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Lifeguard site has mold issue borough says

Lifeguard site has mold issue borough says

LAVALLETTE — Just six months after its completion, the lifeguard station on Philadelphia Avenue is no longer in use, according to Mayor Walter LaCicero.

“We have an issue with mold inside,” the mayor told the Ocean Star on Nov. 30.

“It’s a brand new building and it has a mold issue.”

Work on the new lifeguard station was completed in May of this year, for nearly $400,000. It houses lifeguard ...

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Board game revivalBoard game revival

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — According to some, we are living in the golden age of board games, and the Point Pleasant Beach Library is looking to bring the trend to the community.

“The board games that people think of are not what I am promoting,“ said Matthew Willbergh, manager of the Point Pleasant Beach branch of the Ocean County Library.

“There has been a renaissance in the board ...

Where you can find a car under the treeWhere you can find a car under the tree

POINT PLEASANT — Christmas is fast approaching and the Vintage Automobile Museum of New Jersey is readying a new display that takes a spin on the gifts many wish to see decked out with a red bow parked in their driveway.

The museum’s “Christmas Wish Cars” display, which are classic cars many might wish someone would give them for Christmas, will officially open Saturday, Dec. 3.

“These are all cars ...

Celebrating like the VictoriansCelebrating like the Victorians

BAY HEAD — The Loveland Homestead Museum is shining bright with Christmas spirit as the Bay Head Historical Society prepares to host the annual Victorian Christmas display.

“What we’ve done is we’ve left up the exhibit we had and then added all these wonderful Victorian decorations,” said Doris Czarnecki, president of the Bay Head Historical Society.

“The ‘All Aboard’ train display was such a big one that we didn’t want ...

Run for the Call as 2017 beginsRun for the Call as 2017 begins

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — While some will be at home toasting the advent of 2017, others will be taking to the boardwalk on New Year’s Eve to run a 5k.

Copline, a national hotline for police, is gearing up to hold the first Run For The Call midnight 5K on New Year’s Eve, with funds from the event going to support police officers and first responders experiencing psychiatric ...


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