Man wanted for Point Beach robbery arrested in West Orange
WEST ORANGE — A man wanted in connection with a recent robbery in Point Pleasant Beach and a double murder in Washington was arrested in West Orange last Friday, according to officials.
Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray and West Orange Police Chief James Abbott announced last Friday, July 18, the arrest of Ali Muhammad Brown 29, of Seattle, Washington.
Early that afternoon, detectives from the West Orange Police Department ...
POINT PLEASANT — Tension was in the air at Tuesday night’s council meeting, here, after one councilman expressed his concerns over the mayor’s recent comments on the borough’s skate park.
The skate park, located along Route 88, was closed nearly one year ago pending repairs to several of the its ramps due to the high volume of
use the park sees.
When asked about the park earlier this month, Mayor Bill ...
POINT PLEASANT BEACH — During Tuesday night’s meeting of the borough council, the governing body moved to send a letter to the New Jersey Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control opposing a winery license application, saying that such a license, if granted, would violate a municipal ordinance.
Domenico Winery, of Toms River and San Carlos, California, has applied to the state Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control [ABC] for a license ...
WALL TOWNSHIP — Jeffrey Foster resigned from his seat on the township committee, here, last Thursday.
Mr. Foster said he made the decision to resign in order to avoid any conflict of interest, as he submitted his application for the open director of public works position in the
township that same day.
Robert Hendrickson, who currently holds the position, will be retiring effective Sept. 1, according to township administrator Jeffry Bertrand.
BRADLEY BEACH — The boardwalk along Ocean Avenue was packed on Saturday as people lined up to eat their weight in seafood during the Bradley Beach Chamber of Commerce’s Sixth Annual Lobsterfest.
This year’s event, which took place over Saturday and Sunday, July 12 and 13, boasted over 25 food vendors, 150 craft and specialty tables, programs geared toward the younger crowd, live bands, a wine and beer garden, ...
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