Freehold Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Lions Club announces eyeglass collection site in SomervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Somerset County Freeholder Patrick Scaglione, center, and Freeholder Deputy Director Patricia Walsh, third from right, join members of the Somerville Metro Lions Club in placing a new eyeglasses-collection box in the lobby of 27 Warren St. in Somerville. Pictured left to right with the freeholders are Lions Club past Presidents Ed Hermoso and Rogel Bautista; Lions Club President Meriam Canares; Lions Club Secretary Nelda Bernales; Lions Club Second Vice President and Eyeglasses Recycling Coordinator Alex Bernales; Somerset County Disabilities Coordinator Paulann Pierson; and Richard Schumann of the county Office on Aging & Disability Services.

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  2. Wawa Is America's Favorite Convenience Store, New Survey SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Patch.com

    Wawa, home of the Hoagiefest, with stores in Freehold and throughout Monmouth County, has been named America's favorite convenience store, according to a new survey released this week . Market Force Information in their annual study polled nearly 7,000 consumers, asking them where they prefer to fuel up and why they favor one chain over another.

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  3. Yes No Maybe So: FreeheldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    Such a great topic. I have thought a lot about these two films releasing in the same year, but mostly because I had a Disney mix tape when I was younger than was arranged chronologically so "Colors of the Wind" went right into "You've Got a Friend in Me."

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  4. N.J. Attorney General will not investigate police response to cop's shooting of ex-wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    FREEHOLD - The New Jersey Attorney General's Office will not take over the investigation into law enforcement's handling of a Neptune police officer's fatal shooting of his ex-wife in the presence of cops last month. The investigation into the response by Asbury Park and Neptune police officers to Sgt.

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  5. Accident fuels stop sign effortsRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Star News Group

    From their home on Lake Terrace Avenue, the Decker family has been watching cars speed to and from the beach and other destinations for six years. They say the 25-mile-per-hour limit is largely ignored by motorists passing through the four-way intersection of Lake Terrace with Madison and Fletcher Lake avenues.

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  6. Crabb: Sparta school board may back out of solar dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    Board of Chosen Freeholders Director Phil Crabb has sent the Sparta Board of Education a letter telling the district that if it backs out of Sussex County's $28 million solar initiative, the district could be responsible not only for paying back money owed by the county but also for reimbursing additional lost revenue to the investors that partnered with the county on the original deal. The revelation that the Sparta School District may be on the verge of pulling out of the initiative could also mean that the solar rescue plan approved in February, under which the county is borrowing and spending an additional $6.7 million to complete the buildout of solar projects, may be in trouble as well.

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  7. Pipeline opponents present arguments to Bergen freeholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    A group opposed to plans to build an underground pipeline that would carry crude oil through North Jersey asked the Bergen County Freeholders on Wednesday evening to take a stand against the project. Five members of the Coalition Against the Pilgrim Pipeline asked the board to join about 40 other local government bodies that have done so.

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  8. Tedesco unveils initiative to bring Internet to low-income high schoolers in Bergen CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco along with Freeholder Chairwoman Joan M. Voss and Freeholder Tracy S. Zur greet 11th graders, from left to right, Jordan Paul, Lindsay Marin, Joseph Wey and Mikaela Garcia prior to a press conference on Wednesday. Bergen County Executive James Tedesco on Wednesday unveiled an initiative aimed at providing basic broadband Internet service to low-income families with children who are starting high school this fall.

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  9. Union County Senior Art Show winners exhibit at Freeholders GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Clarisse Kant of Cranford is congratulated at the 2015 Union County Senior Citizens Art Contest and Exhibit by Union County Freeholders Bette Jane Kowalski and Sergio Granados. The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs announce that the First Place hanging art works from the 2015 Union County Senior Citizens Art Contest and Exhibit are on exhibit at the Freeholders Gallery located on the 6th floor of the Union County Administration Building at Elizabethtown Plaza in Elizabeth.

