Carousel Award Winners Announced

The 2019 Carousel Awards by the Asbury Park Chamber of Commerce have been announced The awardees will be honored at an event on Fri., May 10 at Convention Hall with cocktails at 6 pm, dinner at 7 pm and dancing to follow. Award winners are: Non-Profit of the Year award: The Asbury Park Music Foundation; […]

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The Center Hosting Bowling Fundraiser

The Center in Asbury Park is hosting its Spring Fling Sun., March 31 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Lanes at Sea Girt. The event offers free bowling and open pool tables. Donations will be accepted for The Center, an outreach and support facility for those with HIV/AIDS. Those who bring a donation will […]

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Ready to Park? Enter Your License Plate Number

Asbury Park continues to improve the parking experience for residents, employees and visitors and recently completed the launch of the new license-plate recognition system to allow for transition to Pay-by-Plate public parking. Parking pay stations were converted to the Pay-by-Plate configuration in mid-February, and now, with the recent conversion of the mobile app (www.asburyparkapp.com), the […]

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Cat Killer Sought by Authorities

Law enforcement officials are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual responsible for the cruel killing of two cats in Asbury Park this week. Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni said a joint investigation by the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office SPCA Division and the Asbury Park police department began on Mon., Feb. 18  after […]

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Community Members Decry Plans for Pool Club

Fearing a return to segregationist policies of the past, some community members and activists are decrying plans for a pool and beach club in north Asbury Park. The pool club is being marketed as an amenity to the recently developed high-rise condominium complex, The Asbury Ocean Club. These projects are the newest construction by iStar, […]

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Ocean Museum Hosting Annual Tea

This year the tea has a new location: the Woman’s Club of Asbury Park in the Wanamassa section of the township The Township of Ocean Historical Museum will hold it’s “By the Sea” 15th Annual Spring Tea Sat., April 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Woman’s Club of Asbury Park in Wanamassa. Seating […]

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Director of Property Improvement Files Lawsuit Against Asbury Park

A lawsuit has been filed earlier today (Feb. 7) in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Monmouth County against the City of Asbury Park, Mayor John Moor and Michael Capabianco, the city of Asbury Park’s Chief Executive and Administrative Official by Robert McKeon, the city’s Director of its Property Improvement and Neighborhood Preservation Department. The […]

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Casino Still Stands, Diminished in Size

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The Casino on the Asbury Park boardwalk still remains, although a shell of its former self, and basically unchanged since the eastern part of it was demolished in 2006. Beach goers stroll through the walkway into Ocean Grove but the building is nowhere near the way it was in its glory […]

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