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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Walking to School for Your Health

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI A coalition to promote healthy living has been resurrected in the past months and is spreading the word about the importance of good nutrition and exercise throughout the community. Lisa Lee, project director for the coalition and manager of Bike & Pedestrian Programs,  said the new group came about following […]

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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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State OKs Asbury Park Charter School

  A new charter school is scheduled  to open in Asbury Park in September after receiving final approval from the New Jersey department of education this week. College Achieve Asbury Park Charter School, a kindergarten through ninth grade school, will be held at the site of a former church at 700 Grand Ave. The school […]

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Hope Academy Charter School Accepting Applications

  The Hope Academy Charter School in Asbury Park is currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Kindergarten class. The school is also accepting applications for the waiting lists for all other grades. Application should be completed and sent to the school to be considered for a weekly lottery which will be held every Monday at […]

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