Ocean Groups Offer Going Green Help

  The Shade Tree Commission and the Environmental Commission of Ocean Township are sponsoring a panel discussion about how to keep shade trees healthy. The event, Going Green, is Sat., March 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about current threats, challenges and dangers to shade trees native […]

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McLoone Will Open Ale House at Beachfront

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The boardwalk in Asbury Park will soon have an ale house all its own. Restrauateur Tim McLoone has temporarily closed down both his establishments on the boardwalk, Tim McLoone’s Supper Club and the Asbury Grille. McLoone said this week that improvements to the upstairs Supper Club will be “modest” and […]

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Submarine Warfare at the Shore

  The Ocean Township Historical Museum is sponsoring a speaker event for “A History of Submarine Warfare Along the Jersey Shore” Tues., March 14 at 7:15 p.m. The event will take place at the Ocean Township Board of Education Offices (Old Oakhurst School), Auditorium, 163 Monmouth Road, Oakhurst. In their book, A History of Submarine […]

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The Calendar Says Winter But the Weather Says Spring

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The weather last weekend caught many people by surprise. Although forecasts called for rising temperatures, no one was prepared for February temperatures reaching 70 degrees. After freezing temperatures the week before it seems people were reluctant to believe we were actually getting spring-like weather. But when reality hit, people hit […]

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Avon Seeks Green Acres Funds for Sylvan Lake

  By PETE WALTON  Avon officials have applied for a Green Acres grant to upgrade the borough’s Sylvan Lake shoreline.  An existing grant can cover urgently needed repairs to part of the shoreline, according to Borough Administrator Timothy M. Gallagher.  Barbara Suchecki, Avon’s grant coordinator, says the $842,230 requested from the state Department of Environmental […]

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