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Posted on: August 9, 2022

Middletown Recycling Center to Re-Open Labor Day Weekend

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The Middletown Recycling Center (52 Kanes Lane) will be closed to complete renovations through the end of the month and is scheduled to re-open on Friday, September 2nd

Renovations began at the end of June, including increasing access and effici...

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Check out the upgrades! Public Works & Engineering
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Middletown Township Police Department is Seeking School Crossing Guards: Apply Now!

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The Middletown Township Police Department is now hiring crossing guards. Shifts take place before and after school with a minimum of 3.5 hours per day. This is a very rewarding part-time position that affords the opportunity to help protect children as th...

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Review the job description and apply. Community News
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Community Advisory: Low-Flying Helicopter Patrolling JCP&L Transmission Lines August 11-18

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Jersey Central Power & Light Advisory

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) would like to advise the community that Helo-Air will be mobilizing to the JCP&L Region from 8/11/22 – 8/18/22 and will begin performing Routine pa...

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Community News
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Middletown Introduces Free Tutoring Program: Complete Student/Tutor Surveys by Friday, 8/12

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Middletown Township will be providing free tutoring services in core subjects for students in elementary school through high school during the 2022-2023 school year. Students must live in Middletown to qualify. 

If you are interested in receiving ...

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Next Generation Support Program Community News
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Middletown Preschool Now Enrolling

Middletown Preschool Registration Newsflash

Middletown Preschool is now enrolling for the 2022-23 school year! 

Join in on the fun and catch our love for learning in our small teacher to student ratios.  Our certified Early Elementary Education teachers have over 30 years of classr...

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Additional Info... Recreation
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Middletown Recreation Field Trips

Field Trips Newsflash


Did you know Poricy Park offers field trips for students in grades Prek-12th?

Bring your school for hands-on learning with our science and history half and fully day options. Learn more here

The Recreation Department at Poricy Park of...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

Shadow Lake Management Program Treatment Notice: Tues., 8/16 and Tues., 9/13

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SHADOW LAKE 2022 Management Program

Shadow Lake, Middletown, NJ

Treatment Notice

Initial application of “Clearcast” scheduled for Tuesday, August 16th (rain date is Wednesday, August 17th)

Second application of “Clearcast&rdq...

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Read the original notice. (PDF) Public Works & Engineering
Posted on: July 22, 2022

Next Quarter Property Tax Payment Due Monday, 8/1

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Quarterly taxes are due August 1, 2022. The last day to pay without interest is August 18, 2022. Any payment received after 4 PM on Thursday, August 18th in the Tax Collection Office (900 Leonardville Road) or by the end of that day online will accrue int...

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Read more information about how to pay your bills. Tax Collection
Posted on: July 21, 2022

New Jersey American Water Issues Mandatory Odd/Even Watering Notice for Residential Customers

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Heat Wave Driving High Water Demands

Press release originally published by New Jersey American Water

CAMDEN, N.J. – JULY 21, 2022 – Given the recent consecutive days of hot, dry weather in Monmouth and Ocean Counties, New Jersey American Water is a...

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Read the original press release. Community News
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Adult Pickleball Tournament


Middletown Recreation's inaugural adult pickleball tournament (18+) includes Mixed, Women's and Men's Doubles! This double-elimination tournament includes divisions across 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 4.5+ ratings. This year's theme is neon - wear your best neon to ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2022

Mayor's Challenge 5K + 1 Mile Fun Run

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Mayor's Challenge

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Poricy Park, 345 Oak Hill Road8:45am:  5K Fitness Walk9:00am:  1mi Fun Run9:30am:  5K Race

Join us for our fourth annual Mayor's Challenge with all proceeds to benefit Tunnel to Towers Foundation. For 2022 we are ...
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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Middletown Day 2022

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Middletown Day

Saturday, September 24, 202211:00am - 5:00pmCroydon Hall, 900 Leonardville Road, Leonardo

We are thrilled to announce that Middletown Day will return to the Great Lawn at Croydon Hall this year on Saturday, September 24th. Together we come to...
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Posted on: June 3, 2022

Summer Youth Running Club

Youth Running Program Newsflash

Join Gone Running to jump start your summer training as we hit the trails and run for fun!  This action-packed program is taught in a relaxed, positive and supportive environment. High School and Middle School runners’ activities will f...

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Additional Info... Recreation
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Locals Summer Beach Bash

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Come soak up the best part of being a local - summer weather without the crowds! Enjoy a family fun evening filled with a DJ, activities, sand castle building contest, beach games and more! Bring your own beach chairs and blankets.Day: SaturdayDate: 9/17/...

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Additional Info... Recreation
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Middletown Soccer Showdown

Soccer showdown Newsflash

Sign your team up for the inaugural Middletown Soccer Showdown, a double-elimination, 4v4 tournament to be crowned the winner of your division. This year's theme is World Cup - teams are encouraged to dress and represent a different country. All ...

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Additional Info... Recreation
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Music in the Park - FREE Summer Concert Series

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Music in the Park - FREE Summer Concert Series returns to the Middletown Art Center. Alcohol is prohibited. Free parking is on site.Day: TuesdaysDates: 8/9/2022 - The Crazy 8's - music of the Stray Cats, Johnny Cash, Lynyrd Skyn...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Specialty Camps 2022

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Join Middletown Recreation for specialty camps this summer! Choose from US Sports Institute Multi-Sport, Snapology STEM, or Marine Science. All are a great compliment to our traditional camp offerings. 

These Specialty Camps are outsourced and run...

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Posted on: May 17, 2022

Middletown Receives 9/11 Survivor Tree Clone from NYC Parks to Plant in WTC Memorial Gardens

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For Immediate Release – May 17, 2022

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Middletown Township held a ceremony this morning welcoming a clone produced from the original 9/11 Survivor Tree graciously donated by the New York City Department of Parks & Rec...

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View photos from the ceremony. Community News
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Summer Movies in the Park

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Bring the family and friends to Summer Movies in the Park!

Thursday, August 11th - 8:30pm - Ideal BeachDisney's The Jungle Cruise, rated PG-13

Thursday, August 25th - 8pm - Croydon Hall FieldSing 2, rated PG

Registration recommended. Bring your beac...

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

Poricy Park - Fossil Hunts!

Summer Fossil Hunts 2022 Newsflash

Pre-Registration is required for all paid programs. Register online via Community Pass. Non-resident registrations are subject to out-of-town fees.

Guided Fossil Hunts!Thursday, 4:00pm—5:00pm | August 11thSunday, 11:00am—12:00pm | Augus...

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Register for Programs on Community Pass Recreation