Drug-related charges dismissed in Robert Merriken case

NEPTUNE — A Neptune Township municipal judge Thursday dismissed drug paraphernalia charges against Spring Lake Heights Councilman Robert Merriken, ruling that a search of...

Wall cruises past Lacey, 28-7 in Friday night football

WALL — The Wall football team improved to 2-1 on the season when it cruised past Lacey, 28-7 on Friday night. The Crimson Knights jumped...

Fast start propels Manasquan to 34-13 win over Raritan

MANASQUAN — The Manasquan football team got off to the fast and physical start it was looking for on Saturday, defeating Raritan 34-13 at...

Former Brick schools chief sues district

BRICK TOWNSHIP — Former superintendent of schools Walter Uszenski is claiming in a new lawsuit that he became the target of retribution after exposing...

Cross-inlet contest will pit boroughs in tug-of-war

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Teams from Point Pleasant Beach and Manasquan will face off for the 2018 Inaugural Manasquan Inlet Intercoastal Tug of War...

Point Boro defense stops Monmouth in Saturday victory

TINTON FALLS — Senior Christian Aurin’s fourth-quarter interception capped off a strong defensive performance in Point Boro’s 16-6 win against Monmouth Regional at Joseph...

Beach football suffers early miscues in loss to Asbury Park

ASBURY PARK — First-half mistakes cost the Point Beach football team in its 27-6 loss against Asbury Park at Asbury Park Stadium on Friday....

Brick Township steps up all-around to top Freehold Boro

BRICK — Four offensive touchdowns, one pick six and three interceptions were the backbone of Brick Township football's 34-15 division win over Freehold Township...

Lane closures on Route 35 at the Ashley Avenue overpass

BRIELLE — One lane in each direction on the Route 35 bridge over Ashley Avenue will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21...

Thousands flock to Point Pleasant Beach for Festival of the Sea

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Organizers of the annual Festival of the Sea in Point Pleasant Beach said the Sept. 15 event was the largest...