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Long Branch's West End continues comeback from fire

LONG BRANCH - Thursday's small groundbreaking ceremony for a new mixed-use building in the city's West End was a long time coming for Martin Grubman. In February 2012, the apartment building he owned at 57-61 Brighton Ave. was one of three to get consumed by a raging fire. The city native was worki

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-11-17 21:27:22

Neptune City Man Guilty in 2012 Murder Try Outside Asbury Bar

ASBURY PARK, NJ - A Neptune City man was recently found guilty of attempted murder and weapons charges in connection with the October 2012 shooting of two man outside the now defunct Cameo Bar on Main Street. The conviction came in the Toms River courtroom of Superior Court Judge Rochelle Gizinski w

PATCH - 2017-11-17 21:09:58

Passenger dies after BMW hits tree on Route 18

COLTS NECK-- A passenger died after the car he was riding in veered off Route 18 and crashed into a tree in Colts Neck early Saturday, authorities said. Mina Salib, 46, of East Brunswick, was in a 2006 BMW X5 when the car went off the southbound road and hit a tree on the passenger side shortly befo

NJ.COM - 2017-11-18 20:39:08

THANKSGIVING 2017: Longtime Homeless Advocates Get A Home Of Their Own

OCEANPORT - Splashed with color and drenched in sunlight, the spacious new Family Promise Day Center in a relatively quiet section of Fort Monmouth has been designed to make its homeless guests feel like they've arrived home. The day center is where up to 14 people in the temporary care of Family Pr

TWORIVERTIMES.COM - 2017-11-19 17:00:57

Wind gusts of up to 50 mph expected Sunday

Asbury Park Press features staffers Sarah Griesemer and Susan Weiner highlight some of the holiday foods that you didn't know you needed. THOMAS P. COSTELLO & RYAN ROSS NEPTUNE - Winds of 20 to 30 miles per hour with gusts of up to 50 miles per hour are in the forecast for Sunday, according to the

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-11-19 02:53:19

Cross country: State Meet of Champions results

Charlie McGill is the Bergen County-based artist behind 60 years of Athlete of the Week portraits, going back to 1954 and numbering in the thousands. Chris Pedota/NorthJersey.com Team scores: 1. North Hunterdon 100, 2. Kingsway 126, 3. Colts Neck 135, 4. Middletown South 182, 5. Shawnee 190, 6. Wes

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-18 22:44:42

Black Friday Apple Deals: Price Cuts On iPads, MacBooks, iPhones, Apple Watch

Apple products are perfect gifts for loved ones, although they can be pricey. For those looking to buy iPhones, MacBooks, iPads and other Apple products, it may be helpful to see the price cuts by retailer. Apple offers it's own Black Friday deals, but consumers shouldn't expect to see major changes


Great Mysteries of Art and Literature, Explained

What is the Mona Lisa thinking? (fifteen-hundreds) Enigmatic happiness is the best happiness. A flattering portrait of a wealthy merchant's wife-a bit mercenario, Leonardo, no? I don't mind the name "La Gioconda," but "jocund" puts ten pounds on your midsection. Thanking God that Leonardo did no

THE NEW YORKER - 2017-11-19 12:00:00

Two arrested in Brockton drug raid

Kie Hendrix, 30, and Ashley Derochea, 28, were arrested and charged with unlawful possession with intent to distribute a class B substance (crack) and conspiracy to violate a controlled substance drug law. BROCKTON - Police arrested two Brockton residents Saturday morning in a drug raid. Kie Hendrix

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-18 17:30:16

Gallery: High school soccer wrap-up

Millis' celebrates their D4 state final win against Millbury. at Worcester State University. November 18, 2017 Staff photo by Chris Christo Credit: Chris Christoas Millbury's Kelsey Turner (R) watches her teamate Gabrielle Hunt makes a save as Millis' Taylor Davis tries to head the ball during their

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-11-18 23:59:59

Police: Man wanted for North End indecent assault arrested

Police said the man wanted in connection with an indecent assault in the city's North End early Friday morning has been arrested. Isaiah Brown, 26, of Randolph was taken into custody Saturday night. The victim told police she was approached by a man wearing clothing that resembled a security guard

WCVB - 2017-11-19 08:12:00

Things to do in and around town

1. The Wareham-New Bedford Lodge of Elks 73 is hosting an "All-American Christmas" on Friday, Dec. 1, with Nashville recording artist Ricky Lee. Doors will open for the "special night of entertainment in honor of all veterans" at the Lodge, 2855 Cranberry Highway, at 6 p.m. with cocktails and snack

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-18 19:20:46

Car Talk: Faulty air bag light requires scan

DEAR CAR TALK: I have a 1996 Honda Accord with 161,000 miles. Sometimes when I start on a drive, the air bag warning light comes on. If the trip is short, the light (if it came on) will stay on the entire time. But if the trip is longer, after 30 minutes or so the light goes off. If the light never

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-19 11:00:00

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Mashpee drives Ford to a third straight Super Bowl

BRAINTREE - Mashpee had a Ford and were more than willing to drive it into the winner's circle. Junior running back Devaun Ford got the call 36 times and he responded to the tune of 253 yards and two touchdowns, including the game-winner with 4:34 left, as Mashpee (11-0) advanced to the Division 7 S

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-11-19 08:00:00

Wow House: Family Friendly Comfort

Address: 97 Holland Ave.Price: $385,000Square Feet: 1660Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 2 BathsBuilt: 1971Features: Top flight style-family friendly comfort! This three bedroom, two full bath raised ranch offers livable, durable spaces. An everyone's welcome family kitchen has granite, stainless steel applian

PATCH - 2017-11-18 23:45:46

Wow House: A Charming Lakeside Home Awaits

Address: 33 Pond St.Price: $589,000Price: $589,000Square Feet: 2400Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 2 Full and 1 Half BathsBuilt: 1900Features: Charming lakeside home waiting for you. This four-bedroom, well-maintained home offers first floor bedroom, cozy living room, dining room and half bathroom. Spacious k

PATCH - 2017-11-18 23:49:46

8 Bands left in the Battle of the Bands

We started with 40 area high school bands and now just eight are left in the Battle of the Bands. You can see a current bracket, the official rules, and vote at the official Battle of the Bands website here. Here are this week's results at KCBD.com Floydada received 82 percent of the vote to elimina


Council reverses off-leash dog rules in Buena Vista Park

VISTA - Working through a maze of modified park ordinances, the Vista City Council unanimously agreed to amend its Aug. 22 off-leash rule decision at its Oct. 24 meeting. The off-leash dog rules in Buena Vista Park are officially rescinded. The Aug. 22 decision allowed unleashed dogs at Buena Vista


New Sharp Chula Vista Hospital 2 Years Out From Opening

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center's new hospital - a $244 million endeavor - will add 138 large, private patient rooms to the facility's existing 343-bed hospital Sharp Chula Vista The final beam was placed on the framework for Sharp Chula Vista, a new hospital opening in the South Bay two years from

NBC SAN DIEGO - 2017-11-17 18:51:28

Car Fire on I-805 in Chula Vista Causes 'Popping' Sounds, Shuts Down Ramp

NBC 7 A car caught on fire off Interstate 805 in Chula Vista Thursday shutting down an on-ramp and causing loud "popping" noises near the freeway that some witnesses said sounded like explosions. California Highway Patrol (CHP) officials said the car fire happened just before noon along southbound I