Gift Auction at St. James Church

  St. James Episcopal Church, Bradley Beach will hold its annual Gift Auction on Sat., June 3. The auction will be held on the church grounds located at 605 Fourth and Hammond  avenues Bradley Beach. The auction is held every other year to raise funds the church and the outreach programs it provides to the […]

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Bradley Beach Police Dog to Star in TV Show

  By PETE WALTON The newest member of the Bradley Beach police force will star on national television next month. Sting, a four-year-old Belgian Malinois, will appear April 14 on Nat Geo Wild’s new Dog Nation series. Police Officer Andrew Redmond works with Sting in Bradley Beach. Sting makes sure the room is safe before […]

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Special Budget Meeting Planned

  By PETE WALTON The Bradley Beach Borough Council will hold a special meeting on April 5 to further discuss next year’s budget. The budget was introduced by a 3-1 vote at this week’s council meeting. The decision to hold the special meeting came after Councilman Randy Bonnell said he was “not comfortable” with the […]

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Love Blooms in Bradley Beach

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Bob and Christine Russo’s romance sounds like one for the movies, and that romance for the past three decades has played out in Bradley Beach and surrounding shore towns. Bob Russo recently recounted that he and Christine have spent almost all of their weekends in the shore area for the […]

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New Restaurant Opens in Bradley Beach

  Via Mare Italian Restaurant and Bar is open in Bradley Beach. The new restaurant at 1217 Main St. is in the space formerly occupied by the Ground Round which closed last year.. Via Mare, which means transported from the sea, is owned by partners Sebastian Tranchina and Michael Fauci and serves traditional Italian Cuisine […]

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Bradley Beach, Avon Churches to Merge

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Two area Catholic Churches are being merged by the Diocese of Trenton. The Church of the Ascension, Bradley Beach and St. Elizabeth of Hungry in Avon will join and become one parish with one pastor. Each church will retain its building and current name. According to a letter distributed at […]

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