EPA Should Issue Strong Rules on Fracking

A dangerous process known as hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, has made natural gas extraction economical in areas where it was formerly unreachable. The process involves pressurized fluid used to fracture layers of rock, releasing natural gas to the surface.

Bank Honored By Big Brothers Big Sisters

MIDDLETOWN – The Provident Bank was recently honored by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth & Middlesex Counties for its contributions to the organization and commitment to the community at the 13th annual “Matching Smiles Gala” at Navesink Country Club in Middletown.

Roselle Park’s Avans Earns 1st Team All-NJAC Accolades

PITMAN — New Jersey City University senior forward Walter Avans (Roselle Park/Union Catholic) was the offensive spark in the Gothic Knight’s late season run into conference playoff contention and for the third consecutive season, he has been selected to the All-New Jersey Athletic Conference team. Avans, a Second-Team All-NJAC pick in 2009 and 2010, earned First-Team All-NJAC accolades, in voting by the conference’s 10 head coaches.