Remembering The Officers We Have Lost

  LAKEWOOD – Some people know their calling from an early age. Robert Tobias was one of those people.  ...
Steven Romano. (Photo courtesy Ocean County Prosecutor's Office)

Ocean County Contractor Arrested In Florida

PALM BEACH, FLA. – An Ocean County contractor wanted on an outstanding warrant was apprehended in Palm Beach, Florida May 17.

Health Department’s Tips For A Mosquito-Free Summer

OCEAN COUNTY – While you’re spending more time outdoors this summer, the Ocean County Health Department is reminding everyone to be wary of the...
(Illustration courtesy StigmaHurts)

Erasing The Stigma Attached To Mental Illness

STAFFORD – Stafford Township Council members recently passed a resolution proclaiming Stafford Township as a Stigma-Free Zone in support of mental health awareness.

What’s The New Direction For Ocean County’s GOP?

  TOMS RIVER – With division in the ranks, and Democrats winning more elections than normal, the new leader of the county Republicans said...

Prosecutor’s Program Condemns Hate, Preaches “Love Thy Neighbor”

  OCEAN COUNTY – Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced a new campaign for 2019 that preaches love, tolerance, and kindness. The “Love...

Man Arrested For Lewd Acts In A Park

  LAKEHURST – Police arrested a local man for allegedly touching himself inappropriately at a park when a child was present.

Parkway Reopened After Shut Down Near Exit 109

  MIDDLETOWN – The Garden State Parkway has been reopened near Exit 109, where it was shut down due to downed power lines earlier...

Five Ocean County Residents Arrested In Seaside Drug Bust

  SEASIDE HEIGHTS – Five Ocean County residents were arrested on drug charges following a search at a residence in Seaside Heights last week...

Hallelujah: Ocean County Road Construction Just About Done

TOMS RIVER – A week before the Jersey Shore’s official start to summer, a major intersection and stretch of state highway that carries...

Ocean County Man Charged In Drug Overdose Death

TOMS RIVER – A Lacey man has been charged in the overdose death of a Berkeley Township resident, Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley...

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.

Ocean County Has New Royalty

TOMS RIVER – Long live Queen Agatha and Queen Ursula.   Those are the two queens of honeybee hives that...

Attention All Active, Retired Military And Wounded Warriors

  May is Military Appreciation Month and Crossroads Realty is proud to announce that we participate in US Military on the Move, a program...

Jersey Shore Man Falls From Second Floor Balcony

SEASIDE HEIGHTS - He’s lucky to be alive. Police continue to probe how a 61-year-old man fell from a second story balcony...

Ocean County Salutes Fallen Officers At May 17 Ceremony

LAKEWOOD – Ocean County’s annual Law Enforcement Memorial Day Service is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. May 17 at the Ocean County Police Academy, Ocean...

Officials Begin Water Testing At County Beaches

TOMS RIVER – Officials from the Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) are gearing up once again to perform water testing at the county's public...
Baby. (File photo)

Health Dept. Recognized For Breastfeeding Services Program

TOMS RIVER – The Ocean County Health Department Women Infants and Children Program (WIC) was recently recognized for excellence in lactation care by The...

New “Brewhouse” Restaurant To Open This Summer

TOMS RIVER – The new pad restaurant that has been under construction - BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse – will be...

Former Ocean County Chiropractor Gets 15 Years In Prison

  BEACHWOOD – A Beachwood man and former Ocean County chiropractor was sentenced to 15 years on money laundering charges, Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley...

Phone Scams On The Rise Again

  TOMS RIVER — Have you received a call from someone claiming to be from the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department recently? The Ocean County...

Ocean County Man Arrested For Not Registering As Sex Offender

  SEASIDE HEIGHTS – A Seaside Heights man was arrested recently for failing to register as a sex offender after moving, announced Ocean County...
Cotton swabs. (File photo)

Ocean County Woman To Be Sentenced In Medicare Fraud Scheme

TRENTON – An Ocean County woman will be sentenced Monday for her role in defrauding Medicare of more than $430,000.

Former Ocean County Man Indicted On Child Porn Charges

  TRENTON – A former New Egypt resident was indicted today on child pornography charges for sexually abusing two minors abroad, recording it, and...

Former Shore Area Chiropractor Sentenced To Prison For Tax Evasion

TRENTON – A former Lakewood chiropractor was sentenced to five years in prison for tax evasion totaling over half a...

LA Fitness, Homesense To Open In Ocean County

  TOMS RIVER – Two new businesses were announced to be part of the Ocean County Mall redevelopment: LA Fitness and Homesense.
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...

Parkway Detours Possible From Water Project

  TOMS RIVER – A $1.5 million project will replace water mains for Suez Water customers but may impact drivers on or near the...

Ocean County Man Tried To Lure Teen For Sex

NEW JERSEY - An Ocean County man remains jailed after allegedly trying to arrange a sexual encounter with a minor he was...

Cop Admits To Stealing Donated ATV

  HARVEY CEDARS – A police sergeant admitted to taking an all-terrain vehicle that had been donated to the police department.

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