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BREAKING: Two Tanker Trucks Crash in Marlboro, Causing Fluid Leak

On Feb. 22, two tanker trucks crashed, causing fluid to leak from a reported ruptured tank in Marlboro on US-9 & CR-520.

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Head-On Collision Involving School Bus and Car in Holmdel

The vehicle left its lane of travel, entered into the westbound lane, and struck a Helfrich Bus Company School Bus head-on.

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Man Stops Breathing in Foodtown, Good Samaritan and Police Save the Day

The male subject had no pulse and was not breathing and a good samaritan, Tina Manco, had initiated rescue efforts.

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Two Cats Killed in Asbury Park, Police Need Your Help

Law enforcement officials are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual responsible for the cruel killing of two cats.

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Payless ShoeSource is Closing All of Its Doors

Payless filed for bankruptcy last night and will be closing all of their stores in the United States.

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Townhouses Come to Fort Monmouth: Hello, Liberty Walk

Developed by RPM Development Group, Liberty Walk is the first rental neighborhood to debut at the Fort Monmouth.

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Hazlet Family Thanks Community for Support After House Fire

The Terranova family wants to thank the community for coming together after their tragic house fire.

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15-Year Prison Sentence for Long Branch Man Who Sexually Assaulted Woman

A Long Branch man received a 15-year prison sentence after being convicted for sexually assaulting a woman who lay physically helpless and unconscious.

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Man Arrested for Stealing Over $2K of Electronics from NJ Home

The resident stated someone had stolen several electronics/gaming consoles as well as numerous video game(s) totaling in excess of $2,205.00 from her dwelling.

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Car Crashes into Pole on Route 36

BREAKING: Car crashes into pole on Route 36.

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Toys 'R' Us Emerges with New Name

That's right! Toys 'R' Us is coming back!

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Gun Recovered, One Charged in Dispute in Union Beach

On Feb. 11, patrols responded to a Union Beach residence for a dispute between two individuals.

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Seastreak Ferry Gets Stuck in Atlantic Highlands

A Seastreak commuter ferry grounded near Atlantic Highlands this morning.

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ACME is Closing in Tinton Falls

The ACME Market in Tinton Falls on Shrewsbury Avenue is closing their doors very soon.

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Cé La Vi is Coming to Red Bank

One restaurant in Red Bank is closing as another one opens. Say "bonjour" to Cé La Vi!

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La Rosa Chicken & Grill is Coming to Hazlet

La Rosa Chicken & Grill is coming to Hazlet

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NJ Probation Officer Who Sexually Assaulted Woman Facing Additional Charges

A New Jersey State Probation Officer is now facing an additional charge of Official Misconduct in addition to the charges he faces for sexually assaulting of a woman he supervised on probation.

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Borough of Rumson Donates Home to Habitat for Humanity for Local Family

Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County dedicated its first home in Rumson to Patrick and Claudia, along with their 4-year-old son, Nicholas.

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Middle Schools in Middletown to receive Anti Vaping Lessons

This past September, the FDA determined teenage vaping to be an epidemic among this age group.

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Freehold Couple Found Dead on Same Day, 20 Miles Apart

Kenneth Bartone, the husband of the victim, was found floating in the Raritan River this afternoon, dead of an apparent suicide.

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Holmdel Resident Quenton Nelson Recognized as a Top NFL Lineman in His Rookie Year

Holmdel resident Quenton Nelson has been recognized as a top NFL lineman in his rookie year.

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BREAKING: Barricaded Subject in Hazlet Home

The SWAT team is currently on the scene.

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Tractor Supply Company Coming to Middletown

Did you notice the construction on Highway 35? Tractor Supply Company is coming to Middletown and they are currently hiring.

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RECAP: Local Chef Competes on Food Network's Chopped

Stephen Hayek, the executive chef from Scuba and the Beast in Highlands, competed on the Jan. 29 episode of the Food Network's television show, Chopped.

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Former RFH Football League President Arrested for Theft

Sean Greeley, 57, of Rumson, is charged with one count of third degree Theft. He faces up to five years in a New Jersey state prison.

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Holmdel Home Erupts in Flames

Billowing clouds of smoke and fire were emanating from the home

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Greens and Grains is Coming to Middletown

Get ready!

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Another Wawa Could be Coming to Middletown

Do you want to see another Wawa come to Middletown?

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Cheese Lovers Unite- CheezeN Comes to Monmouth County

Are you a cheese lover? If you are, you're going to LOVE this!

