The Ocean County Columbus Day Parade and Italian Festival takes place in Seaside Heights this Friday through Saturday. Despite several other events rescheduled for this weekend in the wake of Hurricane Joaquin and the Nor'easter, organizers are still hoping to attract an event bigger crowd.
If you're looking for a swashbucklin' good time with the entire family, consider coming in a costume to Barnegat Township's annual "Pirates Day" this Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.. A giant wooden ship will mark the spot downtown on Bay Avenue at Route 9.
Almost three years after Super storm Sandy completely destroyed the Sandy Hook Bay Marina in Highlands, construction is underway to rebuild it bigger and better than before, according to owner Jim Bollerman.
One in four people suffers from mental health related issues, and Ocean Mental Health Services is hoping to fight the stigma that comes with that at its "Race4Respect" 5k and one mile fun run next month.