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August 1, 2022

The following contains information pertaining to arrests and police activities for the Middletown Twp. Police Department during the time period of June 1, 2022 through June 30, 2022. During the period of June 1, 2022 through June 30, 2022, the Middletown Twp. Police Department responded to 4,494 ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: This August (and really every month of the year) there are so many fun things to do and see in our beautiful Monmouth County Parks! Living in Monmouth County, residents and visitors have access to 43 parks, covering over 17,797 acres, including golf courses, forests, gardens, ...

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NEW JERSEY — U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer, First Lady Tammy Murphy and Port Authority Chairman Kevin O’Toole are special guests at a fundraiser for Ukraine at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark on Friday. Proceeds raised at the star-studded event will be split ...

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TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey has launched a Naloxone Distribution Program statewide, which lets qualifying agencies request the potentially life-saving medicine online, when needed, for free. Naloxone, which is approved by the Food and Drug Administration, reverses an opioid overdose when ...

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The 47th annual Monmouth County Fair will take place Wednesday, July 27 through Sunday, July 31, at East Freehold Fairgrounds located at 1500 Kozloski Rd. There is something for everyone at this popular annual event!  The Monmouth County Fair gives the public an incredible opportunity to learn ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: On Saturday, July 9, the Frances Foundation, a Holmdel based charitable organization helping to bring financial assistance, fun experiences and lots of smiles, to pediatric cancer families, hosted their 15th Annual Daniel R. Shalloo Sr. Memorial picnic. The event is named in honor of ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) are asking residents and businesses to conserve water, because of the hot and dry weather the state is dealing with right now. "Now is the time for New Jersey to be especially mindful of water usage ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - With a strong summer showing of 31% of registered voters in Holmdel, voters turned their nose to a proposal to change their current form of government. The results of the election included (unofficially) 2452 votes against changing the form of government while 1962 voted in favor to ...

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William (Bill) D. Kastning (pictured above), a Holmdel resident, was appointed executive director for the Monmouth Conservation Foundation (MCF) in 2012. Previously Kastning lived in Millstone Township for 12 years when he served on the Township Committee, Planning Board and the Zoning Board of ...

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Red Bank, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, a leading nonprofit dedicated to strengthening the community, was recently selected as a top workplace in the Garden State by New Jersey Advance Media.  Winners of the annual New Jersey Top Workplaces award are chosen based solely on employee ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: The Monmouth County Special Needs Registry is a voluntary service open to all with disabilities who reside, attend school or are employed in Monmouth County.  The Special Needs Registry was created to help police officers and other emergency service personnel to better ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ — New Jersey is offering as much as $4,000 off the purchase price of a new electric vehicle (EV), Gov. Phil Murphy said as he launched the third year of the Charge Up New Jersey electric vehicle incentive program. Murphy also announced during an event Monday in Asbury Park ...

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FREEHOLD – A Keyport man has been charged with robbery and aggravated sexual assault as a result of an assault and an attempted theft that took place Thursday in Tinton Falls, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced Tuesday. Kareem Lee, 31, was charged with first-degree Robbery, ...

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Red Bank, NJ: In the spring of 2022 students Rhea Kripalani and Emily Luo, of High Technology High School in Lincroft, New Jersey, created three more tours for the Red Bank History app. The new tours include “Arts and Entertainment in Red Bank,” “Expansion of the African American Experience” and ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY: Denholtz Properties, a leading real estate development and investment company, announces it has negotiated a 12,080-square-foot lease with Birdsmouth Beer at The Commissary at Baseline, part of the historic Fort Monmouth redevelopment site located at 675 Oceanport Way in Oceanport, ...

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 Monarch butterflies, which have been seen locally in parks and gardens, are now an endangered species, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature.  The statement from the IUCN was issued Thursday, and said that the downgrade of the monarch butterfly's status is due to habitat ...

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BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — I recently took a bus to NYC rather than deal with all the tolls, parking, gas and hassles. My bus was late, so I was left standing for maybe a half-hour at the corner of a busy intersection down the hill from where I live. I took count of how many drivers jumped the red ...

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NEW JERSEY-- The CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton will be one of eight locations to host a Professional Box Lacrosse Association (PBLA) team for its inaugural season set to begin in December 2022, officials have announced. In addition to Trenton, teams will be located in Binghamton, NY; ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: The Monmouth County Special Needs Registry is a voluntary service open to all with disabilities who reside, attend school or are employed in Monmouth County.  The Special Needs Registry was created to help police officers and other emergency service personnel to better ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Higher education is coming with something else in recent years, even higher costs. While not the case for all institutions, tuition for some have spiked.  CARES Act funding in the millions was allocated to local universities during the pandemic. This helped local schools keep ...

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Adrienne Marcigliano pictured above.  HOLMDEL, NJ: Holmdel Chamber of Commerce will feature local industry experts joining the talk on ChamberCast, Tuesday, July 26, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., main level near Bar Bella, at Bell Works, 101 Crawfords Corner Road, Holmdel, NJ 07733. All are ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY – Seven community-minded professionals from central New Jersey have joined the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County’s board of directors.  The 45-member board of volunteers guides the nonprofit’s strategic direction, sets policy, and raises philanthropic support to strengthen ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Fresh off of exciting graduation ceremonies, local board of education members get ready to jump into the re-election process. Local residents who wish to serve on their boards of education can file to run for election. Usually, three spots are up each year.  Board of Education ...

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(Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced intermittent and full closures on Route 35 Friday night through Saturday morning in Holmdel. Beginning at 8 p.m. Friday, July 22 until 5 a.m. Saturday, July 23, Route 35 is scheduled to be closed in both ...

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FRANKLIN BOROUGH, NJ — On Sen. Steven Oroho’s first day as a legislator in Trenton in 2008, he found himself scratching his head when it came to the state’s finances. “The night before, they came up with a new school funding formula, it increased spending by $1 billion,” Oroho ...

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Holmdel, NJ  – Hackensack Meridian Bayshore Medical Center Foundation will host its signature fundraising event on Thursday, August 11 at Spring Valley Meadows in Morganville. The event will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. and will feature a cocktail style, outdoor, tented reception. In 1972, ...

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Photo below: Anita Roselle center front surrounded by family and close friends at recent fundraiser event for Monmouth Park Charity Fund's Kentucky Derby Celebration 2022.  MONMOUTH COUNTY: Anita Roselle, is a woman of purpose and passion. It's obvious by the way she loudly loves her family ...

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Red Bank, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County welcomes people of all ages and abilities to be healthy together. Freehold Family YMCA Member Karen Fuko shares how Senior fitness programs and socialization with friends at the Y have helped improve her physical and mental health. To watch ...

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Red Bank, NJ: The Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM) has announced that the 15th annual Swing for the Kids golf tournament will be held on Thursday, October 20th at the prestigious Hollywood Golf Club in Deal, said the BGCM in a press release. The tournament had previously been ...

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