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Brick to Consider Adding More Supervisory Police Officers

State mandates, a new patrol schedule and map, as well as an expanded role for the Brick Township Police Department has necessitated more supervisory...
A band performs at Summerfest in Brick. (Photo: Township of Brick)

Brick Hires Firm to Book Summerfest Acts, Solicits Bids for Vendors

Brick officials have awarded a contract to LaGuardia & Associates, an entertainment management firm, to book acts for the 2018 Summerfest program. The cost of...
49 Bay Way, Brick, N.J., proposed for demolition. (Credit: Google Maps)

Brick Planning to Demolish Two Abandoned Homes; Bank’s Attorney Objects

A pair of Brick Township homes that have long been abandoned will face demolition after a ruling by the Property Maintenance Board. The township council...
Brick Public Works (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Trash, Recycling Pickup to be Delayed One Day This Week

Brick residents' public works pickups of trash and recycling will be delayed one day this week due to the President's Day holiday. There will be...
Wet ocean effect snow covers a bush in Brick. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Snow Forecast Increased: 2-4 Inches for Shore This Weekend

Meteorologists have upped the amount of snow forecast to fall on the Shore area Saturday night. The National Weather Service's office in Mount Holly said...
The former Pathmark store in Brick, N.J., Feb. 2018. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Brick Residents Ask: Can This Shopping Center Be Saved?

Pathmark is long gone, Kmart is in serious financial trouble and several small businesses have either closed or moved. The Laurel Square shopping center used...
Brick Beach III (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Brick Plans Higher Beach Fees for Nonresidents

Out-of-towners may have to pay more to hit the beach in Brick, but visitors will have one more season to save on badges. Mayor John...

OUR SCHOOLS

Brick School Budget Will ‘Separate Wants From Needs,’ Super Says

Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)
It remains unclear whether Brick taxpayers will face a significant school tax increase this year as the release of state funding figures are still...

Brick Likely to Appoint New Schools Super in April

Dennis Fillippone (center), was selected as the Brick school district's new interim superintendent June 26, 2017. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Brick school officials say the district's next chief school administrator is likely to be hired at the Board of Education's regular April meeting. Five candidates...

Brick Schools to Close for Week of Teachers’ Convention Starting in...

Brick Township Memorial High School (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Brick schools, beginning next year, will close for the entire week of the New Jersey Education Association's annual convention in Atlantic City. Students will still...

Brick BOE to Cut Back on ‘No Bid’ Contracts

Brick Township Board of Education/Schools (Photo: Daniel Nee)
The Brick Township school board will seek more competition when bidding out certain services, board members decided Thursday night. The board, on numerous occasions, has...