Ocean Township Police Department is Hiring

The Ocean Township Police Department is accepting resumes for the position of Police Officer. Read More >>

Angie Towns employee of the month

The City of Long Branch has announced that Angie Towns, Chief Certified Municipal Registrar has been named the Employee of the Month for January 2019. Here is what the city said in its announcement: Read More >>

Cheryl Markbreiter to lead Jewish Federation

On December 13, 2018, at the Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey’s Annual Meeting, the Federation membership nominated, voted on, and installed Cheryl Markbreiter of Ocean Township as president for the 2019/2020 term. Read More >>

LB Chamber donates extra protection to police

By Patty Booth O’Neill

On Monday, the Greater Long Branch Chamber of Commerce donated money to the Long Branch Police Department in appreciation for all their support at events, especially Oceanfest, the biggest July 4th event in New Jersey, where their support is valued. The Chamber donated money towards the purchase of two sets of extra protection plates for their bullet-proof vests. Read More >>

Oceanport project earns 2018 Merit Award

The Monmouth County Planning Board presented four organizations with their 2018 Planning Merit Award at their Dec. 17 meeting. Read More >>

A year to celebrate for LBHMA

Long Branch — On December 11, the Board of Trustees of the Long Branch Historical Museum Association (aka Church of the Presidents) celebrated the year’s accomplishments with a holiday potluck meeting, at the home of Board member Mary Mattaliano. Read More >>

Let us help you find that next good book!

By Lisa Kelly, Outreach and Publicity Manager

One of the most frequent questions asked of library staff is: “Which book should I read next? What’s good?” This question never fails to surprise me. Read More >>

Sea Bright lights up the town

By Patty O’Neill

Sea Bright Recreation hosted a Holiday Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 8th at Anchorage Park. Read More >>

Rotarians get a lesson in cyber safety

Long Branch — Aaron Levine from LG Insurance Agency in Long Branch was recently a guest speaker at a Rotary Club of Greater Long Branch lunch meeting, where he spoke about cyber safety, a subject of importance especially during the holidays.


Deal police officer arrested on drug charges

FREEHOLD – Deal Police Officer Joseph Ammaturo, 37, of Long Branch, has been arrested for drug offenses and witness tampering, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. Read More >>