Hall of Fame Museum Sought for City

  State Assembly members Eric Houghtaling and Joann Downey have introduced a measure that will attempt to have the New Jersey Hall of Fame establish a permanent museum in Asbury Park. The bill presents Asbury Park as a scenic, central, and suitable location. “Asbury Park would be the perfect home for the New Jersey Hall […]

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A New Look for the Old Upstage Club

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The building at 700 Cookman Ave.,  Asbury Park which was called the “ugliest” building in town at this week’s Planning Board meeting, is getting a major face lift including new windows and rebuilt columns. The building is at the corner of Cookman Avenue and Bond Street and is where the […]

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A Night Filled with Stars

  The New Jersey Hall of Fame induction ceremony for the class of 2016 was held at the Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park on May 7. Celebrities descended on the city for the event which honored author Carol Higgins Clark and news anchor Connie Chung, who arrived with husband television personality Maury Povich. Both were […]

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