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Founded With Love to Save Lives, Fight Addiction, Lose the Stigma and Raise Awareness: Tigger House Opens New Red Bank Office.

June 12, 2021

RED BANK, NJ: On June 10th, Tigger House hosted an open house for their new location at 93 Shrewsbury Avenue, Red Bank. Founders and Board Members, members of the community and elected officials gathered at 4:30 p.m., to celebrate the occasion of the grand opening. 

The mission of Tigger House is to save lives against the dangers of substance addiction through ...

Pop Culture RX: What is Angelman Syndrome? Hackensack Meridian Health Podcast

Actor Colin Farrell recently filed for conservatorship of his teenage son with Angelman Syndrome. This Health and Wellness Podcast connects with Dr. Michelle Sirak to talk about what Angelman Syndrome is and if a conservatorship is the right move for this family. Click the "Listen Now " button in the box above to listen to the podcast. 

Pop Culture RX: What is Angelman Syndrome? Hackensack Meridian Health Podcast

Pop Culture RX: What is Angelman Syndrome? Hackensack Meridian Health Podcast

COVID Numbers Continue to Drop.

June 7, 2021

NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy tweeted on Sunday that the state of New Jersey has now administered 8,885,212 total doses of the approved COVID-19 vaccines and that 4,355,540 New Jerseyans are now fully vaccinated.

In an earlier press release Murphy commented, "Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, my administration has been guided by science, data, and facts to put New Jersey on the ...

Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Approx. 4 in 10 New Jerseyans Say They Will Not Get COVID-19 Vaccine

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Between 36 percent and 47 percent of New Jerseyans say they will “probably” or “definitely” not get vaccinated against COVID-19, with response rates varying depending on how the question is asked, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll.

Among individuals reluctant to get vaccinated, 80 percent cite a concern about side effects, ...

Murphy Lifts NJ’s Public Health Emergency, Keeps Certain Powers to End of Year

TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy has ended the state’s COVID-19 public health emergency after 15 months, but he will continue to keep his executive powers under 14 orders that will continue through the end of the year.

“Today’s lifting of the COVID-19 public health emergency is a clear and decisive step on the path toward normalcy,” Murphy said in a June 4 ...

Come on In! Holmdel Township Committee Set to Resume In-Person Meetings

June 12, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - Holmdel is ready to see you again.

For folks who have been looking forward to attending an in-person meeting of the Holmdel Township Committee, your wait is over.

A special meeting will be held next Tuesday, June 15 where they will discuss and consider a resolution to modify the meeting schedules to return to in person meetings. Meeting will be held ...

IRS sending letters to more than 36 million families who may qualify for monthly Child Tax Credits; payments start July 15

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service has started sending letters to more than 36 million American families who, based on tax returns filed with the agency, may be eligible to receive monthly Child Tax Credit payments starting in July.

The expanded and newly-advanceable Child Tax Credit was authorized by the American Rescue Plan Act, enacted in March. The letters are going to ...

Body-Worn Cameras Required for All New Jersey Police Officers on Patrol, Gov. Murphy says necessary but not sufficient.

CAMDEN, NJ — A state law mandating the use of body-worn cameras in all police departments went into effect on Tuesday, June 1.

And to mark its implementation, Gov. Phil Murphy and Attorney General Gurbir Grewal led a delegation that traveled to Camden, where the Camden County Police Department began equipping officers on the street with body cameras in 2016 — far ahead of many ...

BREAKING NEWS: Look Mom, No Mask! Holmdel Drops Mask Mandates

June 14, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - Holmdel Schools join rapidly growing list of mask optional districts, plans for same in September

Starting  Wednesday, June 16, Holmdel Schools students and staff will have the option of not wearing a mask on a school bus or in schools.  This lifting of restrictions on mask wearing will continue for the balance of the school year and beyond, unless there is a ...

MASKuerade: Hazlet, Middletown, Colts Neck Make Masks Optional in Schools, Join List of Districts in New Jersey

MIDDLETOWN, NJ - For folks who believe that children should not have to wear masks in schools, this was a big week.

Parents in Middletown received news that they have the option of no longer wearing a mask inside the buildings. Middletown's schools are air-conditioned, similar to other schools like Holmdel. That didn't dissuade Superintendent Walker, who shared her updated ...

