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Holmdel Township Dedicates Road to Four-Star General

Members of the Holmdel Township Committee held a special ceremony to dedicate Crawfords Corner Road in honor of Holmdel native General John H. Tilelli, Jr.

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Shore Athletic Club Relay Squad Sets National Record

A Shore Athletic Club relay squad recently broke the 4×800 Meter 75-79 Age Group Relay national record. The record fell at the USATF National Club Track & Field Championship and 35th annual NJ International Track Meet.

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RFH Board of Education Appoints New Superintendent

The Rumson-Fair Haven Regional Board of Education is excited to announce the appointment and unanimous approval of Mr. Darren J. Groh as the next Superintendent of Schools.

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Middletown’s Andrew Messina Completes Ultra-Marathon, Looks Ahead to Another

The Western States Endurance Run is a 100-mile ultra-marathon that takes place each summer on the trails of California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains. Messina was the only New Jerseyan on the course this year.

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The Lunch Break Summer Tournament of Champions Softball Championship Returns

The Lunch Break Summer Tournament of Champions Softball Championship is back and better than ever. Now is the time to put a team together and show off your skills!

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With Gas Prices at All-Time High, Here are Ways to Save

One of the biggest budget-busters of the modern age is gasoline. With gas prices rising exponentially, frequent commuters will relate to the dreadful feeling of seeing an empty gas tank.

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News Updates & Articles

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Middletown Township Swears in Special Law Enforcement Officers to Serve in Public Schools

On Monday, Aug. 15, Mayor Tony Perry swore in the first group of Class III […]

Three People Rescued after Canoe Overturns on the Navesink River

As reported by Sea Bright Fire and Rescue, late in the evening on Friday, Aug. […]

Free Concert at Monmouth County Library Headquarters

Sunday, Sept. 11 at 3 pm – American Spirit! A Celebration of American Composers Join […]

Seasonal Guides

Fashion and Beauty Guide 2021
Fashion and Beauty Guide 2021
Summer Camp Guide 2022
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Arts Guide 2022
Back-to-School Guide
Fall Sports Preview Guide 2021
Pet Guide
The Journal Holiday Guide 2021
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Monthly Columns

Ask Cassie


Dear Cassie: I am divorced and have a son who is about to start his […]

Books for Cooks

The One-Dish Cookbook

For the budget conscious and for the home chef interested in quick and easy options, […]

Business Matters

BUSINESS MATTERS: Leaders are Teachers

These days it is more and more difficult to find the right help to run […]

Day Trip

Don’t Miss Out on These Wine Festival Day Trips this Spring

Want to enjoy a great festival while getting in the mood for America’s favorite pastime? […]

Do It Better

Do It Better: Evaluating After-School Childcare Options

School days typically end at 3 pm, which leaves working parents with a challenging window […]

From the Front Row

Holmdel Theatre Company Back in the Spotlight, Winning Awards

Just as any great performance deserves an encore, articles about outstanding performance venues deserve encores, […]

Garden State Veterinary

Preventing Heat Stroke in Dogs

It’s the time of year when everyone wants to enjoy the beautiful warm weather. However, […]

Historic Havens

Historic Havens: Great Minds of New Jersey

It’s back-to-school time, and to inspire you to do all your homework, Historic Havens is […]

Home Sales

Single Family Homes Area Real Estate June 1 to 30, 2022

Atlantic Highlands – Closed three, ratio of sale to list price 102 percent, lowest closed […]

Innovation in Education

Let’s Pursue New and Broad Possibilities with our Children While Educating

Columnist Andreas Schleicher, in, frets, “It’s so much easier to educate students for our […]

Let's Dish

LET’S DISH! Let’s Talk About Sponge Cake

Aug. 23 is National Sponge Cake Day, and if you find it silly that there […]

My Visit to

My Visit to Colts Neck in the Fall

Monmouth County is full of beautiful, quaint towns, and each generally has a peak season. […]

Ready, Set, Parent

Five Must-Have Items for Your Yard This Summer to Entertain Kids

In early May, many of us with young children prepared for a summer with the […]

Saving with Cindy

Holiday Shopping Tips

Don’t get fooled by the Black Friday hype. You don’t need to shop on Black […]

Special Events

Special Events for October/November 2019

Classic Car Show Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 am to 4 pm 1st Avenue, Atlantic […]

Straight From the Table

Dining with Draz: Al Ponte

A month or so ago, I started getting text messages from Al Ponte. First, I […]

Teen Scene

Teen Scene

Each month our young authors write, in their own voice, stories that will educate and […]

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‘Baking’ a Summer Cake – in the Fridge

I love baking, but not in the summer. I love serving cake for dessert, but […]