Soldier’s early return a joyful surprise

BRICK TOWNSHIP — The sixth-graders at Veterans Memorial Middle School sat in the school auditorium anxiously awaiting what they believed would be a special...

Spring has sprung — Special section highlights home projects

Now is the time to tackle all those indoor and outdoor projects. Search out money saving tips and ideas and find ways to get...

St. Patrick’s Day at Spring Lake Heights Elementary School

SPRING LAKE HEIGHTS — Spring Lake Heights Elementary School got a chance to show their St. Patrick’s Day spirit on Friday as members from...

Full STEAM ahead for young inventors at InfoAge

WALL TOWNSHIP – For more than a century, historic Camp Evans has been a cradle of cutting-edge creativity, from Guglielmo Marconi’s work in radio...

School board introduces $4M tentative budget

LAKE COMO — The Lake Como Board of Education introduced a $4,023,701 tentative 2019-2020 budget during Tuesday’s board meeting. The total budget consists of a...

Squan Beach Life Saving Station gets county grant

MANASQUAN — The Squan Beach Life Saving Station Preservation Committee received an estimated $2,750 preservation matching grant award from the Monmouth County Historical Commission for...

Owners of Grieco Beverages say farewell to business

BRIELLE — After 37 years of operation in Brielle, the owners of Grieco Beverages have decided to close the business and retire. Owners Tony and Cathy...

PTOs urge school board to waive fees for building use

WALL TOWNSHIP — The school board may reconsider the district’s policy of charging custodial and security guard fees to parent-teacher organizations when the groups...

Avon student organizes Mary’s Adopted Classroom

Mary Hayser, a National Junior Honor Society member and Avon Elementary School eighth-grader, organized a successful supply drive to benefit underprivileged students. Through Mary’s...

Tentative school budget introduced for H.W. Mountz

SPRING LAKE — A second special meeting was held for the Spring Lake Board of Education to discuss the tentative budget for the...