Master gardeners visit Candide’s Garden

LAKE COMO — Mountain laurels, “no-mow” grass and red raspberries were just a few of the plants master gardeners admired during their visit to...

Mantoloking Bridge reopens after gate repairs

MANTOLOKING — The Ocean County Sheriff's Office announced the Mantoloking Bridge has reopened to traffic after repairs to a gate that was stuck in...

Traffic signal outages at intersection of Routes 70 and 88

BRICK TOWNSHIP– Police are directing traffic at the intersection of Routes 70 and 88 where traffic signals are not operating due to power outages...

Inlet Celebration postponed to Wednesday, July 18

MANASQUAN — The borough's annual Inlet Celebration, originally scheduled for Tuesday, July 17, has been postponed to Wednesday, July 18. According to the Manasquan Borough...

Car crashes into restaurant on Route 88

BRICK TOWNSHIP — Two pedestrians were injured following a car crash into Lo's Garden Chinese Restaurant on Friday night, July 13. The driver of the...

Youngsters enjoy their Best Day at the Beach

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — More than 300 people filled the beach at Beacon Lane on Saturday, July 7, when the Best Day Foundation, which...

Loughran Point upgrade project to begin this month

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Upgrades to the storm-battered Loughran Point on Inlet Drive are expected to begin on July 30. According to Borough Administrator Christine...

Move away from PARCC wins local praise

Local school officials this week welcomed Gov. Phil Murphy’s announcement that the state will begin transitioning from the current model for student assessment testing,...

Council hears feedback over new beach wedding ban

SPRING LAKE — The wedding and special event ban on Spring Lake beaches, boardwalks and gazebos to take effect Nov. 1, dominated discussion at...

Council will hold July 24 hearing on plastic bag ban

BRADLEY BEACH — An ordinance that would ban single-use plastic bags in retail establishments in 2019 was introduced at Tuesday’s borough council meeting. The proposed...