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Vehicle Crash GSP South

May 18, 2022

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: TAPinto was on the scene at 7:55 a.m., on the Garden State Parkway South, where a motor vehicle accident had occurred. Traffic remains backed up between Holmdel's exit 114, and Lincroft/Red Bank exit 109. First responders were on the scene quickly. Please avoid area at this time if possible. This article will be updated as details come in.  

Murphy Announces American Rescue Plan Firefighter Grant Program

NEW JERSEY - Gov. Phil Murphy Monday morning announced the new American Rescue Plan Firefighter Grant Program. The grants will help local and regional fire departments provide first responders with proper protective, cleaning and sanitation equipment. Murphy made his announcment in person at the Hackensack Fire Department, according to a news release from the Governor's ...

UPDATE: Two have been apprehended following an early morning vehicle theft, which ended in a crash.

HOLMDEL NJ - Holmdel Police Department has provided an update to the early morning pursuit of a stolen vehicle. Around 1:00 a.m. early Friday morning, TAPinto received a report that a stolen vehicle pursuit in Holmdel, ended in a crash at Everett Road and Route 520, in Middletown. Four subjects fled on foot. At this time, two of the suspects have been apprehended and two are still ...

Middletown Police Participate in National Take Back Initiative, April 30, Police Headquarters.

Middletown, NJ – On April 19, 2022, Middletown Twp. Police Chief R. Craig Weber announced that the Police Department will once again be participating in the “National Take Back Initiative” in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), New Jersey Division and other state and local law enforcement agencies.  The program will occur on Saturday, April 30, ...

Tragedy on Route 9 in Freehold Takes Lives of Two Teens

FREEHOLD – A single-car crash has claimed the life of two passengers in Freehold Township Tuesday evening, announced Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey.

On Tuesday April 19, 2022, at approximately 10:38 p.m., the Freehold Township Police Department responded to a report of an overturned vehicle. The subsequent investigation revealed that a 2004 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by a ...

Closed! Laurel Avenue Work is Now Underway in Middletown, Seek Detours

HOLMDEL/MIDDLETOWN/HAZLET: As with so many things, we hear a message repeated but until the action commences we may not quite listen. Road detours are a great example.

Such is the case with Laurel Avenue which is now completely shut down due to a prior accident with a truck against the bridge. This was no ordinary truck this was a heavy truck which damaged at least one track for NJ ...

Stolen Vehicle in Middletown

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: TAPinto received a report around 11:10 a.m. of a carjacking near or on Bernard Drive, in Middletown. Middletown police updated the information confirming that it is a stolen vehicle case, and not a carjacking. Unconfirmed report is the vehicle was a white Range Rover, NJ plate U83-NAY. Unconfirmed report states that suspect is a black male wearing a black hoodie. If ...

Middletown Deputy Chief Paul Bailey Graduates from FBI National Academy

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – The township's finest in blue just became even finer! As in "Gold Standard Fine"!

Middletown Township Chief of Police Craig Weber, formally announced that Deputy Chief Paul Bailey has graduated as a member of the 281st session of the FBI National Academy. 

Chief Weber, who is a graduate of the National Academy’s 229th session, commented, ...

Middletown Police Seeking Volunteers for Domestic Violence Response Team

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

MIDDLETOWN, NJ -  According to the National Domestic Abuse Hotline, an average of 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States. That is more ...

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Happy Mother's Day!

May 8, 2022

NEW JERSEY: HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY FROM TAPINTO! Commemorations to honor mothers and motherhood have been happening for centuries and can be traced back to the Ancient Greeks and Romans who paid homage to their mother goddesses. Today, tributes to mothers occur all around the world at different times of the year, but the American version of Mother's Day was started in May, 1908 by a woman ...

Butterflies for Beautiful Maddy: 2nd Annual Fashion Show, Reserve Today for May 18. Designs Fashioned by Brookdale Community College Students.

RUMSON, NJ - Reserve today for Butterfllies for Maddy!  the 2nd Annual Fashion Show to benefit DontShockMe.org. The event is on Wednesday, May 18, from 6pm-10pm, at Windows on the Water, at Surfrider Beach Club, Sea Bright, NJ.

The fashion designs are made possible by community partner: Brookdale Community College.

Support your community and give-back to an important cause that ...

Planning a Birthday Party? Escapology in Holmdel's Bell Works Offers an Amazingly Fun Venue for the Whole Family.

WINNER – Best Escapology Franchise Worldwide
WINNER – USA Today Escape Room Award
WINNER – Top 10 Best Places to Have a Birthday Party in NJ

Escape rooms are all the rage these days and the newest form of family fun entertainment hitting NJ.  One of the leaders in this industry, Escapology, has a beautiful, fun, exciting party venue in Holmdel's Bell ...

CNBA Hosts 12th Annual Luncheon at Trump National Golf Club.

April 25, 2022

Colts Neck's famous "Breakfast Club" plus one!  ;-)

COLTS NECK, NJ: Colts Neck Business Association (CNBA), hosted a successful and well attended, 12th Annual Luncheon. The event reunited over 200 local leaders in business, nonprofits, government and community. For many it was the first in-person event they attended, in some time. 

The luncheon was ...

Gov. Murphy Announces Police Licensing Proposal Aiming to Build Community Trust

May 19, 2022

CEDAR GROVE, NJ — Aiming to “lift the unfair stigma” placed on law enforcement, Gov. Phil Murphy along with Acting Attorney General Matt Platkin announced a new police licensing program that will require all law enforcement officers hold a valid, active license issued by the Police Training Commission (PTC) in order to be employed in the ...

Discover St. Thomas Aquinas at Summer Showcase

May 12, 2022

With summer just around the corner, that means it's also time to think about your high school plans for when summer is over.

So if you're still undecided about your high school home, we're certain that St. Thomas Aquinas High School's showcase event will make your choice easier. You'll have an opportunity to meet students, faculty, and coaches; tour the building; and ...

Obituaries

Aug 6, 1929 - May 13, 2022
Caroline Josephine Penczak, 92 of Brick, died on Friday, May 13. She was born in Newark to the ...
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Jun 30, 1938 - May 4, 2022
Rosemarie Reddington, 83, of Long Branch, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 4th surrounded ...
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Jun 9, 1932 - May 8, 2022
Carlos Da Costa Martins, 89 of Colts Neck passed Sunday morning surrounded by his family. Carlos ...
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Feb 22, 1930 - May 6, 2022
Veronica H. Gray, 92 of Colts Neck died on Friday, May 6. She was born in Lackawanna, PA in 1930 ...
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Dec 24, 1929 - Apr 27, 2022
Joan Barbara Crowley, 92, of Holmdel, passed away Wednesday surrounded by her family. Joan was ...
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Jan 4, 1948 - Apr 27, 2022
William J. Thynne, 74, of Morganville, passed away on Wednesday surrounded by his ...
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