The Week of November 30 - December 7, 1999 (Visit our Archives)
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It was a home run for these Yankees at the Red Bank Halloween Parade.

This Week's Top Stories

Spending, Development, Issues In RB Council Race
RED BANK - Incumbent Democrats Arthur V. Murphy III and Michael Dupont are running for re-election to the borough's six member council.
Two River Flu Health officials confirm that H1N1 has arrived
THE 2009 H1N1 INFLUENZA virus has evidently arrived in the Two River area.
Fort Monmouth Transitions To Civilian Leadership
FORT MONMOUTH - Fort Monmouth is in transition. As a military installation, the base, which includes portions of Oceanport, Eatontown and Tinton Falls, is expected to close in Sept. 2011, with its operations sent to Maryland.
It's A Full Slate Of Candidates For Rumson Borough Council
RUMSON - It's an unusual election year for the borough as three Republican incumbents face a full slate of Democratic challengers for the three open borough council seats.
Following Amelia - Rumson's Grace McGuire to recreate aviator's journey
LONGTIME RUMSON RESIDENT Grace McGuire is on the final approach to fulfilling her lifelong dream of completing Amelia Earhart's failed attempt to circumnavigate the globe.
Book Celebrates Fort's History
FORT MONMOUTH - In the 92 years since it was first established, Fort Monmouth has been home to carrier pigeons, helped to launch satellites and been the scene of cutting-edge work intended to protect those in uniform serving around the world.
Republican Challenges Democratic Incumbent For Open Committee Seat In Middletown
MIDDLETOWN - Incumbent Committeeman Patrick Short (D) and challenger Steve Massell (R) are competing for one open seat on the Township Committee.
Civility Marks The Borough Council Race In AH
ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS - It is increasingly rare in political discourse to have candidates in an active political campaign not offer criticism or to take swipes at the opposition.
Sea Bright Weighs Cell Tower Proposal
SEA BRIGHT - A cell phone service provider has approached the Borough of Sea Bright about constructing a cell tower within the borough.
It's A Three-Way Race For Open Freeholder Seat
This year's countywide election could determine which political party controls county government.
Effectiveness In Trenton Key In 12th District Assembly Race
REPUBLICANS DECLAN O'SCANLON and Caroline Casagrande have spent their last two years in Trenton representing the 12th Assembly District, which includes 14 Monmouth County communities, as well as a handful of Mercer County municipalities.
Ending Tax Exodus, Improving Business Climate Issues In 11th District Race
BOTH INCUMBENTS IN the 11th District Assembly race are seeking their second term in office.