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  10. Freehold Man Pleads Guilty To Drug-Induced Death Of Toms River WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Patch.com

    A Freehold man is facing up to 13 years in state prison for the drug-induced 2013 death of a 23-year-old Toms River woman, a spokesman for the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office said. Rufus Young, 42, Freehold, pleaded guilty to one count of first-degree drug-induced death in connection with the February 6, 2013 death of Jamie Caravella, 23, in Toms River.

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  11. Union County Summer Arts Festival continues July 22 at Oak Ridge Park in ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues Wednesda, July 22, with Jo Bonanno & the Godsons of Soul taking the stage at 7:30 p.m. The free concert series, presented by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholder, will take place at Oak Ridge Park in Clark during the month of July and move to Echo Lake Park in Mountainside during the month of August. Jo Bonanno & the Godsons of Soul have been electrifying audiences in the tri-state area since 1992 with their infectious style of Jersey Shore get-up-and-dance rock and soul music.

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  12. 'Family Fun and Flix' continues July 21 at Warinanco ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Family Fun & Flix, a free summer entertainment and film series presented by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, continues Tuesday, July 21, with the presentation of "Dolphin Tale 2" at Warinanco Park, on the border of Elizabeth and Roselle. This showing of "Dolphin Tale 2" is sponsored by Investors Bank.

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  13. DRPA Dispatches: Bridge Toll Discount OK'd; PATCO Pontiff Tix; Franking Square Station a go?Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | PlanPhilly

    The Delaware River Port Authority Board of Commissioners applauded itself after voting to approve a frequent commuter discount for vehicles that cross its bridges 18 times a month. But those claps may feel like slaps to some regular PATCO high speed line riders, incensed that they wouldn't see a similar commuter credit.

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  14. Prosecutors: N.J. man pleads guilty in woman's overdose deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    A New Jersey man has admitted he played a role in the death of a woman who died from a negative reaction to heroin. Ocean County prosecutors announced Wednesday that 42-year-old Rufus Young, of Freehold, has pleaded guilty to a drug-induced death count.

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  15. NJ Transit bus, rail fares to increase about 9 percentRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    ... departures on two lines leaving Hoboken, and on several bus routes in southern New Jersey, including service from Freehold and Philadelphia to Six Flags Great Adventure amusement park in Jackson. Commuters have assailed the increases in online ...

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  16. Strong housing market fuels upswing in Union County Clerk revenues and more help for homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi is seeing a record increase in property transactions and revenues this year, reflecting continued improvement in the Union County economy and the housing market. The County Clerk's Office is one of a handful of county offices that generates significant revenue, and the county portion of the revenues generated is dedicated to offset the county tax rate.

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  17. Salvation Army in Plainfield to distribute free bicycles and helmets to local childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    The Salvation Army Plainfield Corps will hold its Fourth Annual Christmas in July Bicycle Giveaway on Thursday, July 23. This year, more than 100 local children will receive donated bicycles and helmets as well as participate in a Bike Rodeo given by Meadowlink's "Safe Routes to School." "This is a labor of love for us," said Lieutenant Luke Barney, Corps Commanding Officer of The Salvation Army Plainfield Corps.

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  18. NJ Transit board approves fare hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... departures on two lines leaving Hoboken, and on several bus routes in southern New Jersey including service from Freehold and Philadelphia to Six Flags Great Adventure amusement park in Jackson. Commuters have assailed the increases in online ...

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  19. $52K Granted For Historic Preservation Project in Washington Twp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Patch.com

    A historic Washington Township property has been granted $52,000 for continuation of a restoration project by the Morris County Board of Freeholders. As part of a $3.5 million award to more than 30 projects throughout the county, Long Valley's Obadiah LaTourette Grist and Saw Mill received funds for construction documents to further the work on the property.

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  20. Union County welcomes NJDC competitors to Warinanco Park, Oak Ridge Park and Rahway River ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminds residents and visitors that the National Junior Disability Championships are coming to three county parks from July 16 to July 24. "We are thrilled to welcome visitors and athletes from all over the country to our Union County parks," said Freeholder Chairman Mohamed S. Jalloh. "The Freeholder Board has worked to enhance our public recreation resources and provide a more welcoming environment for all, and it is wonderful to see these efforts bear fruit in a way that will help so many young people showcase their abilities on a national stage."

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