Obituary: Robert T. Carroll

  Robert T. Carroll, 64, of Shark River Hills, Neptune died at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune Saturday, Feb 4th, after a long battle with cancer.  The eldest son of Robert F. and Doris Carroll, Robert spent his early years in Freehold, NJ. In 1962, his family relocated to Asbury Park, where he […]

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100 New Parking Spaces OK’d in Ocean Grove

  By DON STINE Almost 100 new parking spaces will be created in Ocean Grove by Memorial Day weekend after the Neptune Township Committee approved creating them at this week’s Township  Committee meeting. The governing body was acting on recommendations presented by the ad hoc Ocean Grove Parking Task Force which was established last year […]

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Shop Will Feature New and Vintage Bikes

  By DON STINE   If you are looking for a new or vintage bicycle, or even to have your present bike repaired or accessorized, then you might stop in at the Rusty Pedal bike shop scheduled to open on Sixth Avenue in Neptune this spring.   Shawn Mazur, Neptune, and Steve Vorwerk, Belmar, are opening […]

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Free Gift Card for Donating Blood

  Donate blood and get a free breakfast and a $10 gift card to Luigi’s restaurant in Neptune. The Knights of Columbus in Neptune City is hosting a blood drive Sun., Jan. 22 at the council home 203 W. Sylvania Ave. The blood drive will be held from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All those […]

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Neptune Man Charged After Barricading Himself in Home with Weapon

  A Neptune man is facing multiple charges, including terroristic threats, weapons offenses and aggravated assault, after he fired multiple shots inside his residence and then barricaded himself there Dec. 5, said  Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. At approximately 10:30 p.m. the Neptune Township Police Department responded to a 911 call reporting shots fired […]

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Neptune Man Honored for Service

  By DON STINE Life-long Neptune resident and community volunteer Lou Rochelle Sr. was recognized at Monday’s Township Committee meeting. “Rochelle is always willing to volunteer his time and talents whenever needed and is a revered figure in the Neptune emergency responder and youth sports communities,” Mayor Kevin McMillan said reading a special proclamation. The […]

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Fundraiser Helps Gardens, Clean Ups in Neptune

  By DENISE HERSCHEL Pick out your finest pair of jeans and your fanciest set of earrings to wear to the annual “Jeans and Jewels Holiday Fundraiser” Fri., Dec. 2 at the Shark River Fire Banquet Hall, 200 Brighton Ave., Neptune. The MURC (Midtown Urban Renaissance Corporation) event, which is celebrating it’s 11th year, includes […]

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