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There Will Never Be a Time to Drill Off the Jersey Shore

January 22, 2018

On behalf of my fellow members of the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Lillian Burry, John Curley and Patrick Impreveduto, I am announcing our strong opposition to the proposal made by U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke to expand off-shore drilling for oil along the eastern sea coast, and most importantly, the Jersey Shore.

We support the bipartisan action recently taken by ...

Millburn Teen Gives Laptops New Life for Charity

January 22, 2018

MILLBURN, N.J. — A junior at Millburn High School is using his skills with computers to help young women half a world away have a chance at higher education. Alexander McBride, the founder of Laptops4Africa.org, has already sent 21 laptops to deserving female students by teaming with a family friend who hand delivers donations to a girls leadership training school in Tanzania.

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Planning an Overseas Trip This Spring? Make Sure Your Passport is Travel-Ready

January 15, 2018

FREEHOLD, NJ — If an overseas trip is in your spring travel plans, now is the best time to make sure your passport is in order, according to the Monmouth County Clerk’s Office.

“It’s time to apply for or renew your passport, if you are planning spring travel out of the country. Many countries require six months' validity on a U.S. passport, so it is critical to ...

Mark Zuckerberg Should Be Concerned About His Legacy; Punishing Legitimate Media Organizations and Small Businesses Isn’t the Answer; Regulation Is

Facebook recently announced it will be changing its feed and algorithms so that news from publishers and posts from businesses will be relegated in favor of posts about your neighbor’s cat. 

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook is making these changes because he is concerned about his legacy and that of the company he founded. If ...

Belmar and Lake Como

January 9, 2018

Belmar Police Department reported the following arrests occurred in Belmar and Lake Como from December 2, 2017 to December 31, 2017.

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Timothy Strain, 59, of Belmar was arrested on 16th Avenue on December 2 by Det. Lt. Michael Campbell, charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance and use/under the influence of CDS.

Michelle Karcher, 37, of Long Branch was arrested on ...

TAPinto Franchised Local News Network Breaks 7M Readers, 23.7M Pageviews

January 9, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto.net, a network of more than 70 online hyperlocal news sites in New Jersey and New York, broke 7 million readers and 23.7 million pageviews during the last year. 

From Jan.8, 2017 to Jan. 7, 2018, TAPinto registered 7,025,372 readers and 23,792,903 pageviews, up from 5,352,395 readers and 18,496,885 pageviews during the same period a year ago.  ...