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July 15, 2022

MONMOUTH COUNTY: Even before the recent inflation increase, according to reports, the cost of living in New Jersey regularly tracks 16% higher than the national average, with housing typically 40% higher, and even utilities 3%. When it comes to groceries, NJ on average tracks 7% higher than the ...

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Songwriters On The Beach: Event by 90.5 The Night.  Dates: Thursdays, July 14 - August 25 Newark Avenue Beach ("The Horseshoe") on the Bradley Beach Broadwalk, Newark Ave and Ocean Ave N, Bradley Beach NJ 07720 Free More ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY: Great entertainment is often local!  Enjoy the Twelfth Night William Shakespeare free at Brookdale Community College  Dates: July 14, 15, 16, 17 and 21, 22, 23, 24 at 7:00 pm On the Great Lawn behind Larrison Hall on the main campus of Brookdale Community College, 765 ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Calling all historians and preservationists! Monmouth County Clerk, Christine Hanlon is seeking nominations for the #MonmouthCounty Jane G. Clayton Award, and for the M. Claire French Award for Leadership in Historic Preservation. “The Jane G. Clayton and M. Claire French ...

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The Bayshore: The Keansburg Police Department is currently investigating an assault that allegedly took place at the Keansburg Amusement Park, on Monday, July 11. At approximately 8:28 p.m, Keansburg Police Officers responded to the Keansburg Amusement Park for a report of a physical altercation ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: On Thursday, July 14, at 7:00 p.m. at Roggy Field, Holmdel High School Alumni Lacrosse Game will be played in Jack Dowd’s memory. The community is invited to attend this event to remember and celebrate Jack, loved by so many in the Holmdel community. READ MORE ABOUT JACK: Videos: ...

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SENIOR CITIZEN ACTIVITIES NETWORK (SCAN) is a dynamic nonprofit, keeping its members active, healthy and connected since 1988. The name reflects the action-oriented profile of members and the vibrancy and social networking strength of the organization. SCAN programs sustain independence, health and ...

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Lincroft, NJ - The Brookdale Community College Foundation is pleased to announce its newly appointed trustees, who will support and continue to bring scholarships and grant funding to the students at Brookdale Community College. They consist of volunteers from the greater Monmouth County community ...

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TRENTON, NJ --  After two tough years of remote, hyrbrid or in-person classes, New Jersey's High School Class of 2023 will not be required to take the Graduation Proficiency Assessment test as a requirement of graduation under a law recently signed by Governor Murphy.  Lawmakers who sponsored ...

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Red Bank, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County is very grateful for your support of their Y events and Annual Campaign. You are helping the Y to develop water safety and social-emotional skills for local children in their swim and camp programs. These skills will help them to move successfully ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY: Brookdale Community College Spring Nursing Class of 2022 are pinned! They matriculated in the middle of the pandemic, and throughout their studies, they have witnessed the demand for the profession increase. Some graduates have always wanted to be a nurse. For others, it was a ...

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AngioScreen Event is July 12, 2022, 9:30 AM-4:00 PM Riverview Medical Center, 1 Riverview Plaza, Two River Suite, Booker Pavilion Community Room, Red Bank, 07701. See registration and more details below: RED BANK: Riverview Medical Center is offering Vascular Screening and what you learn can ...

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"Perseverance is the heartbeat of our nation and perseverance is the heartbeat of Middletown. This tree represents that perseverance..."  Mayor Tony Perry MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Middletown Township community remembers and honors those taken in 911 - Every. Day. One life taken at the hands of ...

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HAZLET, NJ  –  The men and women in blue are our everyday heroes in Monmouth County. Day in and day out they work hard to keep citizens safe and sound. Sometimes, in a crisis, citizens need help in a deeply difficult situation and that's what happened recently with one of Hazlet's ...

