MARLBORO — A Marlboro Township High School student claimed he spotted an escaped convict in the area on Friday, forcing the lockdown of the school before police determined he was lying. Michael Ozinitsky, 20, of Marlboro, was charged with obstruction of the administration of law or other governmental functions after police determined he lied about seeing… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: May 7th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: Marlboro, Monmouth County News | Tags: Arthur Buckel, Marlboro, Michael Ozinitsky, Monmouth County News | Comments Off on Student lied about seeing escaped convict Arthur Buckel in Marlboro, police said
Selika Josiah Gore of Marlboro, NJ has been appointed the Director of Field Programs at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
FMCSA is the federal agency that regulates heavy duty vehicles. Its mission is to reduce crashes, injuries and fatalities involving large trucks and buses.
Gore for the last five years was the Deputy Administrator of Operations at the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission where she was responsible for customer service at all 39 MVC branch offices, the vehicle inspection and emissions program, business and motor vehicle dealer licensing, state bus inspections, capital planning. At MVC she oversaw a staff of 1800 and managed an annual budget of $330 million.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Marlboro, Monmouth County News, Motor Vehicle Commission | Tags: Acting Governor Kim Guadagno, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Marlboro, Marlboro GOP, Monmouth County News, NJ MVC, Selika Josiah Gore | 2 Comments »
Stacey Weathers, 46, of Tinton Falls, was killed on Saturday afternoon, October 3 when a tree fell onto her Mustang Convertible while she was driving southbound on Rt 34 in Colts Neck. Weathers was the executive director of the New Jersey chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, where she helped raise $7 million to support patients and fund cancer research.
Matthew Kleinstein, 20, of Marlboro Township pleaded guilty to Cyber Harrassment and Endangering the Welfare of a Minor. Kleinstein admitted to “sexting” photos of his genitals via text message and SnapChat to four females, ages 11-13, while he was a camp counselor for the Marlboro Recreation Department during the summer of 2014. Kleinstein was sentenced to PTI for a minimum of one year. His criminal record will be expunged if he sucessfully complete’s the program.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Assessment Demonstration Program, Belmar Mayor Matt Doherty, Little Red Store, Marlboro, Marlboro Mayor Jon Hornik, Matthew Kleinstein, Middletown, Monmouth County News, Realty Data Systems, Stacey Weathers, Year in review 2015 | 5 Comments »
Dylan Gowan, a 19 year old Highlands man, spent the the night of August 11 and early morning hours of August 12 on a buoy 4 miles off the coast of Sandy Hook after the wave runner he was riding from Brooklyn failed and while the U.S. Coast Guard and the NYPD Marine Unit searched New York Harbor for him via helicopter and boat.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County, Monmouth County News | Tags: Dylan Gowan, Highlands, Linda Baum, Marlboro, Matthew Scannapieco, Monmouth County News, Vin Gopal, Year in review 2015 | 1 Comment »
A Colonel in the U.S, Army Reserves, Cantor cited his military experience in intelligence, emergency management and anti-terrorism as reasons he could do “a tremendous job” as sheriff in a phone interview with MMM.
Cantor has served on the Marlboro Council since 2004, including while deployed on active duty overseas. During his deployments, he participated in Council meetings via telephone. He told MMM that he doesn’t think he will be deployed in the next two years before he retires from the military, “but it depends on what happens in Syria.”Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Sheriff's Office, Shaun Golden | Tags: Jeff Cantor, Marlboro, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Sheriff, Shaun Golden, Sheriff Shaun Golden | 11 Comments »
MCPFE is reporting that the NJ Jersey State Police Bomb Unit is assisting the Marlboro PD with a suspicious device left on a bus.
Marlboro Mayor Jon Hornik confirmed that there is police activity involving a NJ Transit Bus on Route 9
Capt. Stephen Jones of the NJSP Public Affairs Unit told MMM that the Arson and Bomb Unit was wrapping up and preparing to leave the scene as of 10:05 a.m. Jones said that the Marlboro PD is leading the investigation.Posted: December 10th, 2015 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Marlboro, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police | Tags: Jon Hor, Marlboro, Marlboro Police, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police | Comments Off on NJ State Police Bomb Unit Assisting Marlboro Police with Route 9 Bus
Monmouth County Democratic Chairman Vin Gopal is publicly calling for Marlboro Mayor Jon Hornik to run for governor in 2017.
In a Letter to the Editor published on APP.com, Gopal sings Hornik’s praises as a “socially conscious and fiscally ressponsible” Democrat who was elected in three time in a town that voted for Chris Christie for Governor and Steve Lonegan for U.S. Senate over Cory Booker in 2013. Gopal said that should Hornik run for governor, he would have Vin’s unwavering support.
I wonder how Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, Senate President Steve Sweeney and former Ambassador to Germany Phil Murphy, all presumed Democratic candidates for governor who have contributed generously to Gopal’s Monmouth County Democratic campaigns, feel about this.Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2017 NJ Gubernatorial Politics, Jon Hornik, Monmouth County News, Vin Gopal | Tags: 2017 Gubernatorial race, Jon Hornik, Marlboro, Monmouth County News, Phil Murphy, Steve Fulop, Steve Sweeney, Vin Gopal | 11 Comments »
Standard and Poors, the international credit rating agency, has rated $21.957 million of general obligation bonds, water utility bonds and recreation utility bonds authorized in 2014 and 2015 as AA+. The AA+ differs from the top AAA rating only to a small degree, according to S&P. The rating means that S&P considers Marlboro’s ability to meet its obligations is very strong.
“This is tremendous news for Marlboro”, said Mayor Jonathan Hornik. “This rating upgrade affirms the difficult decisions made over the last eight years to reduce the size of government and run it more efficiently. It also represents a reflection of the overall financial stewardship of the municipality. ”Art Gallagher | Filed under: Jon Hornik, Marlboro, Monmouth County News | Tags: Marlboro, Marlboro Mayor Jon Hornik, Marlboro Township, Standard and Poors | 1 Comment »
Why are the Hornikcrats politicizing Marlboro’s schools?
What else are the Hornikcrats lying about?
In Marlboro, the incumbent Democrats, Mayor Jon Hornik, Councilwoman Randi Marder and Councilman Michael Scalea have raised over $70,000 and counting for their reelection campaign. They are spending aggressively in an apparent pursuit to keep anyone other than an approved member of the Hornikcrats from participating in municipal government.
In contrast, the “Positively Marlboro” Republicans are spending less than $13,000 on their campaign, according to their filings with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission.
The Hornikcrats have also politicized the highly regarded Marlboro School System by endorsing a slate of Board of Education candidates.
They have further politicized the Schools with two mailers to Marlboro voters in the last week or so, in which they lie about former School Board Member John Dwyer’s role in the property tax increase associated with the School Board Budget. Dwyer, and Sui Allex, are the Republican candidates running against Marder and Scalea.
Dwyer voted NO on the current School Board Budget. Here’s the proof:Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2015 Elections, Jon Hornik, Marlboro, Monmouth County News | Tags: Hornikcrats, Ira Goldberg, John Dwyer, Jon Hornik, Marlboro, Marlboro election, Michael Scalea, Randi Marder, Sui Allex | 11 Comments »