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Heroes Among Us: Beacon of Life Wounded Warrior Fundraiser Gathers Nice Group in Support of Veterans

August 22, 2020

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: On Wednesday, August 12th, Beacon of Life, a PACE Program, hosted a fundraiser to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.  The event was appropriately held at the Parade Field at Fort Monmouth and was free to Veterans and Active Military. A five dollar donation to the Wounded Warrior Project was recommended to the public.

Beacon of Life executive, Angela Ashley, ...

Your Business Can Join Comfort Keepers in Supporting Beacon of Life's Wounded Warriors Event

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Comfort Keepers In Home Care supports events and organizations that make a positive difference in our communities. Right now Comfort Keepers is supporting Beacon of Life's Wounded Warrior Fundraiser. Your business can also be a part of supporting our Veterans! You can have your business' name included on the flag of support for our Veteran's at the ...

On July 4th, Warplanes to Conduct Flyover Along the Hudson River, Statue of Liberty

NEW JERSEY - The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has announced the scheduled July 4th flyover of New York City and the Hudson River, as part of its "salute to the Great Cities of the American Revolution."

Reportedly led by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, the flyover will also consist of F-15 and F-22 fighters U.S. Marine Corps F-35 fighters, as well as USAF B-1, B-2, and B-52 ...

Veteran Care Services, dedicated to those who gave us our Independence Day

"The Veteran Care Service team's focus on benefits for our Veterans really fills a void in our society. They carry the banner that says don't forget the sacrifice these men and women have made for our Country! They provide a clear and concise way for these folks to access the benefits and programs that they earned, need and deserve." Ron T.

NEW JERSEY: As always, Veteran Care ...

D-Day Facts: Saturday, June 6th 2020 Marks 76th Anniversary

Today, June 6, 2020, is the 76th anniversary of D-Day, a day when we should all take time to remember and honor the men and women of our Armed forces who helped free a world from evil.  The operations at Normandy were the beginning to the end of WWII.

Growing up, I was taught to honor and respect those that sacrificed so much to keep the world free from those that would impose their will, ...

History of Memorial Day and How it Became the Start of Summer


Memorial Day, as the name implies, was established to create a day of remembrance to honor soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the U.S. Civil War. Our culture today, however, associates the holiday with the start of summer activities, like barbecues and going to the beach. How did this once somber holiday become the signal of summer? 

After the Civil War ended in the ...


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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 ...

Upcoming Events


Thu, September 24, 11:30 AM

Escapology , Holmdel

Escapology in Bell Works to Host Grand Opening ...


Sun, September 27, 4:00 PM

Poricy Park Gazebo, Middletown

Middletown Arts Center Music Café at Poricy Park ...

Arts & Entertainment


Wed, September 30, 7:00 PM



The Arnone Report, Working for You!

September 12, 2020

 A new school year is officially upon us and though it may look different from past school years, we still must be extra cautious when driving around our communities!

It’s always important – and especially now that children are back in school – that everyone obeys speed limits, stops for pedestrians and avoids distractions when driving. It’s also important that ...

Gov. Murphy: COVID-19 Update, Travel Advisory, and Voter Registration

September 23, 2020

NEW JERSEY — Gov. Phil Murphy was in Union City Tuesday with Mayor Brian Stack to rally folks to fill out the 2020 Census. There are only eight days left to complete it — it's quick, easy and safe, and can be done online.


Gov. Murphy reported New Jersey has 457 new positive cases, for a cumulative total of 200,580. There are also seven new confirmed COVID-19 deaths, ...

Bell Works Secures Lease Renewal and Expansion with Spirent Communications, Signs Three Additional New Office Leases

September 23, 2020

 Strong momentum at the mixed-use campus reaffirms appeal of ‘Metroburb’ amid challenging climate

HOLMDEL, N.J.  Somerset Development, a team dedicated to reimagining the built world and shattering traditional development models in the process, today announced the signing of renewed and expanded lease terms with Spirent Communications (‘Spirent’) in addition ...


RED BANK, NJ — Lunch Break, the food pantry and social service organization, announces its new Board of Trustees members for 2020-2021, effective September 16th, 2020.  We are grateful for the support and commitment of our retiring members President John Klein and trustees Michael Blechman, Lou Scaduto Jr., Tori Sickles and Kim Tsimbinos and thank them for their generosity, kindness, ...


LINCROFT, NJ: Susan Pagano, program manager of business, career, and technology training at Brookdale Community College, has been named one of the Phenomenal Women Under 40 by the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore.

This year Pagano, along with nine other women from Monmouth and Ocean Counties, will be honored at the Fifth Annual Phenomenal Women Under 40 even on Wednesday, September 23. The ...


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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Jan 16, 1939 - Aug 16, 2020
Donald Lewis Ahlers, 81, of Holmdel passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 16. He was born in ...
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