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Structure Fire In Brick, Avoid Chambersbridge Road: Sheriff

BRICK, NJ - Authorities are urging motorists to avoid the area of Chambersbridge Road near the post office due to a structure fire on Ovation Way. The Ocean County Sheriff's Office issued a Nixle alert, saying multiple fire units are on the scene at a structure fire. Ovation Way is the road where th

PATCH - 2018-03-17 16:17:32

Lavallette Police Searching for Man Involved in Theft

The suspect in a theft in Lavallette, March 16, 2018. (Photo: Lavallette PD) Lavallette police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man wanted in connection with a theft that occurred Friday. According to police, the man pictured in this story is alleged to have committed a theft (details

SHOREBEAT.COM - 2018-03-17 17:45:42

Controlled Burns Slated For Parts Of Ocean County Today

OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - Don't be alarmed today if you see large plumes of smoke in some wooded areas and forests, especially in the sprawling Pine Barrens in southern New Jersey. The New Jersey State Forest Fire Service is doing the burns in several areas of Ocean County today. The prescribed burns, also

PATCH - 2018-03-17 16:32:18

St. Patrick's Day Sobriety Check in Belmar/Neptune Area on Tap by State Police

BELMAR, NJ - Giving no details on location and time, New Jersey State Police plans to conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, March 17 in the area of Belmar and Neptune Township, The state police made the announcement on its Facebook page, alerting motorists that state troopers will be pulling ov

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-03-17 11:52:00

Toms River murder: Drug supplier executed over debt, prosector says

Sevon Hill, charged in the murder in Toms River of Steven Stallworth, appears for his detention hearing before Judge Wendel E. Daniels at the Ocean County Justice Complex in Toms River, NJ Friday, March 16, 2018. Tanya Breen TOMS RIVER - A drug dealer owed his supplier between $10,000 and $40,000,

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-03-16 17:41:14

Brick Man Charged in Herbertsville Road Hit-and-Run

Brick Twp. Police car. (Photo: Daniel Nee) A Brick Township man has been charged in the hit-and-run incident early Wednesday morning that resulted in serious injuries to another township man who was a pedestrian. Michael Beilis, 75, of Brick, was charged in the 5:15 a.m. accident at the corner of He


Brick Hit and Run Suspect Found to be 75 Year Old Man

BRICK-On 03/14/18 at 5:15am Officers responded to Herbertsville Rd two hundred and fifty feet north of Maple Ave for a reported pedestrian that was struck by a vehicle. On scene Officers determined that the vehicle that struck the pedestrian had fled the scene. The victim/pedestrian, Tyrone Staffor

SHORENEWSNETWORK.COM - 2018-03-16 16:02:45

Taxi driver robbed at knifepoint in Neptune

NEPTUNE - Police briefly locked down Summerfield Elementary School on Green Grove Road as they arrested a 16-year-old on charges of armed robbery involving a taxi driver. Police said they responded to the 600 block of Highland Avenue Friday morning to reports of a taxi driver who had been robbed at

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-03-16 20:35:38

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Seaside Heights Police Vehicle Struck Bicyclist...What Happened Next Was Bizarre and Criminal

Seaside School Board Member, Parking Enforcement Supervisor Hit Bicyclist, Yelled, Cussed, Later Gave Bike Out of Police Evidence Storage in Return Genty also serves as President of the Seaside Heights Board of Education by Al DellaFave, OCPO SEASIDE HEIGHTS-Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronat

SHORENEWSNETWORK.COM - 2018-03-16 15:58:04

Brick Schools May See $750K State Aid Bump For 2018-19

BRICK, NJ - The Brick Township School District would receive an increase of more than $750,000 in state aid under the 2018-19 budget proposed by Gov. Phil Murphy. Overall, state aid to schools would increase 3.5 percent under a budget that still must be approved by the state Legislature. Brick woul

PATCH - 2018-03-16 16:46:25

Brick Police Searching for Hit-and-Run Driver

Brick police are searching for a driver who struck a pedestrian on Herbertsville Road, leaving him with a serious head injury. The accident occurred Wednesday between 4 and 5 a.m. near the intersection of Herbertsville and Maple Avenue. According to police, the vehicle fled the scene after striking


2 men arrested in Toms River murder

TOMS RIVER - Two men have been arrested on murder, drug and weapons charges in a fatal shooting at an apartment complex, Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato announced. Sevon Hill, 24, of Toms River, and Shakar "Anthony" Barksdale, 24, of Seaside Heights, each were charged with one count of mu


Ocean County Household Hazardous Waste Program Starts On April 7

OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - Don't know what to do with all those containers in your garage and home with skull and crossbones emblems on them? Gather them all up and take them to Ocean County's free annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection program which begins on April 7. "This free program, which got sta


Brick Housing Authority Will Accept Applications Next Week

Brick Township Housing Authority (File Photo) The Brick Township Housing Authority will open a five-day window during which prospective tenants can apply for housing. The authority offers subsidized, affordable housing to the elderly and those with disabilities. Units in the numerous buildings that


Brick to Pave Three 'Highly Requested' Streets

Bluff View Estates (Credit: Google Maps) Brick's latest street paving project will tackle three roadways, two of which have not been paved in over 30 years. The Bluff View Improvement Project will include milling, paving and drainage improvements on Point View Road, Paramount Way and Eagle View Ridg


Toys R Us tells employees it will close or sell all US stores

Toys R Us told employees Wednesday that it is planning to sell or close all of its U.S. stores, and that it would file liquidation papers Wednesday evening in advance of a court hearing scheduled for Thursday afternoon. The company confirmed to The Record a Wall Street Journal report that Chief Exe


2 men found with drugs in their hotel room charged in man's death

Authorities arrested two men and charged them with the shooting death of a 30-year-old man in Toms River last week. Sevon Hill, 24, of Toms River, and Shakar "Anthony" Barksdale, 24, of Seaside Heights, were each charged with murder and weapons offenses in the death of Brick resident Steven Stallwor