Ocean Councilman Launches Re-Election Campaign

Ocean Township Councilman Rob Acerra this week announced his campaign for re-election to the Ocean Township Council. The non-partisan election will take place on Tues., May 14. Over the last four years  Acerra has fought against higher taxes and for more openness and transparency in local government. He voted against tax increases, helped to stabilize […]

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Asbury Park Beaches Ready for Season

But Northend Boardwalk Ready Later By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Asbury Park Mayor John Moor broke the news at the recent City Council meeting that the north end boardwalk will not be rebuilt for the beginning of the summer season. He said, however, that all beaches will be open and accessible with gatekeepers posted. Moor said […]

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New Retail, Apartments Planned in Asbury Park

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The construction of four new apartments with ground level retail is underway at Fourth Avenue and Main Street in Asbury Park. Developed by Fasano Properties the building will also have nine on-site parking spaces. The four apartments will each have a balcony and dedicated tenant parking in the rear. By giving […]

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Iron Whale Prepares for April Opening

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The Iron Whale seafood restaurant in the Fifth Avenue pavilion on the Asbury Park boardwalk is preparing its menu and choosing decor for its April opening. Restaurateur Tim McLoone said this will be his company’s 11th restaurant. He also owns Tim McLoone’s Supper Club and The Robinson Ale House both located […]

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