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09/22/2015
COUNTY CLERK REMINDS VOTERS TO REGISTER BY OCT. 13

Residents can register at the County, by mail, or in their town FREEHOLD, N.J. – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is reminding residents that the deadline is fast approaching for those wishing to vote in the Nov. 3 General Election. Registration must be completed by Tuesday, Oct. 13, 21 days prior to Election Day. […]

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09/15/2015
COUNTY CLERK HANLON ANNOUNCES ARCHIVES DAY AWARD WINNERS

Inaugural M. Claire French Award to Lillian G. Burry 18th annual Jane G. Clayton Award to Joseph Hammond Awards will be presented Oct. 3 MANALAPAN, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is pleased to announce that Freeholder Lillian G. Burry has been selected to receive the inaugural M. Claire French Award for Leadership […]

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09/08/2015
COUNTY CLERK ANNOUNCES ARCHIVES DAY KEYNOTE SPEAKER

 Specialist Professor of Public History Melissa Ziobro to give address  MANALAPAN, NJ –Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon announced the keynote speaker at the Oct. 3 Archives and History Day will be Monmouth University Specialist Professor of Public History Melissa Ziobro. “Archives and History Day provides the opportunity to learn about the history of Monmouth […]

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08/27/2015
COUNTY CLERK ANNOUNCES “ARCHIVES WEEK” EVENTS

Seminars and screenings lead up to Archives Day on Oct. 3 MANALAPAN, NJ – The excitement is building for the County Clerk’s 2015 Archives and History Day. Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon invites everyone to start the celebration early, beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at the Monmouth County Library Headquarters. “Archives Week is designed […]

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08/11/2015
HANLON ANNOUNCES VOTE BY MAIL REFORMS
County Clerk & Board of Elections to follow new protocols

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon announced important reforms in how Monmouth County voters can apply for Vote By Mail ballots with the County Clerk and how the Board of Elections can receive voted ballots from voters. The reforms are effective immediately under a new law signed by Governor Chris Christie on August […]

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08/06/2015
VOTE EARLY; VOTE BY MAIL

Early voters can skip the line on Election Day FREEHOLD, NJ –Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is reminding residents that early voting is possible in Monmouth County! Early voters can skip the line on Election Day and vote by mail. Voting by mail is an available option for all registered voters. “The right to […]

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06/29/2015
COUNTY CLERK TO PRESERVE NATURALIZATION HISTORY

Records of 34,677 applicants for naturalization to be moved to Archives     FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon recently found a treasure trove of Monmouth County history when she came upon books documenting thousands of applications for naturalization that date back to the 1800s. “The books hold a tremendous amount of […]

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06/22/2015
COUNTY CLERK WARNS AGAINST SOLICITATIONS FOR OVERPRICED COPIES OF DEEDS

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising Monmouth County property owners to be on the lookout for mail solicitations from private companies seeking to sell homeowners expensive certified copies of their property deeds. Depending on the company, the prices charged range from $79.50 to $89. “Instead, and for a very minimal […]

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06/19/2015
ARCHIVES RECEIVES AWARD FOR CIVIL WAR BOOKLET

Receives Kevin M. Hale Award from League of Historical Societies of NJ RAHWAY, NJ – Monmouth County Archives, a division of the Monmouth County Clerk’s Office, was honored with the Kevin M. Hale Booklet Award by the League of Historical Societies of New Jersey. “It is a great honor for the County to have one […]

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06/05/2015
COUNTY CLERK SEEKS CLAYTON AWARD NOMINATIONS

Award honors individuals dedicated to preserving Monmouth County history MANALAPAN, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Hanlon is seeking nominations for the Monmouth County Jane G. Clayton Award. If you know someone who has gone above and beyond to preserve the history of Monmouth County, nominate that person by June 15! “The Clayton Award will […]

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