Russo Music Hosting Free Event for Musicians

Local musicians are invited to attend a free recycle and restring event at Russo Music in Asbury Park on April 22 from 5 to 8 p.m. Sponsored by D’Addario and international recycling company TerraCycle, musicians can bring any old instrument strings for recycling and get their electric or acoustic guitars restrung with D’Addario NYXL or […]

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Pizza Returns to Asbury Park Boardwalk

By DON STINE Pizza will be returning to the Asbury Park boardwalk this summer and some say it’s about time. Area realtor and concert promoter Sammy Boyd is teaming up with Domenic Maruca, owner of Maruca’s Tomato Pies on the Seaside Heights boardwalk, to open a restaurant on the Asbury Park boardwalk next month. Boyd, […]

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Volunteers Sought for Asbury Park ALIVE

Asbury Park ALIVE! is a free citywide event scheduled to take place Sat., May 4 and will provide a safe space for a variety of activities. The event will close Springwood and Lake Avenues to cars—providing a safe space for walking, running, biking, skating and social activities. It will feature health information, food, art and […]

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Thousands Attend Garden State Film Fest

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI It was an event that brought 26,000 people to Asbury Park over five days for a celebration of movie making. Celebrities, honorees, film industry execs and movie fans came to the Garden State Film Festival to visit historic venues throughout the city to watch, shorts, comedies and full length films. The […]

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Founder of Asbury Ushers Will Be Honored

By ED SALVAS Lynne Kirchdoerffer has been part of the Asbury Park music community for nearly 40 years but is not someone you’ve seen perform. Kirchdoerffer is the founder and coordinator of the Asbury Ushers, a group of volunteers who donate their time and share their knowledge of the city to help visitors enjoy their […]

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Preparing for City Wide Yard Sale

The Asbury Park City Wide Yard Sale is scheduled for Sat., April 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Rain date is April 28. As in the past, organizers Connie Breech and Sonja O’Brien are looking for city residents willing to host a yard sale at their home and donate at least 10 percent of […]

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