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Freehold Township officials deem My Playground complete at Opatut Park

FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP - A new playground in Freehold Township where children of all ability levels will be able to have fun together has been...

Monmouth County Library presents virtual and in-person programs to begin 2022

Classic radio re-creations, holiday music, a food festival and Prohibition are all available on the Monmouth County Library’s website at the start of 2022,...

Gov. Murphy signs telehealth legislation into law

Gov. Phil Murphy has signed legislation (S-2559) that extends for the next two years the requirement adopted at the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic...

Green Acres program has been ‘in it for the people’ for 60 years

By Michele S. Byers Depending on your age you may think of the 1960s silly television comedy "Green Acres" when you see Green Acres signs...

MEMS student wins Congressional App Challenge

Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) has announced the winners of the 2021 Congressional App Challenge for the Fourth District of New Jersey. Administered by members of...

Freehold Borough takes step forward in revitalization efforts

FREEHOLD - A state agency has awarded the Neighborhood Preservation Program (NPP) designation to Freehold Borough and the action is expected to assist municipal...

News Transcript News Briefs, Dec. 29

Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. (D-NJ) has announced that schools and libraries in New Jersey will receive $23.8 million from the fifth and sixth rounds...

Congressman reports progress in helping homeless veterans

By Rep. Chris Smith Last week marked the 20th anniversary of the enactment into law on Dec. 21, 2001 of the Homeless Veterans Comprehensive Assistance...

News Transcript On Campus, Dec. 29

Kutztown University, Kutztown, Pa., has announced 15 student-athletes will represent its women's basketball team for the 2021-22 season, including Samantha Mikos of Freehold. Kutztown...

Monmouth County News Briefs, Dec. 29

The Monmouth County Division on Aging, Disabilities and Veterans Services, Area Agency on Aging/Aging and Disability Resource Connection (AAA/ADRC), recently received recognition from the...

News Transcript Datebook, Dec. 29

• The Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County presents The Jewish-American Experience: Connecting Jewish Institutions Together, a four-part series of Zoom programs that feature...

Council makes changes to cannabis penalties in Freehold Borough

FREEHOLD - Members of the Borough Council have amended the penalties that would apply to cannabis businesses that may operate in Freehold Borough to...

Cougars top Allentown, 57-45, for first victory of 2021-22 hoop campaign

Home cooking was exactly what the doctor ordered for the Colts Neck High School boys basketball team on Dec. 22 against visiting Allentown High...

Manalapan officials adopt redevelopment plan for stretch of Route 33

MANALAPAN - The members of the Township Committee have unanimously adopted an ordinance that approves a redevelopment plan for what is being called the...

State updates COVID-19 quarantine recommendations for schools

The New Jersey School Boards Association is reporting that the New Jersey Department of Health (DOH) has updated quarantine recommendations for school settings, shortening...

Nonprofit president: Annual veterans clothing drive off to great start

Monmouth County residents are joining together to support homeless veterans who are struggling during the holiday season. During the week of Dec. 13, Independence for...

Freehold Borough officials thank couple for donating Christmas tree

FREEHOLD - Two residents of Freehold Borough have been recognized by the Borough Council for donating the Christmas tree that has stood in front...

Monmouth County Planning Board presents 2021 Merit Awards

The Monmouth County Board of County Commissioners, in partnership with the Monmouth County Planning Board, presented two organizations with 2021 Merit Awards during a...
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