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Measles outbreak: Private party in New York exposes 86 from Ocean County
Health officials said Monday that a "private event" during which 86 Ocean County residents may have been exposed to the measles was held in New York state. The possible exposure, first reported publicly over the weekend, means residents should remain vigilant because the outbreak is ongoing, said Br
Wanted: Man pointed a gun at Monmouth County cops, police say
ASBURY PARK — A search is underway for a man police say pointed a weapon at officers before fleeing a vehicle that was being investigated. The man was identified as Aamir Morris, 20, of Brick, according to police.
LA Fitness Is Opening Soon, And It's Hiring: Brick Week In Review
BRICK, NJ — It's been a year since the Brick Township Planning Board approved plans to renovate the former Sports Authority portion of Brick Plaza to make way for an LA Fitness.
Adopt a Dog Like 'Brooklyn' at Brick City Rescue
Brick City Rescue is asking you to open your heart and your home to give a dog or cat the second chance that it deserves. Brooklyn is a 6-month old Pittie mix in need of a fur-ever home. She is up to date on shots, but needs to be spayed. She’s housebroken, dog- and kid-friendly. She is pictured pla
Colts Neck killings: Who will inherit Keith Caneiro’s estate?
Who will inherit the estate of Keith Caneiro, the Colts Neck man who authorities say was killed, along with his wife and two children, by his brother last month?. It may take a court decision to settle that question now that his will is being contested.
Brick: See 5 Nearby Homes For Sale
BRICK, NJ — When you're looking for a new place, hunting down every new listing in the area can take hours of tedious hunting online. That's why we here at Patch have stepped in and done the initial work for you.
ICYMI: Brick's 2018 Christmas Tree Lighting (Videos)
BRICK, NJ — The holiday season is a busy time, with concerts and events galore on top of work and shopping. Because it's so busy, you may have missed the township's Christmas tree lighting celebration on Wednesday.
Handgun, Crack Cocaine Seized From N.Y. Pair In Wall: Police
WALL, NJ — A pair of Long Island residents are facing drug and weapons charges after police found a handgun, hollowpoint bullets, crack cocaine and marijuana in a Wall Township motel room last week, police said.
5 New Properties For Sale In The Wall Area
WALL, NJ — When you're looking for some fresh digs, keeping tabs on all the latest listings can take hours of tedious hunting online. That's why we've gone ahead and done the initial work for you.
Brick student in stable condition after college car crash
BRICK TOWNSHIP — A college student from Brick Township is in stable condition days a fatal accident in Ewing involving several other people, a hospital spokesperson said Friday.
86 exposed to measles at event as N.J. outbreak continues
More than 80 Ocean County residents were exposed to the measles at a private event in New York as the number of cases continues to widen, New Jersey health officials said. Most of those exposed live in Lakewood, according to Dawn Thomas, a spokeswoman for the state health department.
Medical Marijuana Advocates Take Issue With Point Pleasant Beach
Medical marijuana advocates appeared at the Dec. 4 Point Pleasant Beach Council meeting to rebut Point Pleasant Beach Mayor Stephen Reid's recent statements before a state Legislature committee.
Newark Brick City Lions Win Second Super Bowl in Disney World; Unlimited Team Victorious
Pop Warner Football Officials are reporting a second Superbowl National Championship Trophy will be delivered to The City of Newark after their Brick City Lions were victorious down in Disney World Florida on Friday afternoon.
For sister, an agonizing choice as Toms River Special Olympics hero faced death
TOMS RIVER - Gerri Eichele leaned over and planted a gentle kiss on her younger brother’s forehead as he lay in his hospital bed. “This is the hardest thing I’ve ever had to go through,” she said. “I know death is something we all have to go through, and I realize it’s coming faster for him.”
Coast Guard rescues three people and a dog from sinking boat
MANASQUAN — Three people and a dog were rescued from a fishing vessel in the cold waters of the Manasquan Inlet early Saturday morning, and the Coast Guard has been working to ensure the grounded vessel doesn't pose a threat to the environment.
Friends Say Point Pleasant's Beloved 'Decoy King' Is In Danger
He's known as the "decoy king," with a lot of heart. Now Artie Birdsall needs your help, a new heart, and maybe more to help keep him alive. The Point Pleasant community is rallying around Birdsall as the beloved decoy carver, one in a long family line of them from the Lovelandtown section, has been
Teenage boy charged with threatening high school in Monmouth County
A teenage boy was arrested and his parents voluntarily handed over to police legally-owned weapons after the boy made threats about Holmdel High School, authorities said. The teen was charged with making terroristic threats and released to his parents, Holmdel police said in a statement Sunday.
Coast Guard Makes Rescues in Waters off Manasquan, Cape May
MANASQUAN/CAPE MAY, NJ — The U.S. Coast Guard, with help from the Manasquan Fire Department, rescued three men and a dog from a sinking commercial fishing vessel in the Manasquan Inlet early Saturday morning.
86 at risk of measles exposure after Ocean County party
TOMS RIVER — 86 people were potentially exposed to measles at a private, invitation-only event, according to health officials. Ocean County's measles outbreak had stabilized at 18, with six potential cases under investigation. Three of those cases were in Passaic County after a person with a confirm
Brick's Historic Havens Homestead Hosts Christmas Celebration
BRICK, NJ — Take a step back in time, to when the roads were dirt, and entertainment came from stories and music, for the annual Christmas Celebration at the Havens Homestead Museum at 531 Herbertsville Road.