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'Go Gold' for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month: The Brooke Healey Foundation Making a Difference

September 3, 2021

 September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. "Childhood Cancer is the number one disease killer in children, yet is consistently underfunded," said Steve Healey, co-founder of The Brooke Healey Foundation. Less than four percent of the federal budget for cancer research is dedicated to pediatric cancer. "Awareness leads to action and will get us closer to ...

Rep. Smith Announces October 8th Deadline to Apply for Service Academy Nomination

September 22, 2021

FREEHOLD, NJ – The deadline for students in the Fourth Congressional District to apply for a congressional nomination to attend a United States service academy—as a member of the class of 2026—is Friday, October 8th, announced Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) today.

“Throughout my tenure in Congress, I've had the honor and privilege of nominating more than 1,000 outstanding ...

Students Facing Learning Challenges Returning to School After the Pandemic, SLS's in NJ Schools Can Help.

September means back to school. The fall of 2021 can be an exciting time for parents, teachers and students, many of whom have not attended school in person for a year or more. 

In certain cases, children have experienced learning challenges during the pandemic. Has your child been having trouble with reading and writing (literacy) since or before the emergency ...

Holmdel Based Altrui Foundation Anticipates the Launch of a Newly-Designed “Resource Hub” for the Altrui Education Venture

HOLMDEL, NJ -- Altrui Foundation is a non-profit co-founded by former Holmdel students, Rahul Kavuru (CEO) a rising senior at St.Paul’s School, Shreya Kavuru a rising freshman at Yale University, and Sourish Jasti a sophomore at the Wharton School. 

Altrui’s main venture: Altrui Rx, is in the process of patenting their 2L product, a medication redistribution platform that ...

New Mask Mandate Today in Middletown: Child Care Workers Must Be Vaccinated or Tested Weekly; Indoor Masks a Must for Kids 2 and Older.

September 24, 2021

NEW JERSEY: On Friday, September 24, a new mask mandate takes effect.  Employees of child care centers in New Jersey must be fully vaccinated or be tested weekly, and everyone at these facilities — including children beginning at age 2 — must wear masks indoors, under Gov. Phil Murphy’s latest coronavirus-related mandates.

While the mask mandate takes effects ...

Rent Moratorium is Over. What Does it All Mean?

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ — The year-and-a-half-long rent moratorium is ending. The moratorium existed due to the economic challenges COVID-19 caused. These protections kept most renters in their homes, even if they were unable to pay rent. Now, as of September 1, the moratorium will lift for many. 

New Jersey households who are considered middle-income, as of September 1, 2021, can be ...

Rep. Chris Smith Earns Federal Legislator of the Year From Constitutional Officers Assoc. of NJ

September 20, 2021

NEW JERSEY:  The Constitutional Officers Association of New Jersey (COANJ) presented Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) with their 2021 Legislator of the Year Award at their annual Officers Installation Dinner held last week. According to the independent watchdog organization Govtrack, as of January 1, 2021 Smith ranks second among all 435 Members of the House over the last two decades ...

Congratulations to Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon, Sworn in as President of Statewide Constitutional Officers Association

County Clerk Hanlon Sworn in as President of Statewide Constitutional Officers Association.

Photo above: Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden, Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon, Commissioner Ross Licitra, Commissioner Director Tom Arnone. 

NEW JERSEY–  On Thursday, September 16, Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon was sworn in as President of the ...

Holmdel Discusses Palmer Square Flooding; Committeeman Santhana Suggests Using Open Space Funds to Fix it

"We have to do something about it" - Committeeman Santhana - seeks an exploratory study

HOLMDEL, NJ - After a speedy regular meeting, the perennial topic of flooding at Palmer Square in Holmdel came up. According to the meeting, residents at Palmer Square have been sending letters to the Township asking for help.

"I'm sure you received letters from Palmer Square" ...

WATCH: Election 2021:-Early In-Person Voting Sites Unveiled, Vote-by-Mail Under Way

September 28, 2021

Watch Video by Monmouth County Clerk Hanlon on New Voting Process

FREEHOLD, NJ —There will be 10 polling locations throughout Monmouth County for voters to cast their votes by machine for a nine-day period before the November 2 general election.

Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon has announced that early in-person voting will be available from October 23 to October 31 at ...

