Police: Don’t Feed the Geese

  LAKEHURST – While it might be fun to share your bread crumbs with the geese, Lakehurst Police are reminding everyone to refrain from...

Whiting School Unveils Outdoor Classroom

  MANCHESTER – Whiting Elementary School unveiled its new outdoor classroom - the first of its kind in the Manchester Township School District -...

Whiting Man In Critical Condition After Friday Morning Crash

WHITING – A Whiting man was extricated and airlifted to a local hospital after suffering injuries in a two-car crash Friday morning.
(Photo courtesy Denise O'Brien)

Local Troop Donates Cookies To JBJ Soul Kitchen

TOMS RIVER - Back in April, a local Girl Scout Troop donated boxes of Girl Scout cookies to JBJ Soul Kitchen.
An accident shut down Route 530 at Lacey Road in Whiting Friday morning. (Photo by Donna Harris)

Accident Shuts Down County Road

MANCHESTER - Motorists should find an alternate route for the next several hours, as a motor vehicle accident has shut down Lacey...
Maryanne Capasso was appointed municipal clerk at the most recent Lakehurst Borough Council meeting. (Photo by Jennifer Peacock)

New Municipal Clerk Named

LAKEHURST – Eight weeks. That’s the time that passed between Maryanne Capasso taking the Registered Municipal Clerk exam and finding out the results over...
Manchester officers responded to the area of Manchester Boulevard and Route 70 for a report of a multi-vehicle crash. (Photo courtesy Manchester Township Police)

Crash Shuts Down Roadway, Drivers Trapped In Vehicles

MANCHESTER – A Toms River woman is in serious condition after a two-car crash that left both drivers trapped in their vehicles yesterday, closing...

Lakehurst Road Closure

LAKEHURST – Motorists should plan an alternate route if traveling through Lakehurst. Lakehurst Police announced that there will be a...
Rory Dunckley stands at a road sign that will soon read “Hawk’s Way.” (Photo courtesy Rory Dunckley)

Scout Bringing Lasting Pride To District

MANCHESTER - Rory Dunckley wants to bring more pride to Manchester Township High School. The soon-to-be high school senior and...

Micromedia/Jersey Shore Online: Hiring FT ADVERTISING ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Micromedia Publications, Inc./Jersey Shore Online has an immediate opening for a talented, highly motivated professional to join our sales team.

Ocean County Bank Robber Linked To Another Incident

  MANCHESTER – The man recently charged with the robberies of Kearny Bank in Lacey and the Bank of America in Toms River has...

Route 70 Overnight Closure Planned

MANCHESTER – The State Department of Transportation announced that a portion of Route 70 will be closed in both directions between 7...

New Whiting Fire Truck Starts Service

MANCHESTER – Before the storms rolled in that brought nickel-sized hail to Ocean County, Whiting Volunteer Fire Company No. 1 Chief Rodney...
Stafford Township Police Department came in first place. (Photo courtesy Manchester Township Police Department)

First Responders Fitness Challenge Raises Money For Local Charities

MANCHESTER – The First Responders Fitness Challenge, held by the Manchester Township Police Department, raised more than $3,500 for local charities June 5. Fire, military...
Robert Hudak, with his son Michael holding the family Bible, was sworn in as councilman by clerk Marie Key on May 28. (Photo by Jennifer Peacock)

Council Welcomes New Member

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Township Council appointed a replacement for Charles Frattini Sr., who resigned at the end of April. Robert Hudak, 42, a resident...
Light bulb. (File photo)

Town Urges Caution When Signing Electrical Deals

MANCHESTER – Residents should exercise caution signing individual contracts with third-party energy providers, township officials warned. As Manchester’s energy aggregation contract...

Lakehurst Adopts 2019 Budget

  LAKEHURST – The Lakehurst Borough Council recently adopted its $4.2 million budget.   The average Lakehurst residents, whose home is...
Zachary Lockwood. (Photo courtesy Ocean County Jail)

Vehicle Stop Leads To $2,200 Drug Bust

MANCHESTER – A vehicle stop on May 22 lead to two drugs arrests near Patricia Court. Zachary Lockwood, 20, of...
Earl Granville is a “Combat Wounded Leg Amputee who brings awareness and ideas to the public about the adversity struggles in society from his personal experiences,” according to his social media. (Photo by Jennifer Peacock)

Manchester High School Honors Its Fallen

MANCHESTER – Manchester Township High School held its inaugural Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony. “We’re going to be honoring our...

Area Under Severe Thunderstorm Warning, Tornado Watch

OCEAN COUNTY - Much of Ocean County is under a severe thunderstorm warning Wednesday evening. The warning, which includes...

Working Through Multiple Sclerosis, Like Millions With MS Worldwide

MANCHESTER – She was having dinner with a friend when the tingling started, up and down her left arm. She thought she was...

Water Restrictions In Place For Manchester Township

MANCHESTER - While residents of Manchester Township were enjoying the long holiday weekend, the local government put out a warning regarding water...

The Red Cross Offers Safety Tips For Memorial Day Observances

PRINCETON – Memorial Day marks the official start of the summer season on the Jersey Shore. Though the weekend marks the somber remembrance of...
Senior Ryan Szanger was asked which art piece of his on display was his favorite. This ceramic mask was one of his top three picks. (Photo by Jennifer Peacock)

The Artists Are On Display At District Arts Festival

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Township Education Association sponsored the Manchester Township Youth Arts Festival at the high school May 16. The show...

Higher Ratables Mean Lower Town Taxes

MANCHESTER – What’s your favorite Starbucks drink? The cost of one is what you’ll probably save in municipal taxes this year.
Light bulb. (File photo)

As Energy Aggregation Contract Ends, Residents Urged To Shop Wisely

MANCHESTER – Residents should exercise caution signing individual contracts with third-party energy providers, township officials warned. As Manchester’s energy aggregation contract with...

Preemptive Marijuana Bans Have A Cost

  MANCHESTER – Municipalities across the state have preemptively banned the sale of recreational marijuana within their borders before state officials have even agreed on...

Broken Traffic Signal Causes Major Delays Tuesday

MANCHESTER - Police are asking motorists to avoid Route 539 and Route 70 in Whiting for the next several hours.

Three Men Arrested On Drug Charges

MANCHESTER – Three Trenton residents were arrested on drug charges after a motor vehicle stop May 10. Driver Devonte Laws, 18,...

$256K Grand Prize Lotto Ticket Sold In Ocean County

MANCHESTER – Ocean County residents might want to check those lottery tickets! A Jersey Cash 5 ticket worth over a quarter of...

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