If the old African proverb holds true, it takes a village to raise a child.
As a community came together Wednesday night to pay tribute to an 11-year-old boy struck and killed by a sport utility vehicle, the child's family had something of their own to offer — forgiveness.
Construction begins Thursday on the access to the train station parking lots and delays should be expected at Monmouth Street and Bridge Avenue, according to an alert issued by New Jersey Transit.
Brookdale Community College's board of trustees has warned the school's administration to stop using surplus funds to balance the budget or face substantial changes — including a restructuring of staff and course offerings.
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Jeana Ganun, 34, of South Toms River, was charged Wednesday in the drug-induced death of Eric Mills, 27, on May 29, 2013, Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph Coronato and South Toms River Police Chief Andrew Izatt announced.
A sunny and breezy day is in store today with temperatures in the mid 60s. Wind gusts can kick up to 35 mph. The night is mostly clear with a low temp in the upper 30s, according to the area forecast from the National Weather Service.
Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande, R-Monmouth, is accepting applications for the Fourth Young Women's Leadership Institute — a program that mentors and guides young women to be leaders.
Monmouth University's psychology department will salute 30 years of undergraduate psychology research during its 60th semiannual undergraduate research conference from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
When Peter F. Burnham, the disgraced former Brookdale Community College president, comes up for parole in November, he may have been hoping to see a familiar face.
Some $1.8 million saved at Brookdale by leaving empty faculty, staff positions unfilled
Capital Cities, the electro-pop group best known for the hit 'Safe and Sound,' will perform May 1 at Brookdale Community College's Collins Arena as part of the Spring 2014 Campus Consciousness Tour.
A man died Monday night after plunging from a 400-foot high radio station tower and crashing through the roof of a building, police said.
Police identified a 62-year-old man as the person who was found dead in Deal Lake Monday by a fisherman, said police Capt. Marshawn Love.
Say what you will about social media, but when 11-year-old Drew Keough, was killed at a ballfield Tuesday afternoon, the cyberworld lit up with the news and kicked in with the community's need to help the family and each other through the grieving process
A Red Bank man crashed a stolen car in Neptune while attempting to flee police, authorities said.
For Siana Portlock, a high school senior who sits in the classrooms of a struggling school district every day, there is no single solution to student failure.
It's a lot closer to home than some may think: victims of human trafficking, also known as modern day slavery.
An 11-year-old boy died Tuesday afternoon after being hit by a vehicle while walking near the intersection of Forest and Park avenues, police said.
Township police will host another 'Operation Take Back New Jersey' medicine disposal day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at town hall.