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Local beaches see nice crowds

Local beaches see nice crowds

SOUTHERN MONMOUTH COUNTY — While slightly cooler weather this Memorial Day weekend kept some visitors away from local beaches, many did make their way to a spot in the sand, leading to some nice crowds on the shore.

According to AccuWeather meteorologist Mark Paquette, the holiday weekend warmed up as it progressed.

Saturday had the lowest temperatures for the weekend with only a high of 66 degrees. Sunday saw sun ...

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Board splits up questionBoard splits up question

MANASQUAN — The board of education, here, has made some heavy changes to the bond referendum proposal in an attempt to make it more appealing to the Manasquan taxpayers when they go out to vote during the Sept. 29 special election.

The new proposal, which was adopted by the board of education during last Tuesday night’s meeting, runs a total cost of $24.4 million, with the state taking on ...

Dogs have their day in new off-leash spotDogs have their day in new off-leash spot

WALL TOWNSHIP — The much-anticipated fence at Orchard Park has finally been completed so the canine companions of Wall Township and surrounding communities can roam free and off-leash. The fence construction, which was begun on May 15, was completed late last week by AB Fencing.

The new off-leash area is in the section of the park that borders Church Street, and since its completion, has hosted many dogs enjoying ...

Bridge repairs may cause delaysBridge repairs may cause delays

WALL TOWNSHIP — Over the next two weeks, motorists should be aware there may be backups on Route 34 southbound near the off-ramp to Atlantic Avenue.

As a result of emergency repairs needed on the Route 34 bridge over Atlantic Avenue/CR524 Spur, the New Jersey Department of Transportation [DOT] advised of the potential backups.

According to Steve Schapiro, spokesman for the DOT, drivers will need to go slower than usual ...

A long road homeA long road home

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — After years of rebuilding post-Hurricane Sandy with the help of a local nonprofit, the Pirl family will finally be moving home soon.

Shore 2 Recover, a nonprofit organization founded by borough resident Toni Pecunia, launched of the Pirl Project in 2012 — an initiative that centered on demolishing the hurricane-damaged home of the Pirl family and constructing a new and improved one.

Point Pleasant Beach’s Christian ...

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MONOC 1 lands in MantolokingMONOC 1 lands in Mantoloking

Mantoloking, NJ
May. 08, 2015

Coast Guard responds to sinking fishing boat east of Manasquan InletCoast Guard responds to sinking fishing boat east of Manasquan Inlet

Manasquan/Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
Apr. 30, 2015

A Touch of SinatraA Touch of Sinatra

Lavallette, NJ
Apr. 10, 2015

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