NEW YORK - National Parks of New York Harbor Commissioner Maria Burks has named Linda Canzanelli as superintendent of Gateway National Recreation Area. Canzanelli will be responsible for the 26,000 acre park, which spans locations in New York and New Jersey, and drew more than nine million visitors in 2009.
MIDDLETOWN - Township road crews continue to battle one of the most severe snow storms in recent memory with a goal of reaching all township roads by midnight on Tuesday, said Mayor Gerard P. Scharfenberger.
TRENTON - Harnessing the power of wind might be better for the environment than burning fossil fuels but residents and officials in Union Beach and Sea Girt are questioning the necessity of placing Industrial Wind Turbines (IWT) in populated areas.
RUMSON - The Rumson Borough Council has decided to move forward with the Shared Service Agreement with neighboring Fair Haven to return Rumson Crew to the borough recreation program after a two-year trial period at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School.
MIDDLETOWN - Township police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the robbery of Sovereign Bank, Hwy. 35 and New Monmouth Road, last Friday, December 17 to contact the Middletown Police Department, the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office or the FBI. According to police, a white male wearing a green hooded sweatshire, a beige baseball cap, dark framed glasses and a scarf across his face entered the bank and approached a teller.