Jackson School BOE

New Department Heads Named

  JACKSON – School Board members and administrative staff welcomed some new hires and promoted current employees during a recent Board of Education meeting.  ...

Jackson Woman Charged With Killing Her Husband

JACKSON – A 44-year-old township woman remains behind bars accused of shooting her husband to death during an early morning domestic dispute, authorities said. Ocean...

Free COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic At Six Flags

  JACKSON – Six Flags Great Adventure is teaming up with the Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) to hold a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic...
Multi-Agency Traffic Enforcement Detail. (Photo courtesy Jackson Township Police)

Police To Hold Annual “National Night Out” Event

  JACKSON – Come out and learn what is available in your hometown and meet your first responders!   The Jackson Township Police Department have...

Fright Fest To Return This Fall

  JACKSON – Six Flags Great Adventure announced that its iconic fall festival, Fright Fest, will return this fall with new scares.   This year,...

New Firehouse Project Moves Forward

  JACKSON – The Township Council moved forward in replacing an aged firehouse with a new building during a recent meeting.   The ordinance calls...

New Transportation Building To Improve Busing

  JACKSON – It had been discussed, researched and planned for several years but at long last the school district’s new satellite transportation facility...

Employees Recognized At Bartley Healthcare

  JACKSON – In May, Bartley Healthcare awarded several of its employees at its Annual Employee Recognition Ceremony for all their hard work, especially...

Jackson Council Addresses Lawsuit, Flooding, Inspections

  JACKSON – Township officials voted to update and amend a portion of their housing compliance code doubling the cost of a home inspection...

Food Truck And Fireworks Fest Brings Music, Smiles And Treats

  JACKSON – Members of the Plunkett family were seated under a food tent table beside a large plate of butterfly potatoes dripping with...

Former Jackson Superintendent Will Head Toms River Schools, Interim Basis

  TOMS RIVER –  A little over a year ago, Stephen Genco retired as superintendent of Jackson Township’s School District. He’ll be coming out...

Jackson Police Warn Residents About Car Burglaries

  JACKSON – Township police are urging residents to lock their vehicles after a series of car burglaries took place recently.   Patrol officers responded...

Driver Involved In 100-MPH Police Chase Arrested

  JACKSON – After initiating a pursuit and speeding over 100 miles per hour, police have now located and arrested a suspect for reckless...

Residents Vent Frustrations At Council Meeting

  JACKSON – During a Township Council meeting, residents said a website put the community in a bad light, questioned a regulation at a...
Jackson School BOE

Jackson Schools Plan For Fall Reopening

  JACKSON – With the graduation ceremonies now a memory, the school year has ended but the School Board and administrators are already looking...

Suspicious Activity Causes Hurricane Harbor To Close Briefly

  JACKSON – After possible suspicious activity with the guest lockers, Six Flags Great Adventure Hurricane Harbor was temporarily locked down today.   Both the...

Ride Reopens After Child Injured At Six Flags

  JACKSON – The Joker rollercoaster at Six Flags Great Adventure was shut down Wednesday night to be inspected after a child was injured.  ...

Ban On Cannabis Businesses Finalized

  JACKSON – One of the first orders of business during the most recent meeting of the Township Council was the passage of an...

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