Man Indicted For Soliciting Sexual Images Of Teen, Sending To Her...

  KEANSBURG – Authorities said a man convinced a teenaged girl to send him illicit photos and videos and then sent those images to...

Residents Reel In A Fun Time At Annual Fishing Derby

  HOWELL – Several kids came out to Echo Lake to enjoy their love for fishing at this year’s Baxter’s Fishing Derby.   This is...

Prosecutor Announces New Programs For LGBTQ+ Community

  MONMOUTH COUNTY – Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey has announced two brand new initiatives to the office that will enhance the relations...

Retirement Box Continues To Collect Flags One Year Later

  HOWELL – One year ago, a local Boy Scout created a project providing an accessible way to dispose of old flags. Today the...

Man Charged With Lewdness, Drugs, And Child Porn

  FREEHOLD – Police want to know if any other residents have witnessed any illegal acts performed by a West Long Branch man who...

Two New Warehouses Proposed For Howell Rd.

  HOWELL – An application for two warehouses proposed for construction on Howell Road was presented to the Howell Planning Board.   The testimony was...

Man Sentenced To 100 Months For Dealing Fentanyl

NEPTUNE – A man keeping 39 bricks of heroin and fentanyl in a safe in his home was sentenced to 100 months in prison,...

Two Indicted In Six-Figure Scam

MONMOUTH COUNTY – Two men have been charged with scamming eight people with a fake trip, officials said.    John Donadio, 56, of Belmar and Michael...

Town Could Be Sued For Denying 100 Homes

  HOWELL – After the recent rejection of a developer’s 100 age-restricted housing units, the Township Council might be facing litigation as a result.  ...

Ocean County Officials Concerned Over Closing Of Bank Locations

  OCEAN COUNTY – Local officials said they are worried that the transition to online banking is going to hurt the senior population, as...

Police Officer Charged For Sexually Assaulting Unconscious Woman

  MONMOUTH COUNTY – A Keansburg police officer has been arrested and charged after sexually assaulting an unconscious woman earlier this year, officials said.  ...

Two $50K Winning Lottery Tickets Sold In Monmouth County

  MONMOUTH COUNTY – Out of five winning Powerball tickets drawn on October 2, two were sold in Monmouth County.   The two Monmouth County...

Cops: Local Man Had Over 1,000 Files Of Child Porn

  FREEHOLD – A Keansburg man was indicted for having more than 1,000 files of child sexual abuse material stored on his electronic devices.  ...

Man Sentenced To Prison For Having Child Sexual Abuse Materials

  HOWELL – A Howell Township man has been sentenced to prison after possessing child sexual abuse materials on two separate occasions since 2017,...

Residents Comment On Cannabis Businesses At Special Meeting

  HOWELL – Residents recently voiced their concerns and support about the possibility of having cannabis businesses in Howell and where they should be...

Howell Town Council Bans Short-Term Home Rentals

  HOWELL – Howell homeowners will no longer be able to rent out their home and its amenities for small periods of time.   At...

County Teams With Earle Weapons Station Against Wildfires

  MONMOUTH COUNTY – Monmouth County announced that they have signed a shared services agreement with the Naval Weapons Station Earle (NWS Earle), becoming...

Man Indicted In Million-Dollar Scam

  FREEHOLD – A Freehold man has been indicted for scamming victims and stealing about $1 million through fraudulent stock purchases and promissory notes,...

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