Candidates Running Unopposed in Ocean Township Fire Elections

By DON STINE Taxes will remain relatively stable in Ocean Township’s two fire districts for 2019. Ocean Township’s Oakhurst Fire District 1 has Fire Commissioners Russ Williams and Tom Reu, both incumbents, running for seats of the five-member board. Both are longtime firefighters. They are running unopposed. This year’s total $2,229,186 budget, has a $1,858,735 […]

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Ocean Student Receives Highest Award from Foundation

Vivian Parkin DeRosa of Ocean Township, a student at Communications High School in Wall Township has been named a 2019 National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) Finalist in both Novel and Short Story, the organization’s highest honor. Selected from thousands of applications, DeRosa has been recognized for her outstanding artistic achievements and joins 710 of the nation’s […]

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Ocean Chamber Hosts Award Event

The Greater Ocean Township Chamber of Commerce will hold its Annual Awards and  Installation Luncheon Jan. 30 from noon to 3 p.m  at The English Manor. The event is open to anyone who would like to attend as the chamber celebrates and recognizes the following members of the community: 2019 Honorees Manasquan Bank-Beautification Award Axelrod […]

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Ocean Police Captain Graduates FBI Academy

Ocean Township Police Capt.Michael Sorrentino graduated from the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s National Academy at Quantico, Virginia on Dec.14. The 274th Session of the National Academy consisted of 250 men and women from all 50 states and 23 international countries. Sorrentino is the fourth member of the police command staff that has attended the academy […]

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