By Art Gallagher
George Gilmore, NewJerseyGlobe photo
George Gilmore, the Ocean County Republican Chairman and Board of Elections Chairman who was indicted on federal tax evasion and bank fraud charges last week, didn’t pay his taxes and omitted tax debt from a loan application because he has a hoarding disorder, his lawyer told the Asbury Park Press.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office was aware of Gilmore’s disability before it sought an indictment, his lawyer, Kevin Marino told app.
Hoarding disorder is a persistent difficulty discarding or parting with possessions because of a perceived need to save them. A person with hoarding disorder experiences distress at the thought of getting rid of the items. Excessive accumulation of items, regardless of actual value, occurs, according to the Mayo Clinic.
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Posted: January 14th, 2019 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey, News, Opinion | Tags: George Gilmore, Hoarding Disorder, New Jersey, NJ GOP, Ocean County, Ocean County Republican Organization, Opinion | No Comments »
George Gilmore, the long time chairman of the Ocean County Republican Party, was indicted by a federal grand jury, First Assistant U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced this afternoon.
Gilmore, 69, is an attorney, lobbyist and one of the most powerful Republicans in New Jersey. He was was charged in a six-count indictment with one count of income tax evasion for calendar years 2013, 2014, and 2015; two counts of filing false tax returns for calendar years 2013 and 2014; failing to collect, account for, and pay over payroll taxes for two quarters in 2016, and making false statements on a 2015 loan application submitted to Ocean First Bank N.A.
According to Honig’s announcement, documents file in the case indicate:
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Posted: January 10th, 2019 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey, News | Tags: George Gilmore, New Jersey, NJ GOP, Ocean County | 10 Comments »
Holocaust memorial vandalized, anti-Jewish flyers placed on cars in Lakewood, as incidents seen tied to recent arrest of Jewish couples; authorities offer reward, call vandalism ‘sickening’ By Times of Israel staff An anti-Semitic banner draped over a Holocaust memorial in Lakewood, New Jersey, July 2, 2017. Courtesy ADL) A Holocaust memorial outside a synagogue in Lakewood,… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: July 3rd, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey | Tags: anti-semitism, Lakewood, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Ocean County, Welfare Scam | 3 Comments »
Rick Rosenberg, Jr, 32, was found deceased in his Lakehurst home this morning, according to an Ocean County law enforcement source.
Rosenberg was a well respected Republican political operative who started working on campaigns while a college student at Rutgers in 2004. Most recently he re-joined the Chris Russell Consulting firm after managing the GOP gubernatorial primary campaign of Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli.
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Posted: June 24th, 2017 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey, News, NJ GOP | Tags: Chris Russell Consulting, Jack Ciattarelli, Kim Guadagno, Lakehurst, New Jersey, news, NJ GOP, Ocean County, Rick Rosenberg, Shaun Golden | Comments Off on RIP Rick Rosenberg
It is Friday in Lakewood. A few thousand young men in black suits and wide-brimmed black hats are rushing toward Beth Medrash Govoha (BMG), the world’s largest yeshiva outside of Israel. Parking in the vicinity of the school is as impossible as finding a spot in Hoboken or Jersey City. Students circle in their Toyotas, Nissans… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: May 8th, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey | Tags: Jersey Shore, Lakewood, Monmouth County, New Jersey, Ocean County | Comments Off on How Lakewood became a worldwide destination for Orthodox Jews | Di Ionno
A patient who was taken overnight to a local hospital because of Ebola-like symptoms has a conventional travel-related illness, not the deadly virus, a spokeswoman for the N.J. Department of Health said. While the patient had recently traveled to Africa, “this person had not even traveled to an Ebola-affected country,” said Donna Leusner, the spokeswoman. Nor… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: July 8th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Ebola, New Jersey | Tags: Ebola, Lakewood, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Ocean County | Comments Off on Lakewood patient doesn’t have Ebola, state says
LAKEWOOD – A person who recently returned from Africa has been hospitalized with Ebola-like symptoms, according to multiple reports. State and local police responded overnight, Tuesday into Wednesday, to what was classified as a “hazmat situation” in the area of Squankum Road and East Kennedy Boulevard, NBC reported. Sources told The Lakewood Scoop that the patient,… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: July 8th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Ebola, New Jersey | Tags: Ebola, Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever, Lakewood, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Ocean County | Comments Off on Possible Ebola case being investigated in Lakewood, reports say
Posted: May 29th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Chris Christie, Christie Administration, Hurricane Sandy, RREM, Superstorm Sandy | Tags: Chris Christie, Christie Administration, Hurricane Sandy, Jersey Shore, Joe Karcz, Monmouth County, Ocean County, RREM, RREM grants, Superstorm Sandy | Comments Off on Sandy victims just want to go home
Posted: March 27th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Economy, Jersey Shore, Monmouth County | Tags: Bennies, Economy, Jersey Shore, Jersey Shore Vacations, Monmouth County, Ocean County, Summer rentals | Comments Off on Demand pushing Jersey Shore rental prices higher as peak weeks sell out
Posted: January 14th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Jon Bon Jovi, Monmouth County, Union Beach | Tags: Gateway Church of Christ, Gigi Liaguno-Dorr, Jakeabob’s, Jon Bon Jovi, Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation, Monmouth County, Ocean County, Spoon Full of Hope, Union Beach | Comments Off on Bon Jovi opening community kitchen in Monmouth County, plans another in Ocean