Tuesday, April 23, 2013
The hackathon event in Asbury Park comes with a $1,000 prize for the winning app developer.
Calling all app developers: your tech skills are needed to help restore the Shore business community. The Jersey Shore Comeback-a-thon will bring coders together at Cowerks in Asbury Park on Saturday for a 24-hour hackathon sponsored by Wall-based software company Marathon Data Systems. During a hackathon, developers have a set period of time to create a computer program or application that fits the event’s theme. With the Jersey Shore Comeback-a-thon, Marathon Data Systems wants to bring the area’s best tech minds together to build an app to support local businesses impacted by Superstorm Sandy. “When you get talented, creative people together, you never know what they’re going to come up with,” said Eric Farr, vice president of …
Utility company petitioning state board for consumer rate increase
The state Board of Public Utilities is scheduled to hold a pair of hearings in Freehold Township on Wednesday on a proposed rate increase for Jersey Central Power & Light. The first meeting is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. at the Township Municipal Building, at Schanck and Stillwells Corner roads. The second meeting is set for 6:30 p.m. at the same location. The utility company, roundly criticized for its response during Hurricane Sandy and the nor’easter that followed, wants a rate increase of 4.5 percent in its effort to raise $603 million the company says it needs to repair infrastructure damaged in hurricane’s Sandy and Irene. The company faces opposition. “We will speak for the hundreds of ratepayers who are tired of paying more for less …
Monday, April 22, 2013
Informal Tuesday night networking and business card swap for Middletown merchants and service providers.
Monday, April 22
Middletown’s 5th Annual Business to Business Night will be held on Tuesday, April 30thfrom 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Middletown Arts Center, 36 Church Street. All Middletown business owners are invited to meet and network in a relaxed atmosphere with light fare from Chiafullo’s. Pink-up kits for businesses interested in participating in the Paint the Town Pink campaign will be available. The event is hosted by the Community Affairs Council and sponsored by Chiafullo’s, CMDS, The Write Angles LLC and Gateway Press.
Sunday, April 21, 2013
See what else sold last week in Middletown Township, NJ.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
CrossFit Salus is a program that combines elements of gymnastics, olympic weightlifting, and cardiovascular conditioning. Located at 547 Route 35 North.
Friday, April 12, 2013
Annual event to raise awareness for cancer-detecting mammography.
See who's hiring in Middletown and northern Monmouth.
These local jobs were recently announced on Indeed.com, AOL's Career Builder and to Patch by private employers. Barista, Shift Supervisor, Starbucks Elementary Teachers (6), School Social Worker, Middletown Township Public Schools Personal Banking Representative II (FT) - Sovereign Bank Gameroom Technician, Chuck E. Cheese Media Business Analyst, Group O Project Manager, AppLabs Project Manager, CSC Cisco NOC Support, Veredus Corporation Automotive Technician, Expert Tire Technical Writer, NCS Technologies Part-Time Nanny, Private employer Network Technician, Advanced Technology Solutions, Inc Uniux Administrator, Kaizen Technologies Part-Time Demonstrator, MCG Freight Associate, Replenishment/Merchandising Associate, POS Associate, …
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The job fair for highschoolers will be held at Middletown HS North Wednesday night.
Middletown's 22nd annual Youth Job Fair will be held on Wednesday, April 10 from 7 - 9 pm at Middletown High School North, located at 33 Tindall Road. The event. which is organized by Middletown Community Affairs Council, will bring together Middletown youth and employers to explore the possibility of full-time and part time job placement at no cost to the student or employers. Here are the local employers scheduled to appear: Cooper Rehabilitation & Sports Therapy Luigi's Famous Pizza and Ristorante Barbizon of Red Bank Sonic Drive-In Keansburg Admusements Central Jersey Umpires United Parcel Service Six Flags Great Adventure The Game Room Sparkling Pool Services Ivy Hill Pre School McDonalds Monmouth County Sheriffs Dept …
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. talked about a bill that could help the fishermen of the Belford Seafood Co-op, after Sandy.
With the Belford Seafood Co-op as a backdrop, U.S. Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. (D-6th District) came to the Middletown shoreline Monday to talk about a bill that could help the storm-tossed fishing industry, still struggling to right itself after Sandy. Pallone introduced today a federal disaster relief bill (NJ-06) to provide $193 million to fully fund the estimated cost to recover storm-affected fisheries in New Jersey and New York. New Jersey would get $121 million of that money. The funding could be used by both commercial and recreational fishing industries -- to cover uninsured losses suffered during Hurricane Sandy, and to fix up marinas, rebuild public access docks for fishing, and rehabilitate bait and tackle shops. "I don't…
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Here's a sampling of jobs in, and around, Middletown Township, NJ
Looking for work not-so-far from home? Here's a roundup of recent openings, from indeed.com and employer sites. MIDDLETOWN, NJ Bank teller (p/t) Customer Service Rep (p/t): TD Bank at Harmony Road Dog Walker, for a Middletown Rottweiler Certified Medical Assistant, Barnabas Health Medical Group, Adjunct Instructors at Brookdale in Chemistry, Med Lab Tech, Computer Science, History, Reading, Nutrition, Horticulture, Health Information Technology, American Sign Language, Anthropology, Physics and Astronomy, Fashion Merchandising/Marketing and more. TOWNS NEARBY: Grocery Clerk (p/t); Non Food Clerk; Seafood Clerk; Maintenance Clerk, Cashier, Frozen Food Clerk, Meat Clerk, Part-time positions at Saker Shoprite of Hazlet. ShopRite is closing …