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Heroes Among Us: Beacon of Life Wounded Warrior Fundraiser Gathers Nice Group in Support of Veterans

August 22, 2020

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: On Wednesday, August 12th, Beacon of Life, a PACE Program, hosted a fundraiser to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.  The event was appropriately held at the Parade Field at Fort Monmouth and was free to Veterans and Active Military. A five dollar donation to the Wounded Warrior Project was recommended to the public.

Beacon of Life executive, Angela Ashley, ...

Your Business Can Join Comfort Keepers in Supporting Beacon of Life's Wounded Warriors Event

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Comfort Keepers In Home Care supports events and organizations that make a positive difference in our communities. Right now Comfort Keepers is supporting Beacon of Life's Wounded Warrior Fundraiser. Your business can also be a part of supporting our Veterans! You can have your business' name included on the flag of support for our Veteran's at the ...

On July 4th, Warplanes to Conduct Flyover Along the Hudson River, Statue of Liberty

NEW JERSEY - The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has announced the scheduled July 4th flyover of New York City and the Hudson River, as part of its "salute to the Great Cities of the American Revolution."

Reportedly led by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, the flyover will also consist of F-15 and F-22 fighters U.S. Marine Corps F-35 fighters, as well as USAF B-1, B-2, and B-52 ...

Veteran Care Services, dedicated to those who gave us our Independence Day

"The Veteran Care Service team's focus on benefits for our Veterans really fills a void in our society. They carry the banner that says don't forget the sacrifice these men and women have made for our Country! They provide a clear and concise way for these folks to access the benefits and programs that they earned, need and deserve." Ron T.

NEW JERSEY: As always, Veteran Care ...

D-Day Facts: Saturday, June 6th 2020 Marks 76th Anniversary

Today, June 6, 2020, is the 76th anniversary of D-Day, a day when we should all take time to remember and honor the men and women of our Armed forces who helped free a world from evil.  The operations at Normandy were the beginning to the end of WWII.

Growing up, I was taught to honor and respect those that sacrificed so much to keep the world free from those that would impose their will, ...

History of Memorial Day and How it Became the Start of Summer

 

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 this once somber holiday become the signal of summer? 

After the Civil War ended in the ...

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Vitalant First to Provide COVID-19 Antibody Positive Rates for 250,000 Blood Donors in Support of Pandemic Response Efforts

To support pandemic response and preparedness efforts, today, Vitalant became the first U.S. blood services provider to release COVID-19 antibody-positive rates of more than 250,000 blood donors, June through July 2020, including those in the New Jersey area. Those with a positive diagnostic or antibody test result are encouraged to consider registering to become a convalescent plasma ...

Chilling Video Shows Four Gunmen Unleashing Hail of Bullets in New Brunswick

September 14, 2020

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A chilling video shows four men emerging from a car with guns drawn and unleashing a hail of bullets that left two dead and six injured early Sunday morning.

In the video provided to TAPinto New Brunswick, the shooters can be seen emerging from the four-door sedan with hoods pulled down in front of their faces. They open fire in the direction of 32 Delafield Street, ...

VIDEO: Potentially Record Breaking Jersey Shore Patriotic Boat Rally, BIG Support for Trump, Police and Veterans

LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ — A potentially record-breaking boat rally took place on Saturday at the Jersey Shore. Beginning at 9:30 a.m. in Toms River, the September 5th parade consisted of about 2,000 boats flying American, Trump and police support flags. 

There was a great deal of enthusiasm by the boaters and the onlookers. On the Route 72 bridge in Manahawkin, a few hundred ...

Bayshore Medical Center Foundation to Host Virtual Oktoberfest Community Celebration on October 29

September 24, 2020

The virtual event will raise funds for the new Dr. Robert H. Harris Emergency Care Center and COVID-19 Relief

Holmdel, NJ – September 21, 2020 – To safeguard supporters, Hackensack Meridian Bayshore Medical Center Foundation has moved its annual October fundraising event to a virtual format to be held on Friday, October 29 at 7 p.m. In lieu of the planned, in-person Oktoberfest ...

Bell Works Secures Lease Renewal and Expansion with Spirent Communications, Signs Three Additional New Office Leases

 Strong momentum at the mixed-use campus reaffirms appeal of ‘Metroburb’ amid challenging climate

HOLMDEL, N.J.  Somerset Development, a team dedicated to reimagining the built world and shattering traditional development models in the process, today announced the signing of renewed and expanded lease terms with Spirent Communications (‘Spirent’) in addition ...

New Jersey to Provide Opioid-Overdose Antidote Naloxone for Free to Residents September 24-26 at Participating Pharmacies Across the State

New Jersey to Provide Opioid-Overdose Antidote Naloxone for Free to Residents September 24-26 at Participating Pharmacies Across the State

Residents Can Obtain Free Naloxone at 322 Participating Pharmacies Without Providing Name or a Prescription

 

Sept. 21, 2020 

(TRENTON) – Governor Murphy and Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson today announced the ...

LUNCH BREAK WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS

RED BANK, NJ — Lunch Break, the food pantry and social service organization, announces its new Board of Trustees members for 2020-2021, effective September 16th, 2020.  We are grateful for the support and commitment of our retiring members President John Klein and trustees Michael Blechman, Lou Scaduto Jr., Tori Sickles and Kim Tsimbinos and thank them for their generosity, kindness, ...

The Arnone Report, Working for You!

September 12, 2020

 A new school year is officially upon us and though it may look different from past school years, we still must be extra cautious when driving around our communities!

