Cadet Program Helps Attract New Firefighters

By PETE WALTON Neptune City fire cadets Ryan C. Maher and Joseph R. “Joey” Adams were presented this week with the annual Terry Morcom Memorial Cadet Grant. The two young men are the latest recipients of the grant, which was established in memory of former Neptune City fire chief Terrance W. Morcom, who died of […]

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New Stores Planned at Seaview Square Center

By DON STINE The Marshalls and HomeGoods stores located near the Asbury Park traffic circle on Route 66 in Neptune will be moving across the highway to the Seaview Square shopping center in Ocean Township. Construction of a large, 50,000-square-foot building, which will house the two stores, is expected to begin in June and open […]

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Celebrating Autism Awareness May 11

Asbury Park Recreation is presenting a Celebration of Autism Awareness Month with a Family Fun BBQ on Sat., May 11 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Springwood Park. This free family event will feature with music arts and crafts, activities and food.  It is an opportunity for parents to build support and promote children’s […]

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Ocean Chamber Hosts Comedy Night

The Greater Ocean Township Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual comedy and gift auction scholarship fundraiser May 24. Three comedians, JJ Ramirez, Gary Delena and Brad Lowery will perform with Master of Ceremonies Bobby Gonzo. The event is Fri., May 24 with doors opening at 6 p.m. tickets are $70 per person and includes […]

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Uncertain Future for Ocean Grove Fire Site

By DON STINE Debris from the fire which destroyed the 100-year-old North End Pavilion on the boardwalk in Ocean Grove may still be scattered about, but what is the possibility of rebuilding a similar building in its place? Neptune Business Administrator Vito Gadaleta said township officials have no problem with the historic structure being rebuilt […]

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Deal Police Deploy Narcan After Vehicle Crash

Deal police officers deployed Narcan April 29 following a motor vehicle crash on Ocean Avenue. Police said at  approximately 4:19 p.m. Police Officer Zach Bell was stationary at the intersection of Phillips and Ocean Avenues.  He observed a black Volkswagen Jetta traveling Northbound on Ocean Avenue at a high rate of speed. As Bell was […]

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