Mediterranean Diet: Start the New Year Right!

Even healthy can be fun! Eating a Mediterranean diet may lower your risk of a heart attack, stroke, and death by up to 30 percent. Learn what it is, share recipes, and get inspired by this livable and delicious eating plan. Presented by Karen Ensle, Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County. To register go to www.uplnj.org or click here.   

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Even healthy can be fun! Eating a Mediterranean diet may lower your risk of a heart attack, stroke, and death by up to 30 percent. Learn what it is, share recipes, and get inspired by this livable and delicious eating plan. Presented by Karen Ensle, Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County. To register go to www.uplnj.org or click here.

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Urgent Need for Blood Donations Throughout Central NJ

Due to the ongoing, nationwide surge in COVID-19 infections, there continues to be an urgent need for all types of whole blood and convalescent plasma. In response, the nonprofit, blood-collection organization Vitalant is urging donors to make an appointment at one of its four New Jersey locations. These four blood centers are:

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Injured Seal Pup Found on Snowy Belmar Beach, Now Off to Speedy Recovery

February 22, 2021

BRIGANTINE, NJ — After taking “the bait,” an injured and underweight gray seal pup rescued from the snow-covered Belmar beach on February 11 is off to a speedy recovery.

Found stranded on the beachfront bleeding from her punctured front flipper and weighing only 32 pounds, the pup was brought to the Marine Mammal Stranding Center (MMSC) in Brigantine. Once placed in the ...

Brookdale Community College Joins Pathway to Kean Program, provides students with additional access for achieving a four-year degree.

February 26, 2021

Kean President Lamont O. Repollet, Ed.D., signed an agreement bringing Brookdale Community College into the Pathway to Kean program, providing students with access to an affordable path for achieving a four-year Kean degree. Photo Credit: Kean University

Monmouth County, NJ - The presidents of Kean University and Brookdale Community College this week signed an agreement bringing Brookdale ...

Hazlet's Solomeno Kicks off Campaign at Middletown Park, Pledges to End Annual Property Tax Assessments.

 

MIDDLETOWN -- Surrounded by fresh-fallen snow, looking out at nearly seventy-five supporters, Democrat Vincent Solomeno kicked off his campaign for State Senate in New Jersey’s Thirteenth Legislative District Saturday with a pledge to end annual property tax assessments in Monmouth County. 

At a chilly campaign rally in Middletown, the U.S. Army Veteran and Hazlet ...

Symbol of Hope: Generous Gift to Hackensack Meridian Health Foundation from Kahan S. Dhillon, Jr. and Emergent Medical Solutions, LLC .

NEW JERSEY:  Hackensack Meridian Health Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Hackensack Meridian Health, the largest, most comprehensive and integrated health care network in New Jersey, is proud to announce a lead sponsorship gift of $100,000 from Kahan S. Dhillon, Jr., and Emergent Medical Solutions (EMS) in support of Hackensack ...

Army Veteran Vincent Solomeno Joins Race for New Jersey Senate Seat

HAZLET -- U.S. Army Veteran Vincent Solomeno announced his bid to challenge Republican Senator Declan O’Scanlon, Jr. in New Jersey’s Thirteenth Legislative District.

The lifelong Monmouth County resident is seeking the Democratic nomination and pledges to fight for Monmouth County small businesses and working families.  If elected, Solomeno - who still serves in the Army ...

Middletown's Mater Dei Prep to Honor Alumni: Commissioner Sue Kiley, MSNBC's Brian Williams.

February 27, 2021

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Monmouth County Commissioner Sue Kiley and MSNBC's Brian Williams will both be honored at Mater Dei Prep's signature gala. The Seraph Strong Annual Gala will be held on March 6, at 7pm, and will be held virtually. 

The event to honor alumni, community leaders, and other's who support Mater Dei Prep's mission. Monouth County Commissioner Sue Kiley ...

Contemporary Motor Cars: Mercedes-Benz. Luxury beyond the vehicle.

Contemporary Motor Cars, in Little Silver, NJ, provides customers with an enjoyable car-buying experience. At Contemporary Motor Cars, we know that time is a valuable commodity, and we make buying, leasing, and servicing Mercedes-Benz vehicles fast, efficient, and stress-free. Visit our Mercedes-Benz dealership in Little Silver, NJ, and treat yourself to the ...

T. Thomas Fortune Cultural Center, in Red Bank Recognized by Monmouth County.

RED BANK, NJ: Commissioner Lillian G. Burry presented a proclamation to Gilda Rogers, Co-chair of the T. Thomas Fortune Cultural Center, in Red Bank. The Cultural Center is a National Historic Landmark. The proclamation was in recognition of the contributions of the Center and its mission to further civil rights and social justice through community outreach, education and public programming.

