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December 19, 2018

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. - Junior Dom Troisi pieced together a night he will never forget on Tuesday, notching his first career hat trick in the St. John Vianney boys hockey team’s 6-2 win over Middletown North.   “It’s an amazing feeling,” Troisi said after the game. “There’s no other feeling like ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Back in August, the 2018-2019 Holmdel Hornets 12U Travel Softball team formed with a mixture of girls who played on the team the year before and a group of 5 players who moved up from 10u. The team held practices twice a week in August in preparation for their doubleheader games which ...

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FARMINGDALE, NJ - The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore honored 35 Girl Scouts from Monmouth and Ocean counties, including one from Holmdel, with the Girl Scout Silver Award on Thursday, November 29, at the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore’s Program Activity Center, Farmingdale. Heidi Rose Kiss, ...

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LINCROFT, NJ - Brookdale College Lifelong Learning - The Second Act  What's next? What will you pursue in your second act? Will you reinvent, reconstruct, reimagine and renew? At the Second Act Conference at Brookdale College on December 7, attendees and panelists explored these possibilities ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. — Take a stroll down the pedestrian street at Bell Works if you haven't done so already. Far from simply the go to location for a wide array of industry, there is the convenience of a diverse retail and dining experience. It is no surprise that a new milestone has just been ...

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VILLAGE SCHOOL GIVES BACK!   HOLMDEL (December 11, 2018): Holmdel Village School. The name alone takes you back to a time where folks were closely connected and communicating on their child's education. It is still that way with young children in their beginning years in the school system and ...

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BAYSHORE, NJ - The spirit of giving thrives.  Project PAUL has a twinkle in their eye during the holidays. They help folks all year round but most aren't aware that they are Santas helpers this time of year! They help provide gifts to children with a special magical touch. Their goal is to ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - These ladies know how to have fun while helping others. The Woman's Club of Colt's Neck enjoyed a delicious luncheon at the American Hotel in Freehold. Aside from the comradery, friendship and love shared by all, the ongoing project of collecting pajamas, hats, gloves and ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - On opening night, the Middletown North boys basketball team showed off its range from behind the arch in impressive fashion. The Lions knocked in a total of 16 three-pointers in a 78-59 season opening victory over St. John Vianney on Friday night.   Senior Rob Higgins began ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ -  Fast action by nursing staff and responding agencies kept folks safe aat Arnold Walter Nursing home on Monday, December 10. Holmdel Police reported in a news release that Dispatch received a general fire alarm at the Arnold Walter Nursing Home, located at 622 Laurel Avenue. Ptl.

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - You see it every day. Parents on devices. Children on devices often simply mimic mom and dad. Ignoring each other. Immersed in some inconsequential email, game, text, post of some kind. Growing bodies of research is showing what is clear as day to the glowing screen on the faces of ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ -  If you witnessed the Living Nativity at the Colts Neck Community Church last year there is no further explanation needed because you were probably already going. Readers who are not familiar with this beautiful rendition of the birth of Jesus story can watch the video  below.

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MONMOUTH, N.J. - Influenza, better known as The flu, is not like the common cold.  It often feels worse, lasts longer and is actually potentially deadly to the elderly, young and those with chronic illnesses like diabetes and heart disease. Learn more from our local news sponsor: Dr. Brendan ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - The Holmdel Chamber of Commerce is growing blend of businesses and nonprofits with a focus on collaboration, networking, learning and...simply enjoying a cup of coffee. Top talent from the area joins together again as the year winds down.  An informative meeting awaits on Tuesday ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - On December 7th & 8th, Brandywine Living hosted a toy drive to benefit Daniela's Wish, a local non profit organization that delivers gifts to children in local Monmouth County Hospitals.   Four of the Brandywine communities  Colts Neck, Governors Crossing, Howell and Wall ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Little miracles happen every day during the Christmas season. Folks from all walks of life need a hand and so many are willing to lend one. This is such an opportunity. Each year, so many boys and girls write letters to Santa. They ask for many fun things like games and toys and ...

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The Holmdel Police Department Has Also Investigated Other Alleged Threats Against the Students and Staff of the Holmdel High School and William R. Satz School. HOLMDEL, NJ - Holmdel parents expressed serious concerns recently during what many perceived as a lack of clear information from ...

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Advertise  HOLMDEL, NJ -  The Christmas season is 'lighting up' in the area. You can see by this video that festive homeowners in the Boxwood Terrace neighborhood of Holmdel wouldn't mind a few extra guests this year. They have an exciting reason to stop by!  Drive by this beautiful  Boxwood ...

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Winter Walks: Explore a New Section of the Ramanessin Brook Greenway! Saturday, December 8th: 10:00am – 1:00pm: Meet at the Holmdel High School Parking Lot near the Duncan Smith Theatre – FREE! Cooking with Antonietta – Christmas Celebration! Thursday, December 13th: 12:30pm – 2:30pm at ...

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COLTS NECK: The Colts Neck StillHouse located at 304 Route 34, in Colts Neck celebrated their 'soft opening' this past weekend. Guests were treated to a tour of the facility and a taste of their spirits. The tasting room had delicious craft cocktails created with house-made tinctures, bitters, ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Without the Monmouth County Arts Council (MA), we may not have had the Count Basie Theater. It all began with a little seed capital from the Junior League and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.  An anonymous donor in 1973 provided Monmouth Arts with funds to purchase ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - Local soccer team, Thundering Herd, wins big recently. The girls U13 Thundering Herd closed out another successful season with a second consecutive championship with Monmouth Ocean Soccer Association (MOSA). Closed out the season with a 4-0 win over Ocean Township, after ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - December 7th. Seventy-seven years ago, the United States suffered an incredible blow when our country was attacked at Pearl Harbor. As the services get underway today at the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial, no living survivor will be in attendance. There are only five survivors from the ...

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HOLMDEL & COLTS NECK:  The Christmas trees and Menorah candles are lit, as Holmdel and Colts Neck set the scene for the Holiday Season. Colts Neck gathered last Saturday, with the Mayor JP Bartolomeo and the Deputy Mayor Tommy Orgo leading the town in singing Christmas carols while the jazz ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - Collier Youth Services, a non-profit organization that empowers at-risk youth to grow toward their potential in an environment of belonging, dignity, and hope, is proud to announce that The Provident Bank Foundation has awarded a $7,500 grant to Collier to support Collier ...

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RED BANK, NJ –  Calling all Sherlocks.  Think you're smart?  Then get in on the 12 Days of Christmas Scavenger Hunt! Here’s how it works:  More than two dozen stores will have a festive window display inspired by the classic 12 Days of Christmas tune. You have to match that display to its day ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - This is a very busy group of local residents. Recently, the Colts Neck Seniors at the New York Botanical Gardens Holiday Show. What a show it was. For some people, being amongst the magnificent flowers at a botanical garden is like “a little piece of heaven”.  Well, add to that ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - 'Give Him Death' sums up a call to action by lawmakers in District 24 in the wake of the devastating loss of Keith, Jennifer, Jesse and Sophia Caneiro. In the wake of the tragic murder of a Colts Neck family, Senator Steven Oroho and Assemblymen Parker Space and Harold Wirths ...

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 Bayshore Medical Center Performs its First Intellijoint Hip Replacement  December 3, 2018 – Holmdel, NJ – Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center today announced that the hospital is now utilizing the Intellijoint HIP System. Intellijoint is an optical navigation system used ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - The Holmdel Foundation for Educational Excellence (HFEE) has chosen to fund the construction of a brand new playground at Village School as their large project donation to the Holmdel School District.  The playground project was approved by the HFEE Board of Trustees in ...

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