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2019 District 25 wrestling tournament seeds

Teams: Camden Catholic, Central Regional, Gloucester City, Howell, Maple Shade, Seneca, Shawnee, Toms River East, West Deptford. 5. Vincent Dallicardillo Central Regional 10 11-18.


Another Monmouth County Grocery Store Bites the Dust

Acme in Tinton Falls is shutting down. The reason? One word. Competition. With a shiny new Super ShopRite nearby and the trendy discount chain Lidl catching the attention of many, Acme couldn't hold on to customers.


New Jersey Judge Who Admitted to Ticket-Fixing Could Be Disbarred

A former municipal judge who falsified records as part of a five-year ticket-fixing scheme has been recommended for disbarment. Richard Thompson, who worked as a part-time municipal judge in nine Monmouth County municipal courts before his suspension in 2015, pleaded guilty to fourth-degree falsifyi


Free SCAN Program to Manage Diabetes at Bayshore Senior Center

KEANSBURG, NJ - Join the Diabetes Self Management Plan Workshop at the Bayshore Senior Center. Its FREE and lasts six weeks, starts next Friday and they still have room in the workshop. It's a truly wonderful 6 week workshop; it's FREE; and if you attend all 6 classes, you receive a $30 gift card!


Police: New Jersey burglary suspect trying to escape gets into cop car instead of Lyft

ROCHELLE PARK, New Jersey (WABC) -- A burglary suspect's plan didn't go as intended when he ended up getting into the back of a police car instead of his Lyft while trying to escape.


Authorities investigate deaths of Freehold Township husband and wife

FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP – A Funeral Mass for a former chairwoman of the Freehold Township Education Foundation was held at the Co-Cathedral of St. Robert Bellarmine, Freehold Township, on Feb. 9.


Police officer hospitalized with ‘significant leg injury’ from head-on crash

A Howell police officer suffered a “significant leg injury” and cuts to his face when a car slammed into his patrol car head-on Friday afternoon in the township, authorities said.


Ocean County Freeholder Jack Kelly’s Poor Leadership leads to another Scandal

Back 2007, me and my blog-mates at Blue Jersey received the Laurel Hester Prize for Citizen Courage from Garden State Equality. GSE praised BlueJersey’s fierce advocacy on behalf of Laurel Hester, an Ocean County cop who spent her dying days (2005-2006) fighting to secure her pension benefits for he


New Jersey girl, 14, hospitalized after eating marijuana-infused gummy bear, police say

A New Jersey teen who ate a marijuana-infused gummy bear was later hospitalized because the edible made her sick, police say. The 14-year-old girl, who has not been publicly identified, was given the gummy bear by her 13-year-old classmate, according to NBC New York, citing officials with the Fair L


How New Jersey’s Proposed “Rain Tax” Will Affect Citizens of Clark, According to Mayor Bonaccorso

CLARK, NJ – A new tax proposed by the New Jersey state legislature does not sit well with Clark Mayor Sal Bonaccorso. The “Clean Stormwater and Flood Reduction Act,” informally known as the “Rain Tax,” has already moved through both houses in the state legislature, passing both the Senate and Assemb


Former New Jersey officer indicted on sexually assaulting 2 children

NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) -- A Burlington Township man, who used to be a cop in New Jersey, has been indicted on accusations he sexually assaulted two children. There were a total of 46 counts in the indictment against 37-year-old William Sanchez-Monllor -- who was an officer with the Trenton Polic


Here's Info. On 2019 Monmouth County Kids' Summer Camps

Want to make a splash with your children this summer? Send them to camp with the Monmouth County Park System for an experience they'll never forget! From Action Adventure Odyssey to Fine Arts Camp, the Park System offers numerous summer camps tailored to different ages and interests.


Wife called police about her husband 6 weeks before they died in suspected murder-suicide

Six weeks before Denise Bartone was slain in her home and her husband Kenneth Bartone jumped to his death, apparently after killing her, she had called police to their home for a mental health incident regarding him, police records show.


New Jersey woman strips and attacks cops

Did you see this story from Galloway Township in Atlantic County? A 26 year old woman, Rhiannon V. Thompson, had quite the interesting night. Police were talking to her after being called about a noise complaint about her house she just stripped and started assaulting the officers, according to the


New Jersey couple gives birth to three bundles of love on Valentine's Day

VOORHEES, N.J. (WPVI) -- It was a life transforming Valentine's Day for Alicia and Jim Brown of Franklinville, New Jersey. The couple always knew they were having three girls, but didn't expect them to arrive so soon.


NJ woman bites police officer during arrest, cops say

FRANKLIN BOROUGH — A woman bit an officer in the shoulder during a traffic stop and claimed to be a member of a gang, according to police. Police in this Sussex Count borough said they stopped Jordana M. Cappiello, 26, of Hamburg, on Route 23 near the Irish Cottage Inn just before 10 p.m. Thursday a


Ocean County Town Named Most Romantic Place In The State

Romance is in the air all weekend long, and if you want to be in New Jersey's most romantic town, you won't have far too travel. As a matter of fact, you may be there already. There are plenty of romantic places at the Jersey Shore, and The Active Times, as reported at msn.com took on the task of na


2 jurors dismissed in Sarah Stern trial in New Jersey after Facebook post

BELMAR, New Jersey (WABC) -- Two jurors have been dismissed in the Sarah Stern murder trial in New Jersey after one of them posted about the case on Facebook, but the judge denied a defense request for a mistrial.


Odell Beckham Jr.’s puppies are up for adoption at N.J. pet daycare

If you’ve ever dreamed of adopting a puppy that was once owned by a Pro Bowl wide receiver, you have weird dreams — and you’re in luck. Green Leaf Pet Resort, a New Jersey pet daycare in Millstone Township, Monmouth County, has 10 puppies up for adoption right now from Odell Beckham Jr.’s dog, Eris,


What’s the most legally trapped critter in New Jersey?

New Jersey surveyed trappers in the state and found that one animal is harvested far more than any other, and that low fur prices have likely led to an overall decline in trapping in recent years.