It’s always important – and especially now that children are back in school – that everyone obeys speed limits, stops for pedestrians and avoids distractions when driving. It’s also important that ...

Answers to Your Questions about the 2020 General Election

In anticipation of questions voters may have surrounding the new, state mandated 2020 General Election process, Clerk Hanlon has created a Frequently Asked Questions page which can be found on our elections website, MonmouthCountyVotes.com.   This FAQ page addresses all of the new rules about the General Election.

By creating this page, Clerk Hanlon hopes to alleviate any ...

Upcoming Events

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Thu, September 24, 11:30 AM

Escapology , Holmdel

Escapology in Bell Works to Host Grand Opening ...

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Sun, September 27, 4:00 PM

Poricy Park Gazebo, Middletown

Middletown Arts Center Music Café at Poricy Park ...

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The Arnone Report, Working for You!

September 12, 2020

 A new school year is officially upon us and though it may look different from past school years, we still must be extra cautious when driving around our communities!

It’s always important – and especially now that children are back in school – that everyone obeys speed limits, stops for pedestrians and avoids distractions when driving. It’s also important that ...

Answers to Your Questions about the 2020 General Election

In anticipation of questions voters may have surrounding the new, state mandated 2020 General Election process, Clerk Hanlon has created a Frequently Asked Questions page which can be found on our elections website, MonmouthCountyVotes.com.   This FAQ page addresses all of the new rules about the General Election.

By creating this page, Clerk Hanlon hopes to alleviate any ...

Time for State to Have Faith in Restaurant Industry and Allow Indoor Dining

On behalf of the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, I am asking Gov. Phil Murphy to either permit restaurants to host indoor dining or, at least, put together a staged plan with dates on when this next phase will begin.

Our restaurant industry has suffered for nearly 15 weeks with no solid plan on when they can resume welcoming patrons inside. While outdoor dining has helped, it is ...

Famous Rock 'n' Roll Photographer Mark “WEISSGUY” Weiss, with The Monmouth Museum Celebrates the Release of His Book “The Decade That Rocked” at This MUST SEE Exhibit + In-Person Book Signing

September 24, 2020

LINCROFT, NJ: Come to Monmouth Museum in Lincroft NJ to meet iconic photographer Mark “WEISSGUY” Weiss and have your book signed each Friday from 2:00-5:00 PM thru November 1st.

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MARK WEISS BOOK SIGNINGS:
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 - 2:00 - 5:00PM
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2 - 2:00 - 5:00PM
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 - 2:00 - 5:00PM
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16 - 2:00 - ...

Celebrate with Swing Loose Indoor Golf Today at Bell Works

HOLMDEL, NJ – Join Swing Loose® Indoor Golf as they help Escapology celebrate their Grand Opening and OasisVRX celebrate their 1-year anniversary, at the September 24th, Celebration Day Events at Bell Works!  There will be music, food, a scavenger hunt, and whiskey tasting. 

The neighborhood’s premier indoor golf venue will offer free 30-minute coupons - a $30 value - ...

Brookdale Community College Offers More Options for this Fall

Monmouth County - For over 50 years, Brookdale Community College has offered pathways to premiere, cost-effective degrees and professional certificates throughout Monmouth County. As recent events have shown, things change rapidly. What was once a concrete decision can be changed instantly, leaving one feeling unsure of their future and path. Brookdale offers two more opportunities in the fall to ...

Bayshore Medical Center Foundation to Host Virtual Oktoberfest Community Celebration on October 29

September 24, 2020

The virtual event will raise funds for the new Dr. Robert H. Harris Emergency Care Center and COVID-19 Relief

Holmdel, NJ – September 21, 2020 – To safeguard supporters, Hackensack Meridian Bayshore Medical Center Foundation has moved its annual October fundraising event to a virtual format to be held on Friday, October 29 at 7 p.m. In lieu of the planned, in-person Oktoberfest ...

Bell Works Secures Lease Renewal and Expansion with Spirent Communications, Signs Three Additional New Office Leases

 Strong momentum at the mixed-use campus reaffirms appeal of ‘Metroburb’ amid challenging climate

HOLMDEL, N.J.  Somerset Development, a team dedicated to reimagining the built world and shattering traditional development models in the process, today announced the signing of renewed and expanded lease terms with Spirent Communications (‘Spirent’) in addition ...

New Jersey to Provide Opioid-Overdose Antidote Naloxone for Free to Residents September 24-26 at Participating Pharmacies Across the State

New Jersey to Provide Opioid-Overdose Antidote Naloxone for Free to Residents September 24-26 at Participating Pharmacies Across the State

Residents Can Obtain Free Naloxone at 322 Participating Pharmacies Without Providing Name or a Prescription

 

Sept. 21, 2020 

(TRENTON) – Governor Murphy and Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson today announced the ...

Obituaries

Aug 11, 1949 - Sep 12, 2020
Lynne Bransfield nee Kirkham, 71, of Holmdel, NJ, died peacefully in her home on Friday, September ...
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Feb 12, 1934 - Sep 7, 2020
Marie E. Greasheimer, 86 of Lincroft, died peacefully at home on Monday, September 7, 2020 She ...
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Dec 28, 1934 - Aug 14, 2020
John J. McLaughlin, 85, of Middletown, formerly of Rumson, passed away on Friday, August ...
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Nov 13, 1928 - Aug 18, 2020
Rita W. Ceres, 91, of Holmdel passed away at her home on Tuesday evening, August 18, 2020. She ...
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