Sport Shorts

The Allentown Red Devils made their home debut at the Mark Harbourt Soccer Complex with a closely contested game between two evenly-matched teams. After falling behind early in the game, it looked like it might be a long afternoon for the Red Devils, but they continued to apply pressure. In the 20th minute Thomas Barkley …

Allentown starts off with two heartbreaking losses

By george albanoStaff Writer By george albano Staff Writer JERRY WOLKOWITZ Allentown’s Chris McCans tires to fend off a Notre Dame defender during a game last Friday in Allentown. If high school soccer games were just a few minutes shorter, the Allentown High boys’ team might have been unbeaten going into Tuesday’s game against Princeton. …

Obituaries

Greater Media Newspapers prints obituaries as a free community service, at no charge to the families of the deceased or to the funeral homes that provide the information. WELDON WHITE, 70, of Millstone died Sept. 9 at Community Care Behavioral Center, Freehold. Mr. White was a lifelong resident of the area. Graveside services were held …

Applicants plan upgrades at 2 shopping centers in township

By linda denicolaStaff Writer Applicants plan upgrades at 2 shopping centers in township By linda denicola Staff Writer FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP — The Zoning Board of Adjustment heard two shopping center applications at its meeting last week. One was approved and one was held over to the board’s next meeting. Both applications would improve existing shopping …

Law guarantees chance for public to speak at meetings

By dave benjaminStaff Writer Law guarantees chance for public to speak at meetings By dave benjamin Staff Writer A law signed by Democratic Gov. James McGreevey earlier this month guarantees members of the public the right to speak at meetings of their municipal governing body. The new law, sponsored by Republican Assemblyman Kevin J. O’Toole …