Unsettling encounters for kids reported in Brick and Lakewood
Parents in two Ocean County townships report close calls with strangers endured by their kids.
Barnegat shoplifting suspect caught on video – police seek identity
Surveillance cameras in a Barnegat convenience store catch a shoplifting suspect. Now, police hope to catch him as well.
Applebee’s closures? Not ours, says NJ-NY regional exec
Responding to DineEquity's decision to shutter as many as 135 Applebee's locations nationwide, the Chief Operating Officer of the firm that oversees franchises throughout New Jersey and neighboring state insists that not only are his properties staying open, but also that the company'…
Lacey homicide update: Husband, wife, son and dog dead
A husband killed his wife, their son, and their dog Wednesday afternoon, then died during hospitalization. Investigators are trying to determine what triggered the carnage.
Mom, son, dog die in Lacey murder-suicide
A man kills his wife, their son, and their dog, then turns the weapon on himself , but survives until reaching hospitalization.
South Jersey USPS employee charged in money order theft case
Stolen, cashed USPS money orders are traced to a postal worker from South Jersey.
Hunt is on for Jackson convenience store bandit
Police in Jackson Township are searching for a thief who emptied the cash box in a convenience store August 14.
Burlington murder victim’s mom urges domestic abuse sufferers: take refuge now
Mother of woman shot to death in a domestic violence incident joins Burlington County Prosecutor in urging others to take refuge in Providence House and related volunteer groups.
Shore, NJ leaders to feds: Hands off our ocean, hands off EPA
Planned cutbacks for EPA and planned acceleration of offshore drilling motivates protests by local and New Jersey officials.
Watching the eclipse? Specific specs protect your eyes
Watching the August 21 solar eclipse will be a health hazard for anyone viewing it through imitation solar eyeglasses.
NY-to-shore drug probe nets 12 arrests, 8 from Ocean and Monmouth
The lid is ripped off an alleged heroin network that authorities say stretched from the Bronx and upper Manhattan to the Jersey Shore, with 11 suspects under arrest, many from Ocean and Monmouth, and a search for a twelfth in progress.
Ex-camp counselor sentenced to 8 years for downloading child porn
The onetime nursery school aide and summer camp counselor from Red Bank, who admitted downloading and storing child porn at home under the identity "jimbobtropolis," is sentenced to eight years and a month in prison.