Holmdel & Colts Neck Top Stories

June 1, 2020

TRENTON, NJ – Outdoor dining and in-person retail shopping will be allowed starting June 15, while personal care businesses such as barbershops and hair salons will be able to open a week later as Gov. Phil Murphy continues to peel away social distancing measures. Youth summer programs will also ...

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  HOLMDEL, NJ: On Sunday morning at the iconic Bell Works property in Holmdel , a sign of love was created in celebration of Holmdel High School's Class of 2020! It was a show your love tribute to the senior graduating class, from Holmdel’s senior moms, and the town's First Responders. They ...

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                        Hip New Jersey Stays Home to Benefit the New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund Telethon Features a Star-Studded Group of NJ Musicians, Athletes, Personalities and More Hip New Jersey, the Garden State’s premier lifestyle television ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- The reopening process for the State of New Jersey continues as Gov. Phil Murphy on Frday announced that he has lifted restrictions for daycare centers, summer camps, and non-contact youth sports. The reopening dates are: Child care centers (June 15) Non-contact organized ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Class of 2020, grab your caps, gowns and get ready for the pomp and circumstance of a live graduation ceremony. Gov. Phil Murphy announced at his daily COVID-19 press briefing today that outdoor graduation ceremonies adhering to appropriate health and safety guidelines can be held ...

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Holmdel, NJ – The halt of traditional teaching and the transition to virtual was sudden. It has been a time of educational change in NJ and throughout the country. However, remote learning hasn’t stopped a team of the Holmdel School District's Indian Hill School science teachers, from delivering an ...

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  Memorial Day, as the name implies, was established to create a day of remembrance to honor soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the U.S. Civil War. Our culture today, however, associates the holiday with the start of summer activities, like barbecues and going to the beach. How did ...

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COLTS NECK TOWNSHIP MEMORIAL DAY DRIVE-THRU TRIBUTE In Honor of our Fallen Military Monday, May 25, 2020 Colts Neck Town Hall, 124 Cedar Drive 11:00 am – 12:00 pm TO VIEW THE TOWNSHIP’S PATRIOTIC DISPLAY RESIDENTS ARE INSTRUCTED TO ENTER VIA WINTHROP ROAD FROM CEDAR DRIVE AND EXIT FROM ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - It's budget time in Holmdel. Due to the pandemic, the State of New Jersey moved the deadlines for town budgets to May. The Holmdel Township Committee is now set to consider the introduction of the 2020 Holmdel Township Budget. Each year every municipality starts off with a ...

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NEW JERSEY — In time for Memorial Day weekend, Gov. Phil Murphy lifted the 10-person outdoor limit on gatherings on Friday, now granting up to 25 to congregate — so long as they adhere to the proper COVID-19 safety protocols.  “So if you were looking forward to gathering with your neighbors for ...

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Monmouth County Details by town follow article below:  TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday at his daily COVID-19 press conference that beginning Friday, May 22, New Jerseyans will be able to take a self-administered, self-swab COVID-19 test at seven Wal*Mart locations across the ...

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TRENTON, NJ - After New Jersey state officials recently told residents that in-person commencement ceremonies were not in the cards due to the coronavirus pandemic, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy offered a ray of hope to those hoping that actual in-person graduation events could happen at some ...

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HOLMDEL NJ - A fire broke out on the roof of Hobby Lobby in Holmdel, at approximately 11AM on Sunday. Roads were blocked off and the site was evacuated. Command on scene requested dry chemical extinguishers to the roof. Mutual aid was also there to assist Holmdel from nearby ...

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NEW JERSEY: U.S. Congressman Chris Smith, represents district 4, NJ. Smith is demanding the truth from China, and is seeking to legally empower victims of COVID-19. Congressman Smith commented to TAPinto publisher Jeanne Wall, "Fifteen years ago, my office computers and my human rights ...

