Allenhurst Police Blotter

  July 14: During the early morning hours, officers stopped a 20-year old Long Branch man for an equipment violation and found he was unlicensed (never having had a license). He was processed and released on 2 summonses, with a pending court date. Ptl Williams was the arresting officer. July 15: After observing a 31-year […]

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Toxic Algea Bloom in Deal Lake

  A toxic algae bloom in Deal Lake, the largest lake in Monmouth County, has county public health officials issuing an advisory warning residents and their pets not to eat fish caught in the lake or enter the water. Water sampling last week tested unsafe bacteria levels in the water, resulting in a blue-green scum […]

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Pool Party Benefit for The Center

  On Sun., Aug. 5 the Hotel Tides in Asbury Park will host a pool party benefit for The Center in Asbury Park. The Center is a volunteer based New Jersey not-for-profit service organization, providing support services for people living with HIV/AIDS and their caregivers.   Their services include housing and nutrition programs, referral services and more. The […]

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Arson Suspected in 2017 Ocean Grove Fire

  By DON STINE Both county and federal officials have recently confirmed that a massive fire in Ocean Grove on March 3 last year, that destroyed or damaged seven buildings, appears to be arson and that the investigation into the fire is being reopened. The Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms […]

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