Canine Distemper Outbreak Affects Raccoons Locally

POINT PLEASANT BEACH – Officials warn residents to be aware of any unusual behavior in raccoons as an outbreak of canine distemper has affected...

Woman Facing Charges After Allegedly Buying Gas With Stolen Credit Card

LACEY – A 22-year-old Barnegat woman was arrested after stealing a purse from a vehicle and using a stolen credit card to purchase gas. Chantel...

FEATURES

To Us, She’s Just Ava

MANCHESTER – There are children and their families pouring into the courtroom of the Manchester municipal building, where the 6 p.m. council meeting will...

Annual Ocean County Columbus Day Parade Provides Flavor Of Old Italy

SEASIDE HEIGHTS – It is a tradition of the Ocean County Columbus Day Parade and Italian Festival to showcase entertainment imported from Italy. This...

SPORTS

Monmouth Wins, Still Vows To Work Harder

WEST LONG BRANCH - It was a performance that Tymere Berry, the former Toms River High School South standout now playing cornerback on the...

Little Leagues Honored

BERKELEY – Four Little League teams won top spots in their divisions and were honored by the governing body during a recent Township Council...

EVENTS

Gun Take Back Scheduled

STAFFORD – The Stafford Township Police Department will host a gun take back event 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 20 at police headquarters,...

Brick To Host Seminars For Special Ed Parents

BRICK – The Brick Township School District will hold its Special Education Parent Academy 6:30 p.m. Nov. 12 and 29 at the Professional Development...

OPINIONS & COMMENTARY

OPINION: The War Of Words Claims Us As Victims

Does it take a war to separate the men from the boys and the women from the girls? Does it take a war that...