Lowering the Lake and Other Topics

Have you ever wondered what impact lake lowering has on fish and the myriad of life in Deal Lake? Are you curious about the regulations and critical components that must be taken into account when controlling lake levels? What are some of the limitations in controlling water flow? On April 18 at 7 p.m. the […]

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Banners Discussed for Ocean Grove’s 150th Anniversary

By DON STINE Decorating the two main entranceways into Ocean Grove this summer for the historic district’s 150th anniversary is now under review by Neptune officials. Ocean Grove, the historic district noted for its Victorian architecture and Methodist religious significance, is celebrating the 150th anniversary of its founding in 1869, just after the Civil War. […]

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Asbury Park Boardwalk Named Great Public Space in State

The Asbury Park Boardwalk has been named a “Great Public Space” by the New Jersey Chapter of the American Planning Association who just released their “2018 Great Places in New Jersey” designations. Launched in 2012, Great Places in New Jersey recognizes unique and exemplary downtowns, public spaces, streets and neighborhoods. The designation, given from professional […]

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Police Warn: Lock Your Vehicles

Ocean Township police are once again reminding people to lock up their vehicles when they are not using them. “We have been preaching this for years on social media, please lock your vehicles, remove the keys/fobs from the interior and don’t leave valuables in your car,” said Det. Lt. Timothy Torchia. Torchia said during the […]

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Walk This Way in Bradley Beach

  By DENISE HERSCHEL The Bradley Beach Library is well known for it’s wide selection of books and various programs and most recently for it’s dedicated group of exercise enthusiasts who meet weekly at the library as part of its walking club. For the last several months, the Bradley Beach Library Walking Club has convened on […]

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Lobster Fest Cancelled This Year

  The popular Lobster Fest held in Bradley Beach each year has been cancelled for this year. The event, which has been operated by the Chamber of Commerce, was scheduled for June 23 to 25 at the beachfront. “It’s very unfortunate,” said Mayor Gary Engelstad. “But due to legal concerns at this time and the fact that […]

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