Prescription medication. (File photo)

Howell Can Pick Up Unused Prescriptions For Disposal

HOWELL – The Howell Alliance and Howell Police Department recently launched the township’s first complimentary prescription drug pick-up service. Project Medicine...
Pancakes. (File photo)

Pancake Fundraiser Supports Local Boy Scouts

HOWELL – Join Boy Scout Troop #515 for their annual Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser on May 5 at the Howell Elks Lodge No....
Khloe, a 5-year old Shih Tzu, is recovering after an attack with the love and support of her family. (Photo courtesy Cristy Mangano)

Beloved Dog Attacked, Family Looking For Answers

HOWELL – Anyone who is a dog owner knows how precious that animal can be to its family. For Cristy Mangano, a Howell...

Free Narcan Training A Step Toward Ending Addiction

HOWELL – It is in their mission statement. The Howell Alliance works collaboratively with the community to “prevent drug addiction, underage drinking, and tobacco...
The few remaining homeless at the Route 9 site have had to brave a cold winter. (Photo by Cindy Lanouette)

Homeless Given New Date To Leave

HOWELL – The Township recently entered into a legal agreement that will allow the homeless community residing on the property at 5998 Route 9...
St. Aloysius Church Pastor John Bambrick is pictured at a recent press conference held in Jackson Township where he spoke out against anti-Semitism. (Photo by Bob Vosseller)

Priest Dispels Rumors Surrounding Future Use of Church Property

JACKSON - Catholic schools at St. Aloysius Church in Jackson and St. Veronica Church in Howell Township will merge into one large catholic academy....
The Howell Township Council honored the Howell Pop Warner Cheer team as undefeated champions. (Photo courtesy Howell Happenings NJ)

Howell Pop Warner Celebrated

HOWELL – The Howell Township Council honored the Howell Pop Warner Cheer team as undefeated champions at the Feb. 19 council meeting....
The MacKenzie House on Lakewood-Farmingdale Road is a historical landmark that people in the community would like to see restored. (Photo by Micromedia Publications)

Officials Discuss Fate Of MacKenzie Museum

HOWELL – While inclement weather postponed the Feb. 20 special meeting, the township council remains determined to ascertain the fate of the...

VIDEO: Car Bursts In Flames, Driver Revived With Narcan

HOWELL – A Lakehurst man was revived with Narcan after a collision that overturned his vehicle, bursting it into flames, police said.

Video Game Manual Causes Church Evacuation

HOWELL - There were some tense moments on Sunday morning at a church in Howell Township after a suspicious document was discovered....
Tristan Reyes. (Photo courtesy Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office)

Howell Man Faces 15 Years For Attempted Robberies

FREEHOLD – A Howell man is facing 15 years in state prison after pleading guilty to charges of attempted armed robbery and...
Pictured left to right are Gary Eitel and Dan Haines of Howell DPW’s fleet maintenance department. (Photo courtesy Christa Riddle)

Anti-Drug Messages To Be Displayed Around Town

HOWELL – Despite being delayed by snowy weather, the Howell Alliance managed to see their recent project through, erecting the first prevention...
From left to right: Anne Marie Peracchio, chairperson, Sustainable Jersey Board of Trustees; Steve Beatty, secretary treasurer, New Jersey Education Association; High School North teacher Jennifer Huey; Michael Rollins, field representative in the Organizational Development Unit, New Jersey Education Association; HSN teacher Kyle Seiverd; TREA President Scott Campbell; and Randall Solomon, director, Sustainable Jersey. (Photo courtesy of Sustainable Jersey for Schools)

Local Schools Earn Environmental Grants

Several local schools won grants to teach children about sustainability, to change habits in order to prevent natural resources from being depleted.

Council Honors Jake Honig’s Memory

HOWELL – On Jan. 21, the Howell community recognized the one year anniversary of Jake “The Tank” Honig’s passing. On Feb. 5,...

Man Collides With Police Vehicle Head-On

  HOWELL – Police continue to probe the cause of a motor vehicle collision that injured a Howell man and a Howell...

Head-On Crash Involving Police Car Injures Two

HOWELL - Police in Howell Township are investigating the cause of a head-on crash that injured a police officer and another driver.

Route 33 Closed In Howell

  HOWELL – Howell Police are advising motorists to avoid Route 33 between Colts Neck Road and Fairfield Road due to a...
The proposed site for the BP gas station is 695 Route 9 North and Wyckoff Mills Road in Howell. (Photo by Kimberly Bosco)

Board Hears Application For BP Gas Station

HOWELL – The Township Planning Board recently heard testimony for a proposal to construct a BP gas station at the long-empty gas...

Elementary Schools Receive STEM Grants

HOWELL – Howell Township’s Memorial Elementary and Adelphia School were each awarded a grant from the Walmart of Freehold to be used...
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Help Howell’s Homeless At REACH Fundraiser

HOWELL – Help Howell’s homeless population on March 7 by joining in the REACH fundraiser! This first annual...
Southard Fire Dept. No. 1. (Photo courtesy Southard Fire Dept. No. 1)

Howell Fire District Elections On Feb. 16

HOWELL – The annual Fire District election will be held on Feb. 16, 2019. Howell Township is home to five fire districts...
File photo.

REACH Fundraiser To Help Howell’s Homeless

HOWELL – Help Howell’s homeless population on March 7, 2019 by joining in the REACH fundraiser! The first annual fundraiser will be...
Police released these photos of this white pick-up truck, the suspected vehicle. (Photo courtesy Howell Police)

Police Need Public’s Help To Identify Trailer Thief

HOWELL – Howell Township Police are asking the public for information about trailers stolen from properties in town. The large...

Council Opposes Waste Transfer Station – Again

HOWELL – At the Jan. 22 township council meeting, the council unanimously approved a resolution stating the governing body’s opposition to the...
Councilwoman Pamela Richmond. (Photo courtesy Pamela Richmond)

Meet Howell’s Newest Council Members

HOWELL – On Jan. 1, Howell Township’s governing body gained three new faces. Sitting alongside Mayor Theresa Berger and newly-named Deputy Mayor...
The Honig family celebrated the one year anniversary of Jake Honig’s passing by raising money to help other children fight cancer through the Frances Foundation. (Photo courtesy Howell Happenings)

Community Celebrates “Angelversary” Of Jake Honig

HOWELL – On Jan. 21, family and friends celebrated the one year "Angelversary" for Jake "The Tank" Honig with a fundraiser at...

Head-On Vehicle Crash Leaves Infant In ICU

HOWELL - An 11 month old baby remains hospitalized following a serious accident on Route 34 in the township.
Former principal Alysson Keelen brought her mini golden doodle, Yogi Edward Keelan, back to where his journey to becoming a therapy dog began: Memorial School. (Photo courtesy Ray Gredder, Memorial School)

Yogi The Therapy Dog Returns To First Home

HOWELL – Students at Howell’s Memorial School received a visit from a very special, four-legged friend recently. Former principal Alysson Keelen brought...

NJ Residents Petition Against Affordable Housing

HOWELL – A petition started in Bernards Township, located in Somerset County, has made its way into Howell Township to denounce the...

Ocean County Woman Killed In Freehold Collision

FREEHOLD – A 76-year old Lakewood woman was fatally injured and her passenger was critically injured in a...

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