Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Registration is open at the Monmouth County Voter Registration Office in Freehold Township until 9:00 p.m. on May 15.
Today is your last chance to register to vote in the June 5 primary. Freehold Borough will have the first contested primary in almost two decades, so you want to have your voice heard! If you would like to register, head to the Monmouth County Voter Registration Office in Freehold Township. Registration will be open until 9:00 p.m. on May 15. In order to register, you will need to enter a driver’s license number or the last four digits of your Social Security number on the New Jersey Voter Registration form. In a rush? Save some time by downloading a copy of the New Jersey Voter Registration form, filling it out beforehand and taking it with you when you register. The form can be found on the County Clerk’s page of the Monmouth County Web …
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Federici's Pizzeria, Metropolitan Cafe, and The Court Jester will all donate 10 percent of your purchase to the Freehold Memorial Day Parade May 7-9.
Hungry? Head to downtown Freehold and enjoy a delicious meal with bonus points. From May 7-9, three Freehold Borough restaurants will donate 10% of your pre-tax food bill to support the Freehold Memorial Day Parade. Alcoholic beverages are not included. Federici’s Pizzeria, The Court Jester and Metropolitan Café are all participating restaurants. All you need to do is print the flyer attached to this article and present it to your server. According to the Freehold Memorial Day Parade website, the annual march is the oldest and largest such parade in Western Monmouth County. Every year, more than 70 groups participate each year. The parade features many military units, veterans groups, bands, fire departments, EMS squads, youth groups, …
Friday, May 4, 2012
Registration ends today, May 4.
Friday, May 4, 2012
Today is the last chance to register for the Fifteenth Annual Tour of Colts Neck Classic Bicycle Race, which will take place this Sunday. Cyclists can register at bikereg.com. Entry is free for all Colts Neck residents. Registration for non-Colts Neck residents costs $20-$30, depending on the race. This year's race continues the more convenient registration, parking, and spectator area adjacent to the start and finish lines introduced last year. The event begins at 8 a.m. at Thompson Park in Lincroft. See the attached flyer for details about specific races and start times.
Thursday, April 26, 2012
You can drop donations off at Hall of Records in Freehold and the Agriculture and Human Services Building in Freehold Township
With less than a week to go in the month of April the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders is continuing a food drive that has collected more than five tons of items for the FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties. The drive is being held in April which is also National County Government Month. This year's theme is "Healthy Counties, Healthy Families." Freeholder Deputy Director John P. Curley said the drive has been a rousing success so far. "We are so pleased with the generosity our residents have shown during this food drive," he said. "People who need food are not those who we traditionally think of as the poor. Today most people in need of assistance are formerly working, middle class families who lost their job or are …
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
The deadline to register to sell your stuff at the event is April 25.
There is only 24 hours left to register to be a vender in the Park Avenue Elementary School Giant Yard Sale sponsored by the PTO. The deadline to register is April 25. Carolyn Patrick is a yard sale veteran, co-chairing the event for the 5th year in a row. She says the sale keeps both vendors and buyers coming back every year. “It really is a fun event and many people, both vendors and buyers, look forward to it,” she said. Patrick says they expect over 300 people to attend the sale on Saturday April 28 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 in the afternoon. If you are interested in selling at the event, she says it is best to sign-up soon. “Usually, we have over 40 vendors, of which a large majority buy more than one space, so our parking lot is pretty …
Monday, April 16, 2012
Taxes are due April 17, are you ready?
Doomsday is almost here. The extension from the weekend and Washington D.C. holiday is almost up, and taxes are due on April 17. Taxpayers have until Tuesday, April 17 to file their 2011 tax returns and pay any tax due because April 15 falls on a Sunday and Emancipation Day, a holiday observed in the District of Columbia, falls on Monday, April 16 this year. Looking for some last minute tips? Check out our tax tips from the IRS. Readers voted H&R Block of Freehold a Patch Readers' Choice among tax preparers- who did you use? Was it calm and easy or did you run around all weekend trying to finish stuff up? Tell us in the comments about your tax filing experience.
Friday, April 13, 2012
The clinic is sponsored by the Freehold Board of Health on Saturday, April 14 from 10-11 a.m. at 49 West Main St. behind the firehouse.
Is your pup or kitty due for their shots? With vet bills leaving your wallet empty, the Freehold Borough Board of Health wants to help. There will be a free, yes FREE, rabies clinic Saturday, April 14 from 10-11 a.m. at 49 West Main St. behind the firehouse. “The Freehold Borough Board of Health offers free rabies shots twice a year, Spring & Fall,” explained Samantha Daesener, secretary for the Board of Health. And this great offer is not just for Freehold residents, but is open to anyone who has a pet who is due for their shot. “Where you live does not matter. Everyone is welcome!” said Daesener. If you are planning on attending, bring dogs on leashes and cats in carriers. In order to be eligible for vaccination, the animal needs to be…
Friday, March 30, 2012
Operation Kitty CHIP will take place at Michael J. Tighe Park on Saturday, March 31.
The Freehold Township Health Department is offering a free rabies shot and pet microchip with the purchase of a cat license as part of its Operation Kitty CHIP event. Bring your cat to Michael J. Tighe Park on Saturday, March 31 between 8:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. to license your cat. The annual cost of cat license in Freehold Township is $11 for spayed and neutered pets and $30 for non-spayed and non-neutered animals. A three-year license is available for $33 for spayed and neutered cats and $90 for non-spayed and non-neutered cats. For more information, contact the Freehold Township Health Department at 732-294-2060.
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Get a free regular ice at Rita's on Tuesday.
Rita's Italian Ice is offering a free regular ice to all customers today, Tuesday, March 20, in honor of the first day of spring. The Freehold Rita's location is open from noon until 9 p.m. For more information on the deal, contact Rita's Italian Ice at 732-409-7482.