Gospel Event Planned at City Park

The annual Community Event and Gospel Extravaganza, sponsored by the Second Baptist Church of Asbury Park, will be held Sat., Sept. 19 from noon to 4 p.m. in Springwood Park. It will feature local gospel artists and choirs from surrounding churches. Due to the pandemic and social distancing, only 15 organizations and vendors will participate […]

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Athletics Notebook

By CHRIS CHRISTOPHER Kenny Pickett has a lot to live up to. The former Ocean Township High School football standout has become a national name at the University of Pittsburgh where he is a rising senior quarterback. He’s an All-America candidate. He’s on the Maxwell Award Watch List. The honor, presented by the Maxwell Football […]

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New Wanamassa Firefighter

The Wanamassa Fire Company has announced the addition of a new firefighter to the company. Probationary Firefighter Douglas Rhoades III  has joined the company and will be attending the Monmouth County Fire Academy Firefighter I Course once classes resume.. “We are very fortunate to have Doug in the company,” said Fire Chief Dean Schoch II. […]

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1 Injured in Asbury Park Shooting

Monmouth County law enforcement officials are investigating a shooting that took place Wed., Sept. 2 in Asbury Park that left one victim critically injured. Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni said rumors being circulated on social media falsely indicated that this incident involved a police involved shooting, which is not the case. Asbury Park Police […]

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