Former Health Club Bookkeeper Sentenced To 3 Years For Theft

  POINT PLEASANT – After stealing over $75,000, a former bookkeeper of The Atlantic Club has been sentenced to three years in...

20 Cats Dropped Off At Shelter

  EATONTOWN – An unknown person dropped 20 cats off in front of the Monmouth County SPCA on the morning of September...

Alliance Recognizes National Suicide Prevention Month

  HOWELL – Township Municipal Alliance Coordinator Christa Kessler Riddle wants to remind the public that September is National Suicide Prevention Month.

Garden To Celebrate 19th Amendment

  FREEHOLD – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon joined members of the Board of Chosen Freeholders for the 100th Anniversary of...

Teen Facing Murder Charge As Adult

  FREEHOLD – A Lakewood man, who was 17 when a murder took place, will be charged as an adult, police said.

Officials Clash Over Voting Issues

  HOWELL – Mayor Theresa Berger debated with members of council and administrative staff concerning the wording of a resolution about voting...

More Schools Warn Parents About COVID-19 Diagnosis

  STAFFORD – Southern Regional High School is the latest area school that is known to have told parents about a COVID-19...

Monmouth Will Have First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

  EATONTOWN – Monmouth County’s first medical marijuana dispensary will be opened in Eatontown on September 17, according to the New Jersey...

Boat Parade Sets Course To Support Vets, Police And Trump

  NEW JERSEY – Some red and white was added to all that blue water in the Barnegat Bay during Labor Day...

Howell School To Temporarily Go Remote After COVID-19 Case

HOWELL - Students who attend the Griebling School will be switched to a fully remote learning program for two days this week...

Now Hiring: Micromedia Seeking F/T Graphic Designer

Micromedia Publications, the publisher of seven weekly newspapers in Ocean/Monmouth and the hyperlocal website Jersey Shore Online, is seeking an innovative &...

99 Purple Flags Posted For Overdose Awareness

  HOWELL – Some might recall the 1980s song “99 Luft (red) Balloons” but it is 99 purple flags that are flying...

USGS Reports 3.1 Magnitude Earthquake in New Jersey

NEW JERSEY - As if 2020 couldn't get any weirder. The United States Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake struck the...

Howell Police Corporal Retiring

  HOWELL – A long time police officer is turning in his badge and is retiring from the force.

Students Head Back To School This Week

  HOWELL – On September 10, students will be heading back to school in the township starting the 2020-21 school year like...

Cop Admits To Stealing From Police Union

FREEHOLD – A Brielle police officer admitted to taking more than $700 from the expense account of his local police union, Monmouth...

Howell Woman Arrested In Puppy Deaths

HOWELL – A township woman was apprehended after being charged with four counts of animal cruelty in June according to Monmouth County...

Man Critically Injured In Asbury Park Shooting Incident

FREEHOLD – Despite rumors circulating on social media indicating that a shooting incident on September 2 involved a police officer, that information...

Howell Day Cancelled

  HOWELL – Like many other town festivals scheduled for the summer and fall, Howell Day will not take place this year...

Sticker Presented For Businesses That Follow Virus Safety Rules

  HOWELL – Similar to the way restaurants post health department inspection results, the township’s Business Recovery Taskforce presented a sticker that...

Freehold Regional Starting Year Remotely

  FREEHOLD – Unlike Howell’s K-8 District which recently unveiled plans for its hybrid of remote and virtual learning instruction, for the...

High School Cancels Sports Workouts Over COVID-19 Fears

  HOWELL – At a time when district officials are making the tough decision on how to reopen schools in September, some...

Neighbors Suspected Drug Dealing, And They Were Right

  BRICK – When neighbors on Baywood Boulevard suspected drug dealing going on in a home, they called the cops. The police...

Police And Kids Serve Each Other

  HOWELL – While police officers serve their community, the community often has opportunities to serve the police.  ...

Former Cop Charged With Forgery

  BRIELLE – A former police officer was charged with forging documents in order to buy a property in Brielle, and other...

Front Line Fighter Of War On COVID-19 Urges Caution

  NEW JERSEY – Those in the medical field are on the front line of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the health crisis...

State AG Probe Into Police Involved Fatal Shooting

  ASBURY PARK – An investigation in the fatal shooting of a 39-year-old man is being conducted by the Attorney General’s Office....

State Police ID Victim In Fatal Parkway Crash

TRENTON – State Police identified a 70-year-old Tinton Falls man who died after his vehicle veered off the Garden State Parkway.

Plans Will Help Businesses During COVID-19

  HOWELL – A recently formed township economic taskforce to address coronavirus impacts on local businesses is making progress.

Girl Scout Supporters Raise $130K To Fuel Leadership Programs

  FARMINGDALE – The ongoing pandemic has created many challenges for nonprofits, which rely on fundraising events to support their community work....

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