Christian Brothers Academy wins baseball state title
photo: The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders present certificates of recognition to the Christian Brothers Academy Varsity Baseball Team for winning the 2015 New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association(NJSIAA) Non-Public A Championship at their regular meeting on June 25 in Lake Como, NJ. Pictured left to right: Freeholder Thomas A. Arnone, Freeholder Lillian G. Burry, Freeholder Director Gary J. Rich, Sr., Coach Marty Kenney, Matthew D’Angelo, Brendan Shaw, Shane Turk, John Nelson, Ryan Nelson and Freeholder John P. Curley.
County offices will be closed on Friday, July 3 for holiday observance
FREEHOLD – The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders wishes everyone a safe and happy Fourth of July weekend, and reminds residents that most County offices will be closed on Friday, July 3 in observance of the holiday. All County parks and golf courses will be open.
Records of 34,677 applicants for naturalization to be moved to Archives
FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon recently found a treasure trove of Monmouth County history when she came upon books documenting thousands of applications for naturalization that date back to the 1800s.
RBR Creative Writers Garner Dozens of Accolades in Writing Competition
PHOTO: Pictured (left to right) are Mya Nunnaly, Red Bank, RBR Creative Writing Teacher Dr. Gretna Wilkinson and Liv Winnicki, Belmar. Mya was a National Gold Medal winner and Liv a national Silver Medal winner in the Scholastic Art Awards. (Missing from the picture is Lola Todman of Red Bank who also was a Silver medal winner.) Additionally, Mya won the highest award in the national competition which received 300,000 submissions, as a Gedenk award winner with honors. Her poem was published in the Scholastic Art and Writing Award 2015 National Catalog. She also received a scholarship from the Gedenk organization. Thirty Two RBR Creative Writing Majors won three dozen gold and silver medals as well as 16 Honorable Mentions at the regional level.
Arthur N. Ernst III, 28, of Cranford, N.J admits posing as teenager online to engage in sexually explicit chats with underage girls.
He sent obscene materials to underage girls, including three of his students, and had a 12-year-old Colorado girl send him a sexually explicit video of herself
TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced that a former music teacher who directed the choir at Ocean Township High School pleaded guilty today to manufacturing child pornography and other crimes. He admitted that he posed as a teenager online and sent obscene materials to underage girls – including three of his choir members – while soliciting them to expose themselves on a webcam or send him nude photos or videos.