Middletown: Cindy Dwyer of Mater Dei High School a 'Rising Star Outstanding Educator' Award Winner; Paper Mill Playhouse Announces Winners of the 2021 Rising Star Awards

PAPER MILL PLAYHOUSE ANNOUNCES 

2021 RISING STAR AWARD WINNERS

Presented by the Investors Foundation

 

(Millburn, NJ) June 7, 2021 —The 2021 Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards Presented by the Investors Foundation took place on Monday, June 7, featuring performances from schools representing all corners of the state of New ...

Holmdel Township Committee Primary Race: Ron Emma Loses to Rocco Impreveduto

June 9, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - The Holmdel Township Republican Primary returned to a more traditional 'line' result on Tuesday night with the candidate on the line winning by several hundred votes. Unofficially, Rocco Impreveduto bested Ron Emma 1,052 votes to 715. Emma ran on a campaign regarding fire safety and his efforts to have the township buy a new firetruck. He invested much of the campaign, ...

Scharfenberger and Flynn Win Big as DiMaso Loses

HOLMDEL, NJ - After several successful elections to the Holmdel Township Committee, including multiple stints as Mayor, Serena DiMaso was elected to the Monmouth County Board of Commissioners.  Eventually, she was elected to the New Jersey State Assembly, DiMaso was hitting her stride until Primary Election Day 2021.

On Tuesday, June 8, 2021 voters rejected ...

DiMaso Introduces Controversial A5861 to Prohibit Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon, Surrogate Rosemarie Peters and Sheriff Shaun Golden from Chairing Political Party Committees

"It is sad but unsurprising that rather than choosing to serve her constituents...Serena DiMaso is instead choosing to launch patently false and personal attacks against me and Monmouth County employees." Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon.

HOLMDEL, NJ - On Monday, just shy of Election Day, Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso sent out a press release.

The Holmdel Indian Association with Alliance of Chinese Americans at Holmdel  launch fund raising drive to those in India Suffering COVID-19 Surge.

May 30, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ: As our community is opening up again and mandates are being lifted and vaccines are available to everyone, there are places in the world where COVID-19 is raging and lives are being lost in devastating, unprecedented numbers. They need our help. Note: Holmdel Indian Association (HIA) is a registered 501(C)(4) non-profit organization and donations made to the HIA are not tax ...

Summer Concert to Benefit Monmouth Park Charity Fund: Enjoy Michael Ghegan, Quincy Mumford & David Alastre, performing live at the Blu Grotto Biergarten

You are Invited to a Live Outdoor Concert at The Blu Grotto Biergarten, July 29th, 7PM

TICKETS NOW ON SALE . RESERVATIONS ARE LIMITED. Proceeds to benefit local charities throughout Monmouth County! Support the Monmouth Park Charity Fund; a non-profit supporting local charities since 1946! 

Doors open at 5:30pm for guests who want to enjoy dinner prior to the show.  Wait ...

Temple Shalom Collects Food for Keyport Ministerium Pantry

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: On May 19th, Temple Shalom of Aberdeen collected food for the Keyport Ministerium Food Pantry.   The pantry is a volunteer community service organization that provides food assistance for low-income families and senior citizens in the Northern Bayshore area of Monmouth County.  This includes Aberdeen, Cliffwood Beach, Hazlet, Holmdel, Keyport, Marlboro, ...

Holmdel Community Invited to Three Significant Events Monday: Memorial Day Ceremony at Town Hall, Vietnam Veterans' Museum Re-Opens, Grand Opening of Alexander Ching Memorial Dog Park at Bayonet Farm.

May 30, 2021

Alex pictured above served the Holmdel Community as an EMT with the Holmdel First Aid Squad. Alex loved dogs. As a child fighting cancer he found joy in the therapy dogs, and he had a family dog growing up. When he was living and working in NYC, he was often too sick to take on the responsibility of having his own dog, but he loved to visit the dog parks in NYC. The picture below is of Alex ...

A.J. Perri Cares Program Gives Back to Military Veterans.

TINTON FALLS, NJ—A.J. Perri, a New Jersey-based provider of air conditioning, heating and plumbing services celebrating its 50th anniversary, gave back to two military veterans by donating and installing heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) units free of charge in their homes.

Former U.S. Marines Robert Felicito and Thomas Winemiller, both of Brick Township, received ...

