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Week of testimony comes to a close on Thursday, Jan. 22

Week of testimony comes to a close on Thursday, Jan. 22

FREEHOLD — A week of testimony in the trial of James F. Habel, Ed.D., the former Wall Schools chief accused of bilking over $300,000 from the district, came to a close on Thursday, Jan. 22.

Mr. Habel, 58, was indicted in 2013 on a slew of charges, including second-degree official misconduct, second-degree theft by deception, two counts of second-degree mortgage fraud, first-degree financial facilitation of criminal activity, third degree ...

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Mantoloking successfully appeals V Zone designation along bayfrontMantoloking successfully appeals V Zone designation along bayfront

MANTOLOKING — Earlier this month, the borough received a response from the Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA] regarding a letter sent by the borough’s engineer and the senior vice president of engineering firm Hatch Mott MacDonald, Robert C. Mainberger, as well as his associate at the firm, Thomas Thornton.

Mr. Mainberger, assisting

Mantoloking in its communications with FEMA, began formal correspondence with the agency in April 2013 to establish an ...

Take the PARCC for yourselfTake the PARCC for yourself

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Parents, curious about the new tests your children are taking this year? Well, question no more — take the tests for yourself in an academic environment not unlike the schools where your children take them.

The Ocean County Council of Education Associations is inviting another generation to experience the new form of standardized testing.

Adults who are interested in the impact that the Partnership for Assessment ...

Dowd back to coachingDowd back to coaching

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — The coach of the Manasquan-Point Pleasant Beach varsity ice hockey team was reinstated at the end of last week after he was accused of assaulting one of his players during a game earlier this month.

Jim Dowd, also a former New Jersey Devil, was reinstated to his position by the Manasquan Board of Education on Friday, Jan. 16, during an emergency meeting called by the ...

Prosecution furthers caseProsecution furthers case

FREEHOLD — The trial of a former Wall Township superintendent accused of defrauding the school district of more than $350,000 has been heating up over the last two weeks.

Currently, James F. Habel, Ed.D., 58, of Dunedin, Florida, formerly of Point Pleasant, faces numerous counts against him, including charges of second-degree official misconduct, second-degree theft by deception, two counts of second-degree mortgage fraud, first-degree financial facilitation of criminal activity, ...


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