Two High School Marching Bands Combine Talent On The Field

  JACKSON – Members of the Jackson Memorial and Liberty High School Marching Bands came together to combine their talent for a...

Six Flags Announces Holiday in the Park Drive-Thru Experience

  JACKSON – For the first time, Six Flags Great Adventure will be offering a drive-thru experience of its winter spectacular, Holiday...

Sex Assault Suspect Arrested

  JACKSON – Police say they have arrested a man who allegedly threatened a woman with a weapon to get her to...

Voters Choose Open Space, Incumbents In Election

  JACKSON – As the township faced a mostly mail-in election due to the coronavirus pandemic, voters chose candidates for council, school...

Drunk Driver Pleads Guilty To Death By Auto

  JACKSON – A rear-end collision became a charge for death by auto for a man already accused of driving drunk.

Hours Increased At OCC COVID-19 Drive Thru Testing Site

  TOMS RIVER – With COVID-19 seeming to increase swiftly throughout the state, Ocean County will be extending the hours of testing...

One Jackson School Temporarily Goes Fully Remote

  JACKSON – Switlik Elementary School parents were informed that the school will be fully remote on Thursday, November 19 and Friday,...
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Investigation Leads To Gun, Drug Arrests

  JACKSON – After receiving allegations of drug activity at a Bryant Drive home, the township police Special Enforcement Unit pulled over...
Jackson School BOE

Superintendent Outlines District’s Goals

  JACKSON – After a week of going full remote due to positive cases of the coronavirus, Jackson Liberty High School has...

Officials Await Word From Altice/Optimum Regarding Complaint

  JACKSON – Township officials are awaiting word from Altice, the parent company of Optimum in response to a complaint the township...

Two Car Crash Under Probe In Jackson

JACKSON – Police responded around 1:15 p.m. November 14 to the area of South Hope Chapel Road in the intersection of Whitesville...

Jackson To Add New Dog Park

  JACKSON – Township Council Vice President Andrew Kern recently announced that Jackson dog owners would soon have a second facility where...

Winter Spectacular Returns For The Holidays At Six Flags

  JACKSON - It may still be autumn but the holidays are coming and so is Six Flags Great Adventure’s spectacular winter...

Caution Urged As COVID-19 Numbers Increase

  OCEAN COUNTY – Positive COVID-19 tests have come in at a higher rate recently, causing medical professionals to urge caution. However,...

Suspected Murderer Arrested And Charged For Drugs

  JACKSON – After receiving key information, police arrested a suspect who is wanted for a murder charge out of Philadelphia.
Jackson School BOE

Schools Look At Diversity And Equality Issues

  JACKSON – During her latest report, School Superintendent Nicole Pormilli said the school district and its students would be giving more...

Local Man Recognized With Caregiver Award

  JACKSON – Many people use the expression, “this situation is a big headache” or “oh what a headache this is” but...

Jackson Police Seek Help Identifying Thieves

  JACKSON – Township police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects involved in recent thefts.   Officers...

Marijuana Referendum Passes In Jersey

NEW JERSEY - The question on the ballot was “Do you approve amending the Constitution to legalize a controlled form of marijuana...

Ocean County Health Officials: Continue COVID-19 Precautions

  OCEAN COUNTY – Although a possible pending vaccine may be on its way for COVID-19, the Ocean County Health Department is...

Trump Supporters May Be Charged For Blocking Parkway

  NEW JERSEY – State law enforcement representatives are seeking to identify and charge drivers who participated in Sunday’s Trump support caravan...

Ballots, Books And Drop Boxes: Please Keep Them Straight

  MANCHESTER – To say this year’s election has been confusing, emotional and unique would be a bit of an understatement.

Council Sells First Aid Squad Four Ambulances For A Dollar

  JACKSON – A dollar is a bargain for an emergency vehicle and the Jackson Township First Aid Squad purchased four ambulances...

Trump Supporters Hold Rallies, Slow Traffic As Election Day Looms

  NEW JERSEY – With just a few days to go before the November 3 general election, supporters of President Donald J....

Prosecutor: 29 Arrested In Shore Area Gang Bust

  JERSEY SHORE – After an eight month investigation, 29 people from Monmouth and Ocean counties face charges for racketeering, conspiracy, attempted murder,...

Voters Give Voice To This Year’s Unique Election Process

TOMS RIVER – Recently, the township’s branch of the Ocean County Library saw a continuing cycle of voters going inside, picking up...

Jackson Police Officers Promoted

  JACKSON – Police Chief Matthew Kunz thanked the governing body once again for allowing a promotion ceremony of four of his...

Superstorm Sandy’s Impact Not Over Yet For Many

OCEAN COUNTY – It has been eight years since Superstorm Sandy caused many to endure the pain of being displaced, losing a...

Replacement Ballots Available In Ocean County

  TOMS RIVER – Election personnel will be available during extended office hours for people looking to get a replacement vote by...

Jackson Council Files Complaint With BPU Against Optimum

  JACKSON – Many township residents are not happy with what they receive from Optimum for their Wifi and cable service.

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