1, 2019
Emily Mei Tong, 53, of Freehold passed away Tuesday, October 1st surrounded by her loving ...
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Pipe Talk

Fall and winter in New Jersey can get pretty chilly. It’s important to protect your pipes BEFORE the weather gets into the 30s or even 20s.

Just one episode of frozen pipes can wreak havoc on your home. When water freezes, it expands and exerts pressure on your pipes, occasionally causing them to split. A burst pipe can potentially leak several gallons of water per hour, cause thousands ...