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Starbucks Coming to Highway 35!

Starbucks is coming to Highway 35!

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NJ Man Arrested For Taking Pornographic Photos with Infants

A Jersey Shore man has been charged with the sexual exploitation of two infants.

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Elks Treasurer Caught Stealing Over $100K

Christine Wilbert stole over $119,000 from the Elks for her own personal use, according to Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer.

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Garbage Truck Falls into Sinkhole in Middletown

A garbage truck from Solterra Recycling Solutions fell into a sinkhole in Middletown this morning.

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Gabriella’s Italian Steakhouse Coming to Highway 35

There’s a new restaurant joining the community!

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Tim Horton's of Hazlet Closes Abruptly

Were you a frequent customer of Tim Hortons?

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Colts Neck Tennis Instructor, Atlantic Highlands Man Among 16 Arrested for Identity Theft Scam

A two-year operation focusing on eradicating fraud and identity theft has resulted in the arrest of 16 individuals during “Operation Plastic Army.”

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Fair Haven Soldier Jamie Riley Dies in Crash

Rest in peace, Jamie Riley. Riley was a Fair Haven resident and soldier who lost his life on Tuesday.

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Monmouth Mall on the Fall- 5 Closings This Month

From food court favorites, to department stores, it's sad to see businesses shutting their doors at such a steady rate.

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Wawa is Coming to Highway 36

Wawa is coming to Highway 36!

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Free Things to do at Sandy Hook

If you live in New Jersey and ever find yourself bored- that’s all on you! There’s so much to do, especially at Sandy Hook. Here’s a Journal generated list of ideas from us to you.

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News Updates & Articles

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Red Bank Police

Red Bank Police Department Accepting Applications

The Red Bank Police Department is currently accepting applications for Special Law Enforcement Officer Class […]

Marlboro Truck Crash Accident

BREAKING: Two Tanker Trucks Crash in Marlboro, Causing Fluid Leak

On Feb. 22, two tanker trucks crashed, causing fluid to leak from a reported ruptured […]

Sue Sweeney Axelrod Art

Sue Sweeney Exhibit at the Axelrod

Fans of the Axelrod Performing Arts Center know that The Grant Avenue Gallery, located just […]

Seasonal Guides

Monthly Columns

Books for Cooks
Lemon Sorbet Sherbert

The Joy of Eating Natural Foods

Health-conscious Americans have wonderful cookbooks devoted to healthful eating. “The Joy of Eating Natural Foods” […]

Day Trip
Monmouth County’s Cultural Heritage Tours

Day Trip Along Monmouth County’s Cultural and Heritage Tours

A fun and interesting day trip doesn’t always have to be a distance away. Sometimes, […]

From the Front Row
The Holmdel Theatre Company Duncan Smith

The Holmdel Theatre Company at the Duncan Smith Theater

As fans of live theater know, some of the most entertaining performances are presented not […]

Historic Havens

Jersey Shore: Past Presidents’ Favorite Spots

The Jersey Shore has had its share of noteworthy visitors and residents throughout history. Everyone […]

Let's Dish
New Jersey Cinnamon Cookie Recipe

Let’s Talk About Cinnamon

Cinnamon has a warm, agreeably sweet, woody aroma that is delicate yet intense. The taste […]

Ready, Set, Parent
Holiday Stress

Managing Stress During the Holidays

When our calendars turn to December, we are often filled with a combination of “holly-jolly” […]

Saving with Cindy
Meghan Livesey Cindy Living Rich Coupons

Vowing Not to Break the Bank

Wedding season is upon us, and my family is right in the middle of it. […]

Special Events
Special Events October 2018 Monmouth County NJ The Journal

Special Events for February 2019

February 10 Art Gallery Show 3 pm, Guild of Creative Arts 620 Broad St., Shrewsbury […]

Straight From the Table
Ocean Avenue Kitchen Sea Bright NJ

Ocean Avenue Kitchen 

One of the greatest Superstorm Sandy success stories is Sea Bright, which has been on […]

Teen Scene
Sarah Curtis Middletown Author Silent Silhouettes

Middletown Author Inspires Community

Welcome to Teen Scene. Each month our young authors write, in their own voice, stories […]

What's Cooking
Joyce Venezia Suss Cooking

Garlic Beef and Veggie Ramen

I enjoy cooking much more in the winter months, especially when it’s too cold to […]