Author: Art Gallagher

Art Gallagher is a Highlands businessman, former President at Northern Monmouth Chamber of Commerce and the force behind the very popular Central Jersey political blog MoreMonmouthMusings.com.

Bucking Murphy, Asbury Park says its restaurants can reopen for indoor dining on June 15th

ASBURY PARK, N.J. – The legendary seaside resort is hardly a bastion of Republicanism, but it’s also the first New Jersey municipality to buck Governor Phil Murphy’s indefinite closure of indoor dining. On Wednesday, Asbury Park’s city council adopted a Read More

O’Scanlon and DiMaso bash Murphy’s slow reopening of restaurants and other small business

By Art Gallagher _ Senator Declan O’Scanlon and Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso have blasted Governor Phil Murphy’s slow reopening of the New Jersey restaurant industry, calling the governor’s rules a “slow death” for the small businesses. Read the rest of this Read More

Murphy will not reopen NJ restaurants by June 5 | Gallagher

By Art Gallagher _ Governor Phil Murphy will not allow the State’s restaurants open for outdoor dining on June 5, as requested by the New Jersey Restaurant and Hospitality Association, MMM has learned. The NJRHA, who’s members and their 350,000 employees Read More