New Howell Police Chief Talks About His Leadership Role

  HOWELL – Newly sworn-in Police Chief John Storrow is far from a stranger to his colleagues and the community. Of course,...

Local Farm Owners Want To Cultivate Cannabis

  HOWELL TOWNSHIP – No doubt that weed control poses its share of challenges when it comes to cultivating plants. For the...

Uncle And Nephew Plead Guilty To 2019 Murder

  HOWELL – An uncle and his nephew have admitted to killing a man in 2019 in Howell Township, authorities said.

Has Jersey Shore Tourism Returned To Its Pre-Pandemic Status?

  JERSEY SHORE – With countless sunny days that offered the perfect beach day, the Jersey Shore had quite a successful summer...

Warehouse Project Not Yet Heard By Town

  HOWELL – Two months of cancelled planning board hearings continues to put a number of proposed projects on hold. Among them...

Man Charged With Murder In Ocean County Shooting

TOMS RIVER – A Monmouth County man has been charged with murder after shooting a man and injuring two others at a...

Howell District Expanding Preschool Program

  HOWELL – The Howell Township School District has announced they have been awarded the Preschool Education Aid (PEA) grant which will...

Howell Man Sentenced To Prison For Running Illegal Gambling Business

  HOWELL – A Township man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for running an illegal gambling business and filing...

Town Manager Removed For Exceeding Paid Time Off

  HOWELL – The Mayor and Township Council unanimously passed a resolution at a special meeting late last month, authorizing the removal...

Planning Board Sued After Denying Development

  HOWELL – A lawsuit filed on behalf of the developer of primarily wooded land located at Michele Boulevard and Ramtown-Greenville Road...

Police Lieutenant Took Info From Crime Database

  FREEHOLD – An officer with 27 years on the force admitted to illegally getting personal information from a database to give...

Beagles Saved From Experimentation

  MONMOUTH COUNTY – The Monmouth County SPCA has taken in five beagles who were rescued from a mass-breeding facility due to...

Swimmer Drowns At Ortley Beach

  TOMS RIVER – A Monmouth County man drowned off the coast of Ortley Beach on Wednesday, police said.

Girl Scouts Of The Jersey Shore Announce Heather Coburn As CEO

JERSEY SHORE - Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore announces former interim CEO Heather Coburn as the newly appointed Chief Executive Officer...

Man Indicted For Murdering Ex-Girlfriend

  ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – A man has received a two-count indictment for killing his former girlfriend in the back seat of a...

Howell Remembers Local Victims Of September 11 Attacks

  HOWELL – Dozens of community members gathered for a solemn remembrance, marking the 21st anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks.

Purple Flags Honor Overdose Awareness Day

HOWELL – In honor of International Overdose Awareness Day on August 31, purple flags decorated the lawns of many municipalities, including Howell...

Apartment Expansion Brings Questions

  HOWELL - The Zoning Board heard initial testimony for proposed expansion of the existing apartment complex at North American Drive, but...