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Business Briefs Verizon Wireless has donated 50 wireless phones and free airtime to Providence House–Ocean in celebration of its new Lakewood communications store’s grand opening on Route 70. The Lakewood store is the company’s second retail location in the county. The donation, made through the company’s HopeLine program, will provide victims of domestic violence with …

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Business Briefs OceanFirst Foundation, Toms River, recently pledged a total of $120,000 over the next three years to the United Way of Ocean County’s "Healthy Smiles" program. OceanFirst Foundation has supported the United Way of Ocean County with grants totaling over $1 million since 1996. United Way of Ocean County established the "Healthy Smiles" program …

Georgian Court signs pact with Burlington Cty. College

Georgian Court signs pact with Burlington Cty. College Dr. Robert C. Messina Jr., president of Burlington County College, Pemberton, and Rosemary E. Jeffries, president of Georgian Court College, Lakewood, have signed a Dual Degree Agreement. "We’re looking forward to a long, productive and mutually beneficial relationship with Burlington County College," said Dr. Michael Gross, associate …

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Business Briefs Jennifer Elfert, doctor of audiology, has joined the staff of Kimball Medical Center, Lakewood. Dr. Elfert, licensed in New York and New Jersey, comes to Kimball’s Speech and Hearing Department from private practice in northern New Jersey and Manhattan. A member of the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association and the American Academy …

Four Seasons, Meadows gain preliminary approval

By dave benjaminStaff Writer By dave benjamin Staff Writer MANALAPAN — Acting on a development application that dates back almost 30 years, the Planning Board has granted preliminary site plan and subdivision approval to the Four Seasons and Meadows housing developments. The construction of the two developments on Route 33 west between Millhurst and Woodward …

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Business Briefs Mary Lou Royce and Lillian Lehman were recognized by Weichert Realtor’s Howell office for their industry accomplishments in the month of April. Royce led the office in listings and sales. A member of Weichert’s Sales and Marketed Clubs, Royce qualified for the New Jersey Association of Realtors 2002 Circle of Excellence Sales Club …

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Business briefs Deer Run is a new upscale neighborhood in northern Howell, comprised of 37 homes on home sites of 1 acre-plus. Preconstruction prices begin in the high $500,000 range. Deer Run will offer such Centex Homes as the award-winning Augusta Elite, the Coventry, the St. Andrews II, the Turnberry, and the Inverness. Calton Homes …