Firefighters Endorse Solomeno for State Senate

MIDDLETOWN -- Vincent Solomeno, who’s seeking a seat in the State Senate in the Thirteenth Legislative District, was endorsed Thursday by the New Jersey State Firefighters Mutual Benevolent Association (FMBA). The organization represents 5,000 career firefighters, emergency medical technicians and dispatchers statewide. 

“I’m honored that New Jersey’s firefighters, ...

IMA Urgent Care & Primary Care Patients Donate Back-To-School Supplies to Fulfill Local Students’ Needs

September 23, 2021

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ:  IMA Urgent Care and Primary Care Centers give back to the local community with varioius campaigns throughout the year. Most recently, IMA hosted a back to school supply collection. . As a result,  IMA Urgent Care’s patients donated over $10,000 in back-to-school supplies to benefit students at four area schools. 

This year, IMA Urgent Care & ...

WATCH: Monmouth Park Charity Fund Hosts Concert at Blue Grotto, Supports Local Charities.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ It was an evening to remember as Michael Ghegan, Quincy Mumford, & David Alastre performed live on August 25, at the Blu Grotto Biergarten outdoor stage, at Monmouth Park Racetrack, in Oceanport. The event was hosted by the Monmouth Park Charity Fund, an organization that strategically awards funding to various local charities.

Traditionally, the Monmouth Park ...

Temple Shalom Hosts Community Blood Drive

Temple Shalom, 5 Ayrmont Lane in Aberdeen, is hosting a Blood Drive on Sunday, October 3rd from 8:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. in conjunction with RWJ Barnabas Health and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

Bring a photo ID and be sure to eat and drink prior to donating.  Masks are required.  All donors will receive a tee shirt and will be entered into a $50 gift card ...

U.S. Army Veteran: Desperately Seeks Kidney Donor, by November 20

September 3, 2021

NEW JERSEY — A Burlington County man and his family are asking for a kind, generous and healthy person to help to save his life.

Mark Klayman, who lives in Marlton, is in desperate need to find a kidney donor, and time is literally running out. He has been diagnosed with End Stage Renal Failure and also has diabetes and high blood pressure. Because of his ...

Sports: Holmdel Launches Recreational Volleyball League for Grades 5-8

September 8, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - Do your kids want to play volleyball? You may be in the right place. The Holmdel Youth Activities Association has been providing recreation opportunities for Holmdel children for many years. They offer a variety of sports opportunities throughout the year so bookmarking their website would keep you updated.

According to their website - The goal of Holmdel Youth Activities ...

THE MIDDLETOWN ARTS CENTER AND DUNBAR REPERTORY COMPANY PRESENTS 'MR. RICKEY CALLS A MEETING', OCT. 15-17.

September 21, 2021

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: The Middletown Arts Center, in collaboration with the Dunbar Repertory Company, presents Mr. Rickey Calls a Meeting, written by Ed Schmidt and directed by Mark Antonio Henderson, October 15th through 17th. In this engrossing production, Joe Louis, Paul Robeson, Bill “Bojangles” Robinson, Jackie Robinson and Brooklyn Dodgers general manager, Branch Rickey, meet in ...

Entertainer Andy Cooney to Headline South Amboy Irish Fest Sept. 25

SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- He’s been on the Irish American music scene for as long as anyone can remember. Entertainer Andy Cooney started his professional career in the mid-1980s at age 17 playing in Kennedy’s as a piano player. Paddy Noonan heard about me and hired me. I worked with him for about 8 years and did four albums with him.  Later, he went out on his own at age 27 ...

Monmouth County Offers Cache of Career Services

September 1, 2021

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ— With federal pandemic-related unemployment benefits to expire on September 4, Monmouth County Board of County Commissioners reminds residents that career services are available through the Division of Workforce Development.

Free services include assistance with job search, resume and interview skills, career counseling, webinars and information on training grants for ...

SCAN Celebrates Official Re-Opening of In-Person Activities, Welcoming of New Executive Director, Michael Ciavolino

September 26, 2021

MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES: The Senior Citizens Activities Network, popularly known s SCAN, serves the 55 and over community in Monmouth and Ocean Counties. SCAN enriches the lives of many with programming to promote healthy lifestyles, continuing education, and access to community and economic resources. The programs and classes keep many seniors active, healthy and ...

WATCH: Kevin Kelly Salon 'Project Walk' Brings Community Together, Gives Back Locally

August 29, 2021

 

HAZLET, NJ: Kevin Kelly, owner of the popular Kevin Kelly Salon in Keyport, had a plan to bring the community together, with local businesses, to have fun with professional entertainment, and at the same time give back locally. On August 14, from 4pm-8-pm at the Holiday Inn in Hazlet, Kelly successfully pulled off his plan with a fundraiser, "Project Walk," to benefit ...

