Former Ocean Mayor Dead at 68

  By DON STINE Former Ocean Township Mayor Terrance Weldon, who was a central figure in the Operation Bid Rig scandal in 2002, died early March 23 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune after dealing with a prolonged illness. He was 68. Weldon, a lifelong township resident, admitted to taking bribes from developers […]

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Where Have All the Trees Gone?

  By DON STINE Keeping trees, especially shade trees, in your community healthy and thriving was the focus of a special forum in Ocean Township Sat., March 4. A panel discussion on ways to keep shade trees healthy, learn about the current threats, and look at the challenges and dangers to trees native to this […]

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Ocean Chamber Hosts Networking

  The Greater Ocean Township Chamber of Commerce will be having a free after hours networking mixer, hosted by Eatontown’s Soul Focus, at 5:30 pm on Wed., March 8. The event will feature the GOTCC’s traditional Round-Robin Introductions, where a microphone is passed allowing everyone a 30- second ‘commercial’. This process ensures that everyone present […]

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Ocean Groups Offer Going Green Help

  The Shade Tree Commission and the Environmental Commission of Ocean Township are sponsoring a panel discussion about how to keep shade trees healthy. The event, Going Green, is Sat., March 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about current threats, challenges and dangers to shade trees native […]

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