Musicians, Asbury Park Students Ready for Road Trip to Cuba

  In December 2015 a delegation of musicians, citizens and Asbury Park High School students plan an historic visit to attend the 31st annual Havana International Jazz Festival in Cuba. The group will have the opportunity to visit performing arts venues and educational institutions to observe and participate in joint performances with both artists and […]

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Lamar Davenport is back home

  By CHRIS CHRISTOPHER Lamar Davenport is back home. And the former Asbury Park High School football player is glad he’s back. The ex-Monmouth University standout is in his first season of coaching the Blue Bishops’ wide receivers and defensive backs. “I love everything about coaching,” he said. “I am having a blast as I […]

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Asbury Park Overrun by Zombies

  By JOSEPH SAPIA Both the new owner and the old owner of Asbury Park’s zombie walk deemed the eighth annual event, held Saturday, Oct. 10, a success. “It was wonderful,” said city tavern-restaurant owner John “Johnny Mac” McGillion, who recently purchased the rights to the event from founder Jason Meehan. Meehan, who stay aboard […]

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Asbury Park Mayor Seeks Opinion on Possible Fitness for Duty Policy

  By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Asbury Park Mayor John Moor asked City Attorney Fred Raffetto at a recent work session to research the legalities of implementing a “fitness for work” policy for the city. His request came directly after Councilman Jesse Kendle suggested introducing a policy allowing for random drug tests for city employees. Moor […]

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