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NEW JERSEY — Medical professionals will soon be permitted to resume elective surgeries at hospitals and surgical centers, the governor said Friday. The elective surgeries, which had been suspended, will restart May 26, Gov. Phil Murphy said at his daily COVID-19 press briefing, where he also ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - New Jersey recorded another 192 COVID-19 related deaths overnight, bringing the statewide death toll to 10,138 on Friday. There are 227 cases in Holmdel, 73 cases in Colts Neck and 602 cases in Middletown. Monmouth County totals can be viewed in their entirety HERE Monmouth ...

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  Red Bank, NJ — The Hockhockson Farm Foundation, the charitable initiative of Tracey and Jon Stewart, recently announced their newest endeavor, The Fields at Hockhockson Farm, and it couldn’t have come at a more crucial time. “One of the most important things we can do to boost our ...

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TRENTON, NJ -  Governor Phil Murphy is in the process of his daily COVID-19 press conference. For beach communities along the New Jersey shore, beaches and boardwalks will be open with some restrictions as of Friday, May 22. Beaches will be open to the public with limited capacity. This means ...

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NEW JERSEY - On Wednesday, Governor Murphy signed an Executive Order permitting curbside pickup at non-essential businesses, non-essential construction and restricted car gatherings.  According to the order, "permitting curbside pickup at non-essential retail businesses is reasonable in that it ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- During his daily COVID-19 press conference on Monday, May 11, Gov. Phil Murphy and NJ State Police Col. Patrick Callahan attempted to clarify some confusion following publication of a letter Callahan sent to school administrators concerning high school graduations ceremonies and car ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The graphs shown on NJ Governor Phil Murphy’s May 11 COVID-19 press briefing are all pointing in the right direction.  As he usually does, Murphy went through several points of data, adding his own commentary.  We will summarize them for you here. Murphy did not hold briefings over ...

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NEW JERSEY -- While school districts across the state have been planning alternatives to traditional high school graduation ceremonies, any plans that school districts had in the works appear to violate Governor Murphy’s Executive Order No.107, which directs New Jersey residents to stay at home and ...

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  Commemorations to honor mothers and motherhood have been happening for centuries and can be traced back to the Ancient Greeks and Romans who paid homage to their mother goddesses. Today, tributes to mothers occur all around the world at different times of the year, but the American version ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ –  After the recent extension of school closures in New Jersey and the related cancellation of spring sports, the disappointment with the lack of outdoor activities has become palpable. However, across New Jersey, signs of outdoor life are now beginning to show. Especially in ...

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NEW JERSEY — Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday said that he is ordering over 120 National Guard troops to assist at long-term care facilities hard hit by the pandemic. Long-term care facilities in New Jersey had reported 4,556 COVID-19 associated deaths and 24,874 cases at their 513 centers by ...

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TRENTON – Gov. Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 138, which extends the Public Health Emergency declared on March 9 (Executive Order No. 103), and extended on April 7 (Executive Order No. 119). Under the Emergency Health Powers Act, a declared public health emergency expires after 30 ...

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TRENTON, NJ — A new portal for the public to report any evidence of misconduct at long term care facilities or nursing homes was announced at the daily COVID-19 briefing by Governor Phil Murphy and his executive leadership team. The Governor said the new portal was established as a complement to an ...

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NEW JERSEY - An anticlimactic message on New Jersey public schools was delivered by Governor Murphy on Monday, May 4th, at12PM. Schools will stay shut and remote learning will continue. While this is not much of a surprise, he did hold out hope and waited until middle of May. He made the call ...

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NEW JERSEY - An anticlimactic message on New Jersey public schools is expected by Governor Murphy on Monday, May 4th, at12PM.  The message, if his previous messages on timing are accurate, is that schools will be closed for the rest of the year. While this would not be much of a surprise, ...

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"I could die doing what I love, but I could also die never having really lived.  To me, that would have been a far greater tragedy." MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ:  Jea Santovasco is asking for a simple request in her son Jay's memory. "Simply be kind, enjoy nature in Jay's memory and if you are a bike ...

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