Monmouth County News

July 17, 2021

FREEHOLD, NJ — The 46th annual Monmouth County Fair continues through Sunday, July 25 at the East Freehold Showgrounds. After its cancellation last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the event will once again feature plenty for fairgoers to enjoy — from opening-night fireworks, amusement ...

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Vaccines to be Offered at Sandy Hook, Pier Village Gazebo in Long Branch and Asbury Park Grande Arcade MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ — If you’re traveling to the Jersey Shore this Memorial Day weekend, there will be three locations in Monmouth County where free coronavirus vaccines will be ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County will hold another coronavirus vaccination clinic for youths age 12 to 18 today, May 22 at Brookdale Community College. Appointments to receive the Pfizer vaccine can be made by visiting www.visitmonmouth.com.  The clinic will be held from 8 a.m. to noon at the ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — A Monmouth County coronavirus vaccination clinic for 12- to 18-year-olds will be held on Wednesday, May 19 at Brookdale Community College. Appointments can be made for the 500 available Pfizer vaccines by visiting www.visitmonmouth.com.  The clinic will be held from 10 a.m. to ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Walk-up shots are now being offered to individuals age 18 and older at Monmouth County’s Brookdale Community College coronavirus vaccination site. The site, located at the Robert J. Collins Arena on the college’s main Lincroft campus, is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, ...

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Commissioners Board Calls on Lawmakers to Change Print Newspaper Requirement for Public Notices FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County has pulled its legal advertising from the Asbury Park Press, following its publication of a photo caption described as sexist and anti-Semitic in a recent online version ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ — Eligible Monmouth County residents can book appointments online for the county’s Brookdale Community College coronavirus vaccination site. The new vaccine scheduling website (click here) allows residents to make appointments themselves for the upcoming week — once the county ...

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RED BANK, NJ — Coronavirus vaccinations are now being administered by appointment only at the Parker Family Health Center in Red Bank. Monmouth County Board of Commissioners is teaming up with the nonprofit clinic and Pilgrim Baptist Church to offer 100 doses daily, five days a week — in an ...

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County Hopes to Clear 11,000-Person Waiting List as State Expected to Increase Weekly Supply MIDDLETOWN, NJ — Monmouth County has joined with Monmouth Medical Center and Brookdale Community College to open a coronavirus vaccination site on the college’s main campus in Lincroft. Located at the ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County has launched its own coronavirus vaccination scheduling system for qualifying health care workers, police and fire professionals. Appointments are available for individuals in Phase 1A of New Jersey’s vaccine program, as well as sworn law enforcement and fire ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Coronavirus vaccinations are available to qualifying health care workers at eight locations in Monmouth County. According to the N.J. Department of Health, the following community vaccination sites have been established in Monmouth for health care workers who fall under the Phase ...

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Freeholders Offer Updates on Vaccine Roll-Out, Financial Aid to Small Businesses FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County will offer free coronavirus testing for health care workers and first-responders at various locations beginning next week. Testing sites, utilizing the Sheriff's Office’s Field ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Free coronavirus testing is available to all Monmouth County residents — whether they are symptomatic or not — at six locations during December. There are clinics scheduled throughout the month at set times and dates in Asbury Park, Freehold Borough, Keansburg, Neptune, Long ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County will now offer 200 free coronavirus tests at each of two remaining locations throughout the county this month. Saturday, November 21: Freehold Borough Fire Department (Main Building), 49 West Main Street, from 9 a.m. to noon. Monday, November 23: Howell ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Small businesses in Monmouth County can apply for more funding under an expansion of the CARES Economic Assistance Grant Program. Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas Arnone announced that businesses that already have received a $10,000 grant can now apply for another ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Free coronavirus testing is available to all Monmouth County residents at six locations through mid-October. Testing will be conducted on specific dates and times in Asbury Park, Freehold Borough, Keansburg, Neptune, Long Branch and Red Bank. (See poster above or click ...

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LINCROFT, NJ — Packets full of information on employment opportunities throughout Central Jersey will be handed out during the first-ever Drive-Thru Job Fair, to be held on Thursday, October 15 at Brookdale Community College. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Parking Lot 7, members of Monmouth County’s ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County has debuted 'Stigma-Free Monmouth,' a new website to help spread the message there is assistance for those who suffer from behavioral health illnesses and substance use disorders. During the first seven months of 2020, the number of overdose deaths rose ...

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Freeholders Unveil Job Training Program, Offer Update on COVID-19 Testing, Reminds of Free Therapy Sessions FREEHOLD, NJ — Following last week’s launch of its CARES Economic Assistance Grant program, Monmouth County has approved $1.7 million in funding — with the first round of money already ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Belmar and Lake Como small businesses and nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply for the Monmouth County CARES Economic Assistance Grant program. To qualify for grants of up to $10,000 under the program, businesses must meet the following criteria.  Be physically ...

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