Sponsorship Welcome For Mayor’s Golf Outing

  BERKELEY – Sponsorships and teams are still available for the 26th Annual Mayor’s Golf Outing held on October 1 at Cedar Creek Golf...

New COVID Mutation On The Rise

  OCEAN COUNTY - “Mu” is the most recent variant to emerge from COVID-19, and according to the World Health Organization (WHO), the mutation...

Berkeley-Lacey Relay For Life Cancelled

  BERKELEY – The increasing numbers of COVID-19 in Ocean County has caused the American Cancer Society to cancel the September 25 event, organizers...

Gift Auction Will Raise Money For Childhood Cancer

  BERKELEY – A gift auction will raise money for childhood cancer research, a cause that is surprisingly underfunded.   Cancer is the second leading...

Police: Man Had 2 Guns, Hollow Point Ammo, Ballistic Vest

  LAKEHURST – A Bayville man was arrested for possessing a handgun and more after he was pulled over for reckless driving and was...

Two Shoplifters Arrested For Stealing Over $2,500

  STAFFORD – Two men have been arrested for shoplifting after stealing from multiple stores in Stafford Township.   Around 4 p.m. on September 9,...

Lifeguards Help Each Other In Time Of Need

  BERKELEY – The weather was picture perfect for most of Labor Day weekend and beaches in the township were well patrolled with some...

Four Cars Collide In Route 9 Crash

  STAFFORD – A four car collision happened early this morning on Route 9 near Hilliard Boulevard, police said.   The crash occurred when Joseph...

Candidate Joins Council Race

  BERKELEY – An additional candidate will be running for Berkeley’s 2nd Ward.   Patrick O'Keefe’s name was omitted in a previous Berkeley Times article...

School Staffer Hopes To Unlock Children’s Creativity With Book

  TOMS RIVER – East Dover's Supervisor of Instruction JoAnn Nocera has written another book, but this time it’s a children’s book! Katherine Grace...

Fire Department Mourns Life Member

  BEACHWOOD – The Fire Department mourned long-time member Joseph V. Mockapetris who passed away recently.   He joined the department in 1973, and retired...

Flags To Fly At Half-Staff For Local Lifeguard

TRENTON - Governor Phil Murphy signed an executive order for flags to be flown at half staff on Friday for Keith Pinto, a lifeguard...

Community Mourns Fallen Lifeguard

By Chris Lundy, Alyssa Riccardi and Bob Vosseller   BERKELEY – Family, friends and those who knew Keith Pinto, 19, came out to remember him...

GoFundMe Set Up For Family Of Fallen Lifeguard

By Chris Lundy and Alyssa Riccardi   BERKELEY – An online fundraiser was started to cover funeral expenses for a lifeguard who was struck by...

Lifeguard Killed, 7 Others Hurt After Lightning Strikes Beach

BERKELEY – A lifeguard was killed and seven others were injured after lightning struck an Ocean County beach, officials said.   The incident happened at the...

Beachwood Community Day Shines Despite The Rain

  BEACHWOOD – It took more than a little rain to keep people away from Beachwood Community Day.   There was a slight drizzle for...

Cardboard Boats Triumphantly Return To Ocean Gate Beach

  OCEAN GATE – Cool breezes rippled through the warm air. Beachgoers lounged in the sand. It was the portrait of an ideal mid-August...

Berkeley Will Only Allow Medicinal Cannabis

  BERKELEY – Medicinal marijuana will be the only cannabis legally available in town.   Since talk of legalization began, Berkeley officials were some of...

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