The Greater Asbury Park Chamber of Commerce is planning a kick off for the new year at the Wonder Bar, corner of Fifth and Ocean Avenues, Asbury Park Fri., Jan. 21.
The free event begins at 6 p.m. and appetizers will be served.
Representatives from the Merchants Guild of Asbury Park, the Historical Society, the Homeowners Association and other organizations are invited to attend to discuss how to make 2005 the best year ever for the city.
Entertainment will be provided by the Wonder Bar. For more information call the chamber at 775-7676.
A winter wear giveaway is being sponsored by the CHANT Food Pantry of Neptune.
Coats, hats, gloves and other warm items will be given away Jan . 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1301 Corlies Ave., Unit 1D, Neptune. Rain date is Jan. 22. For more information call 774-2712.
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