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11 hrs ago | Clifton Journal
Freeholder John Bartlett providing a ribbon as he presents the pickup, which has 90,000 miles on it, to Michael Hooks, transportation manager of the Community Food Bank of New Jersey on Friday.
Do undocumented immigrants contribute to the economy?
Is increasing income inequality a bad thing for America?
15 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
Pictured Susan Gomez of the Retail Skills Center; Dave Strochak, executive director of the Elizabeth Avenue Partnership; Isaias Rivera, director of the Retail Skills Center; Mary Ann Coscarelli, assistant director, Elizabeth Avenue Partnership; David Bernal, owner of As Seen on TV; Linda Saverd, Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce; Elizabeth ... (more)
19 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
Generous residents once again helped make Thanksgiving special for needy families through the Adopt-A-Family program promoted by the Somerset County Board of Freeholders and mayors in the county's 21 municipalities.
23 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
TOMS RIVER, N.J. , Dec. 20 -- Ocean County issued the following news release: THE POSSIBLE release of credit card information for more than 40 million Target customers has again focused attention on identity theft.
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that the Essex County Juvenile Detention Facility has been selected as the Facility of the Year by the National Commission on Correctional Health Care.
Middlesex County Freeholders unanimously voted on Thursday to ban the practice of hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," as a pre-emptive measure to protect residents from the method of natural gas drilling that critics have deemed dangerous.
The suspects acquired eight vehicles at auction that should have been used aAA AAoefor parts onlyaAA AA because they had sustained flood damage in the storm, investigators said.
The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders approved grants totaling $2.3 million from the 2013 Monmouth County Open Space Trust Fund to improve park facilities in 13 municipalities.
Union County Freeholders Sergio Granados and Vernell Wright joined the Union County 4-H STEM Club last Friday for a special celebration in honor of the club's five-year anniversary.
MonA mouth County HistoriA cal Association's newA est exhibition, "Farm: AgriA culture in Monmouth County 1660 - 2013," explores and celebrates Monmouth County's vibrant agricultural past, present and future.
The New Jersey-based pop-punk band Major League has announced that they will be embarking on their headlining tour starting in February.
Eric Rodney of the New Jersey Department of Education Division of Early Childhood Education led a conference held at the Asbury Park Press offices in Neptune aimed at offering educators guidance in various changes that are on the horizon for early education programs.
FREEHOLD - A case that attracted national attention after a child's body was discovered in a Monmouth County park in 2005, gained a little clarity Thursday morning when a trio of family members explained to a judge how the body ended up there.
Dennis McNulty, of the Gloucester County HAZMAT Inquiry Panel gives a presentation during a Gloucester County Freeholder meeting in Woodbury, Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2013.
Union County will continue to promote outreach and cancer education through the New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection program, which provides free, comprehensive screening services for breast, cervical, prostate and colorectal cancer.
Ocean County gets a new Freeholder Director during the first of the year. However, the term 'first' doesn't really do Freeholder Joe Vicari justice because he's finishing up his 33rd year on the Board of Chosen Freeholders, representing eleven terms and serving as Freeholder Director for 9 of those terms.