Internationally Recognized Speaker at Bradley Beach Temple Oct. 12 and 13

Rabbi Benjamin Blech, an internationally recognized educator, religious leader, author and lecturer will be Scholar-in-Residence at Congregation Agudath Achim in Bradley Beach this weekend The summer may be over, but Agudath Achim’s off-season speaker series is rearing to go, kicking off with Rabbi Benjamin Blech who will be Scholar-in-Residence this coming Shabbat, Oct. 12 and […]

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In Bradley Beach: Swimming Ban Proposal Set Aside

By PETE WALTON Bradley Beach is scrapping plans to ban swimming at its beaches when no lifeguards are present. Managers at the joint insurance fund in which the borough participates had suggested that the municipality could take the action to reduce its legal exposure. But Borough Attorney Marguerite Schaffer said that Bradley Beach can remain […]

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Bradley Beach Delays Ban on Plastic Bags

By PETE WALTON Bradley Beach will delay its ban on carryout plastic bags in the borough until Jan. 1. Pushing back the implementation from Oct. 1 will allow the borough more time to explore the provision of reusable bags, possibly in cooperation with businesses. By a 5-0 vote on July 24, the Borough Council prohibited the distribution of most […]

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Stroll Back in Time Dinner in Bradley Beach

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The Bradley Beach Historical Society is holding its first annual Stroll Back in Time Dinner on Sun., Oct. 14. Participants, who will be wearing attire from the 1930s, ‘40s and ’50s, are asked to meet at the 4th Avenue Gazebo at the beachfront at 4 p.m. for photos and a stroll by the sea. […]

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Bradley Beach Historical Society Regroups

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI With summer becoming a distant memory with each passing day it’s time to take a trip back in time with the Bradley Beach Historical Society’s Rock ’n Remember Porch Tour. The tour, a fundraiser and membership drive, is Sat., Sept. 15 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and will include three porches: 312 […]

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Telling Stories in Bradley Beach

Rock ‘n Remember, an afternoon of stories and sharing sponsored by the Bradley Beach Historical Society  will be held on three historic porches from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 15. Guests will be able to stroll from porch to porch to hear professional storytellers recount tales from the town’s colorful past and view exhibits of memorabilia […]

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Riley Park Renovation

The re-opening celebration for Riley Park in Bradley Beach took place Sat., Aug. 25 and featured a concert by the do-wop group The Cameos.  Beverly Riley, the wife of the late Mayor Leonard Riley, whom the park is named after, led the large crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance prior to the event.  The improvements […]

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