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Traffic Alert - Section of Telegraph Hill Road in Holmdel, Closed Thursday, June 24.

June 24, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ - If you plan on traveling on Telegraph Hill Road in Holmdel on Thursday, June 24, please be advised that there will be a road closure due to utility work. This information is according to a public announcement made by the Holmdel Township Police Department. The announcement made on social media stated that Telegraph Hill Road will be closed between 8 a.m. and noon, ...

Happy Father's Day to all the Dads Out There!

THIS IS ONE TAPINTO READER'S MESSAGE: 

This Father’s Day, let’s take a moment from our busy schedules to honor our dads, biological or otherwise. By celebrating dads, we acknowledge all that they mean to us. As for my dad, to really understand him it is necessary to reflect on his entire life.

His beginnings were truly humble. His parents’ migration to this ...

Red Bank YMCA – Try a 3-Month Membership

RED BANK, NJ:  The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County

Is offering a 3-month “Check-it Out” Summer membership that is a great deal.

This promotion welcomes back members and those who want to check out all the fantastic programs the Y has to offer.

Here’s the terrific deal:

No Contract, No Commitment

Unlimited Fitness Classes

Outdoor ...

Holmdel's Bell Works to Host Community Fireworks July 7th.

HOLMDEL, NJ - The annual fireworks dispaly at Bell Works, 101, Crawfords Corner Road, Holmdel, will be held this year! The annual celebration was canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic. 

The fireworks are planned for July 7th, after sundown. 

The Fireworks show can be viewed from the parking lots at Bell Works. The event is free and open to the public. 

WATCH: Middletown Passes to Holmdel - Police Departments Participate in 38th Annual Torch Run for the Special Olympics

The 2021 Law Enforcement Torch Run a Great Success! TAPinto was on the scene in Middletown, Holmdel, Hazlet and Keyort! Watch video recap here: 

MONMOUTH COUNTY- Traffic was backed up at times on route 35 North, in the early afternoon on Friday, June 11. It was all for a great reason. It was a day of unity, teamwork, and hope, as law enforcement in Monmouth County participated in the ...

"Walking the Beat" - Brookdale Appoints Angela Kariotis as Diversity and Inclusion Director

MIDDLETOWN, NJ:  Brookdale Community College announced that Angela Kariotis was appointed as the College's first Director of Diversity and Inclusion. This position was designed to will elevate and accelerate the College’s twenty-first century vision for inclusive excellence. 

"We are fortunate to bring Angela ...

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore Gala Raises Over $155,000 to Support Leadership Opportunities for Local Youth.

Above photo: Gala honorees, former honorees, member of GSJS leadership team, GSJS board members, government officials... 

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore:  "Together we build girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place."

FARMINGDALE, NJ: On the evening of Wednesday, May 26, Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore raised over ...

CLOTHING DONATIONS JUNE 5: ASHLEY LAUREN PEDIATRIC CANCER FOUNDATION ANNUAL CLOTHING DRIVE.

COLLECTING: CLOTHING OF ALL SIZES, PURSES, BELTS, SHOES, STUFFED ANIMALS, BED LINENS.

YOU can be a part of something great! Visit the Jersey Shore on June 5th and donate your gently used or new clothing to The Ashley Lauren Foundation Annual Clothing Drive to benefit The Ashley Lauren Foundation (ALF). The collection will be held on Saturday, June 5, 2021 from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm ...

Leading the Way Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore Appoints 6 New Members to Board of Directors

JERSEY SHORE: Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore serves approximately 9,000 girls ages 5-18 in Monmouth and Ocean counties. May is an exciting month for the organization. Their Annual Gala is next week and just last week, on May 12, the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore appointed local leaders with experience in human rights, business, law, education, and accounting to the Girl ...

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NJNG is Advancing the Fight Against Climate Change

Across the nation and here in New Jersey, the effects of climate change have become far too prevalent and far too common.

Along our state’s coastline, the effects of climate change are a reality we face every day.

As a business headquartered here at the Jersey Shore, New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG) recognizes the urgency of climate change and has taken a leading role in reducing ...

Girls Scouts of the Jersey Shore: Bye Bye Masks, Hello Smiles!

