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Freehold Township fails residents in long-standing cell tower battle

By Ron Saputo Unfortunately, it appears we are at the end of the road in our fight to prevent the construction of a 128-foot-tall cell...

‘Disingenuous politicians’ work to fool citizens

By RoseAnn Scotti The Trump administration is suing New Jersey to block its rules that limit law enforcement cooperation with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

New law to improve stroke care in New Jersey

On Jan. 21, Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill that would improve the stroke system of care in New Jersey. The bill was passed...

Timing is everything when it comes to suicide prevention

As the old adage goes, Timing is Everything. A few months ago, I was fortunate enough to be asked to join a new suicide task...

Residents can stand up against warehouses

Two pieces of property on Route 33 in Manalapan are targeted to have warehouses constructed, but the citizens can stop it from happening. Understand that...

Group homes comply with stringent regulations

A state Assembly bill regarding residential health care facilities (A-5795) would not affect group homes. We would like to take this opportunity to clarify...

Honesty in government is not an oxymoron

I sent letters to my Congressional representatives and to the Judiciary Committee chairs and ranking members on May 10, 2019. It is disgusting that...

Sidewalks and bicycle paths would enhance project

The delay in the Tennent Road improvements in Manalapan (to 2022) provides an opportunity to provide much needed walking and bike paths that were...

Freehold Borough will host rabies clinic Jan. 11

Once again, Freehold Borough will host a free rabies vaccination clinic for cats and dogs on Jan. 11 from 9-11 a.m. at the Freehold Borough...

Resident hoping Gov. Murphy will veto school tax legislation

After reading the article on Freehold Regional High School District Superintendent of Schools Charles Sampson's comments following the now twice defeated referendum, I was...

No need for 287(g) program in Monmouth County

I grew up on a farm in Monmouth County and am a strong believer in that adage attributed to farmers: “If it ain’t broke...

Resident asks for assistance in ongoing fight against cell tower

Editors's note: Maria Saputo of Freehold Township presented the following statement to Freehold Township officials during the Nov. 26 meeting of the Township Committee. By...

Assembly candidate thanks District 11 voters

Coincidentally or not, we celebrate Thanksgiving shortly after Election Day. And while I don’t need a national day of thanks to kindle my appreciation...

Planning Board review is critical on warehouse application

A warehouse complex is proposed for property in Manalapan. The property is zoned for such use and is near an age-restricted senior citizens condominium...

Monmouth County profits from federal grant

I attended the debate between the Monmouth County candidates for freeholder and the candidates for sheriff at the Monmouth County Library Headquarters in Manalapan...

Superintendent offers details about referendum

I want to take a moment to inform the public about FRHSD: Ensuring Excellence, a proposal to reinvest in the Freehold Regional High School...

Energy efficiency crucial for New Jersey’s future

By Michele S. Byers Imagine two light bulbs side by side. One is a 12-watt LED bulb and the other is a traditional 60-watt incandescent...

Williams endorsed in Manalapan election

Voters in Manalapan should elect Kathleen Williams to the Township Committee on Nov. 5. Kathleen offers a fresh voice that is sorely missing from...
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