New Pump Out Boat Named And Launched

  FREEHOLD – A Wall Township student who won the county’s essay contest recently got to name the new pump out boat.

More Pills Prescribed During Pandemic

  HOWELL – Even during a pandemic, proper security and disposal of medications remains important for saving lives from accidental poisonings, medication...

Parents Of Autistic Teen Discuss Coping Mechanisms During COVID-19

  NEW JERSEY – While conditions are gradually changing to allow more in person contact during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic quarantine, autistic...

Howell Residents Protest In Support Of Black Lives Matter

  HOWELL – She had never organized a rally before but with the support of several friends, township resident Juliet Emma Klesitz knew...

New Safety Rules As Salons, Barbershops Reopen

  NEW JERSEY – Barbershops, hair salons and wax bars among others finally reopened their doors and took customers after months of...

With Baseball Cancelled, BlueClaws Discuss What Could Have Been

 LAKEWOOD - It was far from the 20th season the Lakewood BlueClaws had in mind.  The Philadelphia Phillies' low...

Rebel Mascot Name Change Stirs Up Opinions

  HOWELL – What’s in name? Well sometimes quite a lot…which is why Freehold Regional High School officials have decided to change...

Two Arrested After Fleeing Police

  HOWELL – Police said they observed a vehicle moving erratically. An attempt to pull it over led to a short chase...

Discovered Human Remains Was Missing Woman

FREEHOLD – A medical examiner has confirmed that the human remains found at 86 Wickapecko Drive in Ocean Township are indeed that of Jacqueline Terrulli, 65, who went missing...

Farmers’ Market Starts Second Season

  HOWELL – Fresh air, sunny skies and a bit of a breeze made for a perfect Sunday afternoon for the second...

Argument Erupts Over Land Mayor Selling For Open Space

HOWELL – Calling it personal, Mayor Theresa Berger questioned why Deputy Mayor Evelyn O’Donnell called for an appraisal of property that Berger...

Local Woman Pleads Guilty To Bank Fraud

  NEWARK – A Manalapan woman admitted her role in a scheme to falsify loan documents to defraud a mortgage lender.

Howell Couple Charged In The Death Of Four Puppies

FREEHOLD – A Howell Township couple is facing charges of animal cruelty after four German Shepherd puppies in their care died due...

Officials Call For In-Person Graduations

  HOWELL –Township Mayor Theresa Berger wanted to see students have an in-person graduation ceremony, especially those Howell students who will also...

COVID-19 Cancels Monmouth County Fair

MONMOUTH COUNTY – Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, officials have canceled the 2020 Monmouth County Fair. According to a post on...

Winning Lottery Ticket Was Bought In Howell

  HOWELL – If you purchased a jackpot-winning Jersey Cash 5 ticket last Saturday at the township’s County Farm Food Store on...

COVID-19 Economic Taskforce Created; Method Debated

   HOWELL – The formation of a township economic taskforce to address coronavirus impacts on local businesses prompted some strong discussion about...

Towns Save Money On Snow-Less Season

  JERSEY SHORE – The sun was shining. The sky was clear. Temperatures were up in the 70s.  ...

Shore Area Residents Protest George Floyd Murder

  FREEHOLD - Howell Township resident Nick Hubner wanted to make a difference and to express his outrage over what happened to...

Howell Board of Education Adopts Budget

  HOWELL – This year’s School District spending plan got a unanimous nod from eight members of the School Board but concerns...

Howell Woman Celebrates 106th Birthday

   HOWELL – When you live for 106 years, you get to see a lot of change. Rose Perrotta is the township’s...

Restaurant Owner Issues Apology For Insensitive Old Sign

TOMS RIVER – The owner of Riv’s Toms River Hub issued an apology for a post that’s come up in social media...

Police Warn Of “Cash Reward” Scam

  FREEHOLD – If someone calls you promising a “grant” or a “cash reward,” they are most likely scammers, police warn.

Monmouth County Launches Opioid Use Helpline

  FREEHOLD - The Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, in partnership with CPC Behavioral Healthcare and Recovery Advocates for the Shore, has launched...

Chase Leads To Drug Arrest

  HOWELL – A man attempting to get a prescription drug with a fraudulent prescription was arrested after he fled from a...

Memorial Day Service Draws Larger Crowd Than Normal

  HOWELL – Township Veterans Of Foreign Wars Post 9691 Commander Frank Longo was saddened earlier this month noting that the usual...

“Fight The (Mosquito) Bite” This Spring

  FREEHOLD – Along with COVID-19 there is need to protect yourself from other maladies.   With that thought...

Nurse And Her Mother Attacked By Former Patient

  HOWELL – A Lakewood man is in custody after Township police charged him for kidnapping/violent assault after he terrorized a nurse...

Monmouth County Urges Beachgoers To “Know Before You Go”

 BELMAR – People are heading back on the beach but Monmouth officials want to make sure as Memorial Day weekend approaches that...

Red Bank Man Admits To Fraud Charges

  TRENTON – A Monmouth County man admitted on May 20 to participating in a conspiracy to defraud health insurance companies through...

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