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Middletown: Rabies Alert, Rabid Groundhog Found in Area of Main Street in Belford

October 1, 2020

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Those cute little groundhogs can be dangerous! The Middletown Township Health Department responded to a call concerning an aggressive groundhog on September 25th.  Middletown Animal Control was able to capture the animal in the area of Main Street, Belford, between Broadway and Palmer Street. The groundhog was sent to the State Laboratory for testing. It ...

Journey Down I-Do Lane: Shrewsbury Historical Society Sponsors Wedding Dress Exhibit

Don't miss this Wedding Dress Journey exhibit to run from OCT. 3, through NOV. 28, 2020. 

SHREWSBURY, NJ — The Shrewsbury Historical Society and Research Center, 419 Sycamore Ave., is featuring a curated collection of wedding fashions from the Victorian and Edwardian eras all the way up to the early 20th century and current fashions. The designs take guests back through ...

Middletown Lions Club Creates Harvest of HOPE Community Outreach Initiative To Help Those In Need H.O.P.E. = Helping Other People Excel

 Middletown, N.J. COVID-19 has put a strain on community resources, especially charitable, social support programs, and food pantries that provide daily sustenance, emergency assistance and essential items to those in need. Many families are now in dire straits due to the pandemic, trying to find help and to navigate through a maze of requirements and programs. “It is very scary and ...

Monmouth County Will Always Remember: Annual Ceremony at Mitchill Scenic Overlook, "Tribute in Lights" to Shine 9/11-9/13

 

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ— On 911, there is very special annual event that traditionally begins the day for many Monmouth County residents on September 11. It is a special ceremony to remember the 147 lives taken from Monmouth County on 911, and honors all victims of the terror attack. It is held at Mount Mitchill, the 12-acre overlook park, home to Monmouth County's 9/11 ...

FREE! Paddle the Navesink River Around Red Bank

RED BANK, NJ – The Navesink Maritime Heritage Association is offering families and friends the opportunity to Paddle the Navesink in colorful River RangersSM canoes - and it's FREE!

When: Sunday, September 13th from 10:00am to 2:00pm

Where: Maple Cove (North end of Maple Ave), Red Bank, NJ

It's FREE to all, families, youth, and adults.  Just show up and ...

Middletown Will Always Remember: 19 Years After the World Trade Center Tragedy, A.M. and P.M Tributes to be Held

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: On 911 the nation mourns. It's a day of remembering and for thousands of families 911 is a day of thinking 'what could have been'. Every life tragically taken by 911, brutally robbed a family and future generations forever. The town of Middletown, NJ was hit very hard 19 years ago on 911. Thirty-seven neighbors, moms, dads, brothers, sisters, sons, daughters, ...

The Middletown Township Historical Society Presents "History of US Presidential Elections and New Jersey's Role.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Monday, September 21, 7:00 pm
"History of U.S. Presidential Elections & New Jersey's Role" presented by Brian Armstrong

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: What an appropriate time for The Middletown Township Historical Society to present the History of US Presidential Elections and New Jersey's Role. The guest speaker Brian Armstrong will review elections of the ...

YOU Can Help: Holmdel Mother and Son Tragically Lose Husband/Father Only Six Months Ago, Now Home is Destroyed in Devastating Fire

 

Today, August 30th: "Words cannot express my gratitude toward all of you at this time. What I have learned over the past 6 months is that life is very unpredictable and the most important thing is having the great support of friends, family and community. Without all of you, I would not be able to put one foot in front of the other. I thank you dearly from the bottom of my ...

MOVED TO SUNDAY: 4th Annual Kids Wishin' to go Fishin' Event Invites Special Needs Children and Their Families For a Day of Great Fun!

 

Millstone, NJ: DUE TO THE EXPECTED RAIN, THIS EVENT IS MOVED TO SUNDAY, AUGUST 30TH, from 10am-2pm, special needs children and their families are invited to the Fourth Annual 'Kids Wishin To Go Fishin' event to be held at Lake Julianna, located at Ponderosa Estates Farm in Millstone Township. This event will now also take place with the Veteran ...

VIDEO: Friends Connect Foundation: Sophia Ziajski is a Middletown Community Builder

 

MIDDLETOWN, NJ:  Nineteen year old Sophia Ziaski is creating joy for so many local teens and young adults, with the non-profit, Friends Connect Foundation (FCF), an organization Ziajski founded to provide free social opportunities and activities, for individuals with special needs. "Our programs assist participants in forming new friendships, improving their ...

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Colts Neck Polo Match: Successful Sold-Out American Event

September 14, 2020

​​​​​COLTS NECK, NJ: The celebration of community and country was evident as guests entered the driveway at Bucks Mill Community Park on Sunday, September 13, and were welcomed with American Flags waving proud, lining both sides of the roadway. 

The Colts Neck Business Association (CNBA) hosted their First Annual Polo Classic, and it was a sold-out 500 guest, Americana success! Ticket ...

Assemblyman Scharfenberger: Dr. Fauci Says We Can Continue to Reopen, So Let’s Start Now!

September 27, 2020

Middletown, N.J. – Assemblyman Gerry Scharfenberger (R-Monmouth) strongly agrees with Dr. Anthony Fauci when he said during an interview with Governor Phil Murphy yesterday that New Jersey can and should continue to reopen:

“It was great to hear from Dr. Fauci and I couldn’t agree more, New Jersey should continue to reopen as soon as possible so let’s start now,” ...

Middletown: Rabies Alert, Rabid Groundhog Found in Area of Main Street in Belford

October 1, 2020

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Those cute little groundhogs can be dangerous! The Middletown Township Health Department responded to a call concerning an aggressive groundhog on September 25th.  Middletown Animal Control was able to capture the animal in the area of Main Street, Belford, between Broadway and Palmer Street. The groundhog was sent to the State Laboratory for testing. It ...

COUNTY CLERK HANLON ANNOUNCES THAT MAIL-IN BALLOTS ARE ON THEIR WAY!

September 30, 2020

More than 450,000 ballots to be sent to active Monmouth County voters, per State mandate

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising that mail-in ballots are now being mailed, pursuant to the State mandate, to all active registered Monmouth County voters this week. Voters should be on the lookout for the official ballot packets in their mailboxes. Per ...

COUNTY CLERK HANLON SWORN IN AS VICE PRESIDENT OF STATEWIDE CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS ASSOCIATION

TRENTON, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon was sworn in as Vice President of the Constitutional Officers Association of New Jersey (COANJ) on Sept. 24 at the New Jersey State House in Trenton. She was elected Vice President by her peers in the organization which consists of the elected Constitutional Officers of all 21 counties of the State of New Jersey. Clerk Hanlon ...

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

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 ...

Obituaries

Dec 1, 1926 - Sep 28, 2020
Arthur R. Senopole, 93, of Colts Neck, passed away early Monday, September 28th at Bayshore ...
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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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May 19, 1928 - Aug 13, 2020
Rose A. Libretti, 92, of Middletown passed away late Thursday evening surrounded by her ...
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