MIDDLETOWN, NJ - The following from Middletown Township Public Information:

Volunteers for Fri, Nov 9

Sandy volunteers can meet at the Town Hall Courtroom, 1 Kings Highway, at 10 am on Friday, November 9th. Buses will return volunteers to Town Hall by 3:00 p.m. Volunteers will be taken in groups by bus to the Croydon Hall Emergency Relief Center to load supplies onto the buses and distribute them to residents in Port Monmouth, Leonardo and Belford most affected by Hurricane Sandy. Volunteers will also gather information about the most current needs of residents from those who wish to provide it. Thank you to everyone who has expressed an interest in volunteering!

Nov 8-9 Croydon Hall Relief Center Hours
The Croydon Hall Comfort Station located at 900 Leonardville Road will be open today, November 8th through 6:00 p.m. and Friday, November 9th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Residents in need of cleaning supplies, food, or clothes can come to Croydon Hall today, November 8th until 4pm, and on Friday, November 9th from 10:00 am to 4:00 p.m. Additional dates and times will be announced.

VFW Emergency Supply Distribution Center
Residents who need clothes and other supplies can also visit VFW 2179 located at 1 Veterans Lane and Route 36 (next to Port Monmouth Foodtown) Donations are sorted and available to the public.

Middletown Curfew Lifted
The curfew has been lifted for all of Middletown Township as of November 8, 2012. Please note an increased police presence will remain in areas most affected by Hurricane Sandy including Belford, Port Monmouth and Leonardo.

PBA 124 Serving Soup at Belford Engine Sat, Nov. 10, 12-3p
PBA Local 124 will be serving soup on Saturday, November 10 from 12:00-3:00 pm at Belford Engine Firehouse located on Main Street in Belford. Homemade soup will be prepared by our local police force for friends and neighbors to enjoy. Please visit them.