TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Public Advocate Ronald K. Chen recently released the third annual New Jersey Beach Guide that provides important consumer information about the cost, facilities and amenities offered at public beaches in New Jersey shore towns.
SEA BRIGHT - As public beach goers reclined under a pristine blue sky and watched the lapping waves, members of Clean Ocean Action (COA) gathered on the nearby boardwalk with a purpose to protect that peaceful scene, and others like it, with an urgency unsurpassed in
Long Branch - The nearly 50-foot long endangered fin whale that washed ashore at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park on Sunday died from blunt force trauma according to Robert Schoelkopf, Director of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center based in Brigantine.
ATL. HIGHLANDS - The high school kids who first asked for it are now in college, but construction started Monday for a skate park at the Municipal Yacht Harbor, with the opening date slated to be by the end of the month.
BELMAR - Last year, Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. (D-NJ) along with U.S. Senators Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) and Robert Menendez (D-NJ) introduced the COAST (Clean Ocean and Safe Tourism) Anti-Drilling Act to Congress in an effort to permanently extend the moratorium on offshore oil and gas drilling that has been in effect since 1982.
FREEHOLD - New Jersey Superior Court Judge Lawrence M. Lawson denied a motion seeking a partial summary judgment filed by Stuart Lieberman on behalf of private citizens associated with the Citizens for Rational Coastal Development.
MIDDLETOWN - During the Middletown Township Committee Workshop meeting on Monday night, Mayor Gerard Scharfenberger brought up the possibility of adopting an ordinance that would penalize landlords for renting to people who are in this country illegally.
MIDDLETOWN - On Monday, July 7 Middletown Twp. Police Officer Daniel Sullivan was summoned to a restaurant on Route 35 in Middletown after an employee of the restaurant reported to police that two patrons had stolen her pocketbook from her work area.
SHREWSBURY - To
commemorate Monmouth County's 325th Anniversary and the dedication of the expanded Eastern Branch Library, the county will
host an all-day Gala Celebration Sunday, July 20 with concerts, performances, historical interpretations and children's activities.
HOLMDEL - In a dispute involving the right to recover real property taxes which has been pending for over twelve (12) years, Holmdel recently entered into a Stipulation of Settlement with the New Jersey Turnpike Authority as to the Robert Meyner Reception Center at the PNC Arts Center Complex.