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Husky House to hold handbag bingo on Sept. 30

Husky House Siberian Husky & Fellow K-9 Rescue will hold Designer Handbag Bingo from 6-10 p.m. on Sept. 30 at the North Centerville Firehouse, 372 Middle Road, Hazlet. The cost is $35 per ticket, which includes one book of bingo games, coffee, tea, soda and dessert. All proceeds benefit adoptables.

PACKET ONLINE - 2017-09-19 18:04:03

Jose Weakens to Tropical Storm; Watch Remains for Coast of Long Island

Jose, which had been a Category 1 storm for several days as it worked its way up the east coast, has weakened to a tropical storm, forecasters say. However, a tropical storm watch remains in effect for the coast of Long Island as Jose, which will stay out to sea, will still deliver punishing rains,

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-20 03:29:49

Food pantry open at Belford church

The 1-2-3 Mangia Food Pantry will be in operation every Friday at the St. Augustine's Monastery Church in Belford. The pantry hours will be from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. and then it will open again from 4 p.m until 8 p.m. at the church that is located at 304 Church Street and at the corner of Route 36.

PACKET ONLINE - 2017-09-19 18:04:03

Middletown car floods, driver seeks refuge on roof

MIDDLETOWN - A motorist climbed out of a flooded car and onto its roof to wait for emergency responders Tuesday, police said. Police first went to Broadway and Main Street in the Port Monmouth section of town for a report of a car submerged in floodwater around 8 a.m., according to a prepared statem

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-19 15:55:55

Keyport native is the host to monthly poetry event

KEYPORT -Creating a safe space for locals to vocalize their rhymes, poet and borough natvie Damian Rucci serves as the host to "Poetry in the Port." Poetry in the Port is a bi-weekly poetry reading series and open mic at Espresso Joe's in Keyport. The show brings two to four featured poets from the

PACKET ONLINE - 2017-09-19 18:04:03

Haunted Theater planned at Brookdale

Students, faculty and alumni at Brookdale Community College are preparing for the 15th anniversary of an annual attraction for those in the Halloween spirit or who just enjoy a good thrill. Featured at Brookdale's Lincroft campus, 765 Newman Springs Road, is Haunted Theater, which takes place in the

PACKET ONLINE - 2017-09-19 18:04:03

Holmdel council votes to apply for grant

HOLMDEL Seeking funding for improvements to Phillips Park's basketball court, the Township Committee approved a resolution to apply for a Monmouth County Open Space Grant. The township desires to obtain County Open Space Trust funds in the amount of $43,000 to fund the Phillips Park basketball court

PACKET ONLINE - 2017-09-19 18:04:29

Community pitches in thousands for Holmdel lacrosse player's funeral, family

HOLMDEL - Authorities have not yet released a cause of death for former Holmdel High School student Jack Dowd, but a GoFundMe account has already raised nearly $50,000 for his funeral and his family's other expenses. Dowd, 16, died Sunday after collapsing at a lacrosse scrimmage at Rutgers Universit

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-19 17:02:39

Girls soccer: Top 25 rankings for Sept. 19

1. Northern Highlands 5-0 2. Ramapo 5-0 3. Pascack Valley 4-0 4. DePaul 3-1-1 5. Ramsey 3-0-3 6. NV/Old Tappan 4-1 7. Paramus Catholic 4-0 8. Immaculate Heart 1-2 9. Clifton 4-0 10. Lakeland 4-0 11. Indian Hills 2-3 12. Ridgewood 2-3-1 13. Westwood 6-0-1 14. Wayne Hills 3-1 15. Wayne Valley 4-1 16.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 19:02:23

Demoted EMT boss says he was branded a racist for no reason

An EMS supervisor says he's been falsely branded a racist and is suing the city for demoting him after a first responder under his command hung a noose in an ambulance. Capt. Vincent Walla was off duty when the rope was found in the ambulance at a Staten Island EMT station on Aug. 15, he says in a n

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-19 22:47:36

Malliotakis could run for other office if mayoral bid fails: GOP chairman

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis could emerge from the mayoral race as a contender for governor or other statewide office in 2018, GOP state Chairman Ed Cox said on Tuesday. "I'd love it simply because of my admiration for the Assembly (Republicans) and what they stand for," he said. Cox gave the as

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-19 21:54:09

Port Authority engineer tracks down lost dog's owners

She's fur-ever grateful. An adorable lost dog was reunited with her owners Tuesday after an engineer spotted her sleeping alone in Staten Island - and launched an online hunt to help her, police sources said. The Port Authority engineer was working at the Bayonne Bridge construction yard early Tuesd

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-19 19:25:03

Report: S.I. EMS captain sues to block transfer amid racism scandal

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.-- A Staten Island EMS captain is suing the FDNY to block his transfer after a scandal involving a noose and a racism-filled letter rocked the department last month, according to the Daily News. Vincent Walla, the captain of Station 22 in Seaview who was transferred to Division 3

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 23:00:00

'I'm going to rape you': Man punches, threatens woman waiting for bus in SI

RANDALL MANOR, Staten Island - A stranger groped, grabbed, punched and threatened to rape a woman waiting for a bus in Staten Island early Tuesday morning, according to police. A bus stop on Castleton Avenue, near Hunter Place, in Staten Island is pictured. (Google Maps) The victim, 42, was at a bus

PIX11.COM - 2017-09-19 16:58:24

Trial next month for alleged high driver who killed cyclist in crash

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Due to scheduling conflicts, the trial of the Oakwood motorist accused of vehicular manslaughter for allegedly being high on pot when she fatally struck a bicyclist in Richmond last year, won't begin until late next month. Preliminaries for Lisa Martini's trial were set for Oc

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 22:49:00

Alleged hospital bat attacker must decide on trial vs. plea offer

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- It turns out Halloween will have special significance for the Rosebank man accused of attacking his former supervisor at Staten Island University Hospital with a metal bat six months ago. A justice said Tuesday at a conference in state Supreme Court, St. George, he will set a

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 19:46:20

S.I. EMS officer sues FDNY to stop transfer forced on him after noose, racist letter scandal rocked his station

A Staten Island EMS officer transferred from his stationhouse after a scandal erupted involving a noose and a racist, hate-filled letter targeting a black paramedic filed a lawsuit against the FDNY Tuesday to stop the move. Capt. Vincent Walla said he's being railroaded as part of the Fire Departm

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 18:40:58

Thanks for the lower-level boarding. Now about that fast ferry... (commentary)

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - It's a funny thing when you're supposed to celebrate getting something back that was previously taken from you. You know, you're supposed to get excited as if it's a new thing you've been given. That's the situation we find ourselves in when it comes to the Staten Island Ferry.

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 17:30:00

'Italian Bred' Woodrow native brings one-woman show to Snug Harbor

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Candice Guardino will premiere her hit show, "Italian Bred," in her native Staten Island in the Music Hall at Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden Saturday, Nov. 11, at 8 p.m. And it's not too early to reserve. "Italian Bred" is based on true life events and told thr

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 17:06:31

NYC to compete for Amazon's second headquarters

After Amazon put out a nationwide call for proposals for it's second headquarters earlier this month, New York City has decided to throw its hat into the ring. (AP photo)After Amazon put out a nationwide call for proposals for it's second headquarters earlier this month, New York City has decided t

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 16:57:09