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1-Year-Old Boy Abducted in NY; Mom's Body Found

What to KnowAn Amber Alert was issued Friday for Owen Hidalgo-Calderon, who was abducted from Sodus, New York, nine days agoHe was taken "under circumstances that lead police to believe that he is in imminent danger of serious physical harm and or death"The boy's mother, who had been missing a week,

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-05-25 13:56:20

Manchester Route 70 crash driver flees, shows up in court two hours later: Police

James J. Stanley, 45, of Toms River is facing charges of "leaving the scene of a crash involving serious bodily injury and operating a vehicle involved in a crash involving serious bodily injury during a period of license suspension," according to a prepared statement from police Detective Lt. Vince

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-05-24 14:50:00

Barnegat OKs plan for low-income apartments on Route 9

Without the affordable housing project to accompany the age-restricted community approvals, Barnegat could end up in court, municipal officials said.

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-05-25 10:00:00

Holmdel bus fire blocks local southbound Garden State Parkway lanes

HOLMDEL - A bus fire in has blocked all local southbound lanes around Exit 116, according to 511nj.org, which aggregates traffic alerts from public agencies.

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-05-24 14:55:00

Avoid Route 70-88 Intersection, Traffic Signals Out: Brick Police

BRICK, NJ —Brick Township police are urging motorists to avoid the area of the intersection of Routes 70 and 88 on Friday morning as a power outage has knocked out traffic signals there.A Nixle alert sent about 7:50 a.m. said some roads are closed in the area and police officers are on the scene dir

PATCH - 2018-05-25 12:22:39

Waterfront Beauty In Bayville Just Sold For $595,000

This home is one of the best lots in the Berkeley Shores section of Bayville, with water views of Barnegat Bay from every room. It just sold for $595,000.

PATCH - 2018-05-25 14:15:12

Seaside Heights church sex call: Hear police dispatch for 'two people, um, making love'

Anthony Michael Getchius, 43, whose last known address was in Newark and Noelle Marie Smart, 48, whose last known address was in Jersey City, were each charged with lewdness. They were allegedly having sexual intercourse in what authorities described as “a sacred area” on the grounds of Our Lady of

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-05-24 20:45:00

No Threat to Barnegat Schools Found After Social Media Posts

BARNEGAT,NJ - There is no threat or risk to the Russell L. Brackman Middle School or any other district school after a seventh grader posted on social media that the school would "get lit" on Thursday, Police Chief Keith Germain said.

PATCH - 2018-05-24 14:18:49

DEP awarding $10 million to improve Barnegat Bay water quality

Stormwater runoff carries pollutants into waterways, including nutrients from fertilizers and animal wastes, automotive fluids and pesticides. Excessive nutrients can cause algae blooms that harm wildlife and ruin recreation.

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-05-25 15:00:00

Cops: Couple Had Sex Outside Seaside Heights Church

The couple, identified as 43-year-old Anthony Getchius, of Newark, and 48-year-old Noelle Smart, of Jersey City, were the subject of a call to police from a priest reporting the incident. A dispatcher sent two officers to the Roman Catholic Parish – located across the street from the police station


Crash Closes Route 70, Route 571: Manchester Police

Breaking: Detours are in place on Route 70 while authorities investigate the crash, the sheriff's office said.MANCHESTER, NJ — Authorities are urging motorists to avoid the area of Route 571 and Route 70 following a motor vehicle crash Wednesday morning.The Manchester Township Police Department and


(13) Barnegat 4, (4) Sterling 2

South Jersey Group II Tournament first round(13) Barnegat 4,(4) Sterling 2Barnegat (7-15) rallied in the last three innings to upset Sterling (13-8). Barnegat will play fifth seed Point Pleasant Borough in the quarterfinals Thursday.


Live Traffic Cam Now Up In Long Beach Island

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Tired Of Complaints, Toms River, N.J. Decides To Get Tough On 'Zombie Home' Owners

“You know, some people didn’t have the money to fix their homes,” one neighbor said. “some were fortunate, but some weren’t, so they just abandoned them.”


EHT man sentenced 15 years for drug possession and manufacturing

Ismael Martinez, 33, was sentenced to 15 years in New Jersey state prison for multipleon multiple drug charges.Provided / Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office


Friends of Southern Ocean County Animal Shelter Benefit 'Artful Noir' at MacArthur Home in Barnegat Light - The SandPaper

Many hands, minds and hearts collaborated on a wonderful event on Saturday night at the home of Congressman Tom and Debbie MacArthur in Barnegat Light to benefit the Friends of Southern Ocean County Animal Shelter. “Artful Noir” was the brainchild of event chairperson Cricket Luker, owner of Wildflo


Council To Consider Smoking Ban On Ocean City Beaches

OCEAN CITY, NJ — Ocean City is poised to become the next New Jersey town to ban smoking on the beach. Ocean City Council will consider the proposal on introduction when it meets on Thursday, May 24, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 861 Asbury Avenue.


2 NYPD officers die in crash on officer's wedding night

Michael Colangelo, 31, of Huntington Station and Martinez, 39, of Hauppauge, were pronounced dead at the scene.


Monmouth University student killed after car hits tree

Chase Corma, of the Belle Mead section of Montgomery, veered off Willow Road and slammed a car into a tree, Hillsborough police said. The crash took place just south of Kilmer around around 6 a.m.


A tool for targeting the 'zombie houses' of Toms River, throughout the Shore

Grass becomes overgrown, roofs collapse, and animals, like raccoons, possums, and even feral cats, can move in.