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Jim Bean for Belmar Council

September 21, 2019

My name is Jim Bean, and I am running as an Independent for Belmar town council. Belmar’s finances are in a dire state even after a 21 percent tax hike was imposed this year. There are still major expenses yet to come including: $600,000 from improper bidding of the Lake Como outflow pipe (in addition to the lawsuits from the pump not working), the parking utility operated at a loss ...

Best Places to Go Apple Picking in New Jersey

September 18, 2019

NEW JERSEY — The calendar says September and pumpkin spice is back, which means fall is just days away. Before heading out to get those Halloween pumpkins, be sure to plan an outing to go apple picking.

The Garden State is home to an abundance of apple orchards and grows 30 different varieties of the popular fruit. Many of New Jersey's apple orchards celebrate apples with an array of ...

JSRC Trick or Trot 4-Mile Race to be held Sunday, October 27

September 14, 2019

DEAL, NJ — The 26th annual Trick or Trot Race and Pet Walk, hosted by the Jersey Shore Running Club (JSRC) together with the Deal Fire Company #2, will take place on Sunday, October 27, 2019, at the Deal Casino in Deal.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the homeless animals at the Monmouth County SPCA and the Deal Fire Company. Over the past 25 years, the Trick or Trot has attracted ...

Time to File for Homestead Benefit

September 22, 2019

The property tax benefit, which is often referred to as the “Homestead Benefit,” is a chance for homeowners — many of whom are living on a fixed income — to receive some much-needed tax relief.

The N.J. Division of Taxation has announced that filing information for the 2017 Homestead Benefit has been mailed to residents who had previously applied for this program, and ...

A Store by Store Approach to Belmar’s Sidewalk Sale

September 10, 2019

(Editor’s note: The following is excerpted from the letter the Belmar Business Partnership received from Belmar resident Penny Leonard, who recounted her Belmar Sidewalk Sale experience on August 25.)

To the Editor:

In case you wonder how shoppers approach the Sidewalk Sale, I can tell you that my husband and I embraced its spirit by going into as many participating stores as possible ...

NJ Transit is on Board with Climate Week

I often say that NJ TRANSIT has a commitment not just to the customers who ride our trains and buses, but also to the communities we serve. When it comes to climate change, that community is global — and NJ TRANSIT is working to change the way we work and deliver our services to reduce our impact on the environment. In honor of 2019 Climate Week, I wanted to highlight some of the many ways ...

The Jaffe Briefing - September 23, 2019

TRENTON – A dollar fifty? Really? In this state, where we pay thousands and thousands of dollars a year in property taxes, sales taxes, income taxes and many, many other taxes, the Motor Vehicle Commission wants $1.50 for an “online convenience fee” for basic transactions. Puh-leeze. The state put an end to this dumb fee in 2016 to help speed up wait times at MVC offices, ...