Challenge Day teaches students valuable lessons

BRIELLE — Eighth-grade students learned about the importance of being themselves and respecting others for who they are, along with responsible ways to show...

Fund drive for ‘Amazing Grace’ in her fight against cancer

WALL TOWNSHIP — A fundraiser will be held this Saturday, Dec. 9 to raise money for “Amazing Grace” Philhower, a third-grader at Central Elementary...

Council discussing no-knock registry for residents

SPRING LAKE HEIGHTS — The mayor and council discussed introducing a ‘no-knock list’ for residents to prevent unwanted solicitors from coming to their homes. At...

Increase in BID budget to be used for bike racks on...

SPRING LAKE — The Spring Lake Business Improvement District plans to add new bike racks along Third Avenue after receiving a $5,000 increase in...

Therapy dogs support new readers at the library

SEA GIRT  — Reading in Reading in school can be intimidating for students. That is why the Sea Girt Library offers a program on...

Study examines options for Ocean Avenue Bridge

AVON-BY-THE-SEA — An ongoing concept development study by the Department of Transportation is currently underway to examine the stability and safety of the...

Parking pass update from Manasquan Beach Department

MANASQUAN - The Beach Department’s allotment of parking passes that were made available online at 9 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 8 has sold out,...

Celebrating a 19th Century Christmas at Allaire

WALL TOWNSHIP - Christmas at the Historic Village at Allaire transported visitors back to the holiday seasons of yesteryear on Sunday — an experience that...

Squirrel implicated in Christmas display vandalism

SEA GIRT — The Sea Girt Police Department has cracked the case of the vandalized Christmas decorations on The Plaza last week. The squirrel did...

Point Beach defeated in state football final

UNION — This time a second-half rally fell short and the Point Beach Garnet Gulls suffered a 33-21 loss to Middlesex in the Central...