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Turtle Back Zoo Extends Hours, Holds 'Zoo-vie' Nights for Summer

July 14, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Essex County Turtle Back Zoo will have Family Nights with extended evening hours to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays during the months of July and August, with the last admission to the zoo at 8 p.m.

In addition, on Wednesday evenings during July and August, Zoo-vies, featuring animal-related movies, will be shown on the top floor of the Turtle Back Zoo ...

Upcoming Events

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Mon, July 16, 7:00 PM

Belmar Municipal Building, Belmar

Belmar Planning Board

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Tue, July 17, 6:00 PM

Belmar Municipal Building, Belmar

Belmar Mayor and Council Meeting

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Tue, July 17, 7:30 PM

Lake Como Borough Hall, Lake Como

Lake Como Council Meeting

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Wed, July 18, 8:00 AM

Rain Date: July 19, Belmar

New Jersey Sandcastle Contest

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Wed, July 18, 1:00 PM

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Belmar Arts Center: Ancestors

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Wed, July 18, 6:00 PM

Rain Date: July 19, Belmar

Belmar Cruise Night

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Fri, July 20, 6:30 PM

Pyanoe Plaza, Belmar

Friday Night Concert Series with Paul Marino Band

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Sat, July 21, 8:00 PM

Eighth Avenue Beach, Belmar

Belmar Movies on the Beach: "Cars 3"

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Thu, August 2, 4:00 PM

Milt Campbell Fields, Plainfield

Music in the Park @ Milt Campbell Field - Free ...

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Belmar and Lake Como

July 6, 2018

Belmar Police Department reported the following 76 arrests occurred in Belmar and Lake Como from May 1, 2018 to May 30, 2018.

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Mark Lawrence, 54, was charged with shoplifting after his arrest in Belmar Plaza on May 1 by Police Officer Brian Poppert.

Christopher Palermo, 49, of Springfield was charged with disorderly conduct and interference with business after his arrest in Belmar ...

Congressman Smith Leads Human Rights Dialogue with Russian Lawmakers

July 7, 2018

BERLIN, Germany — On the sideline of a four-day meeting of more than 300 lawmakers from 57 countries, Rep. Chris Smith led a meeting today, July 7 with lawmakers from the Russian parliament to discuss what Smith called “highly contested human rights issues.”

The Americans “reached out and sought dialogue” with the Russians in the “hope of changing, or at ...

5 Simple Ways to Save Water this Summer

According to the L.A. Times, the average American uses an estimated 98 gallons of water EACH day.  

Here are five simple ways you can save water, to help you conserve water this summer and take some pressure off of your drains.

1. Unless you are using it, turn the faucet off. How many of us still leave the water running while we shave or brush our teeth?According to ...