Memorial for Rev. Caldwell

There will be a special interfaith memorial service for the Rev. Gilbert Caldwell at Springwood Park on Sun., Sept. 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. Caldwell died, Fri., Sept. 4. Several churches will participate along with organizations and representatives from causes that Caldwell supported during his time living in Asbury Park. The musical directors of […]

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Gopal Urges Governor to Help Restaurants

Sen.Vin Gopal has issued a statement asking Gov. Murphy to support immediate assistance to suffering restaurants hurt by the indefinite indoor dining ban. Murphy has postponed the reopening of indoor dining in New Jersey restaurants indefinitely due to COVID-19 concerns: “I can understand why the governor made his decision, even if not every New Jersey […]

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Election Will Be Primarily by Mail-In Ballots

Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon said the general election will be conducted primarily by mail-in ballots with limited polling locations open for voting on paper provisional ballots only. The announcement was made following changes made Governor Murphy due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Governor’s Executive Order No. 177, all registered and active […]

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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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