Ocean Voters to Decide on Bow Hunting, Sale of Medical Marijuana

By DON STINE How to deal with Ocean Township’s run-away deer population and whether or not to allow medical marijuana sales in the township will be left up to voters in this November’s general election in two separate referendums. “These are non-binding referendums and will not automatically result in the council taking any action. We […]

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Bow Hunting Discussed in Ocean Township

Officials preparing referendum question on controlling deer population By DON STINE Bow hunting or sterilization are two primary options being considered in Ocean Township to deal with the township’s run-away deer population and the question is scheduled to be decided by voters in November. The large deer population is an ongoing problem in Ocean Township […]

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Story of Suffrage at Ocean Museum

“Votes For Women: the Story Of Suffrage” – a new exhibit at the Township of Ocean Historical Museum – celebrates the 100th anniversary of women gaining the right to vote. “New Jersey has an interesting story to tell. Many know of Susan Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton but many are not aware of how interesting […]

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Ocean Community Hope Fund Awards $21,000 in Grants

The Community Hope Fund of Ocean Township, a 501 (c) 3 organization dedicated to promoting youth development and supporting charitable needs in the Township and neighboring communities, recently awarded twelve grants totaling $21,750. The grants will help to financially support the efforts of shore area groups that strive to provide youth with programs and activities.  […]

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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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