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Count Basie Changes Name

The Count Basie Center for the Arts in Red Bank recently unveiled the new name for its main performing space, and it’s not hard to miss.

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Tomorrow is a National Day of Mourning – Here’s What’s Closed

On December 5th, 2018 The United States will observe a National Day of Mourning for George H.W. Bush's funeral. Here is a list of closures that will take effect.

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Former Student and Superstar Charlie Puth visits Hometown

Students and staff were treated to a surprise when former student and music superstar Charlie Puth popped into his hometown for a trip down memory lane. Full story and photos:

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Paul Caneiro Charged with Colts Neck Murders

According to court records, Paul Caneiro has been charged with murder for killing his brother, sister-in-law, niece and nephew.

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Monmouth County Park System Extends Deadline to Enter 2019 Photography Exhibit

The Monmouth County Park System is extending the deadline for photographers to enter its The Cycle of Life photography exhibit to December 15.

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Best Market in Holmdel to Become Lidl

Lidl is purchasing Best Market in Holmdel.

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Colts Neck: Victim’s Brother Charged

Paul J. Caneiro, 51, of Tilton Avenue in Ocean Township, is charged with one count of second degree Aggravated Arson in connection with a fire Monday at his residence located at 27 Tilton Drive, Ocean Township, NJ.

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Middletown Store on National TV Show, ‘What Would You Do?’

A store in Middletown was the setting for the ABC TV show, "What Would You Do?" This is how locals reacted to two boys bullying their "friend" over not coming from a wealthy family.

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Rumson Home Invasion Ends in Foot Chase

On Tuesday, November 13th at 2:53 am, the Rumson Police received an emergency call from a resident on Buttonwood Lane East stating that three subjects had just entered his garage, causing the alarm system to activate and were then observed leaving the area in a white vehicle.

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Construction Project Begins at GSP Interchange 109

On November 1, 2018, the New Jersey Turnpike Authority (NJTA) began a construction project to make improvements to Garden State Parkway Interchange 109 at Newman Springs Road (C.R. 520) in the Lincroft section of Middletown.

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Blessing Bag Brigade- Be the Blessing

This holiday season, The Journal has partnered with the Blessing Bag Brigade NJ to help them deliver bags of hope and comfort to the homeless of Monmouth County and surrounding area.

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Quick Check is Coming to Shrewsbury

Quick Check is coming to Shrewsbury! #NewGasStation

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Implementing Improvements at Troublesome Intersection

Residents have been very concerned about the four-way intersection of Holland Road, Telegraph Hill Road, Takolusa Drive, and South Holland Road.

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Keyport Restaurant on National TV Show, ‘What Would You Do?’

A restaurant in Keyport was the setting for the ABC TV show, "What Would You Do?" This is how locals reacted to two men mocking a transgender man and his girlfriend.

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Aldi/Hazlet Town Center Construction Underway

Aldi/Hazlet Town Center Construction Underway.

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Long Snapper Evan Davis to Continue at The University at Buffalo

One would have to wonder why anyone would pursue the football position of long snapper, […]

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Bodymotion in Ocean Township

Bodymotion is a family-owned, state-of-the-art automobile repair shop in Ocean Township. It was founded in […]

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The Little Library That Could

Like the town it serves, the Sea Bright Library is small, but mighty. From its […]

Seasonal Guides

Monthly Columns

Books for Cooks
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The Joy of Eating Natural Foods

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

Day Trip
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Day Trip to Sleepy Hollow

It is clear to see that the quaint Hudson Valley town of Sleepy Hollow – […]

From the Front Row
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The Oldest Thanksgiving Day Parade in the United States

If you live anywhere in the New York City region, it’s probably safe to assume […]

Historic Havens
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St. George’s-by-the-River Episcopal Church

In a town with as much stunning architecture as Rumson, St. George’s-by-the-River Episcopal Church stands […]

Let's Dish
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Craving Autumn Apples and the Sweet Smell of Spices

When fall brings its brisk chill and the scent of firewood in the air, I […]

Ready, Set, Parent
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Teaching Gratitude to Children

“An attitude of gratitude” may be the secret to a happy life. Studies have shown […]

Saving with Cindy
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Saving With Cindy: Black Friday

If you are a diehard Black Friday shopper, I have some bad news for you: […]

Special Events
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Special Events for November 2018

Blessing Bag Pinot’s Pallet Paint Night FRIDAY, NOV. 9, 7 PM PINOT’S PALETTE 12 BROAD […]

Straight From the Table
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Café Loret

Much has been written over the years about culinary master Dennis Foy. He has been […]

Teen Scene
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ROTC Leader William Dean

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