Seaview Towers update at Council meeting

By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr.
February 24, 2021
Long Branch – The demolition of Seaview Towers on Ocean Avenue has caused quite a stir on social media. The biggest concern was the dust blowing in the air as the building is dismantled floor by floor. Many were worried that asbestos, a cancer causing agent, was contaminating the area and putting residents in danger.

Lower Broadway developer axed by the city

Long Branch Partners LLC are still “welcomed to return to the council with new plans for the property”
By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr
February 24, 2021
Long Branch – During the virtual council meeting on February 24, a resolution was introduced that would eliminate the developer agreement and take away a 30-year tax abatement for the owners of the property on lower Broadway between Liberty Street and Ocean Blvd. Read More >>

Monmouth County has 274 additional positive cases of COVID-19

Monmouth County Commissioner Director Thomas A. Arnone and County Commissioner Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that today, Feb. 27, there are 274 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. There are three new deaths being reported today related to COVID-19 in Monmouth County. Read More >>

Red Bank Catholic Girls Basketball Sweeps RFH

By Skip Pierce - The Red Bank Catholic girls basketball team scored dominant wins over the highly regarded Rumson – Fair Haven Bulldogs on consecutive evenings. The Caseys, ranked number 5 by, first hosted 14th ranked RFH and posted a 55 – 38 victory. Read More >>

2021 Monmouth Park season to see 53 racing days, $6.15 Million In Stakes; Announces full season schedule

$1 Million Tvg.Com Haskell Stakes Set For Saturday, July 17
Led by the Grade 1, $1 million Haskell Stakes, Monmouth Park is set to offer $6,150,000 in stakes races when the track kicks off its 76th season on Friday, May 28. Read More >>

Green Wave boys basketball notch first wins of 2021

By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr.
February 22, 2021
It took eight games for the Green Wave varsity boys basketball team to earn their first win of the 2021 season. It occurred Monday night in Tinton Falls against Monmouth Regional.


Long Branch Vaccine update

The City of Long Branch has been trying very hard to get vaccination sites here in Long Branch for residents

“Our goal is to get vaccines here in Long Branch.  We hope to get more vaccines in the coming weeks, and we plan to vaccinate as many residents as possible,” Mayor John Pallone said. Read More >>

NJ Senate Democrats Policy Progress

COVID-19 has caused major hardships, not only for our citizens but also for New Jersey’s business community. The State Senate recently unveiled an exciting new plan to invigorate new and existing businesses throughout the state as we work through what we hope are the waning months of the public health crisis. Read More >>