A New Kind of Oink & Moo in Holmdel, promised delivery in 20 minutes.

September 28, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ:  The face of Holmdel as one exits off of the GSP is the grazing animals at the historic Potter's Farm. A town once known for its farming and rural character, now has a new oink and moo in town!

 Oink and Moo BBQ & Burgers will soon open at Bell Works in Holmdel, N.J. Delivery is in 20 minutes, guaranteed! A grand opening is slated for October ...

OysterFest attracts large crowds during a perfect fall day.

“Between the food, drink and entertainment lineup, there was truly no better way to kick off the start of fall than Oysterfest!”  said Jamie Edelbach, Marketing Manager for the Red Bank RiverCenter.

RED BANK, NJ: A near perfect weather day with a steady cool breeze welcomed hundreds (probably over a 1,000 at one time), locals and visitors to the Red Bank Oysterfest where the ...

Monmouth County Charges 14 Men, many from nearby communities, in Child Porn Sweep

September 24, 2021

FREEHOLD, NJ — Four months of investigative work by law enforcement has resulted in the arrest of 14 men on various child pornography charges, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office.

During the sweep led by Monmouth County’s Computer Crimes Unit and Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, the following persons have charged with second-degree endangering the ...

You Can Put Kitchen Scraps and Landscape Trimmings to Work in Your Garden

September 19, 2021

MIDDLETOWN, NJ  — Convert landscape and garden trimmings into valuable compost. Incorporate this soil amendment into garden soil to improve drainage in clay soil and increase water-holding ability in fast draining sandy soils. It also promotes healthy plant growth more resistant to insect and disease problems and keeps plant-based kitchen scraps and garden waste out of ...

Fast Response by Holmdel Police Department Clears Accident Scene at Laurel and Middle Road

September 25, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - In the right place at this right time.

 "On 9/25/21 at 1:45PM Holmdel Police officers were assisting a subject that had fallen off a bicycle on Middle Road. During this time an unrelated motor vehicle crash occurred on Laurel Avenue near Middle Rd involving a Lexus sedan and a Ford F150." According to a news release.

"The driver of the Lexus was entrapped ...

UPDATE: MISSING TEENAGE HOLMDEL GIRL FOUND, RETURNED HOME SAFELY.

TAPinto Holmdel has received a report that the Holmdel teen has been found and is returned safely to her parents. Thank you to law enforcement and the public for your help! 

"PARENTS SAY THEY LOVE HER AND ARE WAITING AND PRAYING FOR HER SAFE RETURN"

HOLMDEL, NJ: According to a report from the Holmdel Police Department: The Holmdel Police Department is seeking ...

🎉AMAZING Giveaways and Prizes at Holmdel's Jeunesse Medical Spa Grand Opening Event, Sept. 22.

September 17, 2021

“Beautiful spa with the nicest staff and most caring, talented doctors! My results are beautiful and I couldn’t be happier with my experience here! I am treated like family every time I go! I have referred so many friends & family members because of how wonderful of an experience I have with Dr. Samra!”  -Sara G

HOLMDEL, NJ: There's a Celebration in Holmdel ...

Dr. Declan O'Scanlon, Father of Senator O'Scanlon, dies at 92.

September 21, 2021

Above photo: Dr. Declan O'Scanlon with his son, Senator Declan O'Scanlon

Dr. Declan O’Scanlon, Sr., 92, of Colts Neck passed away suddenly on Thursday, September 16, 2021.  He was born in Tuam, County Galway, Ireland and came to the United States in 1955. He graduated from St. Ignatius College and continued his education at the University College, both in Galway, ...

VIDEO-Ed Harris on our Minds and Hearts: Holmdel Family Comes Together to 'Run to Remember'

HOLMDEL, NJ - The Memorial 'Run to Remember' of Ed Harris graced the grounds of Holmdel High School on Sunday. A race that was held on the very same grounds where a young Ed Harris used to run. It was a fitting tribute to a man loved by all who knew him and the hundreds who attended to honor him and is family.

There was a sense of family and wistful remembrances from new ...

