Asbury Park Equity Committee Established

In the ongoing effort to better serve the community, the Asbury Park City Council has announced the establishment of an Asbury Park Equity Committee, which will be charged with reviewing the Police Department’s policies and procedures on police enforcement and discrimination. In addition, it will determine whether these policies and procedures are effective, and, if […]

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Memorial for Rev. Caldwell

There will be a special interfaith memorial service for the Rev. Gilbert Caldwell at Springwood Park on Sun., Sept. 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. Caldwell died, Fri., Sept. 4. Several churches will participate along with organizations and representatives from causes that Caldwell supported during his time living in Asbury Park. The musical directors of […]

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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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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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