Holmdel's Vietnam Era Museum Reopens this Memorial Day

HOLMDEL, NJ – It's been over a year since The Vietnam Era Museum, located at 1 Memorial Lane in Holmdel, closed due to the pandemic. This month the museum will reopen its doors to the public on Memorial Day, Monday, May 31, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Timed tickets for Memorial Day are available through the museum’s website for three time slots throughout the day. This ...

Join the Holmdel Community in Celebrating SuperStar MEGHA GANNE'S LPGA SUCCESS! ! Hosted by Swing Loose Golf in Bell Works, June 16, 4pm.

June 11, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ: JOIN THE HOLMDEL COMMUNITY ON JUNE 16, AT 4PM FOR AN EXCITING EVENT! GATHER WITH THE COMMUNITY AT BELL WORKS TO CELEBRATE AND CHEER FOR HOLMDEL'S MEGHA GANNE! EVERYONE WILL MEET IN FRONT OF SWING LOOSE GOLF ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, AT 4:00 PM SHARP. SWING LOOSE GOLF IS LOCATED INSIDE BELL WORKS AT 101 CRAWFORDS CORNER ROAD IN HOLMDEL. Join community members, students, elected ...

Shapiro’s Individual Titles Lead Colts Neck Girls Track to Sectional Championship

COLTS NECK, NJ: Three weeks removed from setting the New Jersey state record in the 1600-meter race at the Holmdel Twilight’s Royal Rumble event, Lily Shapiro continued to dominate the mid-distance field at the Central Jersey, Group III Sectional Championships.

The junior secured two individual championships in the 800 and 1600-meter events, leading Colts Neck to the overall team title ...

Homework Can Wait: Holmdel's Megha Ganne US Women's Open Co-Leader after Round Two

Corboy stated "Hi. I'm Megha Ganne's Calculus Teacher. I'll help a girl out :) Megha, you are exempt from the project. We are all rooting for you! Good Luck +C" (Twitter page of Ganne's calculus teacher)

Holmdel, N.J. - It helps to have friends in academics and Holmdel's golf phenom Megha Ganne certainly heard from one of hers.You know it's important if ...

Joy is the happiness that doesn’t depend on what happens

June 2, 2021

June 2021 Spiritual Reflection

We stood before a thickly branched blue spruce that must be at least 70 feet tall. How different we were, the two of us looking out the window at the tree. A mid-80’s woman holding onto a walker for support due to a broken pelvis from a recent fall, and myself, experiencing good health at a younger age. Our differences did not divide us. A much deeper bond ...

Middletown: Cindy Dwyer of Mater Dei High School a 'Rising Star Outstanding Educator' Award Winner; Paper Mill Playhouse Announces Winners of the 2021 Rising Star Awards

June 7, 2021

PAPER MILL PLAYHOUSE ANNOUNCES 

2021 RISING STAR AWARD WINNERS

Presented by the Investors Foundation

 

(Millburn, NJ) June 7, 2021 —The 2021 Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards Presented by the Investors Foundation took place on Monday, June 7, featuring performances from schools representing all corners of the state of New ...

South Amboy Irish Festival to Feature Music, Food, Kids Activities and Fireworks, Sept. 25

SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- The City of South Amboy in partnership with the South Amboy Parade committee will host an Irish Festival on Saturday, Sept. 25, at the Middlesex County Raritan Bay Waterfront Park. Beginning at 2 p.m., the festival promises to be an exciting and family friendly event that will include music, food and craft vendors, kid friendly activities, and will culminate in a ...

MIDDLETOWN ARTS CENTER: The Decade That Rocked, A Photo Gallery Exhibit With Iconic Rock ‘n Roll Photographer, Mark “WEISSGUY”

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: The Middletown Arts Center, (MAC) often referred to as the "Gem of Middletown" is now hosting one of the most extensive Rock 'n Roll photography exhibits. The community is welcome to WEISSFEST 2021,  a special three-day-weekend of events celebrating the work of renowned Rock ‘n Roll Photographer Mark “WEISSGUY”. 

Weiss, who ...

Holmdel: Grand Opening of Iorio Plastic Surgery & Medspa, Celebrated With Official Ribbon Cutting.

May 26, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ: On May 19, Iorio Plastic Surgery & Medspa celebrated their grand opening at Bell Works, 101 Crawfords Corner Road, Holmdel. This is their second office. Iorio has a Colts Neck practice. Somerset Development executives, and Holmdel Mayor Greg Buontempo, joined the team at Iorio for the official ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Following the ceremony, guests were invited to Iorio ...

