Summer Suffered Under COVID-19

  OCEAN COUNTY – Summer tourism depends on an active business community. It is hard to have an active business community in...

Shore Store Sold Lottery Winner

  TOMS RIVER – A shore resident – or perhaps a shore visitor – is a lucky jackpot winner…however, they will have...

Local Fire Company Extinguish Early Morning Fire

  ISLAND HEIGHTS – In the early hours of the morning, a detached garage was found engulfed in smoke and flames.

Toms River Vest-A-Cop Returns

  TOMS RIVER – The 30th anniversary of the Vest-A-Cop fundraiser will be another evening of family fun.  ...

Toms River Police Warn Public Of Phone Scam Using Their Name

TOMS RIVER –   If you receive a phone call from someone identifying themselves as a member of the township police department, think...

How To Have A Safe “Locals Summer”

OCEAN COUNTY – Some call it “Locals Summer” but everyone is invited! Several beaches in the county have chosen to extend their...

Bird Rehabilitator Shares Some Tales

  TOMS RIVER - For 38 years, Donald Bonica, 72, has been rehabilitating injured birds at his Toms River Avian Care facility,...

Former Ice Hockey Captain Mourned

  TOMS RIVER - On social media, hockey families were posting pictures of their hockey sticks in front of their home with...

Drug Arrests Span Three Towns

  BRICK – An investigation into drug dealing led to search warrants served in Brick, Toms River and Lakewood, which resulted in...

Man Seriously Injured In Car Vs. Motorcycle Crash

BRICK - A Toms River resident remains hospitalized following a serious accident which closed a major stretch of road for several hours...

Boat Parade Sets Course To Support Vets, Police And Trump

  NEW JERSEY – Some red and white was added to all that blue water in the Barnegat Bay during Labor Day...

Now Hiring: Micromedia Seeking F/T Graphic Designer

Micromedia Publications, the publisher of seven weekly newspapers in Ocean/Monmouth and the hyperlocal website Jersey Shore Online, is seeking an innovative &...

Ocean County Remembers 9/11 – 19 Years Later

Led by Ocean County Freeholder Director Joseph H. Vicari, Ocean County’s annual Day of Remembrance Ceremony marked the 19th anniversary of the...

Researchers Test Pollution Along The Barnegat Bay

  OCEAN COUNTY - Each year the local environmental group Save Barnegat Bay, which was founded to restore and protect Barnegat Bay...

Ocean County Teen Sentenced In Fatal Hit And Run

  TOMS RIVER – A township teen who struck and killed a utility worker in Metuchen earlier this year during hit-and-run incident...

September 11 Ceremony To Be Held At Fire Station

  TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Fire Company #1’s annual remembrance ceremony will be held at 9:30 a.m. on September 11...

Police Surveillance Uncovers Criminal Activity

  TOMS RIVER – A police department surveillance operation culminated in several drug arrests earlier this month.

Toms River Police Respond To Multiple Accidents

  TOMS RIVER – Township police responded to numerous vehicle accidents in recent days.   Officers were dispatched to...

September 11 Ceremonies Will Be Different This Year

  OCEAN COUNTY - While the coronavirus has made it difficult to have gatherings of a certain size, veterans are encouraging people...

Toms River Man Charged With Fleeing Fatal Parkway Crash

TOMS RIVER – A man was charged with vehicular homicide in running down a man on the side of the road who...

USGS Reports 3.1 Magnitude Earthquake in New Jersey

NEW JERSEY - As if 2020 couldn't get any weirder. The United States Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake struck the...

Lottery Ticket Sold At Jersey Shore Worth $1.7M

TOMS RIVER – A lottery ticket sold in Toms River is about to make someone $1.7M richer.   The...

Freeholders Remind Residents: Labor Day Is Not The End Of Summer

    OCEAN COUNTY – The summer isn’t technically over and neither is the tourism season. Even after Labor Day weekend.

New Hours Set For COVID-19 Drive Thru Testing At OCC

   TOMS RIVER – The County’s COVID-19 drive thru test site at Ocean County College, will continue to provide testing to County...

Local Officials Denounce Gas Tax Increase

  TOMS RIVER – No new increases in the state gas tax. That is what members of the Ocean County Board of...

New Hangar To Be Built at Ocean County Airport

  TOMS RIVER – The Ocean County Airport will soon get a new hanger building thanks to members of the Ocean County...

What Beaches Will Be Open Labor Day And Beyond?

  OCEAN COUNTY - Although the calendar may say September, that doesn't mean summer is over. Especially for Ocean County residents.

Todd Frazier Will Be A Met Again

  TOMS RIVER – Todd Frazier is moving back to “New York, New York.”   The local sports hero,...

Toms River Schools Lay Off Some Staff…For Now

  TOMS RIVER – Looking at having virtual education for at least two months, Toms River Schools laid off 240 non-teaching staff...

Ortley Beach Extends Beach Season

  TOMS RIVER – Welcome to local summer.   Ortley Beach will be open to the public after Labor...

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