WASHINGTON (AP) _ Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is calling for a top-to-bottom review of ethical misconduct and reforms at the U.S. Interior Department, raising the possibility that investigations closed by the Bush administration may be reopened.
IN A WRITTEN release issued last Wednesday, Feb. 4, 12th District Legislators Senator Jennifer Beck, Assemblyman Declan O'Scanlon and Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande the recent receipt of a grant by St. Johns Episcopal Church in Little Silver from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the Economic Development Authority, as well as the change this means for future DEP grant applicants.
RED BANK - Hoping federal economic stimulus money will make its way to the state and down to the towns, borough officials have begun compiling a list of projects they would like to see receive funding.
MIDDLETOWN - The Township Committee discussed, at length, the possibility and feasibility of posting resolutions, prior to their adoption, on the Township's Web site at Monday night's workshop meeting.
LITTLE SILVER - Officials from the Monmouth County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) has recently increased its reward from $500 to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for beheading a mute swan found at a dock on the Little Silver Creek on December 16, 2008.
WHEN THE BOROUGH of Atlantic Highlands was incorporated in 1897, the Civil War had been over for 32 years. William McKinley was President of the United States, and Thomas Henry Leonard was the borough's first Mayor.