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Take the #CensusSelfie challenge

New Jersey's response rate for the 2020 Census is only at 43%, with some counties as low as 20%, according to information provided by Advocates...

Swamp pinks face double threat

By Michele S. Byers In the wooded wetlands of southern New Jersey, tender buds of swamp pink flowers are popping from the ground like stalks...

Online activities will celebrate organ donation through NJ Sharing Network

NJ Sharing Network, the non-profit, federally designated organ procurement organization responsible for the recovery of organs and tissue in the state, will observe National...

Artists return to their New Jersey roots for a virtual exhibit 

The Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, is moving forward in an innovative way as museums and most businesses remain closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The museum...

Right at Home of Central New Jersey caregivers provide in-home care during COVID-19 crisis

As COVID-19 continues to ravage communities, local Right at Home of Central New Jersey employees are saving lives and helping to stem the spread...

Red Bank councilman teams up with First Lady to boost relief fund

RED BANK - Borough Councilman Hazim Yassin announced he has formed a coalition of more than 100 elected officials who have pledged to donate...

MONOC transfers operations to RWJBarnabas Health, Hackensack Meridian Health, CentraState Healthcare System

MONOC, which has operated mobile intensive care paramedic services and mobile critical care services in the area, ceased operations and transferred ongoing operations to...

U.S. Govt. extends REAL ID Act deadline to October 2021

Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising residents the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has extended the enforcement deadline of the federal REAL...

Middletown Arts Center seeks submission of one-act plays

MIDDLETOWN - The Middletown Arts Center is accepting online submissions to The MAC One Acts, an upcoming one-act play festival. Five finalists will be chosen...

Monmouth County reports 1,482 positive cases of COVID-19 as of April 2

Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone and Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that, as of April 2, there are 1,482...

Arnone announces ‘Take Out in Monmouth,’ gives updates on COVID-19

Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone has announced the creation of “Take Out in Monmouth,” an initiative to assist restaurants in Monmouth County...

Monmouth County freeholders authorize assistance to towns during ongoing crisis

The Monmouth County Board of Freeholders has authorized the county administrator to enter into agreements with Monmouth County municipalities to provide health related services...
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With families home due to pandemic, fire safety practices are necessary

The New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board is offering tips to help people stay safe from fires while they are spending extended periods of...

Medical marijuana patients face unavailable medication, long lines at treatment centers during COVID crisis

There are 73,000 patients in New Jersey's medicinal cannabis program, which represents only a small fraction of the number of people in New Jersey...

Monmouth County has 1,307 positive cases of COVID-19 as of April 1

Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone and Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley announced that as of April 1, there were 1,307 positive...

Former ‘Daily Show’ host will emcee Lunch Break gala

RED BANK - Former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart will emcee Lunch Break’s annual Fall Gala on Oct. 16 at Stillwell Stables, Colts Neck. This...

Mental health association offers telehealth option

In the interest of public safety and in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mental Health Association of Monmouth County’s outpatient program, Navigate Wellness...

State income tax filing deadline extended

Gov. Phil Murphy, New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney and New Jersey Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin issued the following joint statement on April 1...
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