Neptune Skateboard Park Open

By DON STINE Final touches are being done to Neptune’s new skateboard park at the Sunshine Village Park with a grand opening planned for next month. Township Business Administrator Vito Gadaleta said that the park still needs some landscaping and a fence to be finished. “But the park is open and being utilized,” he said. […]

Continue reading

Bow Hunting Discussed in Ocean Township

Officials preparing referendum question on controlling deer population By DON STINE Bow hunting or sterilization are two primary options being considered in Ocean Township to deal with the township’s run-away deer population and the question is scheduled to be decided by voters in November. The large deer population is an ongoing problem in Ocean Township […]

Continue reading

Severe Thunderstorms Rock the Area

By JOANNE PAPAIANNI and DON STINE Severe thunderstorms in the evening Mon., July 22 caused massive power outages in the area, leaving thousands of PCP&L customers without power. Many still in the dark in Neptune and Oakhurst on Wed., July 24 at press time. “This is the most significant power outage since Superstorm Sandy,” said […]

Continue reading

MuckFest Raises Funds for MS Research

By DON STINE It’s going to be a muddy mess for Neptune’s Sprengels Bar and Liqours employees and their supporters this weekend. Sprengels will be sending a team to the annual MuckFest New Jersey, a 5K mud and obstacle run designed by special effects and event production specialists from Hollywood. “The first run was so […]

Continue reading

Take a Tour of the Tents in Ocean Grove

By DON STINE About 300 people are expected to attend this year’s tour of the historic tents in Ocean Grove- offering a unique opportunity for people to see how the “tenters” live over the summer. The Historical Society of Ocean Grove is sponsoring the Tent Colony Tour on Fri., July 19 from 11 a.m. to […]

Continue reading