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Residents elect the people who will serve them

In response to an extremely partial letter from Diana MacIntosh asking about where the checks and balances are in Freehold Township government ("Writer Supports...

Union supports Monmouth County Reliability Project

I have lived, worked and raised my family in central New Jersey for 63 years. As the president and business manager of IBEW Local...

Presidential candidates need to address Social Security

Both presidential candidates will take the stage in the next two weeks to try to sell us on the idea they can lead our...
Eric Sucar

Complete Streets will help Americans stay active

Streets are the great connectors of any community. They don’t just take us from one place to another in our cars, they bring us...

Kudos for passage of open space legislation

As a result of the growing pressure from voters throughout New Jersey over recent months, open space legislation was passed and signed into law...

Writer supports Pelaia in Freehold Township

It has been 43 years since the five-member Township Committee in Freehold Township has had a Democratic member. Over 40 years! Where are the...

Consider running for seat on local school board

By Donald Webster Jr. With the school year drawing to a close, now might seem like an unusual time to bring up board of education...

Resident supports Johnson for president

Like many Americans, the thought of having to chose between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump this fall gives me anxiety. Hillary’s views, much like a...

Place the Golden Rule on police cars

During the public portion of the Township Committee meeting in Manalapan on May 11, I suggested that the governing body place a decal on...

Parade means so much to Freehold Borough

For the last 10 years, I have participated in the Freehold Borough Memorial Day parade with the privilege of driving Alice McCobb, the parade...

Committee produced a great Manalapan Day

I would like to give a big shout-out to the Manalapan Arts Council (MAC) for putting on another spectacular Manalapan Day. Although the weather...

Chris Smith understands the science of babies

In response to Larry Furman's letter to the editor endorsing Lorna Phillipson for Congress and claiming Congressman Chris Smith does not believe science, I...

Writer supports Phillipson for Congress

How does a guy who lives in Virginia and who holds views that are more Taliban than Tea Party represent NJ-4 in Congress? If...

Use tax funds only for their specified purpose

I understand our state Legislature is contemplating increasing the gasoline tax in New Jersey by as much as 100 percent. On its face, this...

Europe will ‘never be like America’

“When in the course of human events it becomes necessary to dissolve the political bands which have connected one with another" ... so spoke...

AARP thankful for bill that protects the elderly against abuse

Thank you Gov. Chris Christie and members of the legislature for signing Bill S157 to create the New Jersey Task Force on Abuse Against the...

Caucus encourages women to ‘Get Out to Vote’

With New Jersey gearing up for the primary election on June 7, it is important that women in Monmouth County be informed of the...

Agency focuses on community’s health

Since 1994, the Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey (VNACJ) Community Health Center (CHC) has been of tremendous service to Monmouth County, offering comprehensive...
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