Gas Leak Forces Office Evacuation

HOWELL – A reported gas leak early Monday morning forced an evacuation of one office. Guests reported smelling natural gas to 911 around 8:30 a.m....

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...

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...