CHRIS KELLY When residents near Lanes Mill Road want to satisfy their pizza cravings, they visit Nick’s Pizza. Above, Nick Colandroa cuts freshly made pies to be taken home by waiting customers.

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Senior Services Center offers Alzheimer Shore Neurocognitive Institute, in conjunction with Meridian Health System, is now offering a screening program to identify possible warning signs for individuals who may be developing Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. The Acumen NP test, developed by Alvin Krass, Ph. D., chief of psychology at Medical Center of Ocean County, offers …


CHRIS KELLY Jimmy Brune, of Brick, gets a trim last week from Fran Lovitch at Lorraine’s Barbershop.


CHRIS KELLY Boats floated beside their docks off Mantoloking Road on a crisp fall day last week.

Brick Hospital Assoc. donates defibrillators

Brick Hospital Assoc. donates defibrillators The Brick Hospital Association recently donated two automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to the Ambulatory Care Center and the security desk at the Medical Center of Ocean County, Brick. According to the American Heart Association, approximately 350,000 Americans die each year from sudden cardiac arrest. Sudden cardiac arrest can strike anyone …

Volunteers needed for holiday ‘Red Kettles’

November signals the start of the Salvation Army’s "Red Kettle" campaign. The proceeds from kettle donations are used by the Salvation Army to provide food, clothing, shelter, day care and other services, according to a press release. Kettle donations also provide the funds used for seasonal assistance such as hot meals, warm clothing, and small …