Woman’s Club supports governor’s book club program

The Woman’s Club of Brick Township, at its October meeting, pledged to support Governor McGreevy’s Book Club Program. In a letter to the New Jersey State Federation of Women’ Clubs, the governor stated, "Reading is the foundation of all learning." He acknowledged the commitment of federated women in promoting literacy and praised the dedication of …

Beware of telemarketers seeking law enforcement donations

The members of the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department, PBA Local 379, wish to alert the citizens of Ocean County that numerous residents have reportedly received telephone calls from telemarketers seeking donations to benefit law enforcement concerns. During these telephone calls, the solicitors have implied that they represent officers from the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department. Neither …

Obituaries

Herbert L. White Obituaries Herbert L. White Mr. White, 88, of Freehold died Oct. 17 at Monmouth Crossing, Freehold Township. Born in Freehold, he was a lifelong resident. From 1945 until his retirement in 1977, he was a machine operator at U.S. Naval Weapons Station Earle, Colts Neck. From 1935-45 he was employed as an …

Business Briefs

Business Briefs The annual March of Dimes "Pick a Pumpkin" promotion is being conducted through Nov. 1 to support March of Dimes programs that improve the health of mothers and babies. Sovereign Bank is participating in the promotion for the 10th year. Customers may purchase the pumpkins at their local Sovereign Bank for $1 to …