Holmdel & Colts Neck News

November 20, 2018

COLTS NECK, NJ -  The Monmouth County Prosecutor confirms multiple fatalities at a house fire in Colts Neck. The fire was reported around 12:45PM in Colts Neck at 15 Willow Brook Road. It quickly rose to a three alarm blaze. Firefighters from across the region converged on the scene to battle the ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - It's Official. The results are finally official in the contested Holmdel Board of Education election. New Absentee Ballot laws had caused delays at the polls this year. However, the counting of all absentee and provisional ballots is complete and Monmouth County Clerk ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: They came from far and wide to gather at the Thompson Middle School on Saturday, November 17th, for the 38th Annual Granny's Attic Craft Show, hosted by the Parent Faculty Association (PFA).  The event is considered one of the largest craft shows on the East Coast and for so many ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Holmdel Police Department reports on another vehicle stolen due to leaving the key fob in the car. "At 4:10 am this morning, November 19th, Holmdel PD received a call of a 2015 Gray BMW-228I being stolen from a driveway on Wagon Way.  The vehicle was unlocked with the key fob ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - The chill many feel isn't from the recent snowstorm. It's the glaring statistics on suicide. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide is now the second-leading cause of death for ages 10 to 18. The number of teens reporting feeling sad, hopeless or ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - The Holmdel community is comprised of approximately 17,000 residents within about 18 square miles. They come from a variety of backgrounds and all call Holmdel their home. One of many reason folks move to Holmdel is proximity to religious institutions. A recent zoning board ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ:  Troy Burbank and Andrew Bane, partners in Leonardo Boyz Production, both possess that 'fire in the belly' to create something big. So with a script written by Burbank, together they teamed up with like-minded talented folks and made it happen.  The A-Team includes local guyz; Danny ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - In the classic tradition, Saint John Vianney High School participated in the NCAA Letter of Intent Signing Day. Saint John Vianney has twelve SJVHS student-athletes who signed letters of intent to continue their education and athletics in college on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 in the ...

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UNION, N.J. - Entering the 2018 season, the Holmdel High School boys soccer team knew they had the team to accomplish the tough feat of winning back-to-back state championships.   In a season that faced tough challenges with top players missing time to injuries and sickness, as well as the ...

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BAYSHORE AREA: The Bayshore has a new hair salon called 'Shore Cuts'. It's in the location of the former salon called 'Carol's Shore Cuts,'  located at 637 Palmer Avenue, in Hazlet. The new owners Lori Wenzel and Jeannine Martinelli previously both worked together at a salon in Holmdel, and decided ...

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Strategic 27-Store Acquisition Builds on East Coast Expansion HOLMDEL, NJ  – Lidl US and Best Market today announced an agreement in which Lidl will acquire 27 Best Market stores in New York and New Jersey. This will include the Holmdel location which will be converted to a Lidl store. This is ...

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FARMINGDALE, NJ - Sarala Bathena Foundation and Buy-Rite (which has a Holmdel location) hosted their 12th Annual Super Sampler, a fundraiser that offered a tasting of over 500 wines, craft beers and spirits.  Over 380 guests attended the event at Eagle Oaks Golf Club in Farmingdale, NJ on ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - The Holmdel Hornets 10U AYF Football team had a tremendous season which just ended this past Sunday when the Hornets lost to Fords in the semi-finals for the JSAYF playoffs. The winning team advances to Florida to play for a National Championship. The little 10U Hornets were trying ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - The Colts Neck Historical Preservation Committee Presents a Country Christmas at the Montrose School. Seasonal refreshments, and Holiday Music performed by the Mike Wells Trio will fill the historic Montrose one-room schoolhouse 1 – 4 p.m., Sunday, December 9. The Colts Neck ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - School Bus Accident reported at 1:02PM at 540A Line Rd. Accident involving a school bus in the parking lot on the Aberdeen side. 15 children were on the bus at the time of the accident. No injuries have been reported. Aberdeen Police Department  has been requested to scene. More ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Shots are reported to be heard at or near the Garden Trailer Park. Police are investigating multiple gun shots that were reportedly heard by the trailer park. A Verizon worker is out in the area claiming he heard the shots as well. Units have been canvassing the area. Indian ...