Holmdel Commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of 9/11

HOLMDEL, NJ: On the eve of the 20th Anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on our country, the community of Holmdel gathered together to never forget and to always remember. The Township of Holmdel was brought to its knees in grief and prayer, on September 11, 2001 as ten beloved community member's precious lives were taken. 

On the evening of September 10, the community of ...

A Must Watch: 'Monmouth County, 9/11, and Its Aftermath' a Film to Preserve and Honor Our History. Remember the 147 Monmouth County Lives Taken.

147 people who were born in Monmouth County, raised in Monmouth County, or living in Monmouth County died on 9/11 as a result of the terrorist attacks that shook the nation that day. This list of names was originally compiled by Monmouth County's 9/11 Memorial Committee. Click here to view the 147 precious lives taken on that tragic day that changed the world ...

Colts Neck 911 Ceremony and 'Light up the Shore'

COLTS NECK, NJ - The Colts Neck Township Committee is inviting all residents to honor the lives lost in 911. Please click here for more information on attending the Colts Neck Township September 11th Commemorative Service at 6:00 p.m.

As part of the Colts Neck Township September 11th Commemoration, the township will participate in “Light up the Shore” in conjunction ...

'Light up the Shore' Join Your Coastal Communities From Keyport to Manasquan in Remembrance and Honor of 911 Victims.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: The waterfront from Keyport to Manasquan will be lighting up Monmouth County's coastlines on the evening of Saturday, September 11 to “Light Up the Shore,” commemorating the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the United States. 

Monmouth County is spearheading the event “in honor of the lives lost and the fearless display of ...

Holmdel Environmental Commission Agenda Lists Potter’s Farm Project by Country Woods and Middletown

September 7, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - On Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. the Environmental Commission will meet in person  in the Court Room at Town Hall. 

The group is all volunteer and appointed to various terms. It's Chaired by Bill Kastning. 

Board Members



Name
Term Length
Term Expiration




William Kastning (Commission ...

Shari LaRosa Publishes 'Ring Tail Raffi' -- MUST HAVE BOOK for parents, counselors and classrooms!

September 14, 2021

Local author, Shari LaRosa, shared some time with TAPinto, after recently launching “Ring Tail Raffi – Mindfulness in Madagascar”. It was wonderful to receive an advance copy of this purposeful rhyming story that is sure to provide a wonderful opportunity for parents to address the topic of anxiety with their children, as well ...

Zoning Board in Red Bank Approves 3-Story, 10 Apartments on Shrewsbury Ave

September 3, 2021

RED BANK, NJ: The Zoning Board met in person last night and approved the single agenda item, an apartment proposal at 273 Shrewsbury Avenue.  Applicant Warren Diamond will demolish the existing building and construct a 3-story mixed-use structure, with ten, 2-bedroom apartments on the second and third floors.

Also included is 1,410 square feet of retail space on the ground floor and 26 ...

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WATCH: ‘Bragin’ Rights: Edison School Superintendent Tosses Labor Union's Casket Display at Elementary School.

September 3, 2021

EDISON, NJ - Don't let the casket and toe tag banner fool you. The Edison Schools Superintendent isn't playing games when it comes to educating the children.

Recently, a local union unhappy about job contracts in Edison deployed a rather unusual way to protest. They placed an actual coffin with the picture of toe tags in front of an elementary school.

Scharfenberger: Keep critical race theory out of the classroom

September 24, 2021

TRENTON, N.J. – Moms and dads have packed school boards meetings because of it. Teachers have resigned over it, saying they don’t want to brainwash their students. Across the country, critical race theory is pitting educators and concerned parents against each other.

Assemblyman Gerry Scharfenberger believes such advocacy doesn’t belong in the classroom. He plans to introduce ...

TAPinto Presents "Back to School" Magic Show Featuring Magic Bob, September 23

Don't miss TAPinto's "Back to School" virtual magic show with Magic Bob!  The free event will take place on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 7 p.m.

The event is sponsored by Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital.

 

Registration is required to attend.  To ...

Solomeno Scores Key Police Endorsement

MIDDLETOWN – The Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has endorsed Vincent Solomeno in his race to represent Monmouth County’s Thirteenth Legislative District in the New Jersey State Senate. 

“As State Senator, I will stand with those who dedicate their lives to keeping our communities safe,” said Solomeno, a thirty-six year old U.S. Army Veteran. “When I was ...

