Plans to address concerns over helicopter pad take flight OCEANPORT — Complaints are flying fiercely in Oceanport over the helicopter pad at Monmouth Park Corporate Center II, West Long Branch, that is used for commuter flights to New York City. Last summer residents complained of noise from frequent low flying helicopters that go over the …

Monmouth Blvd. traffic light on the way Fall 2001 is slated as the right season for a new, eagerly anticipated traffic light at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and Monmouth Boulevard in Oceanport. Originally work was to be started in March, but Monmouth Boulevard must be raised by 175 feet before a traffic light can …

Red Bank Parks plans Easter egg hunt Saturday Red Bank Parks and Recreation is planning an Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. on April 15 at Eastside Park. This event is for children ages 10 and younger and is for Red Bank residents only. There will be prizes and a special guest. For additional information, …

Container gardening with Navesink Club The Navesink Garden Club is featuring "The Art of Container Gardening," demonstrated by Todd Thompson of Guaranteed Plants and Florist, Locust, on April 11 at 11:30 a.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, Parish House, White Street, Red Bank. Tickets cost $15 which includes lunch. For reservations, please call Flo Despreaux at …

Wrestling camps and festival slated for July Old Bridge Parks and Recreation Department will conduct a wrestling camp for seventh- through 12th-graders, July 10 to 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. The commuter camp is directed by Joe Dougherty, wrestling coach at South Brunswick High School, and clinicians Ray Nunamaker, former coach …

The Broad Street Journal SCORE AVAILABLE FOR FREE COUNSELING Service Corps of Retired Executives, Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, offers free, one-on-one confidential counseling for small businesses. The locations and days are: Mondays at Wall library; Tuesdays at Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, Shrewsbury Library, Manalapan Library and the Southern Chamber of Commerce; Wednesdays at the …

Drug Alliance to hold Community Day April 8 The Red Bank Alliance to Prevent Alcoholism and Drug Abuse will hold its annual Community Day on April 8 in Count Basie Park, Red Bank. The day begins with a 5K Run at 9 a.m. Registration for the run begins at 7:30 p.m. There will be a …

Clean Ocean Action sets Flounder Tournament Clean Ocean Action, the Clam Hut, and the Skipper’s Shop, of Atlantic Highlands, will host the sixth annual John Murphy/Bob Hunter Memorial Flounder Tournament on April 1. According to organizers, this is a unique, no fee, no registration fishing tournament to raise public awareness about water quality and recent …