Long Branch woman arrested for bomb threat

FREEHOLD – Investigators have charged a Long Branch woman with calling in a false bomb threat to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office on Friday. The 48-year old woman now faces a 10-year prison term and a civil fine that could total tens of thousands of dollars, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. Read More >>

LA Theatre Works brings award winning play ‘The Mountaintop’ to Pollak Theatre

WEST LONG BRANCH – This year marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr., even as the struggle to resolve racial tension remains a challenge for communities everywhere.

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Panduri and Koob lead Devils over Bucs

By Walter J. O’Neill, JR.

Last week the Bucs of Red Bank Regional were in West Long Branch to play the Blue Devils of Shore Regional in a Class A Central basketball game. Shore took the 52-46 victory and improved to 3-3 in the division and 5-5 overall.

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Shore wrestlers Maida and Klemser claim titles at Buc Classic

By Skip Pierc

Last week the Bucs of Red Bank Regional were in West Long Branch to play the Blue Devils of Shore Regional in a Class A Central basketball game. Shore took the 52-46 victory and improved to 3-3 in the division and 5-5 overall.

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Precious win for MR over OT

By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr

The Falcons of Monmouth Regional have a new coach for the girls basketball team for this season. Laura Forbes starts her first season in the position, but she is no stranger to the school. Forbes is an alumnus who was a star player during her career. She was also a member of the Monmouth University Hawks basketball team.

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Ocean dominates Wall and Shore By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr

On January 10, the Spartans of Ocean Township hosted the Crimson Knights of Wall Township in a Shore Conference B North divisional wrestling match. It wasn’t much of a contest as the Spartans beat Wall 57-14.

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600 wins for Montano as RBC coach

By Walter J. O’Neill, Jr, Jack Flaherty photo
It was back in 1990 that Joe Montano was given the opportunity to be head coach of the Red Bank Catholic girls basketball team.

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Meeting Long Branch Chamber members, new and old

The Greater Long Branch Chamber of Commerce held their annual gathering at the Ocean Place last week to introduce newly elected and current board members.

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Five municipalities apply for FEMA grant together

By Neil Schulman
Sea Bright — Several local towns are joining together to apply for a FEMA grant for firefighter equipment. Read More >>

Bank robber suspect sought

Investigators are seeking assistance from the public to help identify the suspect in an armed bank robbery in Eatontown, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.

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