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Mixed, Mingled, Jingled: Hope For Children Foundation Annual Fundraising Event at Holmdel's Bell Works is a Great Success

December 7, 2017

HOLMDEL, NJ:   "Oh, What a Night." On Saturday, December 2, The Hope for Children Foundation (HFCF) held its annual gala with this year's theme;  'Holiday Mix, Mingle and Jingle.'  This year's gala marks a record breaking amount of money raised by HFCF in one night with a total of nearly $200,000 going directly to help children and families in New ...

Senate Bill Would End NJSPCA's Powers To Enforce Animal Cruelty Laws

December 12, 2017

A bill that would remove the law enforcement powers of the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NJSPCA) will be up for a vote on Dec. 14 before the state Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.

Bill S3558, sponsored by Senator Ray Lesniak, Democrat from Union County, would call for the creation of a county prosecutor animal cruelty task force in each county, and for ...

Here's How To Help California Horsemen Impacted By Fires

DEL MAR, Calif. — The number of equine fatalities continues to grow from original estimates of 25, and the needs of human survivors for the simple everyday things of life grow even larger as a result of the fires that devastated San Diego County. California's horse industry.

Three major funds have been established to assist the surviving horses, their owners and the backstretch ...

New Holmdel Library Set to Open December 18th at Bell Works

December 13, 2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. - A plan many years in the making is finally coming to fruition in Holmdel, as a new library is slated to open next week at Bell Works. Mayor Buotempo released the following message:

"The Township Committee and I are pleased to announce the opening of the new Holmdel Library and Learning Center on Monday December 18 at 1 pm. There will be two special programs offered that ...

New Reality: Augmented Reality with Google Comes To Holmdel Middle Schools

HOLMDEL, N.J. – Every generation experiences new thinking, new invention and new technology as the world advances. There was no internet before there was an internet. Eight Track tapes and cassettes were cutting edge audio in decades past and unknown to the younger generation of pandora and apple 'radio' of today. Physically changing channels on TV? There is only a remote control ...

Mixed, Mingled, Jingled: Hope For Children Foundation Annual Fundraising Event at Holmdel's Bell Works is a Great Success

December 7, 2017

HOLMDEL, NJ:   "Oh, What a Night." On Saturday, December 2, The Hope for Children Foundation (HFCF) held its annual gala with this year's theme;  'Holiday Mix, Mingle and Jingle.'  This year's gala marks a record breaking amount of money raised by HFCF in one night with a total of nearly $200,000 going directly to help children and families in New ...

Ho Ho Holmdel: Santa Claus Comes to Town

December 8, 2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. - During a chilly night, the Holmdel Recreation Department sponsored the Annual Christmas Tree and Menorah lighting celebration Thursday evening.

The holiday music from the choral singers warmed everyone up as Mayor Buontempo emceed the event. The Girls Scouts arrived at 5:15 to practice their songs early and, when it was time, they sang Jingle Bells and Silent Night.

Don't Miss These Garden State Holiday Light Delights

December 10, 2017

NEW JERSEY - There are so many fun, family-friendly holiday activities it’s hard to pack them all in. However, if you’re looking for something simple that’s a throwback to your own childhood, make time to see these fabulous light displays that really get folks in the holiday mood. If you know of any great displays in Holmdel and Colts Neck please send the address and a picture ...

Colts Neck: Holiday Event Showcases Music, Dancers and A Special Visitor

COLTS NECK, N.J. - You can always tell when the Holidays are near when Colts Neck Township lights the Christmas Tree and the crowds gather to enjoy holiday festivities. The Township Committee was on hand for the events as well as many volunteers.

Colts Neck Dance & Performing Arts Academy had sixty competition company dancers perform.  According to owner Sheri Ladley-Calamusa, ...

Holmdel Christmas Tree and Menorah Lighting

ChristmasTree & Menorah Lighting
Thursday, December 7th
6:00 PM  Town Hall

Join as we welcome in the holiday season at this annual event.  The evening will include caroling by the Holmdel girl scouts as well at the Heart of NJ Chorus.  Members of Temple Beth Am will be on hand to assist with the lighting of the Menorah.  Fire Co. #2 will be escorting a special visitor ...

Holmdel Chamber of Commerce Meeting -- Business Networking and Giving Back

December 12, 2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. - A morning of business success stories, healthy Frutta Bowl delights, and positive networking was on the agenda recently at the November 28th meeting of the Holmdel Chamber of Commerce. Held at Bell Works in Holmdel, around 50 business people attended. Successful businesses present included Mortgage Banking, Realtors, Fashion, Healthcare, Marketing, ...

The Hunt for A Good Tomato: Delicious Orchards of Colts Neck

COLTS NECK, N.J. - "Where do you have to go to get a good tomato?"  Such a simple question but it isn't always easy, especially in the month of December. Yes, you can get 'a' tomato just about anywhere but 'a good' tomato on a consistent basis? That is not very common. TAPinto Holmdel & Colts ...

Helmet Sense: Holmdel Entrepreneurs Take Lead on Safety Gear for Female Athletes

HOLMDEL, N.J. – Girls lacrosse is booming in the United States and gender parity is moving squarely into the safety arena for girls sports. More specifically, the conversation about helmets in girls lacrosse. This is not surprising in a game with reinforced sticks and hard balls possibly flying towards the heads of young ladies at ever increasing speeds. Change ...

