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Fire at Stop and Shop West End, Long Branch

Employee puts out fire at Stop and Shop in West End with fire hose. Fire supposedly started by cigarette but thrown into dried brush on side of building. See Link here

Train hits police SUV

A police car was struck by a train on Brighton Avenue Monday. There were no injuries. See a video here.

Fully accessible beach opens in Long Branch ‘A model for New Jersey’

By Patty Booth O’Neill Long Branch — A year ago it was just an idea that began as a result of a comment made at a beach bash hosted by MOCEANS, an organization that works to help those with disabilities … Continue reading

Facing the Question

What is your favorite year?

What is your favorite year?

This week’s Out and About – Are you in it?

Out and About – a local feature in The Link

Annie Grant, 83, served the state and the community

Annie Williams Grant, 83, of Long Branch, was born in Blackville, South Carolina, and passed on July 3, 2019 at Monmouth Medical Center.

Eatontown seeks to control invasive bamboo

By Coleen Burnett Eatontown — Eatontown is looking to possibly ban bamboo in the borough.

Shade Tree Com. offers trees for Monmouth Beach

Monmouth Beach — The Monmouth Beach Shade Tree Commission says that with all the construction still happening in their beautiful little town, there is more need than ever before to restore the canopy and shade quality in the borough by … Continue reading

WLB Library offers family fun this summer

West Long Branch — The West Long Branch Library, 95 Poplar Ave., has announced its children’s programs for July and August.