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The retail portion of Reef Dispensaries in Las Vegas, NV, photographed during a tour of the facility. (Photo: Daniel Nee/Shorebeat)

Bill: Brick’s Marijuana Sales Prohibition Ordinance Would be Nullified by State

A hearing that lasted over four hours and drew impassioned arguments from residents and advocates on both sides of the cannabis legalization issue may...
A pro-life banner placed by the Knights of Columbus that was stolen from the Church of Epiphany in Brick. (Supplied Photo)

Brick Knights of Columbus’ Pro-Life Banner Stolen From Outside Church

A banner thief had to work extra hard to rip down a pro-life sign that Knights of Columbus Council #8160 placed outside the parish...
Water flows into Barnegat Bay from a pump at Lyman Avenue in Mantoloking. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Murphy Signs ‘Rain Tax’ Into Law, But It’s Unlikely to Affect Ocean County

Gov. Phil Murphy signed a controversial bill derided as a "rain tax" into law Monday, but Ocean County officials said they doubt an effort...

Keep an Open Mind

Fifteen years ago this fall an event occurred which forever altered the course of my life, and my son's. I had taken my sixteen-month-old...
Police Lights (Photo: Jason Rojas/Flickr)

Patrons Punched, Bitten After Brick Barroom Brawl Spills Outside

Police are continuing their investigation Sunday into an altercation inside a Brick Township bar that split into another altercation outside. According to Sgt. Jim Kelly,...
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Suspect in Gambino Mob Killing Arrested in Brick, ID’d by Police

Updated at 6 p.m. with the name of the suspect. A 24-year-old Staten Island man has been arrested in Brick Township in connection with the slaying...
Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Brick BOE Introduces 2019-20 School Budget With $2.9M Tax Hike

The Board of Education in Brick introduced a tentative 2019-20 school budget that includes a tax increase of more than $2.9 million – much...

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Brick BOE Introduces 2019-20 School Budget With $2.9M Tax Hike

Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)
The Board of Education in Brick introduced a tentative 2019-20 school budget that includes a tax increase of more than $2.9 million – much...

Brick Schools See Precipitous Drop in Bullying Incidents

A row of lockers at Brick Township High School. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
The Brick school district's anti-bullying coordinator said the district's efforts to crack down on bullying have been working – and the data backs it...

New Brick BOE Meeting Policy: ‘Terminate’ Comments From Residents if ‘Too...

The Brick Township Board of Education meets July 31, 2018. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
The Board of Education in Brick Township will introduce a formal policy to crack down on the amount of time residents can speak at...

Brick, Toms River School Districts Lead Massive Protest Over Funding Cuts...

Toms River, Brick and students from 70 other districts across New Jersey attend a rally in Trenton over school funding cuts, March 5, 2019. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
As Gov. Phil Murphy proposed a $38.6 billion state spending plan inside, thousands gathered outside the statehouse in Trenton on Tuesday to protest the...