Brick Cops Foil Hand-to-Hand Heroin Deal off Herbertsville Road

Tyshawn Morris (Photo: Ocean County Jail)

Members of the Brick police department’s Selective Enforcement Unit foiled a hand-to-hand heroin deal after noticing it going down off Herbertsville Road Thursday. The handoff was taking place in the area …

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School Board Blooper: Identical ‘Plans’ Touted in Brick, Toms River BOE Campaigns

A 2016 school board campaign ad. (File)

Advertising resources are precious during campaign season, but two local tickets drew scrutiny after a local news website recently uncovered the fact that identical messages were used in campaigns for …

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Brick 24 Hour Fitness Club to Close

Treadmills/Gym (Photo: David Woo/ Flickr)

A local fitness club will be closing its doors next months. According to an e-mail sent to members, obtained by Brick Shorebeat, Brick 24 Hour Fitness, located at 193 Chambers …

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Radio Billboard Promotion to Help Kids With Cancer Continues Through Friday

The 105.7 The Hawk billboard in Toms River. (Photo: 105.7 The Hawk)

It’s not easy to live on a billboard, but that’s what Andy Chase of local radio station 105.7 The Hawk has been doing all week. In what has become an …

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Judge Rules: Brick Neighborhood Destroyed by Sandy Cannot be Rebuilt as Planned


An Ocean County Superior Court judge ruled this week that a plan to rebuild a portion of the Camp Osborn neighborhood – destroyed in Superstorm Sandy – cannot go forward.  …

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Brick Plans Reconstruction of Birchwood Park

A rendering of the Birchwood Park reconstruction project. (Credit: Township of Brick)

Birchwood Park, located in the neighborhood that bears the same name, will be the next township park to be rebuilt and upgraded with modern equipment. The administration of Mayor John …

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Brick to Pave, Improve 3 Streets Off Mandalay Road

A newly-paved road. (Credit: Alan Levine/Flickr/File Photo)

Brick officials this week approved milling, paving and drainage improvements for three streets off Mandalay Road. The project includes Cedar Island Drive, Meadow Point Drive and Southview Drive. Bids for …

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