Michael Torenheim, 33, of Brooklyn, New York, stands accused of sexually assaulting a 13 year old Lakewood boy in a Wall Township motel, according to an announcement by Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.Read the rest of this entry » Posted: January 9th, 2021 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Prosecutor | Tags: Lakewood New Jersey, Michael Torenheim, Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni, New Jersey, Wall Township | No Comments »
Volunteers at one of New Jersey’s most historic museums on Thursday donated more than 1,400 N-95 face masks to a local hospital and other emergency workers to help them fight the spread of coronavirus.
“They were in the back of one of our warehouses, literally gathering dust,” said Mike Ruane, chief executive officer of InfoAge Science and History Center in Monmouth County.
The masks, which had originally been ordered eight years ago for people responding to Hurricane Sandy, were uncovered days ago inside at the museum on Marconi Road in Wall Township.The museum is the site of the former U.S. Ar… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: March 20th, 2020 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, New Jersey, News | Tags: COVID-19, InfoAge Science and History Center, Mike Ruane, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Wall Township | Comments Off on 1,400 old face masks were sitting in a Wall Twp basement. They’re now fighting coronavirus.
Congressman Chris Smith toured storm damage sites in Wall Township and Howell Township yesterday afternoon to prepare his appeal to the Trump Administration for federal assistance in the recovery, if Governor Phil Murphy asks the President for FEMA’s assistance, as expected.
Smith said his letter to President Trump is already written and that he is prepared to work for federal reimbursement as soon as Governor Murphy makes the request. The knowledge he gained on yesterday’s tour will help him make his case to Trump Administration officials and FEMA when he meets with them to appeal for federal funds.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Chris Smith, FEMA, Flooding, New Jersey | Tags: Anthony and Eileen Sosa, Bob Salomon, CD-4, Congressman Chris Smith, FEMA, Governor Phil Murphy, Howell, James Herman, Jeff Bertrand, John Tobia, Monmouth County Department of Public Works and Engineering, Monmouth County News, NJ 4, Summer storm damage, Trump Administration, Wall Township | Comments Off on Congressman Smith Tours Storm Damage In CD-4
Schoolhouse Road, which extends from State Route 33 (Corlies Ave) in Neptune Township and Belmar Boulevard in Wall Township, will be open only to local traffic from December 1, 2017 through the end of June, 2018 while Monmouth County replaces the bridge which spans the Shark River. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: November 28th, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Freeholder Tom Arnone, Monmouth County News, Neptune, Schoolhouse Road, Wall Township | Comments Off on Schoolhouse Road, Neptune and Wall, will close December 1
HOWELL – An international scheme to steal thousands of dollars from ATM customers by using a device that captures debit card information has infiltrated Monmouth County, police said. The two, unidentified suspects are responsible for cashing in on more than $70,000 in fraudulent ATM transactions in September at banks around Monmouth County and at least one… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: October 23rd, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: ATM skimmer, Fair Haven, First Constitution Bank, Howell, Manasquan, Manasquan Bank, Monmouth County News, Wall Township | Comments Off on An inside look at an international ATM scheme targeting these Monmouth County banks
WALL — The Circus Drive-In — the state’s most iconic drive-in restaurant — has officially been sold, marking the end of an era for the more than 60-year landmark. Gerard Norkus, of Harold Wien Real Estate, confirmed Monday that the property had been sold recently. According to NewJersey News12, the Circus is unlikely to reopen as… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 19th, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Monmouth County News, The Circus Drive-in, Wall Township | 1 Comment »
By Bob McKenna
So there it is, finally out in the open. In his comments to MMM regarding his endorsement of Mr. Flancbaum for the LD 30 Assembly position, Senator Singer is quoted as saying, “ I had to defend my county “ ( Ocean ). I’m confused, I thought this Assembly seat, as well Senator Singer’s position, was about the representation at the state level of the residents, businesses and taxpayers of the 14 municipalities comprising LD 30, 12 of which are in Monmouth County.admin | Filed under: 2017 Elections, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Opinion, Wall Township | Tags: 2017 elections, 2017 Legislative election, Bob McKenna, Justin Flancbaum, LD 30, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Opinion, Senator Robert Singer, Wall Township | 5 Comments »
Senator Robert Singer answered Assemblyman Sean Kean’s endorsement of former Wall Township Mayor Ned Thomson to replace Dave Rible in the State Assembly and on the ballot in November with an endorsement of Justin Flancbaum, the Executive Director of the Lakewood Municipal Utility Authority.
Singer told MMM that his endorsement of Flancbaum was prompted by Kean’s nod to Thomson. “I intended to stay out of the race,” Singer said in a phone interview, “but when Sean jumped in, I had to defend my county.”
Singer is a former mayor of Lakewood.Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2017 Elections, Monmouth County News | Tags: 2017 elections, 30th Legislative District, Justin Flancbaum, Lakewood, LD 30, Monmouth County News, Senator Robert Singer, Wall Township | 2 Comments »
Todd Fulton, 43, a certified nursing assistant from Hazlet, pleaded guilty on Monday to sexually assaulting a female patient who was in his care at the then Monmouth County owned Geraldine Thompson Care Center in Wall Township in 2015, according to an announcement by Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.
A Monmouth County Grand Jury indicted Fulton on last month for first degree Aggravated Sexual Assault, one count of second degree Sexual Assault and one count of second degree Official Misconduct. He pleaded guilty to one count of second degree Sexual Assault and one count of second degree Official Misconduct before Monmouth County Superior Court Judge Thomas F. Scully.admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Hazlet, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni, Todd Fulton, Wall Township | Comments Off on Hazlet Man Admits Sexually Assaulting Elderly Nursing Home Patient In His Care
Congressman Chris Smith joined Salazar’s family in honoring his service by presenting him the medals he earned, but had not received, during a ceremony at the Xanadu senior condominium club house in Wall Township.admin | Filed under: Chris Smith, Monmouth County News, Veterans, Wall Township | Tags: Al Salazar, Congressman Chris Smith, General George Patton, General Omar Bradley, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Wall Township, World War II, Xanadu Senior Condominiums | Comments Off on Congressman Smith Honors WW2 Veteran’s Heroic Service