British Invasion Coming to Asbury Park

By DON STINE A British musical invasion is coming to Asbury Park soon with a Beatles, Bangladesh and Beyond concert scheduled for Feb. 23 and a tribute to The Who being held on March 1. The “Beatles, Bangladesh and Beyond” concert is a celebration of the transcendent musical life of Beatle George Harrison. It will […]

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Asbury Park Rotary Named Parade Grand Marshal

On Sun., March 10 Asbury Park will host its 6th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and with parade day almost here, the committee is putting the finishing touches on this spectacular event. The Rotary Club of Asbury Park will be the official Grand Marshal of this year’s Asbury Park St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The Rotary […]

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Assistant City Manager Search is On

Asbury Park is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of assistant city manager. For the last few years Fire Chief Kevin Keddy has served as the assistant city manager. When he was appointed the City Council noted at that time it would be temporary. The assistant city manager serves under the direction of the […]

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Asbury Park Police Ask Residents, Businesses to Partner in Crime Solving

Asbury Park Police Chief David Kelso is asking residents and business owners with surveillance cameras installed to help solve city crime. “The Asbury Park Police Department is committed to utilizing every possible resource to protect our citizens and their property,” Kelso said. The chief said the department has launched a collaborative program and are asking […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Fundraising Events

Two events are being held by the Asbury Park St. Patrick’s Day parade committee leading up to the parade scheduled for March 10. The first event is the Green Dragon Buffet Sun. Feb. 10 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Taka, 660 Cookman Ave. Tickets are $15. The second event is Finnegan’s Wake, Thurs., […]

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Asbury Park Beaches Ready for Season

But Northend Boardwalk Ready Later By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Asbury Park Mayor John Moor broke the news at the recent City Council meeting that the north end boardwalk will not be rebuilt for the beginning of the summer season. He said, however, that all beaches will be open and accessible with gatekeepers posted. Moor said […]

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New Retail, Apartments Planned in Asbury Park

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The construction of four new apartments with ground level retail is underway at Fourth Avenue and Main Street in Asbury Park. Developed by Fasano Properties the building will also have nine on-site parking spaces. The four apartments will each have a balcony and dedicated tenant parking in the rear. By giving […]

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