The Hunt for A Good Tomato: Delicious Orchards of Colts Neck

December 11, 2017

COLTS NECK, N.J. - "Where do you have to go to get a good tomato?"  Such a simple question but it isn't always easy, especially in the month of December. Yes, you can get 'a' tomato just about anywhere but 'a good' tomato on a consistent basis? That is not very common. TAPinto Holmdel & Colts ...

From Addiction to Sobriety – A Survivor’s Story

December 10, 2017

Editor’s Note:  This is a true story about a recovering addict who wanted to share the struggles of her journey to sobriety.  Her name has been changed to protect the privacy of family members.  This first was published over a year ago, Natalie has finished college, has a career, married and expecting a child.

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – It’s been a ...

Two New Jersey Residents Arrested in Massive Child Trafficking and Pornography Sting

December 1, 2017

TRENTON, NJ – Arrests have been made in a massive operation that stretched from New Jersey to California, that targeted sex offenders, and persons possessing child pornography was announced today by Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino.

Arrests of 79 child predators and child pornography offenders in “Operation Safety Net,” a nine-month, multi-agency child protection ...

Holmdel Police Advise Residents on Possible Child Luring Incident Near Indian Hill School

December 8, 2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. - The Holmdel Police Department are sharing an incident with residents in case they are aware of the incident reported below or any similar incidents:

Holmdel Police Department Release: On 12/04/2017 at approximately 3 PM, a 13-year-old female was walking on Holmdel Road near Indian Hill School when she walked by an older model red pick-up truck with two white male ...

Emergency Work Closes Road: Bethany Road Closed 12-6-17 at 8AM in Holmdel

Bethany Road Closure

Due to emergency bridgework, Bethany Road will be closed on Wednesday, December 6, from approximately 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.  This time frame could be longer if unforeseen conditions are encountered. 

Bethany Road between Old Manor Road and Chestnut Ridge Road will be closed to all vehicular traffic, to include emergency vehicles.
A detour will be set up ...

Two New Jersey Residents Arrested in Massive Child Trafficking and Pornography Sting

TRENTON, NJ – Arrests have been made in a massive operation that stretched from New Jersey to California, that targeted sex offenders, and persons possessing child pornography was announced today by Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino.

Arrests of 79 child predators and child pornography offenders in “Operation Safety Net,” a nine-month, multi-agency child protection ...

Happy Hanukkah From Chabad Jewish Center in Holmdel

December 13, 2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. - Tapinto Holmdel and Colts Neck (http://facebook.com/tapintoholmdelandcoltsneck) shared a moment with Holmdel's Rabbi, Shmaya Galperin. His engaging personality, along with his wife Rochi, are a welcoming presence to the Holmdel community. Visit them at http://jewishholmdel.org or ...

St. Catherine's RC Church December Events

HOLMDEL, N.J. - Saint Catherine's Roman Catholic Church has a full schedule in Decembers. for the Christmas Season. 

 

Give yourself and those you love an unforgettable night which will last longer than a sweater, and fits all ages!

Come experience Reboot with Chris Stefanik, internationally renowned speaker, author, and TV host on April 11, 2018 in Lincroft!

The ...

Hockey: NJ 87's Prepare for Home Game Vs. Jr. Flyers

December 8, 2017

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. - The New Jersey 87's of the Eastern Hockey League Premier Division will have its first home game in nearly a month as they will face the Philadelphia Jr. Flyers this Saturday at Middletown Ice World.

 

Sitting in second place of the South Conference, the 87's have a record of 16-5-1, as they will go up against the first-place Jr. Flyers, who are currently ...

NJSIAA Approves Overhaul of Football Playoff Format

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ – A major overhaul to the state’s high school football playoffs and seeding system was approved by the NJSIAA’s member schools at their annual business meeting on Monday.

Public school football programs throughout the state will play to a two-champion per group tournament, which amounts to one game more than what is currently played.

Traditional ...

Helmet Sense: Holmdel Entrepreneurs Take Lead on Safety Gear for Female Athletes

HOLMDEL, N.J. – Girls lacrosse is booming in the United States and gender parity is moving squarely into the safety arena for girls sports. More specifically, the conversation about helmets in girls lacrosse. This is not surprising in a game with reinforced sticks and hard balls possibly flying towards the heads of young ladies at ever increasing speeds. Change ...

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Riverview Medical Center Welcomes Robert Paul Bonitz, M.D., Urological Surgeon

December 12, 2017

Red Bank, NJ – December 12, 2017 – Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, NJ is pleased to welcome Robert Paul Bonitz, M.D., to the medical staff. Dr. Bonitz specializes in urology and joins the strong team of surgeons at Riverview Medical Center.

 

“I am pleased to join the esteemed medical staff at Riverview Medical Center,” says Dr.

Bayshore Medical Center Welcomes Cathie-Ann Mancuso, M.D., Internist

Holmdel, NJ – December 12, 2017 – Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center in Holmdel, NJ is pleased to welcome internist, Cathie-Ann Mancuso, M.D., to the medical staff. Dr. Mancuso specializes in internal medicine and will be joining the practice of Matawan Medical Associates, part of Meridian Medical Group, at 213 Main Street in Matawan.

 

“I am excited ...

Hummingbird Sports partners with member of USA Women’s National Lacrosse

Hummingbird Sports partners with member of USA Women’s National Lacrosse

 

Focus is on inspiring young players and helping keep them safe

 

HOLMDEL, NJ (Dec. 11, 2017) – Hummingbird Sports, a leading brand in girls lacrosse, is partnering with Monmouth County-based All Lax, owned by USA Women’s National Lacrosse ...