Freeholder Director to Receive Award

  FREEHOLD – Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone will be honored with a Silver Gull Award by the Monmouth-Ocean Development Council for his achievements with tourism. Arnone has spent the last 15 years serving his community through his work as an elected official, serving as councilman, mayor of Neptune City and past president […]

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Stephen Crane House Fund-Raising Begins

  ASBURY PARK – The Asbury Park Historical Society has launched its first-ever Internet fund-raising campaign to help offset costs associated with its proposed acquisition of the historic Stephen Crane House on Fourth Avenue. “We are trying to raise $30,000 within the next six weeks through the online campaign. We will need more money in […]

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Sandy Causes Slow Start for Rentals

  BY DON STINE Summer rentals at the Jersey Shore seem to be off to a slow start this year but local realtors said they remain optimistic that things will pick up once the weather becomes warmer. Richard Davidson, with Remax Shore and Country, has been doing summer rentals since 1986. He said family summer […]

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Helipcopter Rides over Asbury Park Proposed

  By DON STINE ASBURY PARK – A Wall Township business owner would like to offer sightseeing helicopter rides in Asbury Park, if officials approve. The proposal was presented to the City Council last week by Vincent Giglio, owner of Ocean Helicopter, which operates out of the Monmouth Executive Airport in Wall. He said he […]

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Catch a Carp, Win Some Cash

  ASBURY PARK – Deal Lake’s first-ever carp fishing contest will kick off on Sun., April 21, 2013 but get up early if you plan to be a contender. The contest, which is free and open to the public, begins at 7 a.m. and will continue until noon. Prizes range from $75 for the largest […]

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Neptune OKs Riverfront Concert

  NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP – The Neptune Township Committee this week approved the use of the Township’s Municipal Marina and Riverside Park for River Concert 2013, a benefit concert for the families affected by Hurricane Sandy. The concert will feature performances by many local musicians and student groups. Mayor Eric Houghtaling as well a members of the […]

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