O’Scanlon: Implement “Test and Stay” Protocols to Avoid Excessive Quarantines in Schools

MONMOUTH COUNTY: Senator Declan O’Scanlon (R-Monmouth) called for Governor Murphy to join numerous states in utilizing new COVID-19 modified quarantine procedures which would allow exposed asymptomatic students to remain in the classroom and receive daily rapid tests in lieu of the at-home 14-day quarantine.

Sen. Declan O’Scanlon called for Gov. Murphy to join other states and ...

The First Teacher: Jersey Shore Chinese School Holds 15th Annual Confucius Memorial Ceremony in Holmdel

September 25, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - The Jersey Shore Chinese School, along with the Association of New Jersey Chinese Schools, held the 15th Annual Confucius Memorial Ceremony. The event was sponsored by the Overseas Community Affairs Council Taiwan R.O.C. and the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York.

The Principal of the Jersey Shore Chinese School is I-Chung Young. Many volunteers were involved in the ...

Youth Homelessness Exists in our Communities. You Can Help.

MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES, NJ: November is National Homeless Youth Awareness Month.  Ocean’s Harbor House will host their 2nd annual “Take a Walk in Their Shoes” 2-mile walk on the Asbury Park boardwalk, on Sunday, November 7th at 9 a.m. The event is with the purpose to call attention to the fact that 2.5 million youth per year experience homelessness. Sadly, right ...

Monmouth County Archives Day to Feature Speaker Melissa Ziobro, Specialist Professor of Public History at Monmouth University.

Ziobro to speak on Monmouth County, 9/11 and Its Aftermath at event open to the community. 

MIDDLETOWN, NJ Professor Melissa Ziobro will be the featured speaker at the County Clerk’s 26th Annual Archives and History Day on Saturday, Oct. 2 at Brookdale Community College, in the Lincroft section of Middletown.

“Professor Ziobro’s presentation is especially ...

Monmouth County Partners With Tigger House Foundation For Overdose Awareness Event.

Board Member Christian Peter, Addiction Navigator Carley Dietrick, Ambassador Rich Gubitosi, Co-General Manager Suzanne Schwab, Director of Events Andrea Leland, Senator Vin Gopal, Monmouth County Commissioner Ross Licitra, Co-General Manager Karla Roth-Bardinas, Ambassador Kristina Henderson

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: The Tigger Stavola Foundation along members of the Monmouth County ...

Holmdel's Barn on South Holland to Host Elegant Wedding Show, Sept. 30.

September 21, 2021

Sean Patrick Photography

HOLMDEL, NJ: Elegant Bridal Productions is hosting a wedding show at The Barn on South Holland in Holmdel, NJ, on Thursday, September 30th at 7:00 pm. As the top-rated Bridal expo company on the east coast running for over 37 years, Elegant Bridal and The Barn on South Holland are thrilled to partner with each other to provide couples with a trendy ...

🎉AMAZING Giveaways and Prizes at Holmdel's Jeunesse Medical Spa Grand Opening Event, Sept. 22.

“Beautiful spa with the nicest staff and most caring, talented doctors! My results are beautiful and I couldn’t be happier with my experience here! I am treated like family every time I go! I have referred so many friends & family members because of how wonderful of an experience I have with Dr. Samra!”  -Sara G

HOLMDEL, NJ: There's a Celebration in Holmdel ...

The Bayshore: Join Historian John Schneider on a fun history cruise in Sandy Hook Bay and the Shrewsbury River.

THE BAYSHORE: Join Historian John Schneider on another safe, comfortable, and enjoyable History Cruise in Sandy Hook Bay and the Shrewsbury River. Saturday, October 2, 2021, 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Departure is from the marina in Atlantic Highlands on the MI-JO II. Guests will go on an adventure exploring some wonderful local history while enjoying a beautiful boat ...

SCAN Celebrates Official Re-Opening of In-Person Activities, Welcoming of New Executive Director, Michael Ciavolino

September 26, 2021

MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES: The Senior Citizens Activities Network, popularly known s SCAN, serves the 55 and over community in Monmouth and Ocean Counties. SCAN enriches the lives of many with programming to promote healthy lifestyles, continuing education, and access to community and economic resources. The programs and classes keep many seniors active, healthy and ...

Red Bank YMCA CEO Update

September 10, 2021

RED BANK, NJ: Greetings, YMCA Friends!

Happy Back to School to all eager learners and dedicated educators! Our Y is pleased to be your partner in helping children learn, grow and thrive—particularly through the ongoing pandemic.

