After a five-week trial, a former Holmdel man was found guilty on Friday of aggravated arson and related weapons offenses in connection with 2017 and 2018 Holmdel fires and a building damage incident, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced.Continue reading Prosecutor: Area Man Found Guilty of 2017 & 18 Arson, Weapons offenses
A Monmouth County Corrections officer has pleaded guilty to shoplifting in Ocean Township and West Long Branch, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced.Continue reading Prosecutor: County Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Shoplifting
Two area men have been indicted in connection with a 2009 cold case Long Branch murder, Monmouth County Acting Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced.
Christopher Willis, 31, and Jamere Williams, 30, both of Long Branch, were each indicted on one count of first-degree Murder related to the Nov. 29, 2009 death of Norberto Nieves.Continue reading Prosecutor: Two Indicted in 2009 Long Branch Murder
A 24-year-old area man has been arrested on charges in connection with his alleged igniting of molotov cocktail explosive devices in a business parking lot, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Friday.Continue reading Prosecutor: 24-Year-Old Arrested on Explosives Possession Charges
Little Silver resident Joseph F. Hegner died on Sunday, July 18, at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.Continue reading In Memoriam: Little Silver Resident, Army Vet, Joe Hegner
Back in the day, Rumson summers weren’t all about going to the beach club from dawn ’til dusk.
For some, it was as simple skipping the packing up of the family, not to mention the cost, and just laying a blanket out on the lawn and catching some rays while the kids played.Continue reading Retro Rumson Summer Scorcher Coolness
The scorching summer heat lately has made taking a flying leap into a fountain, or any body of water, a goal to which many aspire — and attain as the need to cool down beckons.
In fact, summer days, for RFHers, weren’t always all about beach clubbing it and keeping cool, fun times local.Continue reading Retro Keepin’ it Cool with RFH Teens
An 22-year-old area man has been arrested on charges that he was in possession of child sexual abuse material.Continue reading Prosecutor: 22-Year-Old Arrested on Child Sex Abuse Material Possession
David Charles Gray, former area actor at Rumson’s Barn Theater, Part Time Players and the Haunted Mansion, Navy vet and nurse, passed away on July 13.Continue reading In Memoriam: Navy Vet, Area Nurse, Actor, Former Red Bank Firefighter, David Gray
Rainy days and Saturdays won’t get the folks at Fair Haven’s Fisk Chapel down.
They’re cooking up something good, as usual. It’s a fish fry this time; and it benefits the historic church in this Fair Haven niche.
The serving up of the good food and company starts at noon and lasts until the food is gone at the church at 35 Fisk St., Fair Haven,
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They just might be called those “lazy, crazy, hazy days of summer,” as in the song, because when the heat is on and the humidity’s as high as it’s been, sluggish is the feeling one gets.Continue reading Focus: Hot, Hazy Summer Daze
A reprise in honor of beating the heat of summer days with a little backyard pool dip, dressing for the occasion, and those first, best neighborhood friends …
Back in the summer of ’65 … the heat was on, and some pint-sized bathing beauties were set to walk the walk, if the suit and the bathing cap fit.Continue reading Retro Neighborhood Bathing Beauty Buds