Ocean Grove Hotel Plans Change in Use

  An application to convert the 18-room Laingdon Hotel, on the oceanfront in Ocean Grove, into a facility solely for clients of the Sprout Health Group, an addiction counseling service center based in Eatontown, is scheduled to be heard by the Neptune Board of Adjustment Wed., Feb. 1.     According to a zoning board official, […]

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QSpot Gets Temporary Relief

  QSpot LGBT Community Center will remain at the Jersey Shore Arts Center in Ocean Grove until at least mid-February under an agreement reached Friday to delay a request for an injunction in their pending discrimination lawsuit against the JSAC.  The agreement came shortly before the first scheduled court hearing was to take place on […]

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Ocean Grove Residents Turn Out to Protest Changes in District

  By DON STINE    The Neptune Township Committee tabled a controversial ordinance this week which would have allowed, what some residents called, drastic changes in the historic Ocean Grove district.  Historic Preservation Commission Chairperson Deborah Osepchuk said the commission was “absolutely against the changes.”    “Very drastic changes have been (proposed) to the HPC guidelines and […]

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QSpot Files Lawsuit Against Arts Center

  By DON STINE QSpot Center, based in Ocean Grove, has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the Jersey Shore Arts Center in an effort to stop the scheduled eviction by the end of this year. “I have been shocked and I think everyone in the community was shocked over this,” QSpot Executive Director John Mikytuck […]

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Body Found in Ocean Grove Dunes

  By DON STINE Neptune police and EMTs responded to a report of a dead body found in the sand dunes on the Ocean Grove beach Wed., Sept. 14 at approximately 10 a.m. Police Capt. Michael McGhee did confirm that a call came in to police at 10:18 a.m. and that dead body was found […]

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