Ocean League Sponsors Candidates Forum for Board of Education Seats

  On Thurs., Oct. 19 from 7 to 9 p.m.  the Township of Ocean League of Women Voters is sponsoring a Candidate Forum for three Board of Education seats.  The incumbents, Joseph Hadden, James Dietrich, and David Marshall are running unopposed. They will have the opportunity to express their positions on issues relevant to the school district’s policies […]

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Ocean Plans Purchase of Office Building

  By DON STINE Ocean Township officials recently took the first step to purchase a former office building, off Wickapecko Drive and adjacent to the William F. Larkin Golf Course. The current owners had recently proposed to create a day care facility there. “We are very excited about how this all came together and about […]

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Ocean Author Discusses ‘War Orphans’

  How does war hit home, even if it’s thousands of miles away? Ocean Township resident Lois Kiely, who has recently published an essay in “Chicken Soup for the Soul for Military Families,” will present a program Aug. 22 that addresses this question. Kiely writes about her father who went missing in Italy during WWII. His neighborhood […]

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Court Allows Village Students to Leave Ocean Schools

  By DON STINE It looks like most Loch Arbour students will not be attending  Ocean Township schools next month following a Superior Court decision this week. The Superior Court of New Jersey, Monmouth County, dismissed an Ocean Township lawsuit against Loch Arbour over leaving the township’s school district and creating its own school board. […]

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Kids Golf Free in July

  July is Family Month at William F. Larkin Golf Course at Colonial Terrace, 1003 Wickapecko Dr., Ocean Township and families are encouraged to enjoy some fun, uninterrupted time together on the golf course this month. To promote the game of golf as a healthy family activity, youth ages 7 – 17 golf free every […]

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Greek Festival at Ocean Church

  Be Greek for a day at the Jersey Shore Greek Festival at St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Ocean Township June 23 to June 25. This fifth annual event features traditional Greek food, music, dancing, culture and hospitality. It takes place from Fri., June 23 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Sat., June 24 […]

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