Officials Disagree on Schools for Village Students

  By DON STINE Loch Arbour and Ocean Township continue to butt heads over each municipality’s educational formula and it seems the state Department of Education is the only agency that can straighten things out. Ocean Township contends that the existing education formula, which provides $2.1 million annually in Loch Arbour school taxes to the […]

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Gift Auction at St. James Church

  St. James Episcopal Church, Bradley Beach will hold its annual Gift Auction on Sat., June 3. The auction will be held on the church grounds located at 605 Fourth and Hammond  avenues Bradley Beach. The auction is held every other year to raise funds the church and the outreach programs it provides to the […]

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AIDS Walk Tally Exceeds Expectations

   The Center in Asbury Park, one of the five locations across New Jersey to host The AIDS Walk, raised $20,000 more than anticipated at the May 7 event. Proceeds from the walk support both Monmouth and Ocean counties said Patsy Vornhagen, public relations representative for The Center. Hundreds of participants walked in Asbury Park […]

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Story Hour Returns to Kula Cafe

  Kula Café in Asbury Park is looking forward to inviting local community children and their families to a special re-launching of the popular Kula Story Hour with guest reader Cat in the Hat on hand from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Sun., May 21. Asbury Park preschool educator Esther Piekarski, as the adventurous cat, will […]

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Kay Harris Book Signing May 13

  Neptune resident Kay Harris took a fascinating journey- a journey that chronicles the long, protest-ridden trail in the American Civil Rights movement. Harris will discuss her book, “From Amistad to the White House: Teachable Moments from 1839 to Within My Lifetime,” in Asbury Park on May 13. Harris, a local business owner and educator, […]

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Neptune School Officials Hosting Meeting

  Stay in Neptune informational meeting is scheduled for May 17 at the library Gables Elementary School at 6 p.m. The meeting is designed for those parents who are considering enrolling their child in a school outside of Neptune or for parents who have already enrolled their child in a school outside of Neptune . […]

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