Home Independent


Blewett rolls to Wall Stadium 70th anniversary Modified win

WALL TOWNSHIP - In front of a grandstand gathering that included Wall Township Mayor Carl Braun and township committeemen Tom Kingman, Tim Farrell and...

Residents file nominating petitions to run for school board seats

When they go to the polls on Election Day, Nov. 3, residents in most New Jersey communities will elect members of their local school...

Multicultural conference will address cultural humility and mental health

The NAMI NJ (National Alliance on Mental Illness) 2020 Virtual Multicultural Conference, based on the themes of cultural humility and mental health, will be...

Stellar Grace looms as lone closer in speed-fiiled Colleen Stakes

OCEANPORT – Of the seven 2-year-old fillies entered in the Aug. 2 Colleen Stakes at Monmouth Park, five have won their first start in...

Teen builds new sign at Hazlet municipal complex in pursuit of Eagle Scout rank

HAZLET - In the fall of 2019, Boy Scout James Simone set out on a mission to attain the rank of Eagle Scout. Reaching...

Holmdel officials introduce bond ordinance for capital improvements

HOLMDEL - A public hearing will be held during the Aug. 11 meeting of the Holmdel Township Committee on a bond ordinance that will...

Two incidents grabbed public’s attention at outbreak of pandemic

At the start of the 2020 coronavirus pandemic in March, Gov. Phil Murphy and New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal decided they needed...

Freehold Township will provide utilities service to Keyport

FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP - Municipal officials in Freehold Township have authorized a shared services agreement with Keyport. On July 8, Township Committee members approved the agreement...

Holmdel officials approve Middle Road site for affordable housing

HOLMDEL - Township Committee members have put their stamp of approval on a 4-acre parcel on Middle Road that could eventually be the location...

Middletown enters pilot program to test viability of compost as organic soil amendment

MIDDLETOWN — Municipal officials in Middletown have announced a partnership with High Time Farm in Somerset County to conduct testing on the compost the...

Municipal court changes allow for case resolution without in-person appearance  

Members of the public can now ask a prosecutor to review their matters and may be able to resolve their case without having to...

Jockey Hector Diaz Jr. hopes fast Monmouth start will lead to breakout year

OCEANPORT - Hector Diaz, Jr. has never been willing to settle for second best ever since his late start on a career as a...

County clerk advises residents to apply for passports well in advance

Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising residents to apply for passports well in advance of any planned travel because the U.S. Department...

Dept. of Agriculture announces instructions about unsolicited seeds packages

The New Jersey Department of Agriculture has received reports of individuals receiving unsolicited seeds through the mail from China. Unsolicited seeds could be invasive, introduce...

JBJ Soul Kitchen offering meals to go at Red Bank location

RED BANK - JBJ Soul Kitchen, a nonprofit community restaurant with a location in Red Bank, announced it is offering meals to go for...

Hello Kitty Cafe Truck to stop by Menlo Park Mall on Aug. 1

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will stop by the Menlo Park Mall, Edison, near the Jersey Strong entrance, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug....

Democratic legislators want K-12 school year to begin with all-remote learning

New Jersey Assembly Democrats Mila Jasey, Pamela Lampitt and Joann Downey have announced they are planning to introduce legislation that would - if passed...

Monmouth freeholders announce program to assist businesses, nonprofits

Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone has announced Monmouth County CARES, the Coronavirus Economic Assistance Grant Program for small businesses and nonprofits. “The freeholders...
Red Bank
clear sky
72.2 ° F
73 °
71.6 °
69 %
1 %
80 °
84 °
83 °
79 °
77 °


Subscribe and receive your local news, sports, events and more delivered to your inbox.



Current Issue