Police Chief David Petriken announces retirement

SPRING LAKE HEIGHTS — After over 34 years of serving in the Spring Lake Heights Police Department, Chief of Police David Petriken will officially...

Borough Council names committee for Sea Watch site

MANASQUAN — The borough council named a committee to create redevelopment plans for Sea Watch on Monday, after hearing from residents’ concerns about how the...

1,500 people turn out for the Run With Veronica

SPRING LAKE — More than 1,500 people participated in the first Run With Veronica event on Saturday, raising more than $30,000 to date, supporting cancer...

Residents slam new zone created for car call services

SEA GIRT — Residential neighbors of a new car call zone confronted the mayor and borough council on June 13 with complaints about the...

Belmar budget approved by council, no rise in taxation

BELMAR — The 2018 municipal budget has been approved by the Belmar Borough Council and there will be no new taxes for residents of...

Avon students learn water survival skills from SBOR

AVON-BY-THE-SEA — The students at Avon Elementary School were taught about water safety and trained in how to handle different water emergency situations...

Body found under boardwalk identified, police say

BELMAR – The body of a deceased male found under the Belmar boardwalk Saturday morning has been identified as Christiaan Rose, 39, of Spring Lake...

Elks make plans to keep Oktoberfest on track

POINT PLEASANT — Point Pleasant Elks Lodge 1698 is in talks with borough officials to keep their annual Oktoberfest event happening after being denied a...

Class of 2018 graduates Wall Township High School

WALL TOWNSHIP – Wall Township High School held its 58th commencement ceremony under sunny skies Friday evening, June 15, at the school athletic field,...

Arrests in Brick drug bust yield weapon, heroin, cocaine

BRICK TOWNSHIP- Local law enforcement agencies have arrested eight suspects in connection with drug possession charges and prior warrants after the individuals attended a...