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July 4, 2020

Note: The following text is a transcription of the Stone Engraving of the parchment Declaration of Independence (the document on display in the Rotunda at the National Archives Museum.) The spelling and punctuation reflects the original. In Congress, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of ...

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Beachgoers seek normalcy after long lockdown, but not without misgivings about pandemic 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 njspotlight.com. On ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ – Today, Monmouth ACTS (Assisting Community Through Services) officially launched the Financial Recovery Initiative to help support the financial needs of Monmouth County residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Recognizing that the financial impact of the pandemic was going to ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Tonight, on July 3, 2020, to safeguard supporters, Hackensack Meridian Riverview Medical Center Foundation will not be hosting the annual Family Fireworks on the Navesink event this year. However, the traditional fireworks display will still go off between 9:15 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.

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RED BANK, NJ: I hope this letter finds you and your families safe, healthy, and enjoying the beginning of summer break. While it should be our priority to enjoy the summer and our families to the maximum, inevitably, questions about September 2020 will arise. Along with these questions will come ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy announced today he signed a three-month $7.6 billion budget extension prompted by the coronavirus pandemic that allows the State to continue spending through September. Murphy said the three-month gap budget, which authorizes state spending through the extended ...

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RED BANK, NJ - Although he planned to loosen restrictions on indoor dining in New Jersey on Thursday, July 2, Gov. Phil Murphy announced at his daily COVID-19 press conference Monday that he will delay the reopening. He provided no timetable of when indoor dining -- even at reduced capacity -- ...

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RED BANK, NJ – It's now the busy season at beaches, pools, and lakes, and the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County is reminding parents, caregivers, and everyone in our community to make water safety a priority.  While the COVID-19 shutdown forced the cancellation of the Y's water safety programs, ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Happy Independence Day! The physical library is still closed, but starting July 6th, we will be offering Curbside Services. Click here for full details. What are Curbside Services? In accordance with the Governor's order, we are offering library materials through curbside ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  The 2020 Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 and the General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.  Polls open on both dates at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. For those who wish to vote in person, there will be one (1) polling place open for this ...

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TRENTON, NJ — N.J. Motor Vehicle Commission has delayed its June 29 reopening of agencies for in-person transactions for another week. However, road testing will resume at licensing centers, and inspections stations will be fully operational this upcoming Monday. MVC Chief Administrator Sue ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The borough council will be meeting electronically on Wednesday, July 1, for their Workshop Session. These workshop sessions have department supervisors, including fire and police, discuss ordinances/resolutions and other matters prior to the council meeting. Highlights of the ...

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TINTON FALLS, NJ: Fifty years in business.  Fifty years. The criteria to reach that Golden Anniversary can be summed up with three measures; dedication, customer service and a love of what you do. Purr’N Pooch Pet Resorts, one of the first modern, enclosed and controlled environment pet ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Family YMCA will distribute 179 boxes of fresh produce for those in need on Wednesday, July 1, from 12noon to 2pm.   The Red Bank Y is located at 166 Maple Avenue and has been working with Seashore Produce under the “Friends of Farmers” program. To see the Fresh ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Murphy has released guidance on heading back to school in September and, by now, much of it is no surprise. The key items that everyone should read are here: Each and every school will be required to address 10 critical areas of operation in their restart plans, state ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Red Bank Gas Main Struck RED BANK, NJ: At 8:32am this morning, a gas main was reported struck and broken at 24 White Street.  Buildings in the area of the break are going to be evacuated. All pedestrian traffic to be shut down in the area. The White Street road is ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  The 2020 Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 and the General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.   Polls open on both dates at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Other important dates are listed below.   Tuesday, July 7, 2020 (8:00 pm) Deadline for ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Market will be open on Sundays from 9am-12pm. (Note the new hours). You can now walk through the market but face masks are required as is social distancing. Location: The Galleria Red Bank Parking Lot, 2 Bridge Avenue (corner of West Front St. and Bridge Ave.) The ...

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RED BANK, NJ: TAPinto Red Bank recently took a hot and dusty stroll down White Street to see the progress on the road improvement project. Contractor Shore Top Construction has been digging trenches in the middle of White Street and have finished with the sanitary laterals (pipes from the ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy defended the state’s new travel advisory amid questions of whether it lacks teeth and suggestions of whether it constitutes retaliation against states that had once imposed restrictions on northeastern states. The advisory, which was announced Wednesday in lockstep ...

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Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon, Esq. is continuing to update Monmouth County voters about the July 7, 2020 Primary Election which is being conducted primarily via Vote by Mail, per the Governor’s Executive Order. We encourage you to view our centralized ...

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SHREWSBURY, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County pivoted immediately when its facilities shut down in March as the COVID crisis started. The gym floors, exercise spaces and pools were vacant, but employees and volunteers jumped into action to respond to critical community needs. Working in ...

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TINTON FALLS, NJ: Fifty years in business.  Fifty years. The criteria to reach that Golden Anniversary can be summed up with three measures; dedication, customer service and a love of what you do. Purr’N Pooch Pet Resorts, one of the first modern, enclosed and controlled environment pet ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Amusement park rides, water parks and playgrounds will re-open in time for July 4th weekend, with 50% capacity and other COVID-19 protocols. “It's just a coincidence that it's a scorcher outside today, but today we are announcing that outdoor amusement parks and water parks will be ...

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Special to TAPinto. 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 njspotlight.com. Since Memorial Day, the Jersey Shore has been grinding back to life. But ...

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NEW JERSEY - Salem County has been slated for a 200-acre off shore wind port, per the governor who announced the $500 million impact on the state's economy at today's COVID-19 press conference. "This is a big deal," Governor Phil Murphy said.  "This is a once in a generation opportunity," ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The physical Red Bank Public Library is still closed, but we will be offering curbside pick-up services in the coming weeks. More news to follow on ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  Feeling a little sluggish and avoiding the mirror?  Perhaps you succumbed to the “Quarantine 15.”    You know, where you gained fifteen pounds in the last three months as your primary exercise was jogging to the refrigerator! ChillRx Cryotherapy of Red Bank re-opened yesterday ...

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RED BANK, NJ: In an effort to be proactive and provide a public service, the Red Bank Housing Authority will be providing on-site testing for the COVID-19 virus and antibodies.  The testing will be undertaken in the Evergreen Terrace Parking Lot by a private laboratory on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 ...

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  RED BANK: Senator Vin Gopal will join Red Bank and Long Branch law enforcement, clergy, elected officials, and community leaders for a Zoom discussion panel on police and community relations and the necessity of law enforcement reform ...

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