Middletown Mayor Gerry Scharfenberger, Phd, said that the ACLU’s objection to the ceremony at Middletown High School South last week honoring law enforcement, fire, first aid and military personnel is “absurd” and inconsistent with the organizations mission of protecting free speech.
The Asbury Park Press is reporting that Middletown High School South history teacher Joseph Ventre has rescinded his resignation. It was reported this morning that Ventre was forced to resign after showing a video of HBO comedian John Oliver mocking Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Joseph Ventre, Middletown, Middletown High School South, Monmouth County News | 1 Comment »
MIDDLETOWN – A Middletown High School South teacher was reportedly forced to resign after he showed his class a video critical of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Joseph Ventre, a history teacher at the Monmouth County high school, was asked for his resignation after at least one parent complained that he showed a video from HBO’s… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: April 22nd, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: Middletown, Monmouth County News | Tags: Donald Trump, HBO, John Oliver, Joseph Ventre, Middletown, Middletown High School South, Monmouth County News | 6 Comments »
It seems better than soliciting votes at a cemetery, but it is still illegal.
Linda Baum, the Democratic candidate for Middletown Township Committee was
asked told to leave Middletown High School South on Tuesday. Baum was greeting students on their way into school. When school started she entered the building and asked the administration to announce her presence over the intercom and have students come to meet her.
This was not Baum’s first attempt at seeking ineligible voters. Over the summer she campaigned at the River Plaza Elementary School.
Baum did not return MMM’s calls seeking comment. She is challenging Deputy Mayor Steve Massell for a three year term on the committee.Posted: October 18th, 2012 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Middletown, Middletown Democrats | Tags: Linda Baum, Middletown High School South, Steve Massell | 17 Comments »