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FCS Temporarily Closes Thrift Boutique Due to Fire

FCS (Family & Children’s Service), Monmouth County’s oldest, private nonprofit social service agency, this week announced that its Thrift Boutique, located at 307 Branchport Avenue in Long Branch, will be closed indefinitely due to fire. The blaze, which broke out in the upstairs apartment of the building on Thursday, July 7th, was contained to the upstairs unit and no one was injured, but the resulting smoke and water damage have forced the agency to temporarily suspend business. ...

New Jersey Senate Passes Resolution Recognizing Twin Lights

Lawmakers Break from June Budget Battle to Honor the Pledge of Allegiance The New Jersey Senate took a break from its 11th-hour budget battle on June 30th and reconvened to pass a unanimous resolution recognizing the efforts of the Twin Lights Historical Society to promote Jersey Shore tourism in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. After the session opened with the customary recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance, Senators Joe Kyrillos and Jennifer Beck spoke about the role of the lightho...

Parking Program Planned for Combat-Wounded Veterans

Signs available at no cost to County or towns... In an effort to honor the sacrifices made by our servicemen and women, Monmouth County is moving forward with plans to designate parking spaces for combat-wounded veterans at frequently visited county properties, including the Hall of Records, parks and libraries. The effort is being spearheaded by Freeholder Deputy Director Serena DiMaso, after an initiative in her hometown of Holmdel. “We all recognize the tremendous sacrifices our ...