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  1. Unconventional holiday music to brighten your seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... "Greensleeves" and "Carol of the Bells." GellmanImages shared video of a Chanukah flash mob that broke out at the Freehold Raceway Mall in Freehold, New Jersey. It was orchestrated by a nearby temple congregation choir, and included 175 singers ...

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  2. Mercer County freeholder claims board chairman is pressuring him to give up bid for assembly seatRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    TRENTON - Outraged and feeling pressure to give up his interest in making a bid to fill the assembly seat vacated by Congresswoman-elect Bonnie Watson Coleman, Samuel Frisby penned a letter Thursday asking for a chance to talk things through with his fellow members of the Mercer County freeholder board. In a letter to Freeholder chairman Andrew Koontz, Frisby claims he was told he would not be promoted to the post as freeholder board chairman if he does not give up his exploration of the assembly seat.

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  3. Evening one-seat service on NJ Transit's Raritan Valley Line to start Jan. 12, coalition saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    The NJ Transit Raritan Valley Line train that departs New York at 2:39 p.m. on weekdays, shown here in a file photo as it arrives in Fanwood, is currently the last train on the line each day that doesn't require riders to transfer in Newark. (Katie Lannan Direct nighttime trips to and from Manhattan on NJ Transit's Raritan Valley Line will start Jan. 12, the Raritan Valley Rail Coalition said today.

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  4. Prosecutor: Man accused of stabbing Long Branch lovers 'multiple' times knew the victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    FREEHOLD - A Long Branch man accused in the stabbing death of two people who were romantically involved knew the victims, an assistant prosecutor said before a court appearance on Thursday. During his first appearance, Menjivar was brought into the courtroom flanked by four Monmouth County Sheriff's Officers and did not say anything during his appearance.

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  5. The Arnone Report: Year End Reflections and GratitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | More Monmouth Musings

    I am very conscious of the tremendous support Monmouth County receives from each of the municipalities and residents. I receive phone calls and emails daily from members of local governing bodies as well as from informed conscientious residents.

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  6. Union County plans to house Hudson County juvenile offenders, would get $2.1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Filed photo of the Union County Juvenile Detention Center in Linden. Union County plans to house juveniles from Hudson County in a shared services agreement that will bring in $2.1 million to Union County.

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  7. Computer Science Academy Students Advance in Cyber CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Freehold Regional High School News

    Two groups of students from the Computer Science Academy at Freehold High School have advanced in the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition. The CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Education Program was created by the Air Force Association to inspire high school students toward careers in cybersecurity or other science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines critical to our nation's future.

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  8. Ladies auxiliary gets a new busRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Star News Group

    The Ladies Auxiliary of the Bradley Beach Fire Department received a new vehicle thanks to a donation from Monmouth County made on Monday evening, Dec. 15. The ladies auxiliary is comprised of around 25 volunteers who devote their time to serving the community when fires occur. The women visit the sites of the fires with food and beverages for the firefighters as needed.

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  9. Millburn group opposes change to an Essex County boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Item

    Open space is shown at South Mountain Reservation in Millburn, an Essex County Park. An amended ordinance modifying the membership requirements of the Essex County Open Space Advisory Board will be considered on second reading after a public hearing at the Hall of Records tonight.

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  10. Final phase of golf cart path paving to be completed next summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    Come next August, the final phase of paving the golf cart path at The River Vale County Club should be completed if a $50,000 matching grant from the Bergen County Open Space Municipal Park Improvement Fund is awarded. The grant is contingent upon approval by the county.

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  11. Choir Rings In Chanukah At Freehold MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    That's what happened at Freehold Raceway Mall recently, as seen in the video by Gellman Images. The effort was coordinated by Congregation Kol Am of Freehold.

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  12. Officials: 'Unplugged and Alive' campaign helps raise awareness of distracted drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    FREEHOLD - Officials are touting a distracted driving campaign that rolled out during the month of October as a success, with nearly 4,900 people complying with warning summonses, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office. Deputy First Assistant Prosecutor Lori Linskey said that while the final numbers are not tabulated because all of the data had to be entered manually, she estimates a 90 percent or better compliance rate with the program that allowed drivers who received a warning to log onto a website, watch a video and take a pledge in place of being ticketed.

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  13. Somerset County Adopt-A-Family Program raises $20K for needy familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Newark Star-Ledger

    Freeholder Pat Walsh joins SHIP Executive Director Tom O'Leary in thanking residents who have generously donated to the Somerset County Adopt-A-Family Program over the past five years. 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.

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  14. Oak Hill Academy participates in the CBA Middle School Model United NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    ... Giuffre(Colts Neck), CJ Gorman(Colts Neck), Elizabeth Hsu(Holmdel), Anna Effenberger(Colts Neck), and Bryan Soler(Freehold); 7th Graders Jake Fradkin(Manalapan) and Ryan Gruss(Manalapan); and 6th Graders Simar Arora(Marlboro), Kushal ...

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  15. Somerset, Hunterdon counties excel in workforce employment, trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    Somerset County Freeholder Deputy Director Mark Caliguire and Hunterdon County Freeholder Suzanne Lagay announce that workforce investment activities in Somerset and Hunterdon counties through the Greater Raritan Workforce Investment Board have exceeded performance measures in delivering employment and training services to residents. From July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014, the Greater Raritan Workforce Investment Board provided more than 3,600 adults and youth with career services.

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  16. 'BOBO Fridays' Holiday Food Drive In Somerset County - Dec. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    The next "Buy One, Bring One" collection of food for Somerset County families in need will be held Friday, Dec. 19. "The holidays are just around the corner," said Freeholder Patricia Walsh. "In the spirit of giving, won't you please help our less-fortunate residents who are struggling with daily food needs?" Canned or boxed food items are accepted.

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  17. Several injured in Turnpike accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... 6:30 a.m. and was scheduled to arrive in Weehawken at 8:17. According to its schedule the bus made stops in Howell, Freehold, Manalapan and Old Bridge before heading towards th Turnpike. Overhead shots of the scene show several ladders being used to ...

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  18. State lawmaker introduces resolution supporting local businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2010 | Lower Township Gazette

    Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi visited Cape May Court House this week to urge area residents to shop locally. He was joined by town leaders on a tour of business on Main and Mechanic streets.

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  19. South Hudson Civic Association hosting annual holiday partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    The South Hudson Civic Association will hold its 30th Annual Holiday Party on Friday at Moose Hall in Jersey City, where unwrapped toys will be collected for underprivileged kids. The party will run from 7 to 10 p.m. and will be co-sponsored by County Freeholder William O'Dea, Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, County Executive Thomas DeGise, state Sen. Sandra B. Cunningham, County Register Pamela Gardner, County Clerk Barbara Netchert and Assemblyman Jason O'Donnell.

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  20. Pool Builder in New Jersey Recognized, Awarded for Designs for Third Consecutive YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Custom Pool Pros, a company located at Freehold, New Jersey, that provides pool-building services across all of New Jersey, was awarded the gold and bronze NESPA awards for design and construction Custom Pool Pros takes care of the entire project - from design to execution -so that our clients can sit back and rest assured. North East Spa and Pool Association announced their prestigious pool-builder awards for 2014.

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