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Redbirds gridders embracing road warrior mentality in 2020

ALLENTOWN - Control what you can control. That has been the message Allentown High School football coach Andrew Lachenmayer has been preaching to his...

County officials announce ‘The Show Must Go On in Monmouth’

Monmouth County officials have announced the start of “The Show Must Go On in Monmouth,” a new initiative that has been created to support...

Deadline approaches for individuals to file for Senior Freeze checks

By Ellen Steinberg and Peter Humphreys With less than two weeks to go, the New Jersey State Treasurer’s office has extended the filing deadline for...

Monmouth County online surplus auction to be held from Oct. 24-27

The Monmouth County Board of Freeholders has announced that the 2020 Monmouth County fall surplus auction will begin at 9 a.m. Oct. 24 and...

Allentown council awards contract for Pondview Drive upgrades

ALLENTOWN - Long-awaited improvements to Pondview Drive will be completed following the awarding of a contract to a Monmouth County firm by the Allentown...

No Cents scores by a neck in featured allowance at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT - With limited options and time running out on the thoroughbred racing season, trainer Cal Lynch decided to take a shot with a...

DEA announces 19th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is holding its 19th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Oct. 24 at locations across the country. The nationwide...

Legendary harness driver Kelly passes at age 85

Harold Kelly, 85, a harness racing driver who was a fixture at Freehold Raceway for a half-century, died on Oct. 19. According to an obituary...

Apprentice jockey gaining foothold with two more mounts on Oct. 21 card

OCEANPORT - At an age when most of those in his profession are already well established, Victor Flores is just starting. But a dream...

Voters asked to weigh in on legalized marijuana, tax credit for veterans, changing legislative...

While voters are focused on the presidential election and their own local elections, they will also be asked to weigh in on public questions...

‘Joker’ turns from comedy to horror, writing latest thriller from his Princeton home

Subhead: James S. "Murr" Murray of "Impractical Jokers" fame releases newest book, "Don't Move" It may not be impossible to spot one of your favorite...

Boheme Opera NJ offers podcast series

Boheme Opera NJ received an Emergency Federal CARES Act Award through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, as well as a grant...

COVID’s impact: The ‘burbs’ are back, retail is changing

By Michele S. Byers Not long ago, experts who track New Jersey’s land use and development trends were putting the nail in the coffin of...

Free virtual seminar for first-time homebuyers set for Oct. 20

Chiquita Pittman, a top producing agent for RE/MAX Platinum, is partnering with the Puerto Rican Action Board (PRAB) to host a free virtual seminar...

Hall of Fame trainer to make Monmouth Park part of regular rotation

OCEANPORT - After four successful months having a string of horses at Monmouth Park for the first time, Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer...

Monmouth news briefs, Oct. 21

The 18th annual RAT Rock Open Charity Golf Classic, benefiting LADACIN Network, was held on Sept. 29 at Jumping Brook Country Club, Neptune. Doug...

Examiner Datebook, Oct. 21

• The reunion committee for the Allentown High School Class of 1980/81 is starting to form and would like any members of the class...

New Jersey American Water verifies systems are compliant with lead, copper testing guidelines

New Jersey American Water has completed its required lead and copper sampling for 2020 and all systems tested meet state water quality regulations. The company...
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