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Bay Head gets new principal

Bay Head gets new principal

BAY HEAD — The elementary school, here, officially has a new principal.

The Bay Head Board of Education approved the hiring of Frank Camardo during its meeting on Monday. He will begin his duties as principal on Thursday, Oct. 9.

Mr. Camardo, 38, of Mount Laurel, is currently still employed as the assistant principal of Riverside Elementary School in Princeton.

Between now and Oct. 9, Mr. Camardo will be working at ...

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Is technology an answer to crime?Is technology an answer to crime?

POINT PLEASANT — Every middle and high school student in Ocean County will find a new addition to their lockers this year.

The Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office [OCPO] has placed stickers with Quick Response [QR] codes on them inside the door of every locker in each middle and high school throughout Ocean County. The purpose of the code is to direct the students to the OCPO’s latest smartphone application ...

Candidate drops outCandidate drops out

POINT PLEASANT — Residents, here, will see a general election ballot that is a little different than originally expected this November.

Democratic council candidate Brian Welch submitted a letter to the Ocean County Clerk’s Office on Wednesday, Aug. 13, to request the removal of his name from the ballot, according to Ocean County Clerk Scott Colabella.

The Point Pleasant Boro Democratic Committee has chosen resident Ed Wolff to replace ...

Man charged in heroin overdoseMan charged in heroin overdose

AVON-BY-THE-SEA — An Avon-by-the-Sea man will be prosecuted under the state’s strict liability law placing the responsibility on him for the heroin overdose death of a man at a Rumson drug rehabilitation transitional center, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced late last week.

Michael Renna, 25, of Sylvania Avenue in Avon, was charged with one count of first degree strict liability for drug induced deaths and one ...

Clams, anyone?Clams, anyone?

BAY HEAD — The annual Bay Head Fire Department Clam Bake reached record numbers on Saturday, Aug. 16, with a total of 1,141 tickets to attend purchased.

This was the largest Clam Bake that the fire department has hosted thus far, Charles Tillson, the organizer of the Clam Bake, said.

“We had our best turnout so far,” he said.

The Clam Bake is the Bay Head Fire Department’s annual ...

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