Manchester Township HS alumnus completes USAF basic training
The newest Ocean County enlistee to advance through the first grueling step of a career in the U.S. Air Force is a 2014 graduate of Manchester Township High School.
Brick Township sets up safe zone for online deals
Online buyers and sellers, who need a place to complete the deals in-person, now have one in Brick Township, well-lit, fully monitored, free of charge, and right next to police headquarters.
Seaside St. Patrick’s Safety Score – 0 fatalities, 94 summonses
The concerted traffic-safety push in, and near, Seaside Heights during March's Saint Patrick's Day festivities produce no serious crashes - and a sizable number of traffic tickets, arrests and calls for police response, according to data from the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office.
Townsquare Tonight Town Hall – chilling, yet hopeful look at opiate addiction
Part passionate plea, part confessional, part hope, part determination - attendees in Monday's Townsquare Tonight Town Hall on substance abuse saw the darkest section of the tunnel, and the faint, distant, but reachable, light at the end of it.
What’s the best way around Asbury Park during Sunday’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade?
Amid all the festive costumes, bands, floats and hoopla of Sunday's St. Patrick's Day in Asbury Park, there'll be lots of flashing lights - atop squad cars and maintenance vehicles as roadblocks rise around the route.
Plenty of Boys in Blue ready for Ocean County’s Wearin’ of the Green
One of the Jersey Shore's biggest late-winter draws - Saturday's Ocean County St. Patrick's Day Parade in Seaside Heights - commands equally-impressive police coverage.
Toms River HS South alumnus completes Air Force basic training
He's got a little sand in his roots, and he's aiming for the sky.
Finest of the finest: Stafford patrolmen win department’s highest awards
Dedication, professionalism, and community involvement earn prestigious departmental honors for two patrolmen in the Stafford Township Police Department.
What kind of torpedoes did demolition workers in So. Toms River find?
Razing old properties is sometimes like rediscovering history. A demolition team in South Toms River got more than it bargained for, when they scraped away soil from a pair of torpedoes.
Missing Springsteen carving found in Asbury drug and weapons raid
The unique wood-and-metal likeness of Bruce Springsteen that was reported stolen from an Asbury Park housefront last November resurfaces...amid a stash of weapons. crack, opiates, electronics and jewelry in a city apartment, according to police.
Overnight Howell fire deemed suspicious
The predawn fire that enveloped stacks of wood fencing components at a Howell company is being pursued as suspicious, township police revealed today.
Search for Sarah Stern’s body re-starts following murder arrests
If Sarah Stern's remains had their final destination in the Shark River, invesigators are now doubly intent on finding it. A renewed search of the waterway began today and continues into the weekend.