Father's Day is June 20th: Give the perfect gift of Golf!Swing Loose Indoor Golf!

June 12, 2021

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Not sure what to get Dad for Father's Day? The perfect gift awaits you at Swing Loose Indoor Golf, located conveniently in Bell Works! You can gift Dad with experience time together, or  or some nice alone time for him to get away and practice his swing! 

Swing Loose Indoor Golf offers great packages and gift cards too! You never have to worry about the ...

SEASTREAK: Whale Watching in Monmouth County, Now is the time!

JERSEY SHORE: The whales have officially arrived!

Each year, humpback whales travel from their winter breeding ground in the West Indies to their summer feeding grounds up north. This means the best time to see them passing through the waters off of New York and New Jersey is now!

“We saw our first whale of the season a few weeks ago, right off of Seabright beach,” said ...

YMCA – Your Gifts in Action

RED BANK, NJ:  YMCA of Greater Monmouth County is always there for our local community. 

STRONGER TOGETHER.   As a trusted source of support and leading human services provider in Greater Monmouth County, the Y stands ready to comfort and serve our most vulnerable individuals, children and families. The Y is grateful for the community support ,which enables a ...

YOUR DOG'S NEW PLAYMATE IS WAITING.

June 11, 2021

It's Play Time!! Whether your dog is bashful, daring or somewhere in-between, our diverse DAYCARE groups are formulated according to your dog’s temperament and play style. There’s room for dogs of all breeds, ages, and personalities to fit right in! 

PLAY DATES FOR EVERY DAY AND EVERY ONE!

Maybe your fur baby prefers playing with people? Green Leaf's DAY ...

National Pet Month: Why Do New Jersey Dogs Bark with a Southern Accent?

Ben was caged with 16 other dogs in the back of a windowless van as it departed Tennessee on Feb. 9, where outside temperatures reached a high of 57. 

Ben at the Tennessee Valley Humane Society, after being surrendered by former owner.  Courtesy of TVHS.

At 6 a.m. the next day the van pulled around to the back of a large building and parked near a team of people prepared to ...

Back in Action: Colts Neck Senior Citizens Club Welcomes Folks Back on July 7th

June 7, 2021

COLTS NECK, NJ - The Colts Neck Senior Citizens Club is "Alive & Well"

The Pandemic had curtailed the activities of many organizations, including the Colts Neck Senior Citizens Club.  However, now that restrictions have eased, the group is "back in action"! 

The Memorial Day Parade was like the beginning of a new year for many Colts Neck residents.  ...

Seniors Step It Up at the YMCA

MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES, NJ: In an excellent turnout, the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the Ocean County YMCA and Senior Citizens Activities Network (SCAN) brought together seniors last Wednesday by hosting numerous activities including educational classes and fitness workshops.  Several programs were offered virtually for those unable to attend.

The YMCA and SCAN partnered with ...

YMCA and SCAN Celebrate National Senior Health & Fitness Day - May 26

RED BANK, NJ – Three organizations are reaching out to older adults 55 and older in central New Jersey to celebrate National Senior Health & Fitness Day on May 26.

Click HERE to see the poster outlining the activities at each Y.

To register, click HERE.

The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the Ocean County YMCA and Senior Citizens Activities Network (SCAN) have joined ...

Primary Over: Republicans relax at Bar Anticipation

June 10, 2021

MONMOUTH, NJ - The Monmouth County Republican organization kicked back a bit on Wednesday at Bar Anticipation in Belmar New Jersey. The event was an after election party and fundraiser. After a busy primary season, candidates and their supporters stopped by the popular location in Belmar for food, drink and conversation.

Jack Ciattarelli visited the ...

SEASTREAK: Whale Watching in Monmouth County, Now is the time!

June 11, 2021

JERSEY SHORE: The whales have officially arrived!

Each year, humpback whales travel from their winter breeding ground in the West Indies to their summer feeding grounds up north. This means the best time to see them passing through the waters off of New York and New Jersey is now!

“We saw our first whale of the season a few weeks ago, right off of Seabright beach,” said ...

Food Stylist and Chef Anthony Michael Contrino Gets 'Saucy'

June 14, 2021

NEW JERESEY: Saucy, a new original series featuring Emmy award-winning food stylist, culinary producer and chef Anthony Michael Contrino (@anthonyissaucy) premiered June 7 on NBC's streaming platform Peacock TV.

