Borough hall plans underway
MANTOLOKING — The borough, here, received positive reviews from residents at a meeting held this week regarding the preliminary construction and design plans of a new borough hall.
The former borough offices were demolished after Hurricane Sandy hit in 2012, and four feet of floodwater left the building in disrepair.
However, spirits were high when initial design plans for the new building were finally presented.
Don Ness began the meeting by ...
POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant Borough Fire Department Station 75 has received its latest addition — a new fire truck.
The new Point Pleasant fire truck can now be found driving around town and is prepared to fight fires and complete other fire department-related tasks.
The truck arrived at the fire station on Monday, and on Tuesday afternoon the temporary license plates and insurance were attained, which allowed the ...
MANASQUAN — Up and down the Jersey Shore, beachgoers may have noticed globs in the ocean waves lately and wondered if they were safe swimming companions.
The small, clear jellyfish-like animals, called salps, are native here on the East Coast of North America, as well as along the east coast of South America, according to the Ocean Portal, part of the Smithsonian Institu-
tion’s Ocean Initiative.
The salps normally arrive in ...
BELMAR — An investigation into the disappearance of nearly $10,000 worth of ShopRite gift cards intended for families of students at Belmar Elementary School has closed with no criminal proceedings, after finding the cards were never “properly inventoried, adequately managed nor appropriately secured at any point after they were taken into the custody of Belmar,” according to a report from the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office.
Led by Detective Maria ...
BRIELLE — Kelly’s Closet drew a crowd of hundreds on Saturday, raising thousands for the Kelly Gordon Memorial Fund.
“The outpouring of support from the community, and outside of the community, has been more than we could have ever imagined,” Kelly’s mother, Lorraine Zimmermann, of Brielle, said.
The event, held at the Brielle Firehouse on Saturday afternoon, was a sale featuring high end, new and gently used clothing, shoes, jewelry ...
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This Weekend’s Events:
- Midsummer Mile Ocean Swim
Saturday, 08:00 AM—12:00 AM
- Kayak Canoe Race
Saturday, 10:00 AM—12:00 AM
- Walking Tour of Third Ave.
Saturday, 09:00 AM—12:00 PM
- Library Art Show
Saturday, 06:00 PM—08:00 PM
- History of New Jersey Baskets & Native Materials
Saturday, 03:00 PM—12:00 AM
- Lavallette Cancer Walk
Sunday, 08:00 AM—12:00 AM
- Bay Head Chapel 125th Anniversary Celebration
Sunday, 11:00 AM—12:00 AM
- 5th Annual Berry Craft Festival
Sunday, 09:00 AM—03:00 PM
- Jazz Party
Sunday, 06:00 PM—12:00 AM
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