Crowded field for 10th District seat

OCEAN COUNTY — It may only be Feb. 1, but local politicians have begun gearing up for November already after the announcement that longtime...

After delays, Lavallette dune project begins

LAVALLETTE — Residents will have noticed the start of the long-awaited beach replenishment project this week as contractors for the United States Army Corps...

First Aid squad in Spring Lake needs more volunteers

SPRING LAKE — The Spring Lake First Aid Squad needs more volunteers. Capt. Rocky Rockhill issued the call after presenting his 2018 activity report to...

Be Your Own Boss brings business ideas to students

SPRING LAKE HEIGHTS — Spring Lake Heights Elementary School fifth- and sixth-graders had the chance to experience what it’s like to start a...

Fundraising underway for St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Lake Como — Sunday, Jan. 27, marked the third event to raise funds for this year’s Belmar/ Lake Como St. Patrick’s Day Parade. With parade...

Spring Lake hopes to trade off turn in Squan BOE rotation

SPRING LAKE — The Spring Lake Board of Education has not chosen a representative to sit on the Manasquan BOE this year, after...

Seafood Fest is heading downtown for 2019

BELMAR — This year’s New Jersey Seafood Festival will likely be held further from the sea. “We still have to put all the pieces of...

Merchant program aims to help borough go ‘green’

AVON-BY-THE-SEA — Businesses in the borough may have an opportunity to be a part of an initiative to go “green.” Edward Bonanno, chair of the...

Officials, residents respond to bulk building concerns

SEA GIRT — Residents once again brought concerns over bulk building to the borough council. Longtime Sea Girt resident Lynn Ward spoke on behalf of...

Feb. 2 Valentine Plunge will benefit ALS patients and research

MANASQUAN — On Saturday, hundreds will plunge into the Atlantic Ocean to support the 13th annual Valentine Plunge for ALS . The plunge raised about $280,000...