Jackson Bust Yields 52 Pounds of Pot
An Idaho man is facing multiple charges after he was arrested with 52 lbs. of marijuana on Thanksgiving Day.
Toms River Man Hit by Car on Route 37
A Toms River man was seriously injured when he was hit by a car on Route 37 Friday night. Police say Shaun Nichols, 37, was crossing Route 37 near Douglas Street at 9:45pm when he was struck by an eastbound vehicle in the right lane. He was transported to Jersey Shore Medical Center with serious injuries...
Woman Shot at Neptune VFW
A Neptune woman was shot during what police are calling a large fight at the township's Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) hall early Saturday morning. Police responded to the Corlies Avenue facility at 12:28am following a 911 report. It's not yet clear how many people were involved in the fight or how many shots were fired...
Anti-Drug Lecturer Arrested for Sexting Juvenile
An Asbury Park man who gave an anti-drug lecture at an Ocean County High School has been arrested for allegedly sending nude pictures to an underage female student. Police searched the residence belonging to William Egan, 27, after the student reported the images to authorities in Beachwood...
Berkeley Councilwoman to Host Veterans’ TV Special
All this month, Townsquare Media's community outreach arm, Townsquare Cares, is celebrating Veterans' Day by honoring our military members and their families. Today, a look ahead at a special TV program coming up on Cablevision Channel 21. Berkeley Township Councilwoman Judy Noonan will host a special program on Cablevision Channel 21 this month - a presentation about veterans, for veterans... Rea
Grant Will Fund New Homes in Berkeley Township
Berkeley Township officials have presented a $200,000 grant to Northern Ocean Habitat for Humanity (NOHFH) to help build affordable housing in the Manitou Park area. NOHFH President Dave Applegate says they had no idea the money was coming, but it will definitely be appreciated...
Manchester Crash Sends Man to Hospital
One man was seriously injured when the car he was riding in collided with the concrete median on Route 37 in Manchester late Saturday night. Police say the car was traveling westbound on Route 37 near Colonial Drive when it struck the center divider and shot into the eastbound lanes before landing on its top...
Clock Is Ticking for FEMA Flood Claim Reviews
As we told you last month, time is running out to request a review of your Sandy-related National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) claim. Homeowners must opt-in with FEMA by September 15, 2015. Ocean County Long Term Recovery Group (OCLTRG) Director Sue Marticek says you don't have to have everything ready by then, but you do have to make the call...
Fair Tax Supporters Keep Momentum Going
It's been a little more than a month since New Jersey Congressman Scott Garrett became the first Representative in the Northeast to co-sponsor the Fair Tax bill, and local supporters are keeping that momentum going.
Ocean County Woman Crowned Ms. NJ Senior America
The Ms. New Jersey Senior America title is back in Ocean County for the first time since 2009.
Teen Drowns in Manchester Lake
A teenager is dead after apparently drowning in a Manchester Township lake Tuesday afternoon.
Toms River Parkway Plans Presented
Representatives from Ocean County, the New Jersey Department of Transportation, and the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA) held an information session Tuesday night about a proposal to add another exit to the Garden State Parkway in Toms River.