The 30-minute show was first introduced as a short format digital series on Today Food and is one of two new food-centered ...

☀️Holmdel Chamber In-Person Networking: Celebrity Chef David Burke, Restaurateur and Community Influencer Marilyn Schlossbach, Bar Bella with Paola Zamudio, No Limits Cafe, Theatre of the Kitchen, and YOU!

Humanitarian, Marilyn Schlossbach. 

HOLMDEL, NJ: Holmdel Chamber of Commerce is hosting a star-studded panel of foodies!

DAVID BURKE  and MARILYN SCHLOSSBACH

FOUNDER OF NO LIMITS CAFE; STEPHANIE CARTIER 

BELL WORKS CREATIVE DIRECTOR, NPZ STYLE DESIGNER PAOLA ZAMUDIO

AUTHOR OF "THEATRE OF THE KITCHEN" MICHAEL CAMPANELLA. 

The community ...

Lori Linskey makes Monmouth County history as the first woman to lead the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office.

June 7, 2021

(left to right): Acting Monmouth County Chief of Detectives John McCabe, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey, Acting First Assistant Prosecutor Michael J. Wojciechowski, and Monmouth County Superior Court Assignment Judge Lisa P. Thornton.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ –   History was made on Wednesday, June 2, as Lori Linskey was sworn in as Acting Monmouth County ...

New Marijuana Laws Explained by Police Chief, Incoming President of NJ State Association of Police Chiefs

NEW JERSEY- Now that state lawmakers have passed measures to create a marketplace for recreational marijuana in New Jersey, the big challenge for local police departments is how to enforce these new regulations and to educate people about the seismic shift in thinking.

Sayreville Police Chief John Zebrowski addressed many of the issues and concerns during his presentation before ...

TRAFFIC ALERT: Another Motor Vehicle Accident on GSP near exit 114, Holmdel

June 12, 2021

 HOLMDEL, NJ: TAPinto received a report at 5:28 pm that there is a motor vehicle accident on the Garden State Pkwy, Express Lane near 114.3 Express. First responders are on the scene and one lane is now closed. This is the second accident today near this area. 

TRAFFIC ALERT: Motor Vehicle Accident on Garden State Parkway, Holmdel

HOLMDEL, NJ:  At 9:58 a.m., TAPinto received a report of a motor vehicle accident near mile marker 115 on the Garden State Parkway, Holmdel. First responders on scene, two lanes of traffic are blocked. If possible avoid area at this time. There are no additional details at this time. 

FIFTY-NINE FINE MEN AND WOMEN GRADUATE FROM MONMOUTH COUNTY POLICE ACADEMY

LINCROFT, NJ:  On Friday, June 11, 15 recruits of the 100th Basic Course for Police Officers and 44 recruits from the 51st Basic Course for Class II Special Law Enforcement Officers received their police training commission certifications during an energized and patriotic graduation ceremony at Brookdale Community College.

The 59 newly sworn-in law enforcement officers from the ...

VIDEO: Ribbon Cutting Celebration for Grand Opening of Alexander Ching Memorial Dog Park at Holmdel's Bayonet Farm.

June 2, 2021

HOLMDEL – Alexander Ching’s boundless love of animals is now his legacy after the Memorial Day unveiling of a state-of-the-art dog park situated amongst the sprawling greenery of Holmdel’s historic Bayonet Farm.

A spacious one-acre parcel that features separate play areas for small and large dogs, as well as walking paths, pergolas shade tree plantings, a water spigot, ...

MONMOUTH COUNTY MEMORIAL HONORS OUR LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS WHO MADE THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE.

“These 22 officers who died never asked for, or wanted to be heroes, but sometimes as fate has it, it just turns out that way. The men and women in blue know this possibility, but they follow the calling in the name of community service. These 22 fallen officers had wives and husbands, mothers and fathers, brothers and sisters, and children young and old,” said Prosecutor Gramiccioni.

Colts Neck High School Students Plant a Shade Tree at 5 Point Park 

June 10, 2021

 

COLTS NECK, NJ: In the afternoon of Wednesday, June 9, students from Colts Neck High School met with the committee members from Colts Neck Township’s Shade Tree Commission at 5 Point Park to give back to their community. The 2020-2021 school year has been a rocky uphill battle as students had the difficult task of learning while simultaneously staying safe from COVID-19.

