Neptune to Review Noise Ordinance

By DON STINE Neptune officials will be reviewing the township’s noise ordinance after complaints have been filed over several restaurants having outdoor music. The township allowed outdoor music at a few restaurants to help improve their business during the Covid-19 shutdown. “We continue to look into complaints and respond to them accordingly,” Township Business Administrator […]

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All-Remote Learning Only in Asbury Park and Neptune Schools

Both Asbury Park and Neptune school districts will begin the school year with all-remote learning only. Neptune was considering a hybrid plan of some remote learning and some in school  learning earlier in the summer. But School Superintendent Tami R. Crader said in a statement to parents  that “Current restrictions, coupled with an ever-increasing number […]

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Schools Plan to Open in a Month

By DON STINE Both Ocean Township and Neptune have adopted plans for school reopenings in September which will feature hybrid schedules that have students in school only two days a week and be taught remotely on other days. Their plans had to be submitted to the county school officials earlier this week. Asbury Park, which […]

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Storm Rips Through Shore

By DON STINE and ELLEN CARROLL The fast-moving tropical storm which tore through the Jersey Shore Tuesday left little rain but felled trees, damaged homes and caused power outages for thousands, many still without power at press time. In Asbury Park, sections of the city lost power effecting approximately 300 residents and many large trees […]

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