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Motion for new trial moved to June 9

Motion for new trial moved to June 9

FREEHOLD — On Friday afternoon, Superior Court Judge Francis J. Vernoia moved a motion for a new trial for former Wall Township superintendent James Habel to June 9 at 1:30 p.m.

Mr. Habel, who was found guilty of second-degree official misconduct and four counts of falsifying and tampering with records, is still expected to get his sentence on June 12. He was found guilty after a 10-week trial and ...

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Coast Guard station work underwayCoast Guard station work underway

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — The Point Pleasant Beach Board of Education gave an update on the search for a new superintendent in the district this week.

At its regular meeting on Tuesday, the board passed a motion to “accept with regret the resignation of Dr. John A. Ravally, Superintendent of Schools for the Point Pleasant Beach School District, effective June 30, 2015.”

Superintendent Ravally recently tendered his resignation at Point ...

Historic find uncovered at cemeteryHistoric find uncovered at cemetery

POINT PLEASANT — A curious discovery has been made at White Lawn Cemetery that appears to have significant historical ties to the borough.

During a recent cleanup at the cemetery, volunteers uncovered a bronze bell in a shed on the property covered with debris and various unused materials.

The bell is engraved with the following inscription: “White Lawn Cemetery founded by Capt. John Arnold 1874.”

According to Rich Morris, a member ...

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 ...

Local beaches see nice crowdsLocal 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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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

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Lavallette, NJ
Apr. 10, 2015

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