JCP&L Completes Inspections and Maintenance to Enhance Service Reliability for Customers Through the Summer.

HOLMDEL, N.J. – Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has completed inspections and conducted equipment maintenance projects across its 3,200-square-mile service area to enhance customer service reliability as part of its annual summer preparedness plan. The company is also ready to respond to power outages caused during the Atlantic ...

New Jersey Real Estate Market Experts: Market unlikely to slow down soon.

May 27, 2021

NEW JERSEY: A dramatic decline in housing inventory contributed to a 20% increase in single-family home prices statewide compared to 2020, according to April data recently released by New Jersey Realtors. The rapid price increase follows predictions last month from real estate experts who told TAPinto the market is unlikely to slow down anytime soon. 

“The numbers validate ...

Tuesday: 60 Unit Affordable Housing Project at Palmer Avenue Likely to be Decided; Impacts Holmdel, Hazlet and Middletown

HOLMDEL, NJ - It's a big night for a controversial affordable housing project in Holmdel.

There is a continued public hearing on Tuesday evening, May 18th for Barclay Square. It is also an important night for two political candidates in Holmdel. Ron Emma, a candidate running as a Republican is a member of the Planning Board. It's Chairwoman is Serena DiMaso. DiMaso, running ...

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No Smoking Weed on Belmar Beach, Boardwalk and All Public Properties

May 24, 2021

BELMAR, NJ — Smoking marijuana in any form has been banned from all public property in Belmar, including the beachfront.

The borough council on May 18 approved two ordinances that come in response to the state’s legalization of recreational marijuana.

While Belmar has prohibited smoking tobacco on the beach and boardwalk for the past six years, cannabis has now been added as a ...

Shore News: Belmar Goes Digital with Advance Daily Beach Badge Sales for First Time

BELMAR, NJ — Belmar beachgoers can now purchase their daily badges online — before their arrival to the popular summertime destination.

The borough has partnered with WRSTBND, the New Orleans-based technology company, to develop a customized platform to offer digital sales for the first time.

As a result, daily $9 badges are available for purchase — up to two weeks in ...

Largest Container Ship to Ever Reach the East Coast Docks in NJ

ELIZABETH, NJ - The largest container ship to ever reach a U.S. East Coast port has docked at the Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal. Maybe we will finally receive all of those back ordered home goods and delayed furniture... 

The CMA CGM Marco Polo can carry 16,022 20-foot equivalent units, or TEUs in industry terms. The ship is reported to be carrying 5,000 TEUs that include ...

Jim Fakult, President of JCP&L, Elected Chairman of the N.J. Chamber of Commerce

June 9, 2021

Jim Fakult, president of Jersey Central Power & Light, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., has been elected chairman of the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. The move was confirmed by the Chamber Board on June 3. Fakult will serve a two-year term. 

 

Fakult has been serving as the N.J. Chamber's first vice chair for the past two years. He has been a member ...

LGBTQ Community Celebrates 'Pride in the Park'

June 14, 2021

 The local LGBTQ community and friends and family celebrated a “Pride in the Park” event at beautiful Riverside Gardens overlooking the Navesink River, in Red Bank, on Saturday with an enthusiastic and fun crowd of over 100 enjoying the festivities. 

June celebrates Pride Month for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community to honor ...

Join the Holmdel Community in Celebrating SuperStar MEGHA GANNE'S LPGA SUCCESS! ! Hosted by Swing Loose Golf in Bell Works, June 16, 4pm.

HOLMDEL, NJ: JOIN THE HOLMDEL COMMUNITY ON JUNE 16, AT 4PM FOR AN EXCITING EVENT! GATHER WITH THE COMMUNITY AT BELL WORKS TO CELEBRATE AND CHEER FOR HOLMDEL'S MEGHA GANNE! EVERYONE WILL MEET IN FRONT OF SWING LOOSE GOLF ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, AT 4:00 PM SHARP. SWING LOOSE GOLF IS LOCATED INSIDE BELL WORKS AT 101 CRAWFORDS CORNER ROAD IN HOLMDEL. Join community members, students, elected ...

