Township officials and Brick police are now participating in Nixle emergency alerts. Residents can sign up to receive local emergency alerts on their phones by texting their ZIP code to 888777. The service is free. For information, visit www.nixle.com.
The Bayville Volunteer First Aid Squad’s cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training classes are available for interested individuals and businesses. The classes include basic CPR for adults, children and infants, as well as the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and how to identify and help people who are choking or having breathing problems. The cost of the class if $30 per student, with a minimum of three students and a maximum of nine students per class.
Classes are held at the squad’s building or can be held at interested businesses. For more information or to schedule a class, contact the squad’s CPR instructor at 732-267-1754 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Ocean County Long-Term Recovery Group will host a workshop Dec. 1 for Sandy victims who need assistance with the state’s Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation and Mitigation (RREM) program, as well as those who have reopened their flood insurance claims and need additional help. The workshop will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 129 Chestnut St.
For more information, call 732-569-3484, ext. 24.