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Middletown Students make sure classmates are in the know about voting rights with help of League of Women's Voters' Program.

May 10, 2021

Community Leadership Shines With Middletown Students! 

MIDDLETOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ:  Middletown High School South students and their teachers worked with the League of Women Voters (LWV) to present the history of enfranchisement in the United States of America. Five Middletown students Jessica Hoffmann, Scott Melski, Charlotte Parauda, Lillian Hardwick and Sophia Luna narrated the ...

LIVE: Middletown Board of Education Meeting

MIDDLETOWN, NJ - With a changing world and the evolution of social media many meetings can be watched online - check out the Middletown Board of Education meeting live right here below:


Middletown Township Board of Education Discussed More Inclusive Special Education, COVID-19 Spending, at April 21st meeting

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Middletown Township parents and Public School community members got the chance to learn about a proposal to make special education more inclusive, as well as how some COVID-19 related relief funding is being distributed and continue to put in their two cents on the district’s re-opening plan, during the Board of Ed’s April 21st meeting, broadcasted on Zoom and ...

Middletown High School North's Luke Kratz Earns Prestigious Scholarship

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: High School North senior Luke Kratz was notified earlier this week that he was one of just 25 students across the state to earn the prestigious New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association Student Scholarship.

The honor awards $2000 each to these select graduating seniors for continued displays of leadership in their communities or school-related ...

Oak Hill Academy Recognizes World Book Day

April 23 Celebrates World Book Day. Every new day is an opportunity to read! 

In a world of never-ending social media streams and ever-present technological devices, taking a moment to sit down and read a library book can seem like a lost art. We do everything we can at school to foster students’ love of reading, but carrying on good habits at home is an essential supplement to ...

Stay the course by taking a few at Brookdale Community College.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Brookdale Community College offers degrees in 75 Academic Programs including options, 7 Academic Credit Certificates, and 11 Academic Credit Certificates of Achievement. Learn more about Brookdale and all it has to offer.

Hazlet Board of Education Cuts Tax Rate: Public Hearing Set for May 3rd

HAZLET, NJ - Hazlet taxpayers may be breathing a sigh of relief as the difficult year with COVID-19 starts to get a little better with more in person learning. In addition, a modest cut to their tax rate in the proposed budget can make a dollar travel just a little farther.

 May 3rd 2021 is the scheduled public hearing date for the Hazlet Schools 2021-2022 Budget.

According to the ...

NJ Gets Cleared to Hold Off on School Testing

Students will still face a version of the mandatory exam in the fall. But questions on the details linger.

Special to This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit

In a bit of a surprise, the Murphy administration ...

Middletown: Team from Mater Dei Prep Headed to 2021 National Academic WorldQuest Competition

A team of high school students from Mater Dei Prep in Middletown along with teams from Biotechnology High School in Freehold and Cherokee High School in Marlton will represent New Jersey for the very first time at the 2021 Academic WorldQuest national competition, which will be held virtually this year on April 17.

The teams qualified to go to the national competition after the World ...

The Academy NJ: Middletown Woman Founder of a new year-round school for children with specific learning needs. Register now for April 10th Information Session.

The Academy NJ is all about enjoyable, colorful learning spaces where the child feels physically and emotionally comfortable. The kids have "movement breaks" after each learning period, where they walk, run, play 15 min of sports, go outside... and return to fun learning. 

HOLMDEL, NJ: Bell Works brings so much to our community. Where else can you stop by for a business ...


The Woman’s Exchange Presents $350,000 For Scholarships To Brookdale Community College 

May 1, 2021

Monmouth County, NJ - The Board of Directors of the Woman's Exchange of Monmouth County presented a check of $350,000 to Dr. David Stout, president of Brookdale Community College. These funds will provide scholarships over ten years to women, age 25 or older, living in Monmouth County enrolling in continuing education ...


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TAPinto Tips: Intro to SEO

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - If you own a business, you might be familiar with lots of trends in marketing that promise to increase your business: social media and email campaigns, as well as paid and organic ads. One trend that tends to get overlooked is SEO, or search engine optimization. SEO is a proven and necessary tool, but you may ask yourself, “What is it?” and “How can you best ...

Veteran TAPinto Franchisee Launches TAPinto Raritan Bay

SAYREVILLE, NJ - Longtime TAPinto Scotch Plains-Fanwood franchisee John Mooney is taking his talents to the banks of the Raritan. After spending years growing TAPinto Scotch Plains-Fanwood into one of the networks top 5 most-visited sites, Mooney is officially launching TAPinto Raritan Bay, covering Sayreville and South Amboy, N.J.

“Since I am familiar with Sayreville-South Amboy and ...

NJ Reports Vaccination Data by Town; Murphy Gives Latest COVID Numbers, Says NFL Games Could Have Greater Capacity in the Fall

May 11, 2021

NEW JERSEY -- Touting the benefits of vaccination in curbing the spread of COVID-19, Gov. Phil Murphy at his press briefing today said that he anticipates that the CDC and the FDA will give the green light to Pfizer’s emergency use authorization application to vaccinate adolescents between the ages of 12 to 15. Murphy added that the New Jersey Dept. of Health is currently ...

Middletown Township Committee Introduces 2021 Budget with 0% Municipal Tax Rate Increase

May 6, 2021

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – The Middletown Township Committee introduced its $84.4 million budget with a zero percent municipal tax rate increase at the Monday, May 3rd Township Committee Workshop Meeting.

The proposed 2021 municipal budget represents an ongoing commitment to minimizing costs while maximizing tax dollars and services. Despite a loss in revenue due to the ongoing COVID-19 ...

Riverview Medical Center Foundation Welcomes Fred Voccola to Board of Trustees.

Red Bank, NJ – May 4, 2021 – Hackensack Meridian Riverview Medical Center Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Fred Voccola to the Riverview Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees.

“We are delighted to welcome Fred to this incredibly strong board of trustees,” says Todd Shellenberger, executive director, Riverview Medical Center Foundation.

Bayshore Medical Center Earns Accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers of the American College of Surgeons

HOLMDEL, NJ - Hackensack Meridian Bayshore Medical Center has received accreditation from The National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a quality program administered by the American College of Surgeons (ACS).

To achieve NAPBC accreditation, a breast center demonstrates compliance with the NAPBC standards that address a center’s leadership, clinical services, research, ...


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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Dec 1, 1935 - Apr 29, 2021
Philip DeStasio, 85, of Middletown, NJ passed away Thursday surrounded by his family. Philip was ...
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Feb 12, 1957 - Apr 22, 2021
Gregory Gary Fiederowicz, 64 of Holmdel died peacefully at home on Thursday April 22, 2021.  ...
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Dec 26, 1953 - Apr 17, 2021
Herman H. Lee (李海羅), 67 of Morganville, died at Vitas Hospice with his family by his side, on ...
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Sep 22, 1947 - Apr 6, 2021
Alice Regina Houston of Holmdel passed away at age 73 on April 6, 2021 following a three-month-long ...
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Mar 3, 1941 - Apr 2, 2021
We lost our beloved Father, Grandfather, Samir Jacob on April 2, 2021 at the age ...
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