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Brick officials join Gov. Phil Murphy in signing legislation banning offshore drilling in New Jersey. (Photo Courtesy: Jim Fozman)

Brick Officials On Hand As N.J. Governor Bans Offshore Drilling

A bipartisan group of officials joined Gov. Phil Murphy on the boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach Friday to witness the signing of a bill...
A shopping cart at a supermarket. (Credit: Lindsay Holmwood/ Flickr)

Report: Nearly 10 Percent of Ocean County Residents on Food Stamps

Ocean County residents, largely outside the traditional commuting distance from high-paying employers in New York City and Philadelphia, have one of the state's highest-reliance...
An undeveloped piece of property off Route 88, Burrsville Road and Jack Martin Boulevard where apartments and retail space is proposed. (Credit: Mapquest)

Developer Drops Hotel Plan, Proposes 92 Apartments and Retail for Brick Lot

A plan to build a hotel on a triangular-shaped piece of property near a busy Brick intersection has been formally scrapped, with the property's...
A rendering of proposed homes for the rebuilt Camp Osborn neighborhood. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

New Camp Osborn Rebuilding Plan Would Allow 70 Homeowners to Return

They finally figured it out. When 70 homeowners lost their houses – some seasonal, and some year-round residents who are still displaced after almost six...
New Jersey Lottery

Lottery Ticket Sold in Brick Worth $161K

There's a winning lottery ticket out there that someone bought in Brick – and it's worth a nice chunk of change. Lottery officials said Thursday...

Brick’s Annual ‘Green Fair’ Set for Saturday

Brick will host its eighth annual Green Fair this Saturday, complete with environmental displays and presentations, green vendors and the chance to interact with...
Bon-Ton in Brick, N.J. (Credit: Google Maps)

Brick Clothing Retailer to Close Within 10-12 Weeks

There is soon to be another vacant storefront in Brick, just as commercial landlords are trying to fill space already available. Bon-Ton Stores said that...

OUR SCHOOLS

Brick School Psychologist Gets $510K Legal Settlement

Gavel (Credit: Brian Turner/Flickr)
A psychologist employed by the Brick school district settled a lawsuit for $510,000, records obtained by Shorebeat showed. Laurena Staub, who first sued the district...

Replacements Needed, But Brick Gets High Marks for School Transportation Program

A Brick Township school bus. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
A number of school buses and smaller vehicles that transport disabled students will need to be replaced over the next several years, but the...

Brick School Board Inks 4 Year, $776K Deal With New Superintendent

Gerard Dalton (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Brick Township's new superintendent will begin work for the 2018-19 school year in July after previously serving as assistant superintendent at one of the...

Brick BOE to Vote on New Superintendent Hire Thursday

Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Brick Township's school board is set to vote on the hiring of a new superintendent at its meeting Thursday night. The superintendent will technically replace...