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Stephanie Nicole Parze was a beautiful, caring, 25-year-old woman from Freehold, NJ. She was a student athlete, a talented artist, and a compassionate, loyal friend to everyone she met....    MONMOUTH COUNTY: The Monmouth Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCC) Young Professionals Group, ...

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Watch the trailer now for Clerks III, starring Kevin Smith, Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson, Jason Mewes, Rosario Dawson and Trevor Fehrman. Also, cameo appearances from Ben Affleck and Justin Long:   MIDDLETOWN, NJ — Last summer, Clerks III nearly in its entirety was filmed in the Leonardo ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - In a recently released report, the OSC found that the overwhelming majority of the New Jersey towns it sampled are wasting taxpayer funds by making and agreeing to make excessive sick leave payments to public employees.  Not all towns are agreeing with that assessment. According ...

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TRENTON NJ — New Jersey’s unprecedented budget process during the past several months has been one helluva Lollapalooza. Hope you enjoy the performance because it’s not coming on tour again.  The $50.6 billion spending plan, infused as it was with copious dollops of anomalous federal ...

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Red Bank, NJ: The YMCA improves people’s health and well-being every day and as of July 1, two central New Jersey Ys are working together to strengthen their collective community impact. The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County (YGMC) and the Ocean County YMCA (OCYMCA) entered into a management ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Residents of New Jersey enrolled in the state's Medicinal Cannabis Program will now not have to pay any sales tax on cannabis and cannabis products bought at a permitted medicinal dispensary. The sales tax was eliminated in three steps, under the Jake Honig Compassionate Use ...

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WEST TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey leaders are encouraging all eligible men and women to apply to be a State Trooper with the New Jersey State Police. It's part of a recruiting campaign from Gov. Phil Murphy, members of Murphy's cabinet and members of the Legislature. The application process opened ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Area grads are busy enjoying their summers and getting ready for the next chapters in life. Here's a look back at the graduation videos from Middletown North and South High Schools. With grand entrances set to pomp and circumstance, the graduates heard from their Principals and ...

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RUMSON, NJ -  A beloved local entrepreneur, Thomas J. Bonfiglio, 62 of Rumson, died on Friday, July 1st at Riverview Medical Center, according to his obituary. Tommy was born and raised in Brooklyn, he graduated from Nazareth High School. He earned his undergraduate degree from Pace University ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers is preparing to play a pivotal role in New Jersey’s rollout of the new National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number later this month. The 988 hotline will work similar to how the 911 hotline currently works and will serve as an alternative to calling the three-digital ...

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TRENTON, NJ — After seeing what's in the fiscal year 2023 budget that Gov. Phil Murphy signed last week, Tom Bracken has one question. "What's the plan for economic recovery?" the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce President and CEO asked in an interview with TAPinto. "That’s a fair question to ask, ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: UPDATED: In addition to the water main breaks reported between July 3-4, on Route 35 South and Laurel Avenue, now there is a partial road collapse on Laurel Avenue at the railroad bridge. This according to a Holmdel Police posting, will further divert traffic from the section of Laurel ...

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School might be out for the Summer, but that doesn’t mean that it is time for a three-month brain break. Children still need to experience opportunities that get them to think in new ways, and you can use these ideas to fill your calendar with exciting ...

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​​​​​​METUCHEN, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy signed seven new bills into law on Tuesday that tighten gun regulations in New Jersey. "These are not going to be our last words on gun safety," Murphy said. "We cannot walk away from here today, none of us, thinking our job is done because it is ...

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BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — New Jersey had among the toughest gun ownership restrictions in the United States, 2021 according to a 2021 report by the Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence.  Prior to last month's United States Supreme Court ruling. New Jersey was a "may issue" state for concealed gun ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: There’s only one thing better than spending a beautiful day out on the golf course, and that’s spending it with the Monmouth Regional Chamber of Commerce and helping to support two great causes! Golfers and non-golfers alike enjoyed the 2022 MRCC Annual Golf Outing held on ...

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