Jackson Youth Enjoys SWAT Duty For A Day

  JACKSON – For one day, a township youngster whose dream is to be a police officer, got his wish.   Shannon Kulesa said her...

Development Issues Come Up During Jackson Meeting

  JACKSON – Land use issues continue to be a concern of residents who are seeing the township develop. The Township Council discussed no-knock...

Jackson Police Department Recognizes Retiring Officers

  JACKSON –Members of the Jackson Police Department congratulated Lt. Chris Parise #186 and Detective Sgt. Mitch Cowit #183 on their retirements from the...

Two Ocean County Residents Arrested For Selling Drugs

  JACKSON – Two residents have been arrested and charged for drugs after police found heroin, cocaine and more inside their home.   Detectives from...

Bus Issues Loom During Jackson Board Reorganization

  JACKSON – New board members were sworn in but familiar problems were voiced as pandemic conditions and bus transportation issues dominated this year’s...
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Police Seek Help Identifying Stabbing Suspects

  JACKSON – The Jackson Township Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in search of two suspects involved in a stabbing.   Officers...

Jackson Mayor Rings In New Year

  JACKSON – Familiar faces and strong words were part of the township’s 178th annual reorganization meeting which was its 16th under its current...

Changes Cause Argument Among Ocean County Leaders

  OCEAN COUNTY – A new year, a new commissioner and some new committee assignments were all part of the annual reorganization meeting of...

Car Vs. House Crash In Toms River Leaves Driver Injured

TOMS RIVER - Township police are investigating how a car ended up crashing into a house, ultimately sending the unlicensed driver to a shore...

Ocean County Man Arrested For Stealing $47K Of Construction Material

  BRICK – A Jackson man has been arrested and charged with theft after stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of property from a local...

Jackson Residents Want Commercial Land Rezoned To Residential

  JACKSON – Local residents want commercial property near them to be rezoned as residential since a warehouse and offices are proposed for the...

Jackson Clerk’s Office Sees Change In Leadership

  JACKSON – The new year began with a familiar face absent from the dais as the township’s clerk, Janice Kisty, retired at the...

Jackson Officials Make Plans For 2022

  JACKSON – Park improvements, turf fields, and solar panels were among the projects planned for 2022.   Township Business Administrator Terence Wall said there...

Snow Blankets The Jersey Shore

  JERSEY SHORE – Meteorologists said that the snow accumulation should slow to a stop this morning as the snowstorm moves out of our...

Jackson Police Department Announces Use Of Body Worn Cameras

  JACKSON – The Jackson Police Department is happy to announce that they have instituted a new body worn camera program to be used...

2021 Saw Jackson Returning To Normal

  JACKSON – Issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic carried over to 2021 but many familiar public events returned to live activities. During the...

Truck Collides Into Car, Shutting Down Route 37

  MANCHESTER – A major crash that shut down Route 37 yesterday is still under investigation, police said.   Officers from the Manchester Township Police...

Jackson Council Praises Volunteers

  JACKSON – Township officials highlighted several volunteer groups in town at a recent meeting.   Council Vice President Martin Flemming pointed out Ordinance 20-21...

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