Comfort Keepers In-Home Care and Kindred Hospice Thank Care One Frontline Workers on National Pizza Day.

February 21, 2021

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: February 9th marked National Pizza Day 2021, and Comfort Keepers Homecare partnered with Kindred Hospice to deliver love and a slice (or two) to Care One frontline workers. 

Festive heart balloons set the celebratory mood for frontline workers at Care One King James, in the Atlantic Highlands, to enjoy a much deserved pizza break! 

To learn more about ...

There is no Slowing Down at Monmouth and Ocean County's SCAN.

NEW JERSEY: SCAN is an acronym for Social Community Activities Network. SCAN enhances the quality of life for all adults age 50+ in Monmouth and Ocean Counties through socialization, education, technology, and assistance with community resources.

February's first snowstorm didn't slow SCAN participants down! It was an "Ain’t No Stopping Us Now!" day ...

The Arnone Report, Working for You!

February 21, 2021

Dear Monmouth County Residents,

I hope everyone stayed safe and warm during last week’s snow and ice storm. We anticipate more inclement weather this week and as always, the County is prepared for whatever comes our way.

I’d like to thank our department of public works employees for working throughout this recent storm to clear our roads and county-owned properties. As always, ...

The Arnone Report, Working for You!

February 21, 2021

Dear Monmouth County Residents,

I hope everyone stayed safe and warm during last week’s snow and ice storm. We anticipate more inclement weather this week and as always, the County is prepared for whatever comes our way.

I’d like to thank our department of public works employees for working throughout this recent storm to clear our roads and county-owned properties. As always, ...

Boys Basketball: Pennino’s 30-points Spurs Middletown North Comeback over Keyport

March 2, 2021

MIDDLETOWN – A milestone performance by Vincent Pennino and a barrage of three-point field goals erased an 11-point halftime deficit to lead the third-season Lions to a 71-61 victory over the sixth-seeded Red Raiders in the opening round of Shore Conference Tournament Pod C competition.

 

With three minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, Keyport’s thousand-point ...

Murphy Extending Vaccine Eligibility to Teachers, Clergy, the Homeless, etc.

NEW JERSEY: COVID-19 vaccine eligibility will expand later this month to millions more people including teachers, the homeless and clergy, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday.

Educators have been among the groups lobbying for higher prioritization. As of March 15, K-12 educators and school support staff will qualify for shots. Exactly how the state will allocate proper doses is still being ...

Bank Robbery in Colts Neck

COLTS NECK, NJ - A bank robbery at Route 34 in Colts Neck  was reported at about 3:22PM stating that the Manasquan Bank was just robbed with a perpetrator wearing all black with a red face mask and armed with a handgun - The perp was described as a male in his 30's, about 6 feet tall. He was also carrying a clip board and had obtained over $600 in cash. Was ...

Brookdale Community College Joins Pathway to Kean Program, provides students with additional access for achieving a four-year degree.

February 26, 2021

Kean President Lamont O. Repollet, Ed.D., signed an agreement bringing Brookdale Community College into the Pathway to Kean program, providing students with access to an affordable path for achieving a four-year Kean degree. Photo Credit: Kean University

Monmouth County, NJ - The presidents of Kean University and Brookdale Community College this week signed an agreement bringing Brookdale ...

Hazlet's Solomeno Kicks off Campaign at Middletown Park, Pledges to End Annual Property Tax Assessments.

 

MIDDLETOWN -- Surrounded by fresh-fallen snow, looking out at nearly seventy-five supporters, Democrat Vincent Solomeno kicked off his campaign for State Senate in New Jersey’s Thirteenth Legislative District Saturday with a pledge to end annual property tax assessments in Monmouth County. 

At a chilly campaign rally in Middletown, the U.S. Army Veteran and Hazlet ...

Symbol of Hope: Generous Gift to Hackensack Meridian Health Foundation from Kahan S. Dhillon, Jr. and Emergent Medical Solutions, LLC .

NEW JERSEY:  Hackensack Meridian Health Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Hackensack Meridian Health, the largest, most comprehensive and integrated health care network in New Jersey, is proud to announce a lead sponsorship gift of $100,000 from Kahan S. Dhillon, Jr., and Emergent Medical Solutions (EMS) in support of Hackensack ...

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Mar 1, 1949 - Feb 20, 2021
Robert F. “Bob” Hartman, The Voice of TV 34”, passed away peacefully, at home on ...
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May 13, 1986 - Feb 13, 2021
Jenna Salvati, 34, of Monmouth County, died Saturday, February 13th at Jersey Shore Medical ...
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Jan 19, 1952 - Feb 8, 2021
It is with great sadness that we share the passing of Paul Ahn on February 8, 2021, following ...
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John “Jay” Reagan, Sr., 75 of Middletown died on Tuesday, February 2, 2021. He was ...
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