OCEAN GROVE at 150 Part II: The Hotel That Fell Down

By Steven Froias Special to The Coaster Ocean Grove is rightfully celebrated for its quaint Victorian-era architecture. It’s stick-style cottages define the place – so much so that the Grove became a National Historic District in 1975. Another distinguishing feature of Ocean Grove architecture is its numerous hotels, Inns, guest houses and bed & breakfasts. […]

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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 […]

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Fireworks Light Up Night Sky

The night skies will be lit up along the shore this holiday weekend as towns set off their fireworks displays. In Asbury Park the fireworks show will be on the Fourth of July at the beachfront with a rain date of July 6. Bradley Beach will start off the holiday celebration on Wed., July 3 […]

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