Ocean County Man Charged In Drug Overdose Death

TOMS RIVER – A Lacey man has been charged in the overdose death of a Berkeley Township resident, Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley...
Meet the newest additions to Squad 38 Jessica Lependorf and Maddy Brown, both former Miss Stafford Township winners. (Photo courtesy Stafford EMS)

Stafford EMS Welcomes Two New, Community-Oriented Recruits

STAFFORD – Stafford Township EMS Squad 38 recently welcomed two new members to its ranks. Meet the newest additions to Squad 38 Jessica Lependorf...
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OCVTS Hosts All-Day Music Fest June 1

LITTLE EGG HARBOR – Join the Ocean County Foundation for Vocational Technical Education for an all-day festival of music, food and fun! Music on...
Ocean County officials cut the ribbon on the newly renovated Ocean County Southern Service Center, located at 179 South Main Street in Stafford. (Photo by Kimberly Bosco)

County Serves Seniors Better With Renovated Service Center

STAFFORD – The newly renovated Ocean County Southern Service Center saw a packed house for the official ribbon cutting of the center’s Senior Nutrition...
John and Morgan perform high energy, grand illusion shows for amusement parks, corporate events, live theatre, television and marketing events.

It’s A Magical Night To Save Lives!

STAFFORD – Grab the family and head out for a magical Night of Illusions on June 1! The Maximilian Foundation has partnered with Pennsylvania’s...

Barnegat Establishes Safe Exchange Zone

  BARNEGAT – Found yourself a great deal on the internet? Don’t want to be a victim of online cheats or predators? Use the...

Two Dogs Die In House Fire

STAFFORD – Two dogs died after a fire broke out in an Ocean Acres home over the weekend, police said.

Woman In Critical Condition After Three-Car Collision

MANCHESTER – A Manchester woman is in critical condition after a three car collision that occurred at the intersection of...
Southern Ocean Chamber along with members Suasion Communications Group and Six Flags Great Adventure is recognized in Trenton for excellence. (Photo courtesy Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce)

Local Chamber Of Commerce Wins State Tourism Award

TRENTON – The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce received the 2019 New Jersey Tourism President’s Award for its Downtown Driven Water Ferry project....
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Unlicensed Driver Gets Motorcycle Impounded

LACEY – An investigation into a suspicious vehicle resulted in the impound of an unlicensed motorcycle over the weekend. On...
Lacey Police

Online Sale Turns Out To Be Fraud

LACEY – A Lacey resident reported an incident of fraud to the police when he became suspicious of an online merchandise exchange.

Local Radio DJ Makes a Dream Come True

  BARNEGAT – Ray Ricci, the host of the Unforgettable Doowop Show on WBNJ 91.9 FM, receives many letters and phone calls from fans...

Police Identify Fatal Crash Victim

  LACEY – Police have identified the individuals involved in a fatal collision that occurred on Route 539 on May 7.

Car Burglary Suspect Captured

BARNEGAT - After eluding police for almost two months, authorities say an alleged serial car burglar is behind bars.

Meet Stafford’s New Administrator

  STAFFORD – Stafford Township has seen a lot of new since the start of 2019: new mayor, new council, and now a new...

One Dead, Another Hurt In Two-Car Crash In Ocean County

  LACEY – A 78-year old woman was victim to a fatal two-car collision this morning on Route 539 in Lacey Township.

Lighthouse International Film Fest Kicks Off 11th Season

  LONG BEACH ISLAND – Locals and film experts alike celebrated the return of the Jersey Shore’s favorite film fest with a kick-off party...
Ashley Stanfield and her attorney Robert Fuggi faced room of reporters Friday afternoon. (Photo by Jennifer Peacock)

Rape Accuser Reveals Identity

TOMS RIVER – Her name is Ashley Stanfield. She sat with her attorney, Robert R. Fuggi Jr., in a conference room at his...

Police Search For Car Burglary Suspect

STAFFORD - A series of car burglaries in the Southern Ocean County area, with one that occurred early this morning, have police...

Junior Police Academy Returns This Summer

  BARNEGAT – Is your child interested in becoming a police officer? The Barnegat Township Police Department has the perfect opportunity.

Cop Admits To Stealing Donated ATV

  HARVEY CEDARS – A police sergeant admitted to taking an all-terrain vehicle that had been donated to the police department.

Shore Resident Victim Of Wire Transfer Fraud

  LACEY – Police are investigating how a Lacey Township resident lost $34,500 in a fraudulent wire transfer incident.  ...

Six Months Later: Bu Quach Still Missing

STAFFORD – Today marks six months since Bu Quach went missing. Quach has not been seen since November 2, 2018 when he...

How Dangerous Is Southern Ocean’s Lighthouse Drive?

  STAFFORD – Rob Mihalenko doesn’t let his daughter play outside on the front lawn of their home anymore. Even though he wants to,...
Ocean Township Police. (Photo courtesy Ocean Township Police)

Somerset County Man Charged In DWI On Rt. 9

OCEAN – A Somerset County man was arrested for drunk driving April 27. Kumar Cidambi, 55, of Bound Brook, was...

Beach Badges On Sale

LACEY - Lacey Township Beach Badges for the summer of 2019 will be available for purchase beginning on Wednesday, May 1 at...

Lawsuit Filed Against School District In Ongoing Gun Controversy

LACEY – It’s been more than a year since hundreds of parents showed up to a Lacey Township Board of Education meeting, armed...

Ocean County School Bus Crash, Students Injured, Driver Charged

TOMS RIVER - A school bus accident on Monday morning is now under probe by police after several students suffered minor injuries....
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‘Tsunami Warning’ Turns Out False Alarm

  HARVEY CEDARS — Fear not, Harvey Cedars will not be seeing a tsunami anytime soon.   Harvey Cedars Police...

Ocean County Officials Seek Input From Seniors

  STAFFORD – Ocean County officials will be holding a public hearing to gather input from the public on how best to address the...

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