Closure of Route 88 bridge for painting starts Wednesday

POINT PLEASANT — The Route 88 Bridge over the Point Pleasant Canal is now expected be closed and detoured for the next two weeks...

Study warns of rising sea risks

BAY HEAD — Back bay flooding that occurs even on fair weather days is a growing concern for local communities along Barnegat Bay and...

Dune project clouds summer for Bay Head

BAY HEAD — Officials were dismayed to learn this week that work is expected to begin in May on the long anticipated coastal beach...

Heartfelt message on bullying

POINT PLEASANT — An impassioned presentation on the topic of bullying touched close to home this week as students learned to resonate with the...

Fishing Flea Market reels in hundreds to Point Beach

POINT PLEASANT BEACH - The hallways of G. Harold Antrim Elementary School overflowed with seafaring merchandise Saturday as hundreds of fishermen, anglers and sea...

Active shooter drill models responses of flight, fight

BAY HEAD — Bay Head Elementary is joining surrounding schools in rethinking the response to potentially dangerous situations impacting students, faculty and staff. On Feb....

New arrival joins penguin family at Jenk’s Aquarium

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Jenkinson’s Aquarium has welcomed a new, waddly addition to its family. On Jan. 22, a newborn African Penguin lovingly named Chick...

Eight-graders explore future choices during Career Day

POINT PLEASANT — Eighth-grade students explored potential paths for the future as they spoke with professionals in many fields about their careers at Memorial...

Man arrested for forgery by Point Boro police

POINT PLEASANT — A 22-year-old man has been charged on multiple counts for forging military documents in order to provide child care services for...

Borough students display their giving spirit

POINT PLEASANT — Students joined together to collect tons of food to support area families in need through the recent Students Change Hunger Food...