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Body found in Lake Como has been identified

Body found in Lake Como has been identified

LAKE COMO — The deceased male who was located and recovered from the borough's eponymous lake on Friday has been identified as Justin Cook, 32, a Jackson resident who has recently been staying with friends in Lake Como, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.

The cause and manner of death are pending an autopsy Saturday morning, Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office Public Information Officer Charles Webster reports. ...

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Council OK’s house height  ordinanceCouncil OK’s house height ordinance

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — The council reviewed the now-split ordinances regarding height restriction and principal building area and passed one, while sending the other back to the planning board for revisions, at their meeting Tuesday night. For now, the height requirements are clear, but the building area coverage will be up for further debate.

The major components of what are now separate ordinances include measuring from the Federal Emergency ...

Bay Head super bids farewellBay Head super bids farewell

BAY HEAD — John Ravally, Ed.D., attended his last Bay Head Board of Education meeting as Superintendent of Schools on Wednesday.

Mr. Ravally recently tendered his resignation as superintendent in both the Point Pleasant Beach and Bay Head school districts and accepted a position as superintendent with the Franklin Township School District, located in Somerset County.

Mr. Ravally has been serving as the superintendent in Bay Head since 2006.

According ...

Walk gets two paws upWalk gets two paws up

LAVALLETTE — Lavallette’s furry friends and their owners had the chance to show off during the Municipal Alliance’s annual dog walk over the weekend.

The dog walk allows residents and their dogs to take a walk along the bay and be judged in a variety of categories.

According to organizer and Municipal Alliance member Pat Hoffman, the dogs take a walk down to the bay and go in a circle. ...

Residents deliver USPS concerns Residents deliver USPS concerns

AVON-BY-THE-SEA — When the borough’s governing body held a public meeting Monday evening, residents brought up concerns about the quality of mail delivery service in the borough.

Back in November 2012, the United States Postal Service needed to take some cost-saving measures to keep its head above water. One of those measures was the consolidation of the Avon-By-The-Sea Post Office into the Belmar Post Office.

Since the U.S. ...


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