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Olympicworthy send-off

Olympicworthy send-off

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — G. Harold Antrim Elementary School staff and students held an Olympic send-off for one of their own.

Amanda Marino, eighth- grade English Language Arts teacher, was honored by the school because she will be traveling to California for Olympic trials.

Ms. Marino, of Jackson, will travel to Los Angeles for the Olympic marathon trial to be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. PST.

Ms. ...

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Boro tackles foreclosed propertiesBoro tackles foreclosed properties

POINT PLEASANT — The borough council is addressing the long-standing issue of foreclosed and/or abandoned properties and the cost of maintaining them.

At the Feb. 2 meeting, the council unanimously voted to introduce an ordinance that would address these properties.

According to Councilman Michael Thulen, who spearheaded the ordinance, most of the issues stem from bank-owned properties.

There are currently about 24 homes in the borough that are in foreclosure, according ...

Manto expands borough hall reviewManto expands borough hall review

MANTOLOKING — Residents named to three newly formed subcommittees have been tasked not only with overseeing the development of a plan for a new borough hall, but with producing a cohesive future vision for borough facilities.

The names of Mantoloking residents who will be joining the three members of the council on the Revamped Borough Hall Committee [RBHC] were announced in a memo published on the borough’s website ...

Floods of February visit local streetsFloods of February visit local streets

MANASQUAN — A new moon and a low pressure system off shore combined to raise tides three feet above normal early this week, causing a number of local streets to flood.

According to Chris Tucker, coordinator of Manasquan’s Office of Emergency Management, the low pressure system formed off North Carolina on Sunday and strengthened rapidly overnight and into Monday, which caused high winds and very large waves off shore ...

Adding juice to downtownAdding juice to downtown

MANASQUAN — The borough council voted Saturday to accept the donation of two electric vehicle charging stations for installation on South Street.

The charging stations, to be provided by Chargepoint Inc., were approved unanimously during a special weekend meeting after council members had tabled the resolution Feb. 1 to get input from surrounding businesses and consider any impact on parking during the summer months.

The two charging stations ...


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American Legion Championship: Point Boro vs. Mystic Island Post 493American Legion Championship: Point Boro vs. Mystic Island Post 493

Point Boro High School
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