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COLTS NECK: It was patriotism at its finest in Colts Neck this past Sunday as residents and special guests filled the court house for the annual Veterans Day Ceremony. The welcome address was given by Colts Neck Committeeman Michael Viola. Master of Ceremonies was Col. James Sayer, USMC. There was ...

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MONMOUTH, NJ – It was a day to celebrate at the County Clerk’s 23rd Annual Archives and History Day. Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon honored the First, Second, and Third Place Winners of the 2nd Annual High School Archives and History Day Photography Contest.  According to ...

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Pennington, N.J. - A ticket back to the finals of the NJSIAA Group 2 tournament was booked by the Holmdel High School boys soccer team on Tuesday night, sending Delran’s season to an end for the second straight year in the semifinals with a hard-fought 2-1 victory. Senior Anthony Arena stepped ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Bring your attention, business pitch, a toy donation and your sweet tooth! The Holmdel Chamber of Commerce is meeting at Bell Works on Tuesday, November 27th, at 8AM in the WAVE Room. Keynote speaker team, recently featured on MSNBC's Your Business, Holmdel's Julie and Rob Stolker.

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The Red Bank Business Alliance and Red Bank RiverCenter are pleased to announce the Red Bank Classic 5K will be returning to downtown Red Bank on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Race organizers encourage all in the community to register for a day of fun and healthy activities. Runners can save by ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - Theater lovers in the area have an opportunity to enjoy local theater by local students in Colts Neck. It is The Cougar Theatre Company at Colts Neck High School. They are presenting "ALMOST, MAINE".  In the story, the residents of Almost, Maine find themselves falling in and ...

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RED BANK, NJ – When I arrived early at The Language School to take some pictures of the young students that were due to arrive any minute, all was quiet. That didn’t last long. They came flying in with all the energy and enthusiasm that five and six year olds have; happy, motivated and ready ...

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OAKHURST, N.J. - The Colts Neck High School boys soccer team put together what some would say was a cinderella run in the NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group 3 Tournament. Standing at the No. 5 seed in the tournament, the Cougars rolled to a 3-0 win over No. 12 Brick and then began to pull off the ...

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World Wide Flash Mob Dance Promotes KINDNESS with Kick Cancer Overboard by Sending a Family on a Cruise!  Red Bank, NJ…Dancers and spectators took to the streets of Red Bank on November 11th to promote KINDNESS during World Kindness Week, uniting with over 120 cities, 50 countries and 20,000 ...

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Come out to Mama Bear’s Play Cafe on Saturday, November 24th, to support Team Vienna 4 SUDC (Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood) Awareness in memory of Vienna, a healthy, 2 year-old Holmdel child who died in her sleep on Nov 12, 2017. There will be two separate character events. The first event ...

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Publisher's Note:  a BIG THANK YOU to all TAPinto Holmdel and Colts Neck Marketing Partners who Support Local News and Sports! Please support all of our marketing partners who keep it local for you!  SOMERVILLE,  N.J. - A fall of great success, fun and joy for the Holmdel High School football ...

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MONMOUTH, NJ - Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11th, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and Nov. 11 became a national holiday beginning in 1938. Unlike Memorial Day, Veterans Day pays tribute ...

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COLTS NECK: Saturday, October 27th marked the exciting official grand opening and ribbon cutting of A Country Flower Shoppe and More, a specialty flower and gift shop located in the Colts Neck Shopping Center at 420 Highway 34. The new owners, Cortney and Marie Costa, a dynamic mother and daughter ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Local Hospitals in the Hackensack Meridian Health system have some great news to share - they just got an 'A' from one of the leading scorecards on hospital safety, The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The Leapfrog Group assessed more than 2,600 hospitals across the country. Their ...

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