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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...

Independent Business Briefs, Oct. 21

Steven Crane, the former owner of New York City’s Pó restaurant, has opened a café, Pyour Pour, in Little Silver. At Pyour Pour, Crane...

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...

Independent Datebook, Oct. 21

• Temple Shalom, 5 Ayrmont Lane, Aberdeen Township, will host a blood and platelet drive from 2-8 p.m. Oct. 28 in conjunction with RWJ...

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...

New virtual programs added by Zimmerli Art Museum

The Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University will offer a variety of virtual programs this fall as the museum remains closed to the public...

Four Holmdel residents running for seats on board of education

HOLMDEL - Four residents are seeking three available three-year terms on the Holmdel Township Schools Board of Education in the November 2020 election. The candidates...

Learn about internet gaming disorders through virtual presentation

Internet Gaming Disorder: Is it Really a Problem? Dr. Emily Brunner, a specialist in addiction medicine, will discuss internet gaming disorders, which were recognized by...

Make-A-Wish beneficiary makes donation to K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital

Hackensack Meridian Children’s Health’s K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, received a PlayStation game console and large screen HD...

Monmouth County clerk honors Wikoff with annual Clayton award

Alice Wikoff of Allentown, who serves as the borough's historian, has been named the winner of the 2020 Jane G. Clayton Award. The award was...

Four candidates in race for two terms on Borough Council in Matawan

MATAWAN - Four residents are seeking two three-year terms on the Matawan Borough Council in the 2020 municipal election. The candidates are Democrats Deana Gunn...

An eloquent witness to Earth’s changing climate

By Michele S. Byers In his 94 years, British naturalist and broadcaster David Attenborough has explored every part of the Earth, from polar ice caps...

Independent Datebook, Oct. 14

• The Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County will present a Zoom program, "Jewish Calcutta through Music and Memory: The Personal Story of a...

Independent news briefs, Oct. 14

A drop box in which residents of any community may place their mail-in ballot for the November general election has been placed at the...

Monmouth County news briefs, Oct. 14

The Central Jersey “Drive Thru Job Fair” is scheduled for Oct. 15 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Brookdale Community College Parking Lot...

Ground broken for new firehouse at Holmdel municipal complex

HOLMDEL - Ground has been broken and work will soon begin on the construction of a $4.1 million firehouse at the Holmdel municipal complex...

Keyport resident admits to unlawfully possessing a firearm

A Keyport resident has admitted to illegally possessing a firearm, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced on Oct. 7. The firearm, other weapons and ammunition were...

Gov. announces proposed changes to Game Code to end bear hunt in 2021

Gov. Phil Murphy has announced that the New Jersey Fish and Game Council has proposed changes to the state’s Game Code that would end...
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