Know that we are here with affordable child care, as well as support for physical and mental health as challenges continue and needs grow.

Our Y remains ...

Remembering 9/11 After 20 Years

A Guest Column

“Does anyone have parents who work in New York City?”

            Around me, the little voices responded.

“I’ve been to New York! I went to the circus!”

“I saw ‘The Lion King’ with Simba!”

“Derek Jeter’s a New York Yankee and they’re the ...

Red Bank YMCA CEO Update

September 10, 2021

RED BANK, NJ: Greetings, YMCA Friends!

Happy Back to School to all eager learners and dedicated educators! Our Y is pleased to be your partner in helping children learn, grow and thrive—particularly through the ongoing pandemic.

Know that we are here with affordable child care, as well as support for physical and mental health as challenges continue and needs grow.

Our Y remains ...

Remembering 9/11 After 20 Years

A Guest Column

“Does anyone have parents who work in New York City?”

            Around me, the little voices responded.

“I’ve been to New York! I went to the circus!”

“I saw ‘The Lion King’ with Simba!”

“Derek Jeter’s a New York Yankee and they’re the ...

Let's create suburban enterprise zones

I'm running to represent Monmouth County's Thirteenth Legislative District in the State Senate. It's time for the Legislature to create suburban enterprise zones to stimulate revitalization by cutting the sales tax in half and promoting private and public investment in our district's Route 35 and 36 corridors.

Now, more than ever, our elected officials should be focused on ...

WATCH: Election 2021:-Early In-Person Voting Sites Unveiled, Vote-by-Mail Under Way

September 28, 2021

Watch Video by Monmouth County Clerk Hanlon on New Voting Process

FREEHOLD, NJ —There will be 10 polling locations throughout Monmouth County for voters to cast their votes by machine for a nine-day period before the November 2 general election.

Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon has announced that early in-person voting will be available from October 23 to October 31 at ...

A New Kind of Oink & Moo in Holmdel, promised delivery in 20 minutes.

HOLMDEL, NJ:  The face of Holmdel as one exits off of the GSP is the grazing animals at the historic Potter's Farm. A town once known for its farming and rural character, now has a new oink and moo in town!

 Oink and Moo BBQ & Burgers will soon open at Bell Works in Holmdel, N.J. Delivery is in 20 minutes, guaranteed! A grand opening is slated for October ...

OysterFest attracts large crowds during a perfect fall day.

“Between the food, drink and entertainment lineup, there was truly no better way to kick off the start of fall than Oysterfest!”  said Jamie Edelbach, Marketing Manager for the Red Bank RiverCenter.

RED BANK, NJ: A near perfect weather day with a steady cool breeze welcomed hundreds (probably over a 1,000 at one time), locals and visitors to the Red Bank Oysterfest where the ...

Scharfenberger: Keep critical race theory out of the classroom

September 24, 2021

TRENTON, N.J. – Moms and dads have packed school boards meetings because of it. Teachers have resigned over it, saying they don’t want to brainwash their students. Across the country, critical race theory is pitting educators and concerned parents against each other.

Assemblyman Gerry Scharfenberger believes such advocacy doesn’t belong in the classroom. He plans to introduce ...

TAPinto Presents "Back to School" Magic Show Featuring Magic Bob, September 23

Don't miss TAPinto's "Back to School" virtual magic show with Magic Bob!  The free event will take place on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 7 p.m.

The event is sponsored by Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital.

 

Registration is required to attend.  To ...

Solomeno Scores Key Police Endorsement

MIDDLETOWN – The Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has endorsed Vincent Solomeno in his race to represent Monmouth County’s Thirteenth Legislative District in the New Jersey State Senate. 

“As State Senator, I will stand with those who dedicate their lives to keeping our communities safe,” said Solomeno, a thirty-six year old U.S. Army Veteran. “When I was ...

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Mar 28, 1936 - Sep 18, 2021
Juanita Herrera, 85, of Matawan died Saturday, September 18th surrounded by her loving and ...
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Jun 30, 1938 - Sep 13, 2021
Robert A. Kortenhaus, 83, of Jupiter, FL passed away Monday night surrounded by his family. Bob ...
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May 8, 1927 - Sep 9, 2021
Leonard S. Golon, 94, of Barnegat, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 9th. Born in Korn ...
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Sep 1, 1934 - Sep 7, 2021
William C. Strandberg, 87, of Holmdel, passed away peacefully September 7, 2021 at home, surrounded ...
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