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BAY HEAD — Over 200 residents filed into Sacred Heart Church last Thursday evening to hear the latest on the progress being made to fund the Bay Head beach rock revetment project going on in the northern end of town.

Hosted by the BHIA: A New Jersey Nonprofit — the nonprofit arm of the Bay Head Improvement Association [BHIA] — board members gave residents an update on financials and ...

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Needles, trash litter the shoreNeedles, trash litter the shore

LAVALLETTE — Seaweed and clam shells were joined last weekend by much less welcome items on the borough’s shoreline, including multiple syringes, condoms and a dead rat.

The debris was quickly removed by the borough’s public works department, and officials said the beach was clean and free of trash shortly after it had been discovered.

Lavallette Heritage Committee member and town historian Denise Wirth, who often walks the length of ...

Consultant to help ID chiefConsultant to help ID chief

MANTOLOKING — The borough, here, is getting some outside help with its selection of a new top cop.

On Tuesday, July 22, a special meeting of the mayor and council was held at the Mantoloking Yacht Club, where a resolution passed providing for engagement of the Rodgers Group LLC as a consultant to assist in the selection of a new police chief.

Since former chief Mark Wright’s July 1 retirement, ...

Kelly's Closet set for this SaturdayKelly's Closet set for this Saturday

BRIELLE — Kelly's Closet, a fundraiser to benefit the Kelly Gordon Memorial Fund, will be held this Saturday, July 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Brielle Firehouse, 509 Longstreet Ave.

High-end new and gently used clothing, shoes, accessories and jewelry will be available to purchase, with cash only, the day of the sale.

The Kelly Gordon Memorial Fund was established to honor the legacy of Kelly Gordon, ...

Dominick DiRocco appointed to Wall Township CommitteeDominick DiRocco appointed to Wall Township Committee

WALL TOWNSHIP — The governing body appointed Republican Dominick DiRocco to the township committee in a unanimous vote during a regular business meeting Wednesday night, July 23.

Mr. DiRocco, 40, of Willow Avenue, was selected to replace former committeeman Jeffrey Foster, who resigned on July 11. He was one of three selected by the Wall GOP that the organization felt were qualified for the spot [see related story].

He will ...

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Jul. 04, 2014

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Jun. 27, 2014

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May. 15, 2014

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