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Brigantine Garden Club Celebrates 40 Years

Celebrating 40 years of making Brigantine bloom. The Brigantine Garden Club was founded in September of 1979 and has been the recipient of many community awards over the years. Working hard to beautify Brigantine through volunteer gardening work. Can you help out? Perhaps you can lend some expertise, maybe help on a committee or tend …

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DeMasi of WPG Radio Recaps BLM Protest in Brigantine

Listeners to WPG Radio voiced their disappointment in what they saw and heard at a recent Black Lives Matter march in Brigantine. ‘Talk with a Purpose’, hosted each Saturday morning by John DeMasi, had his phone lines ringing off the hook. Listen here: The BLM march was organized by Alice Carcilli. It featured invited speakers …

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Brigantine BLM Protest March Scheduled for JUNE 18

A protest march showing solidarity for the Black Lives Matter movement is planned for Thursday, June 18, 5:30 pm in Brigantine. The march is being promoted & hosted by Alice Carcilli, an Atlantic City school teacher. After the march, a rally will feature speakers from Brigantine and the greater community. That’s according to Carcilli’s event …

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Brigantine City Council Meeting Notes & Video from June 3

Brigantine City Council met on June 3, via the Zoom video conferencing platform. The following are notes and video clips from that meeting. Thanks to efforts of Councilman Haney, the Brigantine short-term rental ban has been lifted. Brigantine’s north end seawall & promenade now open. City of Brigantine now making preparations for re-opening of Cove Beach …

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Brigantine Northend Seawall

Brigantine Cove & Northend Seawall to Open, Rental Ban Update.

Looks like the Brigantine Seawall will be reopened on Wednesday morning, June 3. The closure over past few months forced beach-goers to either walk along treacherous north-end dune paths dodging 4x4s, or schlep multiple blocks south to finally reach the ocean. Along the inlet, Brigantine is getting ready to re-open Cove Beach to 4×4 vehicles with …

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With Mayor in Hospital, Who’s Running Brigantine? Councilman Haney Wants Rental Ban Lifted NOW.

With Brigantine Mayor Simpson still in the hospital, residents are asking: who’s running Brigantine? Councilman Dennis Haney says even without Mayor Andy, we have to take action and keep the city running. We need to open up Brigantine short-term rentals. Haney called into the Don Williams WOND radio show on May 29. Is Brigantine Deputy …

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Brigantine Fishing Starts Strong for Summer 2020

Brigantine surfcasting was hot. Striped bass, around the south end Brigantine jetty. Using bunker. Fish were in the 30 to 35 inch range. Summer flounder season in Brigantine starting off with some nice catches. Plenty of action even with imperfect weather. Capt. Andy Grossman and RipTide Bait and Tackle keeping busy. A nice 22″ 4 …

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Brigantine Bike, Pedestrian & Vehicle Safety for Summer 2020

Summer season 2020 is underway and the Brigantine Police Department reminds all residents and visitors to be mindful of increase bicycle & pedestrian activity. It’s the responsibility of both the vehicle operator and the cyclist to remain alert & cautious. Please follow New Jersey Motor Vehicle Laws to ensure that everyone arrives safely at their …

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Brigantine Keeps Short-Term Rental Ban Until at Least June 3

Most short-term vacation rentals along the Jersey Shore will be open for business by June 1, but not here in Brigantine. Deputy Mayor Sera, according to his social media page, says keeping the short-term rental ban for another month could have devastating consequences for the economy. Nonetheless, Sera has delayed another rental discussion until next …

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Brigantine City Manager Ready to Block June Vacation Rentals

Local Brigantine real estate agents pleading with City Council. PLEASE GET A PLAN. Watch video from May 20. Brigantine Council has no re-opening plan. No clue how to safely bring Brigantine economy back to life. With Memorial Day weekend only a few days away, Brigantine Deputy Mayor Sera and City Council says they still have …

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Brigantine Council Steps Up Ham-Handed, Short-Term Rental Crack Down

WATCH VIDEO >Brigantine Council Real Estate Rental Ruse & Golf Course Scam. Watch video clips of Brigantine City Council meeting of May 6. Discussion includes draconian crack-down on all short-term rental properties NOT represented by local real estate offices. Property owners bracing for selective enforcement of short-term rentals in Brigantine. Fines, legal fees, revocations of …

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