June 24, 2021

MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES – Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore welcomed 125 smiling children to opening day of camp on Monday, with new safety guidelines as the coronavirus pandemic enters its second summer season. The 125 happy campers were able to say, "Goodbye masks, hello camp!" 

Following the latest COVID-19 safety measures from the New Jersey ...

The Barn on South Holland: A Special Place for Celebrations, Gatherings and Community Events.

HOLMDEL, NJ: There is an enchanting new event venue on South Holland Road in Holmdel. When Anthony Pesce purchased the property at 279 South Holland Road, in May 2019, he didn't even consider creating a space for private events. Pesce purchased the 9-acre property, with an older ranch style home near the front of the property, and an old barn located out ...

LGBTQ Community Celebrates 'Pride in the Park'

 The local LGBTQ community and friends and family celebrated a “Pride in the Park” event at beautiful Riverside Gardens overlooking the Navesink River, in Red Bank, on Saturday with an enthusiastic and fun crowd of over 100 enjoying the festivities. 

June celebrates Pride Month for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community to honor ...

Primary Over: Republicans relax at Bar Anticipation

June 10, 2021

MONMOUTH, NJ - The Monmouth County Republican organization kicked back a bit on Wednesday at Bar Anticipation in Belmar New Jersey. The event was an after election party and fundraiser. After a busy primary season, candidates and their supporters stopped by the popular location in Belmar for food, drink and conversation.

Jack Ciattarelli visited the ...

From Sears to ShopRite: ShopRite at Kings Commons Opens in Middletown

June 24, 2021

MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Get ready to shop in one of the biggest ShopRites you may have ever seen as ShopRite at Kings Commons Opens in Middletown. 

The Saker family was on hand to cut the ribbon at the new state-of-the-art supermarket in Middletown, NJ. Located at the former Sears building, the scale of the shopping center is big.

ShopRite at Kings Commons in Middletown will ...

Bayshore News: Keansburg Man is Found Guilty in Strangulation of Fiancée

June 24, 2021

 FREEHOLD –  A Keansburg man was found guilty of Aggravated Assault By Strangulation in what was the first criminal jury trial in Monmouth County since trials were suspended as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, announced Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey.

On Tuesday June 22, 2021, Jaself Brown, 35, of Keansburg, was found guilty of Aggravated Assault by ...

Riverview Medical Center Foundation Welcomes New Trustees; Lee DeJulius and John J. Maggiacomo III

Red Bank, NJ – June 23, 2021 – Hackensack Meridian Riverview Medical Center Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Lee DeJulius and John J. Maggiacomo III to the Riverview Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees.

“In a post-pandemic world, it is all the more evident that our local hospitals need a strong board of trustees to help hospitals navigate the ...

Small Business Owner Joins United Teletech Financial as Small Business Lender

Tinton Falls, NJ – United Teletech Financial welcomes Jodi Rattiner as a Senior Commercial Lending Specialist. Jodi brings extensive knowledge in commercial lending, retail banking, retail lending, credit analysis, financial risk, management and leadership.

Jodi started her own small business 15 years ago from scratch and continues to see year over year growth. Applying her personal ...

Obituaries

Mar 19, 1930 - Jun 7, 2021
Josephine “Irene” Dochych, 91, of Holmdel, passed away Monday at home. Irene was ...
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Nov 3, 1955 - May 20, 2021
Frank Louis Torrone, 65, of Staten Island passed away on May 20th. Frank was born and raised on ...
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Apr 14, 1934 - May 8, 2021
John Anastos, 87, died on Saturday, May 8, 2021 in Marlton, NJ. He was born in Paterson, ...
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Jan 15, 1931 - May 6, 2021
Anna M.  (Scalzadonna)  De Sousa, 89 of Colts Neck, New Jersey died on May 6, 2021 at ...
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Nov 27, 1964 - May 7, 2021
Surrounded by Rosy’s Riveters, the strongest 56-year-old warrior peacefully fell asleep in ...
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Mar 24, 1962 - Apr 11, 2021
Ellen Marie Gerlich of Spring Lake Heights, NJ, age 59, died of complications from COVID-19 ...
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