Two indicted for murder

FREEHOLD – A Monmouth County grand jury returned a nine count indictment on Monday charging two individuals in connection with the shooting and subsequent murder of Tyrita Julius, who had been missing for months, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.

Despite setbacks, St. Luke’s serves community

By Patty Booth O’Neill

Thirty five turkeys, eight turkey breasts, four hams and a ton of help from the community. “It really was a blessing,” said Marcus Phillips. Read More >>

Flag football fundraiser for Lunch Break

This recent Black Friday marked the 15th Anniversary for the annual Little Silver versus Shrewsbury residents’ flag-football competition, which is a fundraiser for Lunch Break, Red Bank.  Read More >>

Long Branch Elks serve Thanksgiving

By Patty Booth O’Neill

The Long Branch Elks Lodge held its fifth annual Thanksgiving dinner, which was free to the community,  on Thursday. Read More >>

Athlete of the week

Sterns Trailer recognizes Juwan Wilkins, a junior at Long Branch High School, as The Link News Athlete of the Week. Read More >>

Devil-Dawg Bowl goes to Shore

By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr

Matt Pennell, senior quarterback for the Blue Devils of Shore Regional, fired a bullet to his junior wide receiver Nick Rew, who was in the Rumson-Fair Haven end zone. Read More >>

50 years of surf beaches in Long Branch celebrated

Long Branch — It took 50 years, but surfers from back in the day finally received the recognition they deserved. On September 24, The Kiernan Surfing Association placed a plaque at Seven Presidents Park, which used to be Kiernan Beach, recognizing a part of the Oceanfront Park that was the birthplace of organized surfing in New Jersey. Read More >>

Two consecutive state titles for lady Devils By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr, photo by Sportshotswlb

Saturday night the Shore Regional girls’ varsity soccer team won their second consecutive NJSIAA Group 1 title with a 3-2 victory over Glen Ridge. Read More >>

D was missing in Bishops win over Devils By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr

Friday night the Blue Devils of Shore Regional hosted the Blue Bishops of Asbury Park in the NJSIAA Central Jersey Group 1 semifinals. Read More >>