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U.S. Rep. Andy Kim addresses a town hall meeting in Berkeley Township, Feb. 2019. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Andy Kim Talks VA, Healthcare, Environment in First Ocean County Town Hall

Freshman U.S. Rep. Andy Kim, a Democrat, faced his first audience in the majority-Republican portion of his district Saturday afternoon, pledging to rise above...
Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Brick School District Struggles With Shifting Demographics, Transient Students

As the Brick Township school district began its quest to adopt a budget for the 2019-20 school year amidst multi-million dollar funding cuts from...
Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Brick School Board to Meet Thursday

It may not be the dream Valentine's Day date, but Brick's school board meeting will go on as usual Thursday night. The board is set...
The Ocean County Administration Building, Toms River, N.J. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Ocean County Tax Rate to Drop for 2019 After $3B Increase in Ratables

Ocean County officials said the tax rate would drop slightly in 2019, reflecting the continued recovery of the region from the crushing blow to...
Mayor John Ducey (center) and Councilman Jim Fozman help cut to ribbon at a new group home on Drum Point Road. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

First of Two Group Homes for Disabled Adults Opens in Brick

Built from the ground up, a home with a fresh new design, pleasing colors and plenty of technology will welcome its four new residents...
U.S. Rep. Andy Kim (D-3) (File Photo)

Andy Kim to Host Ocean County Town Hall Meeting This Weekend

U.S. Rep. Andy Kim (D-3) will host his first town hall meeting in Ocean County this weekend since being sworn in as the third...

What You’ll Take With You

Yesterday, you turned twelve. Officially, you are two-thirds of the way "cooked." I've heard the last third goes by fast. Even my mom superpowers can't slow down...

OUR SCHOOLS

Brick School District Struggles With Shifting Demographics, Transient Students

Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)
As the Brick Township school district began its quest to adopt a budget for the 2019-20 school year amidst multi-million dollar funding cuts from...

Brick Planning Board OKs Subdivision of Former School Property

The former Laurelton Elementary School. (File Photo)
The Brick Township planning board on Wednesday night approved a plan proposed by the township's school district to divide the former Laurelton School property...

Brick School Board to Implement New Public Comment Policy at Meetings

Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Members of the public will have two opportunities to make public comments at meetings of Brick Township's school board meetings under a new policy...

Brick School District Will Propose Subdividing Laurelton School Property

The former Laurelton Elementary School. (File Photo)
The Brick Township Board of Education will try for a second time to subdivide the former Laurelton School property so half of it can...