Neptune to Review Noise Ordinance

By DON STINE Neptune officials will be reviewing the township’s noise ordinance after complaints have been filed over several restaurants having outdoor music. The township allowed outdoor music at a few restaurants to help improve their business during the Covid-19 shutdown. “We continue to look into complaints and respond to them accordingly,” Township Business Administrator […]

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3 Ocean Students Test Positive for COVID

Three students at Ocean Township High School have tested positive for Covid-19. As a result, after consultation with the Monmouth County Regional Health Commission and the New Jersey State Epidemiologist, school officials believe that it is in the best interest of students, staff and the community to place the high school on all-remote learning for […]

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Asbury Hotel Employee Charged with $400,000 in Theft

An employee of an Asbury Hotel in Asbury Park was arrested and charged with theft after stealing over $400,000 from the business. Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni said Larry Dembrun,Jr. 61, of Montclair was arrested by members of the Asbury Park Police Department and the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office following an investigation.  He was […]

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Neptune City to Receive Funds from CARES Act

By PETE WALTON Neptune City officials expect to be fully reimbursed for recent expenses related to the coronavirus fight. Borough Administrator Chris Cherbini said paperwork has been submitted under the second phase of the CARES act. “We are expecting to be fully reimbursed for $43,605 that we spent on Covid-19 related expenses, including personal protective […]

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Asbury Park Equity Committee Established

In the ongoing effort to better serve the community, the Asbury Park City Council has announced the establishment of an Asbury Park Equity Committee, which will be charged with reviewing the Police Department’s policies and procedures on police enforcement and discrimination. In addition, it will determine whether these policies and procedures are effective, and, if […]

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Memorial for Rev. Caldwell

There will be a special interfaith memorial service for the Rev. Gilbert Caldwell at Springwood Park on Sun., Sept. 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. Caldwell died, Fri., Sept. 4. Several churches will participate along with organizations and representatives from causes that Caldwell supported during his time living in Asbury Park. The musical directors of […]

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