strauss mansion museumATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ –  The Atlantic Highlands PBA Local 242 is hosting its annual charity ball benefitting many charitable organizations on Friday, May 24, at the Shore Casino.

Proceeds from this year’s auction at the event will benefit the Atlantic Highlands Historical Society which owns and maintains the Strauss Mansion, the Queen Anne style home now a museum and center for numerous community recreational and entertaining events, that anchors the town’s historic district.

In conjunction with the police department’s annual auction at the ball, the Atlantic highlands Chamber of Commerce is accepting gifts from local businesses and corporations for display and activity at the auction.

Items for the auction, a highlight of the evening’s activities, can be delivered or mailed to Police Headquarters, 100 First Avenue.

For further information on the auction, contact: Officer Travis Sodom at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or call headquarters at 732-291-1214,