Liam McAtasney. (File photo)

Sentencing Postponed In Sarah Stern Murder Trial

By Kimberly Bosco and Jennifer Peacock   NEPTUNE – Although the murderer’s sentencing was set to take place next...

Counterfeit Hundred Dollar Bills Lead To Arrest

  LAKEWOOD – An Asbury Park man was arrested by police and charged with trying to pass off counterfeit $100 bills.
Monmouth County Public Health Coordinator Christopher P. Merkel was recently honored for his commitment to local government with county service award. (Photo courtesy Monmouth County)

Public Health Coordinator Wins County Service Award

MONMOUTH COUNTY – Monmouth County Public Health Coordinator Christopher P. Merkel was recently honored for his commitment to local government with county service award.
Computer. (File photo)

New Jersey Man Indicted On Child Pornography, Cyberstalking Charges

BUFFALO – A Freehold man has been indicted on 29 counts related to child pornography and cyberstalking. Timothy Myers,...
The cat was taken care of by the community and was well cared for, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office. (Photo courtesy Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office)

Authorities Seek Info In Cat Attacked With Crossbow

HOWELL – Authorities need the public’s help to identify persons involved in injuring a cat with a crossbow. Howell Township...

Corrections Officer Accused Of Sex With An Inmate

  FREEHOLD – A Monmouth County corrections officer is facing five years in prison after he was caught engaging in sexual contact with a...

Man Guilty Of Shooting Police Officer

FREEHOLD – A Monmouth County jury returned a guilty verdict for an Asbury Park man charged with shooting at a city police...

Local Nonprofit Donates $1M To Heart Research

  MONMOUTH COUNTY – A local organization is making a big difference in little hearts as they hit the $1 million mark in contributions...
Kim Guadagno. (Photo courtesy FulFill)

Guadagno Joins FulFill As President & CEO

NEPTUNE — Former Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno will serve as president and CEO of Fulfill, formerly known as the FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean...

Arrest Made In Home Invasion Attack

FREEHOLD – Investigators have made an arrest of one of two suspects sought in the 2017 Holmdel home invasion robbery of...

Ex-Super Suing Town Following Defecation On School Grounds

  HOLMDEL – The former superintendent of Kenilworth Public Schools who was caught defecating on the high school track one year ago is now...

FRHSD Tries Different Approach For Referendum

FREEHOLD – After the rejection of the Freehold Regional High School District’s referendum late last year, the district plans to present voters with three...

Guilty Plea In Fatal VFW Shooting

FREEHOLD – A Neptune Township man has pleaded guilty to a charge of first degree Aggravated Manslaughter for his role in the fatal April...

Attempted Murder Charges For Monmouth Man

FREEHOLD – An Ocean Township man has been charged with Attempted Murder and weapons offenses after firing multiple shots on Easter Sunday,...

Man Faces 25 Years For Sexual Assault of Toddler

  FREEHOLD – A Bloomfield man is facing 25 years after pleading guilty to charges of sexual assault and child porn in court recently,...

Potential Measles Exposure At Local Restaurant

MONMOUTH COUNTY – A Middlesex County resident may have exposed others to measles at a Monmouth County restaurant recently, state officials announced.
Patrick S. Farrell. (Photo courtesy NJ State Attorney General's Office)

Monmouth County Man Gets 5 Years For Sharing Stolen Photos Online

TRENTON – A Monmouth County man was sentenced to five years in prison on April 18 for stealing sexually explicit photos of women...

How Will Minimum Wage Increases Affect Taxes?

  OCEAN COUNTY – Workers in New Jersey will eventually be making $15 an hour, but how will this affect municipal taxes in towns...

Life In Prison For 2013 Double Murder At The Jersey Shore

FREEHOLD – Carlos I. Menjivar, 26, of 45 North Fifth Ave. in Long Branch, was sentenced on Friday to life in prison without...

Massive Fire Hits Jersey Shore Landmark

OCEAN GROVE - A raging inferno has broken out in a popular seasonal restaurant along the Ocean Grove boardwalk.
Jason DiSanto. (Photo courtesy Facebook)

Monmouth County Man Gets 5 Years For Receiving Child Porn

TRENTON – An Ocean Township (Monmouth) man who received child pornography was sentenced to 60 months in prison. Jason DiSanto,...
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Southern Ocean County Man Dies In Monmouth County Crash

FREEHOLD – A 28-year-old Barnegat man was killed on Route 33 Business when he rear-ended a tractor trailer, authorities reported.

Mortar Found In Township Home

FREEHOLD – It’s unclear how it got there. But the bomb squad was called to take it out. A Vietnam-era...

Wawa Celebrates Anniversary with Free Coffee

If you’re a Jersey Shore native, you probably know what ‘Wawa Day’ means…free coffee! Celebrate the 55th anniversary of the local favorite with a...

Freeholders Name “Recycling Rocky” County Mascot

FREEHOLD – Some creative local students had a hand in deciding the name of the first-ever Monmouth County Recycling Mascot. The mascot has been...

Teens Arrested For Infant Death

FREEHOLD – Two teens have been arrested in connection with an infanticide in Neptune Township, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.

Ocean Township Man Gets 40 Years For 2017 Killing

FREEHOLD – Joseph Villani, 22, of Ocean Township was sentenced to 40 years in prison for his role in connection with the...

NJ State Officer Charged, Facing 10 Years In Prison

  FREEHOLD – A New Jersey State Probation Officer is facing up to 10 years in state prison for witness tampering and terroristic threats,...
Lillian Burry. (Photo courtesy Monmouth County)

Monmouth County Freeholder Nominated For Leadership Award

FREEHOLD – Monmouth County Freeholder Lillian G. Burry has been nominated for the Association of Defense Communities (ADC) 2019 John Lynch Base Redevelopment Award...

Prevent Vascular Disease With A Free PAD Screening

BROWNS MILLS – Get up, stretch your legs, and head on over to Deborah Heart and Lung Center on April 13 for a...

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