In Neptune City: New Salary Ordinance Proposed

  By PETE WALTON The Neptune City Borough Council has introduced an ordinance establishing salary ranges for municipal employees. A public hearing on the ordinance is scheduled for the council’s Dec. 11 meeting. The ordinance does not set salaries for specific employees, and not every post listed will necessarily be filled, according to Borough Administrator Henry Underhill. […]

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Vet, 93, Elected Mayor in Tinton Falls

  By PETE WALTON A 93-year-old World War II veteran is the apparent winner in this week’s Tinton Falls mayoral race. According to unofficial results, Vito Perillo upended incumbent in Mayor Gerald M. Turning by more than seven percentage points. Running under the slogan of “Taxpayers First,” Perillo received 2,499 votes to Turning’s 2,146 in […]

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Bradley Beach Honors Lifeguards, Coast Guard and Private Citizens for Saving Swimmers from Surf

  By PETE WALTON Bradley Beach officials have honored lifeguards, private citizens and Coast Guard personnel who rescued four people from rough surf this month. “On Sept. 5, two young girls ages 12 and 13 were swimming off the Second Avenue Beach and began struggling in the water,” said Mayor Gary Engelstad. “Their mother attempted […]

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Preparations for Disaster

  By PETE WALTON Residents of Neptune and Neptune City can find out how their communities are ready for disasters during Preparathon 2017 on Wed., Sept. 20. “This is an opportunity to see the things the towns can do in case of emergencies,” said Neptune City Mayor Bob Brown at a recent Borough Council meeting. As […]

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Back to Arbitration for Bradley Beach Rehab Facility

  By PETE WALTON Bradley Beach’s dispute with an oceanfront rehabilitation residence and its landlord will go to binding arbitration. Municipal Attorney Michael R. DuPont told the Borough Council this week that the owner, Simone Realty Inc., has agreed to allow retired Ocean County Assignment Judge Eugene Serpentellito decide on the issues between the sides. […]

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