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Bath house project stalls

Bath house project stalls

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Renovation of the former Risden’s bath house has been planned since shortly after Superstorm Sandy, but funding cuts have brought the project to a halt, leaving the borough with tough choices to make regarding the building’s future.

The former bath house was purchased by the borough in 2008 for $3 million. After the structure sustained damage from Superstorm Sandy, the borough was promised funds from ...

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Countdown to the Grand PrixCountdown to the Grand Prix

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — For those who grew up standing on the beach watching the speed boats go down the inlet and speed south to Atlantic City, the Benihana Grand Prix boat race was nothing short of magical.

Mayor Stephen Reid remembers those days, standing under the hot summer sun, hearing the speed boats roar as they made their way along the shore and out of sight.

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Belmar says it is ready to police Lake ComoBelmar says it is ready to police Lake Como

BELMAR — Borough officials say they are ready to take over the policing of Lake Como, now that a budget referendum there has forced the neighboring borough to begin dismantling its police department.

The April 19 referendum dealt a 379-137 defeat to budgetary proposals that would have enabled Lake Como to keep funding its own police force. Instead, the smaller borough has begun a transition into a contractual agreement ...

Wall school budget approved by BOEWall school budget approved by BOE

WALL TOWNSHIP — Taxpayers in Wall Township will see a $124 tax hike in 2016 after approval by the board of education Tuesday of a budget that will increase the tax levy by more than three percent.

In a 6-3 vote, with dissenters Ernest Bongiovanni, Robyn Zawodniak and Ralph Addonizio voicing strong objection, the Wall Township Board of Education passed a $68 million school budget for 2016-2017.

The budget ...

Marina parking will be no day at the beachMarina parking will be no day at the beach

BELMAR — Residents and visitors are encouraged to utilize alternative modes of transportation to the marina this summer, as officials anticipate extremely limited parking throughout the borough.

Belmar has never been known to have an abundance of parking spaces, particularly during the busy summer season. But with ongoing construction of the Chefs International marina building, compounded by the fact that an entire lot at the marina is taken up ...


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