Neptune City to Paint the Town Pink

  By PETE WALTON Neptune City continues to “Paint the Town Pink” to fight breast cancer. The borough has scheduled a number of events in association with Meridian Health as a reminder to women to get annual mammograms. The month-long campaign started a bit early with an April 30 bocce tournament at Memorial Park. Next […]

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Pit Bull Attacks in Neptune City

  By DON STINE A 22-year-old Neptune City man is being called a hero after he was able to grab and subdue an enraged pit bull March 21 that has already bitten four people, including the man’s aunt. Carl Ganchier was inside his Brighton Arms apartment around 7 a.m. when he heard his 42-year-old aunt, […]

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New Administrator in Neptune City

  By PETE WALTON Neptune City will have a new borough administrator as of Jan. 1. Henry Underhill is coming over from Hightstown, where he has served as borough administrator since February of 2014. Mayor Bob Brown noted that both Neptune City and Hightstown have small government structures which require multitasking. “He’s going to fit […]

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Neighbors Join Search for Missing Teen

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI         Residents and neighbors of several area beach communities joined the search for missing Neptune City teen Sarah Stern over the weekend.        Stern, 19,  was reported missing Fri., Dec. 2 when a car she had been driving was found abandoned in Belmar on the Route 35 Bridge.        The keys to […]

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In Neptune City: Historical Committee Created

  By DON STINE A newly-formed Neptune City Historical Committee will help keep the borough’s history and records up to date. Created by the Borough Council last week, the five-member committee will look into what actions it can take to record and maintain the history of the borough. Former Police Chief Richard F. Cottrell published […]

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Coffee with a Cop in Neptune City

  On October 7 officers from the Neptune City Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee. All community members are invited to attend. The event begins at 4 p.m. at The Neptune City Community Center which is located at 117 […]

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