Firefighters to Pick Up Donations

On Sat., April 25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Bradley Beach Fire Department will drive through the streets of Bradley Beach, sirens echoing around the neighborhood to pick up food donations for the Bradley Food Pantry. Those wishing to donate should simply place the food items you wish to donate on your front […]

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Home, Rental Inspections Shut Down by City

Real estate professionals and their customers are facing particular challenges as a result of the fight against the coronavirus. Some communities are continuing to provide inspections for home buyers and renters while others are not. And when there’s no inspection, there’s no moving into your new home or new apartment rental. Inspections are required before […]

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Bradley Beach Names New Administrator

By PETE WALTON David G. Brown II is the new borough administrator in Bradley Beach. The Long Branch native is the former administrator in Roselle and most recently served as executive director of the Linden Roselle Sewage Authority. Since January 2018, Brown has worked as the part-time purchasing agent for Bradley Beach. He will continue […]

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Bradley Beach Administrator Leaving Post

By PETE WALTON Kelly Barrett is stepping down as borough clerk and business administrator in Bradley Beach, The Coaster has learned. Barrett, who is suing the borough and two council members for gender discrimination, will continue to be paid until her accumulated vacation time and sick leave runs out. According to information obtained by the […]

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Bradley Beach Plans Purchase of Church

By PETE WALTON The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association has agreed to sell the First United Methodist Church building in Bradley Beach to the borough. “I’m very happy to announce that an agreement has been reached for the acquisition of the Methodist Church property on LaReine Avenue from the Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association,” Mayor […]

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Library Holds Holiday Tree Auction

The Friends of the Bradley Beach Library are again holding their Holiday Tree silent auction. Members of the Friends have crafted one-of-a-kind tabletop holiday trees, which will be on display at the library from Dec. 4 through Tues., Dec. 10. On Dec. 10  7 pm the auction will close and winners will be notified. Most […]

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