Kula Cafe Offering Produce Delivery

Kula Cafe in Asbury Park is now offering home delivery of its produce on Saturdays. Local pick up at the farm will remain on Fridays between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. The farm has added more products to the online webshop and more will be come available throughout the season. There are now several varieties […]

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Avon Church to Open for 137th Season

St. John’s Episcopal Church, a summer chapel in Avon, will once again be opening its doors on June 28 for it’s 137th season. St. John’s, located at 100 Woodland Ave., is Avon’s oldest church. When the church opens its doors on June 28 it will be the second time they do so while the country […]

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Music Foundation Seeks Donations

The Asbury Park Music Foundation needs help to keep its music education programs going this summer via virtual and small in-person summer camps—and for the 2020-2021 school year. The curriculum is crucial for at-risk students from low-income families in Asbury Park and the surrounding area. These students are often on subsidized lunch programs in an […]

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Athletics Notebook

By CHRIS CHRISTOPHER Ranney School rising sophomore A.J. Gracia, a left-handed pitcher and outfielder on the Panthers’ baseball team, has verbally committed to play for the Duke University Blue Devils once he graduates in 2023. Garcia chose the Blue Devils during his freshman year. The Panthers’ 2020 season was cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic. […]

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Dining on Asbury Park Streets Begins Today

The ReOPEN Asbury Park plan is scheduled to begin today (June 18) at 3 p.m. and run until Sunday at 7 pm. During this time some streets will be closed to through traffic and parking to allow restaurants and business owners to expand outside their stores. The street closures will take place every Thursday through […]

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Bradley Beach Mayor Will Not Run Again

By PETE WALTON Gary Engelstad says he will not run for a third term as Bradley Beach mayor. “I came in in a hurricane, right after Sandy, and it looks like I’ll be leaving during a pandemic,” the mayor said during an interview with The Coaster in the backyard of his home on Second Avenue. […]

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Elks Reognized for Service

The Asbury Park-Wall Elks Lodge 128 was recognized by local officials Sat., June 13 in recognition of the lodge’s continued charitable support in Neptune and the surrounding area. “The lodge does so much for the community and they have certainly stepped up in its response to the Covid19 virus,” state Assemblyman Eric Houghtaling said. Houghtaling […]

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