Beloved Bartender Remembered

By DON STINE A beloved local bartender who perished in an early morning apartment fire in Ocean Grove Feb. 6, is being fondly remembered by his friends, coworkers and customers. Michael Jennings, 52, was killed in the fire that swept through the third-story apartment he shared with his wife, Catherine, near Central Avenue and Broadway. […]

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One Killed in Ocean Grove Fire

By DON STINE An overnight fire early Thursday on Broadway in Ocean Grove has killed one person and injured another. The fire broke out shortly before 2 a.m. The three-alarm fire burned the top floor of a three-story building near Broadway and Central Avenue. There were several apartments on the third floor. The identity of […]

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Fire in Ocean Grove

              Coaster Photos – One person was killed in a fire which broke out in this third story building on Broadway near Central Avenue in Ocean Grove early this morning. Bob Eastin of the Ocean Grove Hardware Store was boarding up the building.  

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Ocean Grove United’s dinner & fundraiser

Ocean Grove United’s annual dinner and fundraiser at SeaGrass restaurant on January 10 raised $3,200 for Sam Jarmer, the young Ocean Grove lifeguard who suffered a spinal cord injury last summer while on duty.  The venue was sold out and all the attendees generously contributed. OGU thanks all the local businesses who donated gift certificates […]

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Ocean Grove Holiday Events

Santa Paws is coming to town, to Ocean Grove that is ,on Dec. 20 from noon to 3 p.m. Pet owners may have their cats and dogs pictured with Santa Claus on the corner of Main Ave. and Pilgrim Pathway. The event will benefit Rescue Ridge animal rescue. Photos are courtesy of Chris “CK” Kavan […]

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Ocean Grove Citizens Group to Present Parking Proposal Dec. 9

A new group of Ocean Grove residents and business owners have introduced a new proposed program to address Ocean Grove’s seemingly intractable parking problems. The independent community group is called the Better Parking Alliance. Their goal is to “pinpoint and implement a parking solution that balances the needs of Ocean Grove’s diverse constituencies,” said the […]

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