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Freehold teens missing, last seen in Jackson

FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP - Police are asking for help tracking down two missing girls, 15 and 16, last seen in Jackson.

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-08-16 15:38:00


Separately, police Chief Darren McConnell said what appears to be KKK recruitment literature, also containing candy, was reported found on Leighton Avenue last week.

REDBANKGREEN.COM - 2018-08-15 16:00:11

All Seaside Heights Ocean Beaches Closed To Swimming. Here's Why.

Seaside Heights beaches are open Thursday, but ocean bathing is not allowed because of negative water quality tests, according to borough officials. Bathing is allowed at the bay beaches.

PATCH - 2018-08-16 11:36:26

Transportation Officials: Belmar’s Main Street Bridge to Stay Open during Maintenance Work

BELMAR, NJ — Belmar’s Main Street/Route 71 bridge will remain open during a two-month routine maintenance project that is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 10.During the work, one lane of traffic will be permitted in each direction over the span that connects Belmar and Avon-by-the Sea, announ

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-08-16 16:55:00

Jamesburg Home Was Heroin Den, Prosecutor Says

JAMESBURG, NJ — A pair of Jamesburg brothers allegedly ran a large-scale heroin operation out of their home, the Middlesex County prosecutor announced Wednesday night.

PATCH - 2018-08-16 13:22:13

Motorcycle crash on Memorial Drive in Neptune City injures one

Buy Photo(Photo: FILE PHOTO)Police are investigating a motorcycle accident on Memorial Drive Wednesday morning that injured one.Sgt. Hoover Cano of the Neptune City Police Department said the accident was reported at 10:34 a.m. Wednesday and it left one male injured.The accident occurred just south

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-08-15 17:44:00

No evidence new parkway exit caused flood in Brick, freeholder says

Kelly, who serves as liaison to the county engineering department, addressed the matter during his public remarks at a regular meeting of the Board of Freeholders on Wednesday evening.

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-08-16 10:00:00

‘Racist’ employee fired after kicking black girls out of gift shop

Toby Wolf, a spokesman for Jenkinson’s, said in a statement that the incident “does not reflect the core values of the boardwalk,”according to the Asbury Park Press.

NEW YORK POST - 2018-08-15 14:05:02

Boat Fire Forces Bridge Closure In Long Branch: Police

LONG BRANCH, NJ — A pair of boats are on fire and adrift in the water between Long Branch and Monmouth Beach, according to reports.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 20:21:06

Caged dog left to drown: Long Branch man ordered held in jail before trial

Judge James J. McCann ordered that Aaron D. Davis, 34, be detained until his trial on a fourth-degree charge of animal cruelty and separate disorderly persons offenses.


Helmetta man accused of 60 New Jersey car burglaries

SOUTH BRUNSWICK - A Helmetta man has been arrested in connection with more than 60 car burglaries during the past month, due to the efforts of police in South Brunswick, East Brunswick, Jamesburg and Monroe.

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-08-15 20:30:00

Seaside Heights prohibits swimming at its beaches Thursday

SEASIDE HEIGHTS – The beaches in town will be free Thursday, but bathers will not be allowed to enter the ocean due to negative water quality tests, Mayor Anthony Vaz announced on Wednesday night.

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-08-16 02:29:00

Lakewood fire that displaced 37 intentionally set: Prosecutor

LAKEWOOD - An Aug. 2 fire that ripped through a Lexington Avenue rooming house, displacing dozens of residents, was set intentionally, the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office announced Tuesday.


Black girls told to leave aquarium gift store after being ‘racially profiled’: camp leader

According to a Facebook post by leader, Attiya Barrett, a group of seven campers had entered the Jenkinson’s Aquarium boardwalk gift shop at Point Pleasant Beach in New Jersey during a field trip on Friday when they were turned away.


Road collapse, bridge damage force indefinite closures in Howell

By Matt Dowling | NJ Advance Media for NJ.comThe deluge of rain and flash floods that swamped roads in Monmouth and Ocean counties on Monday have forced the indefinite closure of two main roads in Howell Township, police said.After flood water covered the bridge on Allenwood-Lakewood Road in the Ram


5 Jersey Shore Beaches Shut As More Storms Possible After Floods

Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.Tuesday night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before m


Man accused of leaving caged dog to drown in NJ to stay in custody

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey man accused of leaving a young pit bull mix to drown in a cage at water's edge in a rising tide will remain in custody until his trial on animal cruelty charges.A judge issued the ruling Monday after Aaron Davis' lawyer argued that the state's case was "paper thin


Gov. Murphy declares state of emergency in Bergen, Essex, Monmouth, Ocean, and Passaic

Gov. Murphy has signed an executive order declaring a state of emergency in Bergen, Essex, Monmouth, Ocean, and Passaic to allow state resources to deploy to communities heavily impacted by this weekend's devastating flooding.


Overturned truck leaking chemicals closes Route 18 in Monmouth County

The truck flipped over near exit 22 (Route 537) in Colts Neck, according to 511nj.org, the state department of transportation's traffic website.


Some Wall Streets Still Closed Due To Flooding: Police

The cleanup is under way in some areas following Monday's flash flooding but some roads are still not passable, police said.WALL, NJ — Flooding continues to plague portions of Wall Township on Tuesday as the cleanup from Monday's storms moves forward.Wall Township police said the following roads rem