Asbury Park


Also found in: Dictionary.

Asbury Park,

city (1990 pop. 16,799), Monmouth co., E N.J. An Atlantic resort noted for its beach, boardwalk, and convention hall, it declined in the late 20th cent. but has undergone a revival in the 21st. There is a pinball museum. The burning liner Morro Castle grounded off the beach here in Sept., 1934, with the loss of 125 lives. In the 1970s the city was known for Bruce SpringsteenSpringsteen, Bruce Frederick,
1949–, American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, nicknamed "The Boss," b. Long Branch, N.J. Springsteen established himself as a singer and songwriter, as well as a stage showman, while playing in bands in cities along the shore of the NE
..... Click the link for more information.
 and other local rock musicians. In 2012 parts of the city suffered significant damage from Hurricane Sandy.
References in periodicals archive ?
Unlike Asbury Park, those areas already enjoy competitive real estate markets, but Gaffney feels that they have plenty to offer those looking to move south from Manhattan.
Asbury Park has long been a haven for live music and the weekend of April 10-12, raises the bar with shows by Rock n' Roll Hall of Famers, critical darlings and local heroes performing at iconic Asbury Park venues, The Asbury Lanes, Wonder Bar and The Saint.
It's good to know that the trees we plant will make a real difference for the community of Asbury Park.
As per the application, Asbury Park aims to use $31,590 from the fund to pay for 20 new police radios.
We are happy to have helped Asbury Park design a solution to fit their needs through seasonal and special event fluctuations, while helping the city to generate revenue for improvement projects.
The Asbury Park Press reports that the council cited residents' opposition to the facility as the key reason for rejecting the application.
Editor's note: Donna Harrison and Kathy Ragauckas were applying for a marriage license at City Hall in Asbury Park on March 9 in our photo.
THE BOSS SAYS NO: Less than a month after the city of Asbury Park, N.
In the case of the Asbury Park pool it was a strange combination of havoc wrecked by the usual suspects, with a little bit of self-determination.
Another industry support of recent MTMC changes is Tony Ryan, of Wildwood Shipping, Asbury Park, N.
The division is made up of Monmouth Plastics in Asbury Park, NJ, which is involved in flame retardant polyolefins, and Texapol, in Bethlehem, PA, a producer of plastics compounds based on engineering thermoplastics.
In an historic agreement that will accelerate both the redevelopment of the entire waterfront and the installation of critical infrastructure, iStar Financial and its subsidiary, Asbury Partners, the Master Developer of the Asbury Park waterfront, is pleased to announce an infrastructure financing program with the City of Asbury Park.