MIDDLETOWN ARTS CENTER: The Decade That Rocked, A Photo Gallery Exhibit With Iconic Rock ‘n Roll Photographer, Mark “WEISSGUY”

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: The Middletown Arts Center, (MAC) often referred to as the "Gem of Middletown" is now hosting one of the most extensive Rock 'n Roll photography exhibits. The community is welcome to WEISSFEST 2021,  a special three-day-weekend of events celebrating the work of renowned Rock ‘n Roll Photographer Mark “WEISSGUY”. 

Weiss, who ...

Back in Action: Colts Neck Senior Citizens Club Welcomes Folks Back on July 7th

June 7, 2021

COLTS NECK, NJ - The Colts Neck Senior Citizens Club is "Alive & Well"

The Pandemic had curtailed the activities of many organizations, including the Colts Neck Senior Citizens Club.  However, now that restrictions have eased, the group is "back in action"! 

The Memorial Day Parade was like the beginning of a new year for many Colts Neck residents.  ...

Seniors Step It Up at the YMCA

MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES, NJ: In an excellent turnout, the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the Ocean County YMCA and Senior Citizens Activities Network (SCAN) brought together seniors last Wednesday by hosting numerous activities including educational classes and fitness workshops.  Several programs were offered virtually for those unable to attend.

The YMCA and SCAN partnered with ...

YMCA and SCAN Celebrate National Senior Health & Fitness Day - May 26

RED BANK, NJ – Three organizations are reaching out to older adults 55 and older in central New Jersey to celebrate National Senior Health & Fitness Day on May 26.

Click HERE to see the poster outlining the activities at each Y.

To register, click HERE.

The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the Ocean County YMCA and Senior Citizens Activities Network (SCAN) have joined ...

The Arnone Report: Working for You!

June 9, 2021

Dear Monmouth County Residents,

I hope everyone enjoyed the beautiful weather this past weekend. Please remember to take advantage of these beautiful summer weekends by getting outside and supporting our local small businesses!

I have been extremely busy over the last couple of weeks and would like to provide you with an update of what I have been up to around the County.

I know that ...

Getting Ready for Summer Camp 

Summer vacation is just around the corner and for thousands of New Jersey families that means getting their children ready for a welcomed tradition after a grueling year: summer camp in the great outdoors. 

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore and camp operators across the Garden State are busy preparing for a safe and exciting summer for children as coronavirus restrictions are lifting and ...

The Arnone Report: Working for You!

June 9, 2021

Dear Monmouth County Residents,

I hope everyone enjoyed the beautiful weather this past weekend. Please remember to take advantage of these beautiful summer weekends by getting outside and supporting our local small businesses!

I have been extremely busy over the last couple of weeks and would like to provide you with an update of what I have been up to around the County.

I know that ...

Getting Ready for Summer Camp 

Summer vacation is just around the corner and for thousands of New Jersey families that means getting their children ready for a welcomed tradition after a grueling year: summer camp in the great outdoors. 

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore and camp operators across the Garden State are busy preparing for a safe and exciting summer for children as coronavirus restrictions are lifting and ...

BREAKING NEWS: Look Mom, No Mask! Holmdel Drops Mask Mandates

June 14, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - Holmdel Schools join rapidly growing list of mask optional districts, plans for same in September

Starting  Wednesday, June 16, Holmdel Schools students and staff will have the option of not wearing a mask on a school bus or in schools.  This lifting of restrictions on mask wearing will continue for the balance of the school year and beyond, unless there is a ...

June 14th is Flag Day

AMERICA - Today, JUNE 14, is Flag Day! 

The flag of the United States of America represents liberty, justice and freedom, rights that all Americans have the privilege of enjoying.

Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States of America on June 14, 1777.  Declared a day of observance by President Woodrow Wilson on June 14, 1916, President Harry Truman ...

LGBTQ Community Celebrates 'Pride in the Park'

 The local LGBTQ community and friends and family celebrated a “Pride in the Park” event at beautiful Riverside Gardens overlooking the Navesink River, in Red Bank, on Saturday with an enthusiastic and fun crowd of over 100 enjoying the festivities. 

June celebrates Pride Month for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community to honor ...

Jim Fakult, President of JCP&L, Elected Chairman of the N.J. Chamber of Commerce

June 9, 2021

Jim Fakult, president of Jersey Central Power & Light, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., has been elected chairman of the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. The move was confirmed by the Chamber Board on June 3. Fakult will serve a two-year term. 

 

Fakult has been serving as the N.J. Chamber's first vice chair for the past two years. He has been a member ...

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