In Bradley Beach: Curbside Plastic Film Recycling Program to Begin in November

By PETE WALTON S.C. Johnson & Son Inc., the international consumer products giant, is shining its worldwide public relations spotlight on Bradley Beach this week. The borough and the Wisconsin-based company officially announced New Jersey’s first pilot program for curbside plastic film recycling. Bradley Beach residents will be able to recycle their clean plastic bags, […]

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A Work of Art That Works

By DON STINE Whether fair or foul, one Asbury Park couple always knows which way the wind is blowing. The couple, Celia Morrissette and Keith Johnson, own a house a 614 Sixth Ave. and have a unique copper weathervane on top of their carriage house on the Bangs Avenue side of the property. “It was […]

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Police Caution Interlaken Residents to Lock Vehicles

Over the past three nights several unlocked vehicles were entered and rummaged through. Please check your exterior cameras around your property for any suspicious activity. This has been occurring over the past week in neighboring towns as well. Please remember to always lock your vehicles and report any suspicious activity to the police immediately. Instructions: […]

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Officials Seek Help in Finding Missing Woman

Law enforcement officials are investigating the cause of a fire that engulfed an Ocean Township home Thurs., Sept. 12 and are seeking the public’s assistance in finding a missing resident from the home. Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni said at approximately 7:32 a.m., the Ocean Township Police and Fire Departments responded to a fire […]

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Asbury Park Fall Bazaar to Open

Celebrate local summer, makers, music and art in Asbury Park at the Asbury Park Fall Bazaar happening Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 28 and 29, noon to 5 p.m. at Convention Hall. The Asbury Park Fall Bazaar will feature a curated selection of local and regional vendors selling handcrafted and vintage goods, beach yoga, workshops, kids […]

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Book Signing for Springsteen Book

By DON STINE “Long Walk Home: Reflections on Bruce Springsteen” will be officially released in bookstores on Sept. 23 but a special advance book preview and book signing by some of the authors will be held in Asbury Park on Fri., Sept. 20 Commemorating Springsteen’s 70th birthday, “Long Walk Home” explores his legacy and provides […]

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Luncheon Includes Comedy Show, Bake Sale

The annual luncheon of the Philoptochos Society of the Saint George Greek Orthodox Church of Asbury Park is Sat., Oct. 19. The event, the Society’s largest fund raising event of the year, benefits the society’s charitable works. It is being held at Navesink Country Club in Red Bank. The Philoptochos Society is the women’s organization […]

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3 Men Indicted for Distribution of Child Sexual Abuse Materials

Three men, including an Asbury Park man, were indicted this week charging them with distribution of child sexual abuse materials. The Indictments were returned following unrelated investigations by the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, said Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. John Catalano, 33, of Nottingham Way, Freehold, New Jersey […]

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