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Adult care center to offer respite opportunity for caregivers

MIDDLETOWN -- We Care Adult Care will host a free "Caregiver's Day Off" from 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at its location in the...
Eric Sucar

Jersey Shore Chinese School celebrates The Year of the Monkey

Jersey Shore Chinese School, located at William R. Satz School, Holmdel, celebrated the Chinese New Year at Holmdel High School on Feb. 6. Performances...
Frank Galipo

Middletown school board addresses facilities needs

By Kayla J. Marsh Staff Writer MIDDLETOWN – School officials have approved proposals for several projects aimed at improving the functional capacity of the district’s 17...

Aberdeen council discusses upgrades to Veterans Memorial Park

By Kayla J. Marsh Staff Writer ABERDEEN – Veterans Memorial Park at Cliffwood Beach will soon be getting a makeover that the governing body hopes will...

Frank Pallone Sr. dies at 92

Long-time public servant Frank J. Pallone Sr. has passed away at the age of 92. The former World War II tail gunner, sergeant, police detective...

Court date set for sports betting appeal

By KENNY WALTER Staff Writer OCEANPORT — The fate of New Jersey's multi-year pursuit of legalized sports betting currently lies in the hands of a dozen...

Let’s get it started: how buyers show for a new home

For most homebuyers, the search starts online — and leads to a knowledgeable agent By Madhusmita Bora CTW Features Hanieh Razzaghi of Bryn Mawr, Pa., is shopping...

When boomers go the rental route

Cashing in the homestead for a nest egg and freedom By Marilyn Melia CTW Features While many young adults struggle to improve their finances in order...
Eric Sucar

Professional development courses based on Holocaust education

Registration is open for free professional development courses in Holocaust education at Rutgers University. Rutgers scholars and other experts will address "Antisemitism: History and Myth"...
Eric Sucar

Rutgers Home Gardeners School announces registration

Rutgers Home Gardeners School will be held from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on March 19 at the Rutgers University Cook/Douglass campus in New Brunswick. Workshop...

Ski trip scheduled for Feb. 27

Join the Middletown Township Recreation Department for a one-day ski trip to Jack Frost Ski Resort on Saturday, Feb. 27. A charter bus will...

‘Little Mermaid’ auditions slated in Red Bank

Phoenix Productions will hold open auditions Feb. 18, 20 and 22 for its spring production of "The Little Mermaid" at 59 Chestnut St., Red...

Black History Month concert series slated at arts center

The Middletown Arts Center and Gold Rainbow Entertainment will present two concerts as part of a Black History Month series at 36 Church St.,...
Eric Sucar


Eric Sucar

Gun sales up in Garden State

By KATHY CHANG Staff Writer Gun dealers are doing brisk business in the Garden State, where stringent gun laws require thorough background checks for the right...

HOL 1.27-2.17 ‘Sweetheart’ dances slated in Holmdel on Feb. 20

The Holmdel Recreation Department is sponsoring two special dances for children and their parents in February. A Daddy/Daughter Sweetheart Dance will take place from 5:30-8:30...

Church to host pancake supper Feb. 9

All Saints’ Memorial Church will host a Pancake Supper from 5-7 p.m. Feb. 9 at the Parish House, 202 Navesink Ave., Navesink. Dinner is $6...

MID 1.27-2.3 Boy Scout Troop 246 recognizes new Eagle Scouts

MIDDLETOWN -- Boy Scout Troop 246 of Middletown celebrated the achievements of Jack McQuade and Jonathan Kiernan, who became Eagle Scouts, with an Eagle...
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