APTV to Air Candidates Forums

APTV, the Asbury Park Public Access TV station, is presenting the candidates for City Council and Board of Education “Up Close and Personal” on programs that will begin running on the station starting Sat., Oct. 24. All seven of the council candidates and three of the five Board of Ed. candidates accepted the invitation to […]

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Neptune Man Arrested for Theft of Deceased Wife’s Benefits

  A Neptune man is facing theft charges following an investigation that revealed he stole $23,028.25 in Social Security Disability benefits and Supplemental Security Income Benefits that were attributed for his deceased wife, said Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. Richard Hayes, 59, of Neptune was charged on Oct.16 with third degree theft of movable property […]

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Effort Launches in City to Assist Victims of Childhood Trauma

By ED SALVAS A network of community partners, parents, individuals, and organizations in Asbury Park are joining to address the effects of childhood trauma. At a City Hall press conference, organizers introduced Dave Ellis, the state’s first Executive Director for the Office of Resilience within the Department of Children and Families, to run the program […]

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Food Drive in Ocean Township

Community Hope Fund Thanksgiving Food Drive in Ocean Township is seeking donations for its annual food drive. Needed are complete holiday meals for a family of four to six or individual non-perishable food items. Most needed items include: stuffing, cranberry sauce, canned soup and gravy, canned vegetables, boxed potatoes, hot/cold cereals, pasta and sauces, peanut […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Take a walk in Kennedy Park in Asbury Park Sat., Oct. 17 as part of the Mayor’s Wellness Committee a Breast Cancer Awareness Walk. Kennedy Park is at 104 Grand Avenue, off Cookman Avenue. The event runs from 10 a.m. to noon with Brianna Spahn, MS, PA-C, Breast Surgery with Hackensack Meridian Health, Jersey Shore […]

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