It’s True: The Bridge is Slower than Usual

  By MARY WALTON It’s not your imagination, people. The venerable old Shark River Bridge on Ocean Avenue between Avon and Belmar has been more than three times slower than usual for the past couple weeks. As the buzzer sounds, red lights flash on, and cars and pedestrians clump behind the lowered crossing gates, the […]

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Neptune Police Chief Retires

  By DON STINE NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP – Neptune officials are keeping their options opening in appointing a replacement for former Police Chief Robert Adams, who retired effective June 1 after 40 years with the department. A retirement dinner was held for Adams at the Jumping Brook Country Club on June 7 with 300 attending. “It […]

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What are your summer plans…?

  Sadi and Emily Delaney, from Easton, PA (above), are working and coming to the Jersey Shore. “We go to LBI, Seaside, Asbury Park. Asbury Park has changed. We like the changes. We’ll be back. We’ve kept up with the progress after the storm,” they say. See what other folks have planned by clicking on […]

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This week’s adoptable pets

  TREY – Gentle, well-mannered, sweet Trey (above) is looking for a great new family to call his own. Trey is a handsome 2yr-old Brindle Terrier Mix that was found as a stray. Trey is a great boy to have around – he loves walks, playtime and quiet time next to his best friend forever […]

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