Tag: Oceanport

Fort Monmouth’s Ebola Designation Ending, Site to be Marketed in July

OCEANPORT – The New Jersey Department of Human Services (DHS) will cease designating Fort Monmouth’s former Megill Housing as a potential quarantine site for those returning from Africa by Sept....

June 27, 2015 | comments

OCEANPORT PORTION OF FORT MONMOUTH WILL BE MIXED USE

  OCEANPORT – The Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority (FMERA) continues negotiating with the U.S. Army on final transfer of the fort property. Meanwhile, working with real estate broker Cushman...

June 27, 2015 | comments

Bugler Brothers Announce Call to Post

OCEANPORT – John and Joe Luckenbill share a bugler’s dream. They play the large post horn at Monmouth Park, dressed in a fitted red jacket and white pants. It’s a...

May 22, 2015 | comments

Monmouth Park Announcer’s Long Route to Oceanport

Frank Mirahmadi, Monmouth Park’s new PA announcer, doesn’t take no for an answer. A thoroughbred fan, Mirahmadi could imitate the calls of many legendary racing announcers as he sought to...

May 15, 2015 | comments

Marina Expansion Delayed But Predict Spring Opening

OCEANPORT – The long awaited rebirth of the former Fort Monmouth Marina on Riverside Avenue has hit a snag over red tape, official ownership, and an expansion that includes a restaurant...

March 6, 2015 | comments

Oceanport Police May Be Evicted

By John Burton OCEANPORT – An apparent dispute between the Borough Council and the authority overseeing Fort Monmouth property redevelopment could leave borough police without a home in the near future,...

February 12, 2015 | comments

Mayors Muse About Getting Back Home

By John Burton Super Storm Sandy was a bipartisan storm, displacing both Republican and Democratic mayors, whose homes were damaged it the storm’s wake. Like so many of their constituents,...

October 25, 2013 | comments

Oceanport Library Reopens July 1

OCEANPORT – The Oceanport branch of the Mon­mouth County Library will reopen on Monday, July 1, eight months after sustaining extensive flood damage during Super Storm Sandy. “The Monmouth County...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Four Area Towns Get Low-Cost FEMA Loans

TRENTON – Four Two-River area municipalities have received funding from Community Disaster Loans through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The low-interest loan program helps eligible jurisdictions that have suffered...

June 21, 2013 | comments

Monmouth County Library Gets Funds to Repair Oceanport Branch

OCEANPORT – The Monmouth County Library has received an insurance settlement of $283,704 to restore the collection of library materials to the Oceanport branch, which was heavily damaged during Super...

March 29, 2013 | comments

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