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A fire that broke out just before midnight last night completely engulfs a Trenton Avenue home on Route 35 in Lavallette near the oceanfront.

A police standoff that lasted several hours ends peacefully on Wednesday night at a home on New Central Avenue in Jackson, Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley Billhimer tells WOBM News.

Residents of a homeless camp, on township-owned land along Route 9 in Howell, are still in limbo as the sale of the land progresses.

It's not too late for a Christmas tree, but if you're looking to chop it down on your own at one of Jersey's many choose-and-cut-farms, you could be scraping the bottom of the barrel.