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Brick Township Police, from left to right: Chief James Riccio, Sgt. Paul Catalina, K9 Echo, Ptl. Scott Smith, Ptl. John Turrin, K9 Vader, and Captain Steve Gerling.

Brick Welcomes New Police K9 to the Force, While Another Gains New Skills

Brick police have a new officer on the roster, and his name is Echo. After training with other officers and police dogs from Monmouth and...
The former Laurelton Elementary School. (File Photo)

Brick School District Will Propose Subdividing Laurelton School Property

The Brick Township Board of Education will try for a second time to subdivide the former Laurelton School property so half of it can...
The Boeing KC-46 tanker during a test flight. (Credit: USAF)

Kim Named to Armed Services Committee, Pledges to be a ‘Vocal Proponent’ for Joint...

U.S. Rep. Andy Kim (NJ-3) has been named to the House Armed Services Committee, his office confirmed, meaning the freshman Democratic congressman will have...
Police Lights (Photo: Jason Rojas/Flickr)

Police Searching for Vehicle Stolen in Lakewood Carjacking, Stabbing

Police across Ocean County are continuing the hunt for a vehicle connected with a carjacking in Lakewood last night that left a man stabbed...

Taking a Chance

"He sounds like such a man," my friend said after hearing some deep guttural stims over the phone as we caught up on each...
Warren Wolf Elementary School, Brick, N.J. (Credit: Google Maps)

Brick Schools to Expand Pre-K Program to 17 Classes Next Year

Brick Township will greatly expand its preschool program next school year, providing as many as 17 classes under a state funding program. The state Department...
Wet ocean effect snow covers a bush in Brick. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Weekend Snow Event Will be Minor, Forecasters Say

A storm that could have had a major impact in our area had it taken a more northerly track will leave only an inch...

OUR SCHOOLS

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...

Brick Schools to Expand Pre-K Program to 17 Classes Next Year

Warren Wolf Elementary School, Brick, N.J. (Credit: Google Maps)
Brick Township will greatly expand its preschool program next school year, providing as many as 17 classes under a state funding program. The state Department...

Brick School Board May Consider Limits to Public Comment

Countdown timer. (Credit: Microframe Corp.)
Brick school board members are considering adding limitations to comments from members of the public at its meetings in 2019. Board President Stephanie Wohlrab said...

OCC, Stockton University Sign Dual Admission and Transfer Agreement

Ocean County College's 2018 commencement ceremony. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Ocean County College officials on Thursday announced a new dual admission and transfer partnership that will help students make a smooth transition from the...