For 14 years now, Manchester Township High School has held an annual Helping Hands for Hunger initiative which "provides school district families in need with confidential meal support during the Thanksgiving season."
The 18th annual Manchester Veterans Day Community Event took place on Thursday afternoon with many from within the Manchester School District, the community, and Veterans gathering together for this very special event.
Several municipalities have a Council/Committee race but there are 11 towns in Ocean County with a Mayor's race in the General Election this year -- Barnegat Light, Island Heights, Jackson, Lavallette, Manchester, Ocean Gate, Point Pleasant Borough, Ship Bottom, South Toms River, and Tuckerton.
A head-on collision that occurred in the Manahawkin section of Stafford Township on Wednesday and a similar accident on Route 70 in Manchester Township on Thursday claimed another life as investigations continue today.
An impaired driver from Seaside Heights moving recklessly through Manchester was hospitalized after causing two accidents, the second of which led to his vehicle overturning and being crushed by a tree.