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Meet “Stranger Things” Star Gaten Matarazzo in Manahawkin

This Ocean County cutie will be close to his home in Little Egg Harbor at a fundraiser in Ocean County next month!. Gaten Matarazzo is so popular, especially with my daughter and her friends, because of his hot show Netflix's "Stranger Things". We are waiting for Season 3 coming soon!


School bus driver revived with Narcan after crashing in New Jersey

NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) -- The driver of a school bus carrying children with special needs was revived with the narcotic overdose drug Narcan after crashing in New Jersey Wednesday, according to authorities, and now she is under arrest.


Department Homeland Security: ISIS Remains Moderate Threat in New Jersey

Ridgewood NJ, according to the State of New Jersey office of Homeland Security the terror threat from ISIS to New Jersey is moderate due to the group’s ability to inspire homegrown violent extremists (HVEs) to conduct attacks in the State and surrounding region on behalf of the organization. Since 2


Ocean County Tax Rate to Drop for 2019 After $3B Increase in Ratables

Ocean County officials said the tax rate would drop slightly in 2019, reflecting the continued recovery of the region from the crushing blow to its tax base following Superstorm Sandy.


Guns, Xanax Pills Found in Ocean County Drug Bust; Toms River Man Released on Summons

Ocean County authorities took a man into custody after allegedly finding him in possession of drugs and guns during a police raid on Friday. According to a statement released by the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office, police seized illegal drugs, guns and cash from a Toms River residence then charged


Sister speaks out after brother, nephew killed in New Jersey DWI crash

WAYNE, New Jersey (WABC) -- The driver in a multi-vehicle crash that killed three people in New Jersey has been charged with aggravated manslaughter and driving while intoxicated, among several other charges, while the family members and loved ones of the victims struggle to come to grips with their


Ocean County 911: Church Sexual Abuse|Car Thefts|Accidents

Find out why those sirens were wailing. Check out these recent police, crime and EMS stories from around Ocean County.


Police in New Jersey Search for Vehicle Allegedly Involved in Fatal Hit-And-Run

Authorities in New Jersey are searching for the driver of a vehicle allegedly involved in a fatal hit-and-run that took place Monday evening in North Bergen. According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, at around 8:15 p.m. the North Bergen Police Department received a 911 call reporting a bo


Police official: ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett is now a suspect; detectives presenting case to grand jury

CHICAGO — Police official: “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is now a suspect and detectives are presenting case to grand jury. This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


Ocean County’s gender scorecard

A short primer on the status of women in Ocean County. Ocean County has sent just six women to the New Jersey Legislature since women gained the right to vote in 1920:. * Lila Thompson (R-New Egypt) served from 1924 to 1926.


Cocaine, Heroin Found In East Brunswick Traffic Stop, Police Say

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — A Toms River man was found with heroin and cocaine during a traffic stop on Main Street in East Brunswick last month, police charge. The man was pulled over on Main Street near Old Bridge Turnpike on Jan. 10. Police did not say why they initially stopped the car, but officers sa


Another hate group identified in New Jersey, targeting young, college-educated white men

The number of hate groups operating in New Jersey rose by one last year, according to a report from the Southern Poverty Law Center. Eighteen hate groups were active in the state in 2018, up from 17 the year before.


Self-Defense Classes for Women in Ocean County

Ocean County Parks and Recreation will be giving women the opportunity to learn self- defense classes coming up in March and April. According to the patch.com classes start in March - March 16, 23, 30 and April 4 from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Program Room at the Ocean County Parks Administration Building


N.J man, 28, charged with having sex with child multiple times over 6 months

A Toms River man has been arrested on charges he had sex with a child under the age of 13 multiple times over six months, authorities said. Robert Bell, 28, faces charges of aggravated sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, according to the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office.


New Jersey High School Basketball Player's Family Accuses Opposing School of Using Racial Slurs

The mother of a New Jersey high school basketball player is alleging that racial slurs were directed at her son during a game last week, according to NJ.com. Stefanie Dickerson, the mother of Lenape Valley Regional High School senior Nasir Dickerson, wrote on Facebook on Tuesday morning that her son


88-Year-Old Woman in New Jersey Struck by Her Own Car as Vehicle Rolls Into Nearby Lake

An 88-year-old woman in New Jersey was hospitalized Wednesday morning after her own car rolled backwards and struck her, authorities say. According to the Harding Police Department, the victim accidentally left the car "not in park" prompting it to roll backwards and hit her on the side.


Intoxicated Man Arrested For Trespassing

BERKELEY – A Tuckerton man was arrested after entering an unlocked home and climbing onto its roof. The man, likely intoxicated, believed he was being chased by someone. Sean Sofield, 26, was charged with criminal trespass and disorderly conduct Feb. 19. As of press time, he remains in Ocean County


Teresa Giudice and Jackie Goldschneider Got Savage on The Real Housewives of New Jersey Reunion

Is it The Real Housewives of New Jersey or the Teresa Show? That was the hot topic of the night in part one of the RHONJ season nine reunion. Andy Cohen gathered Teresa Giudice, Melissa Gorga, Dolores Catania, Margaret Josephs, Jennifer Aydin and Jackie Goldschneider in all their sequin glory to reh


Deadly crash in New Jersey

PEMBERTON, NJ (WBNG) — Police in New Jersey say winter conditions were a factor in a deadly crash Thursday. Two people were killed when several cars collided in Pemberton, about 30 miles east of Philadelphia.


Possible Serial Cat Killer Sought by Authorities in New Jersey

Authorities in New Jersey are asking the public's help in identifying a possible serial cat killer. The Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office SPCA Division and the Asbury Park Police Department began a joint investigation on Feb. 18 after the SPCA received a call from the police department concerning