City Prepares for Annual Easter Pageant

  Asbury Park is preparing for the 82nd Annual Easter Pageant Parade on Sun., April 16, in the Paramount Theater from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Bring out your most colorful outfits, brightest smiles, and elaborately flowered bonnets to help the city make the 82nd Easter Pageant and Parade another great event.  The pageant begins […]

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Around City Hall…

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI At the last City Council meeting Deputy Mayor Amy Quinn urged residents to try out three new parking meters stationed on Mattison Avenue. The meters are samples of new meters being proposed for the upcoming summer season to replace current meters which customers often find hard to use or in […]

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Chinatown in Asbury

  Lights! Camera! Politics! Film Series presents “Chinatown,”  a  classic story of intrigue, murder and corruption involving municipal water resources in 1930’s Los Angeles. The movie screens at the Stephen Crane House in Asbury Park at 3 p.m. Sat., April 1. Admission is free but donations to the Asbury Park Little League are welcome. The […]

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Trend Toward Decreasing Crime in Neptune

  By DON STINE Neptune has seen a 19.7 percent decrease in reportable crimes since 2015, police officials said during a special presentation at this week’s Township Committee meeting. “The trend is that we have decreasing crime. There is a clear downward trend since 2011. We have outstanding personnel in the police department and they […]

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Loch Arbour Voters Go to Polls April 4

  By DON STINE A state Appellate Court has ruled the April 4 election allowing Loch Arbour residents to vote on whether they want to leave the Ocean Township school district can take place as scheduled. The state Superior Court, Appellate Division rejected an Ocean Township motion to obtain an injunction to prevent the ballot […]

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