Falcons down Spartans 28-17

By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr
For the first time in 11 years the Flacons of Monmouth Regional defeated the Spartans of Ocean Township in a nondivisional football game.  On September 3, the Falcons hosted Ocean Township and beat them 28-17 in what turned out to be an exciting game.


Sea Bright Council news Borough plans town hall to talk about school taxes

By Neil Schulman
Sea Bright — The borough is planning a town hall meeting to discuss what it is doing to address the high school taxes residents pay.


Exhibit looks at a rapidly changing Vietnam

West Long Branch — Monmouth University’s Center for the Arts has announced the opening of a new gallery exhibit Transition: Vietnam byMonmouth University’s professors Mark Ludak and Andrew Cohen taking place in the Pollak Gallery now through November 30.


The Philoptochos Society Fall Luncheon and Fashion show

Ocean Township — The Philoptochos Society of the St. George Greek Orthodox Church of Asbury Park will host its Annual Fall Luncheon and Fashion Show on Saturday, October 14, at 11:30 a.m. at the Eagle Oaks Country Club, in Farmingdale.


Former Freeholder passes away at age of 96

On Sept. 1, Theodore “Ted” Narozanick passed away at the age of 96. The WW2 veteran was a former Monmouth County Freeholder, the county’s first Administrator, and a former mayor of Englishtown. Read More >>

Brookdale to Host Massage Therapy Information Session Sept. 12

Community members interested in a new career as a massage therapist are invited to a free information session at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 12 at Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft. Read More >>

Theater review: Fabulous F Theory friendship focus forges fantastic fun

By Madeline Schulman

Long Branch — The first mention of “F” during F Theory is as part of a logic problem Ellie (Megan Loughran) and Marianne (Alex Trow) have for homework as college freshman roommates. However, the important “F” in F Theory is Friendship. Along the way there are nods to Family, Female Firefighters, Fat in the Food Pyramid, and Franklin (Benjamin), but Friendship is paramount, as the audience follows Ellie and Marianne through many decades and across the globe. Read More >>

WLB man accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old

Following a two month long investigation, Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo, Merchantville Police Chief Wayne Bauer and Cherry Hill Police Chief William Monaghan announced that on Tuesday, August 15,  Anthony M. Woods, a 20-year-old West Long Branch resident, was arrested.


Free healthy food tasting on the boardwalk Saturday

Long Branch — A free healthy food tasting events will take place at Ray and Steve’s West End Beach Hut located at 21 Ocean Ave in Long Branch on Saturday, August 26, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Read More >>

Monmouth SPCA seeks to Clear the Shelters Aug. 19

Eatontown — Monmouth County SPCA has announced that it will join with NBC 4 New York/ WNBC and Telemundo 47/WNJU to host NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Clear the Shelters third annual nationwide pet adoption drive on Saturday, August 19. Read More >>