Ranney Students Raising Funds for Frontline Workers

One of the defining characteristics of a strong community is its ability to come together in the most difficult of times. The pandemic has galvanized Ranney School’s students, families, and faculty to rise to the challenge. A number of the students and parents at the Tinton Falls school have spearheaded efforts to support frontline workers […]

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Mayors Hoping for Memorial Day Weekend Opening

By PETE WALTON Some mayors of oceanfront towns in Monmouth County are planning to reopen their beachfronts for the Memorial Day weekend. During a conference call earlier this week, mayors from Sea Bright south to Manasquan discussed opening beaches in a safe manner for the traditional start of summer at the Jersey shore. Bradley Beach […]

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Jersey 4 Jersey Event Raised $5.9 Million

The Jersey 4 Jersey broadcast fundraising event had more than 2.5 million local broadcast viewers and has already raised $5.9 million, with additional donations coming in, bringing the New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund’s first-month total raised to $26.6 million. A star-packed lineup performed from their homes and shared inspirational messages to viewers across multiple platforms […]

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Pick Up Your Pencils and Test Your Knowledge

By ELLEN CARROLL OK readers. Pay attention now. We’ve spent enough time binge-watching Netflix, cleaning out closets, making soup and shopping endlessly for toilet paper. Now, it’s time for a quiz. Stop whining and just do it. 1. What is the purpose of wearing a mask or face covering? A. To protect ourselves from the […]

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Freeholders Announce New Initiatives

Monmouth County officials said today (April 16) they are beginning to see a curve flattening with the coronavirus. Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone began the press conference today by giving an overview of the COVID-19 situation in Monmouth County and the trend of the daily numbers of new cases. “While we are beginning to see […]

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