Articles Posted in the " Monmouth County " Category

  • POLL: Who is Monmouth’s best GOP mayor in the Two River region?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog After thousands of North Jersey readers participated in August’s “Best Bergen GOP Mayor” poll, Save Jerseyans, we thought it would be fun to take the temperature of another populous New Jersey county, a little further down the coast, boasting a strong, active Republican party. You and I know how […]

  • From Building #5 to Marlboro Township: Dwyer recalls how 9/11 “changed my life”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Younger readers may not remember, Save Jerseyans, but 5 World Trade Center (a.k.a. “Building 5” or “WTC 5”) was a nine-story building on the east side of the former North Tower of the World Trade Center (WTC 1). Approximately two dozen tenants including Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse First Boston, and government agencies occupied the modest-sized 9-story […]

  • Is Marlboro in play?

    By Art Gallagher | Labor Day is still a week off, but the political season is already underway in the most unlikely place; Marlboro Township where Democratic incumbents Mayor Jon Hornik and Councilwoman Randi Marder are running for their third terms with newcomer, Councilman Mike Scalea who is running for his first full term […]

  • Gopal Surrenders Red Bank

    Democratic Councilman Michael DuPont Remains Confident He Will Be Reelected By Art Gallagher | Monmouth County Democratic Chairman Vin Gopal told The Two River Times  that the Republican Party will win control of the Red Bank municipal government in this November’s election. Gopal, who launched a campaign of personal destruction against Red Bank GOP Chairman Sean […]

  • THURSDAY: Rubio, Christie duel with competing Shore fundraisers

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Marco Rubio, surging in the latest post-Fox News debate polling, has out-raised Chris Christie thus far for the 2016 cycle, Save Jerseyans. The Governor isn’t taking it lying down. As is now its custom, the Governor’s presidential campaign will hold its own competing ‘Chris Christie for President’ fundraising reception […]

  • Vin Gopal’s Losing Formula

    Gopal’s only political play is to attack the integrity of the candidates he’s running against, regardless of the veracity of the attack. By Art Gallagher | In the aftermath of Red Bank Council President announcing on MoreMonmouthMusings that he would resign his seat on the borough council and withdraw as a candidate for another term, […]

  • Golden’s Tantaros-headlined Monmouth fundraiser exceeds $100k

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Monmouth Dem insurgency may’ve stalled in recent years, Save Jerseyans, but the county GOP led by Shaun Golden isn’t taking any chances. Proof: Friday night’s packed Monmouth County GOP 60th Victory Gala at the Navesink County Club, headlined by Fox News’s Andrea Tantaros, brought in at least $100,000 (likely […]

  • Red Bank Council President cuts loose, drops F-bombs in new video

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Why don’t ya tell us what you really think, Mr. Councilman? A video is making the rounds in Monmouth County today, Save Jerseyans, starring Red Bank Council President Art Murphy III, a Democrat, reportedly dismissing a group of constituents as “hippie mother****ers dying for a ****ing quarter.” Nice… The full story (and […]

  • Highlands Man Surprised To Find Himself In Christie For President Ad

    By Art Gallagher | Governor Chris Christie released the first ad of his fledgling presidential campaign today.  The thirty second spot is aimed at New Hampshire primary voters and will air on Boston, MA and Manchester, NH television and cable outlets, according to a report on  Christie’s campaign will spend $500,000 to distribute […]