New Bus for Neptune Seniors

By DON STINE Neptune’s senior citizens have a new set of wheels for their senior center – a second-hand bus donated by the Monmouth County Board of Freeholders. “We had a 1994 Blue Bird bus that we have used since 1995. But it has had issues and it’s getting harder and harder to get parts […]

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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. […]

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At Neptune Book Sale You Can Also Purchase Plants, Board Games

By DENISE HERSCHEL Summer is the perfect time to indulge in one’s reading pleasure whether it be fiction, non-fiction or autobiographical. And with additional library patrons visiting the Neptune library during these busy months, the Friends of the Neptune Library are holding their Second Annual Unique Boutique Book Sale. The event is scheduled for Fri., […]

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1 Injured in Neptune Shooting

The Monmouth County Prosecutor’s  Office said one victim was injured in a shooting Sat., July 27 in Neptune at approximately 8 p.m. The Neptune Township Police Department received reports of shots fired at 1222 10th Ave. Approximately 15 to 20 minutes later it was reported that a victim was found at a nearby residence. The […]

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Neptune Teen Dies in House Fire

Neptune Township Police, Fire and EMS responded to an 11:58 p.m. report of possible entrapment at a structure fire at 1821 McBride Avenue in the township. When first responders arrived on scene, two residents of the home were safely evacuated from the home but a third resident was unaccounted-for and believed to be inside the […]

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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 […]

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