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Toms River Man, Teen Charged In Marijuana Vaping Bust: Police

TOMS RIVER, NJ — A Toms River teenager and a Toms River man are facing charges following an investigation into the sale of marijuana and THC-laced vaping cartridges in Toms River and Berkeley townships, police said Friday.


What’s Open, What’s Closed for Good Friday in Ocean County

Good Friday is a Christian holiday observed during Holy Week - some places are closed today. Most schools are closed, there are some having half days here at the Jersey Shore before Spring break begins. Most banks will be open, but Municipal offices will be closed, and the Ocean County Library is cl


Millionaire Liquor Heiress Pleads Guilty in NYC Sex Cult Case; Alleged Bookkeeper Expected to Plead Guilty: Sources

The heiress to the Seagram's liquor fortune has pleaded guilty to two charges in connection with the alleged NXIVM sex-trafficking cult case. Clare Bronfman, the 39-year-old daughter of late philanthropist and Seagram CEO Edgar Bronfman, issued a tearful apology in court Friday as she admitted she h


Lethal Carbon Monoxide Levels Found After NY Man Can't Wake Up Family; 6 Kids Among 11 Hospitalized

Nearly a dozen people were hospitalized, including a toddler and five other children, after becoming sickened in a two-family Westchester County home where lethal levels of carbon monoxide were found, authorities say.


Ocean County Attorney Convicted for Failing to Pay Payroll Taxes

A federal jury today convicted George Gilmore, a partner at an Ocean County law firm, of two counts of failing to pay over to the IRS payroll taxes withheld from the firm's employees and one count of making false statements on a bank loan application submitted to Ocean First Bank N.A., First Assista


Wendy Williams' Estranged Husband Calls Cops to New Jersey Mansion After She Files for Divorce

One week after Wendy Williams filed for divorce, her husband Kevin Hunter asked police to come to their home. On Thursday, Hunter called local law enforcement and asked that they respond to his and Williams’ New Jersey mansion to address members of the media, who were waiting outside.


Listeria outbreak linked to deli meats spreads to N.J., N.Y., Pa. Fatal case reported in Michigan.

An outbreak of listeria linked to sliced deli meats has spread to four states including New Jersey, and one person has died from the infection in Michigan, according to the Centers for Disease Control.


An Ocean County ShopRite Just Sold A $150,000 Lottery Ticket

It looks like Ocean County's lucky 2019 is continuing, with news of another nice lottery hit for one local player. So far this year, a $65,000 winner was sold at a Toms River Wawa, a $50,000 hit came from the 7-11 in Lanoka Harbor, and one lucky Ocean County Mega Millions player got a $1 million pay


Everything to know about New Jersey's severe storm risk Friday night

You can follow me on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for more weather information. I'll be tracking any severe weather through there overnight.


New Trestle Marks Progress Of Ocean County Trail Work

OCEAN COUNTY – Berkeley and Lacey townships are now connected at Barnegat Branch Trail over the Cedar Creek. The county announced a 150-foot prefabricated weathered steel trestle was set into place recently.


Cardi B rejects plea deal in Queens strip club melee

QUEENS — Rapper Cardi B rejected a plea deal over her alleged involvement in a fight at a Queens Strip club. The 26-year-old appeared in front of a judge at Queens Criminal Court Friday and rejected the offer to plead guilty to an A misdemeanor charge, in which she would have received a conditional


Man in bike helmet robs NJ bank with help from employees

PARK RIDGE — It wasn't exactly an inside job, but a man wearing a bike helmet got help from employees to rob a bank on Wednesday by sending them into the vault to fetch the cash.


Pit bulls attack horse in N.J. neighborhood, leaving it with bloody gashes requiring surgery

Two pit bulls got loose in a Hunterdon County neighborhood Wednesday evening and attacked a horse, leaving it with bloody gashes on its face and legs that will require surgery, authorities said.


N.J. police chief demoted me, forced me to retire for taking leave to care for sick mother, ex-cop says in lawsuit

A New Jersey police captain who took leave in order to care for his ailing mother has filed a lawsuit alleging his chief was angered by his absence and retaliated by demoting him and ultimately forcing him to retire.


Body Cam Footage Shows New Jersey Cops, Good Samaritans Pull Men From Burning Vehicle On I-676

CAMDEN, N.J. (CBS) — Harrowing body camera footage shows four Camden County police officers and good Samaritans pulling men from a burning vehicle. It happened on I-676 in Camden around 2:30 a.m. on April 7.


N.J. trooper shared sexually explicit photo of 5-year-old with girl’s own mother, authorities say

A New Jersey state trooper exchanged a sexually explicit photo of a 5-year-old girl with the victim’s own mother after she asked him if he wanted to rape the girl, according to a criminal complaint by the state’s Office of the Attorney General.


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Cop injured in shootout leaves hospital, as NYPD identifies suspect who was killed as possible gang leader

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan -- Justin Vartanian, the NYPD officer injured in a shootout on Thursday in Washington Heights, is now home, recovering from the gunshot wound that police say was inflicted by a Trinitarios gang member who they shot and killed after he opened fire.


NJ man sentenced to prison for international firearms trafficking

TRENTON, NJ — A Somerset County man was sentenced Thursday to 46 months in prison for illegally exporting from the United States a wide array of weapons, including assault rifles, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito.


The best ‘hole in the wall’ places in New Jersey

- SPANO'S - PT. PLEASANT (Tomato pies and great Italian food) - THE RED WOLF INN - BELVIDERE (Great steaks) - ROYAL BBQ - SOUTH RIVER (Amazing Portuguese barbecue) - PICK IT DELI SQUARE - OLD BRIDGE (Great deli sandwiches)