New director at helm of Bradley Beach Library

BRADLEY BEACH– A new director will be on the job today, Thursday, July 11, at the Bradley Beach Public Library. The selection of Ashley Foglia,...

Former Squan band teacher loses certification

MANASQUAN — Manasquan High School’s former band director, Alan Abraham, has had his teaching certificate revoked. The action by a state board came in May...

Historical Society presents annual Patriotic Celebration

AVON-BY-THE-SEA — Avon Historical Society held its annual patriotic celebration on Wednesday, July 3 at the municipal building. Attendees enjoyed music by Fred Lehotay’s Ragtimers...

Commission shares vision for environmentally friendly town

LAKE COMO — In the near future, the Lake Como Environmental Commission will be working on various projects in order to maintain an environmentally...

Mantoloking celebrates tradition on Independence Day

MANTOLOKING–As it does every July 4, the community came together to celebrate the nation’s birthday with traditionsal Fourth of July festivities, including a run,...

Belmar 5 Mile Run/Walk scheduled for July 13

BELMAR — The 43rd annual Belmar 5 Mile Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, July 13. More than 3,000 participants are expected in what is...

Shoplifting arrest at Noble’s Smoke Shop

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Two people from Brick Township have been arrested by Point Pleasant Beach police and charged with shoplifting and assaulting an...

Demonstrating the ‘power of puppies’

LAVALLETTE — The Ocean County Seeing Eye 4-H Club paid a visit to the Upper Shores Branch Library on Monday to demonstrate the power...

Army Corps returns to Point Beach to replenish dunes

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Heavy machinery returned to the beachfront to restore the protective dunes that were lost during May nor’easters and the replenishment...

Fireworks moved to protect nesting birds

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Jenkinson’s “Fireworks at Dark” took place south of its original location on July 4 to ensure the safety of the...