Armed suspect in Manchester gas station robbery remains at large
A suspect wanted for allegedly holding up a gas station attendant at the Gulf on Lacey Road in Manchester's Whiting section Saturday night remains on the loose, according to Township police.
GOP incumbents for Ocean County Freeholder discuss their platform
The two incumbents on the all-Republican Ocean County Freeholder Board seeking in election in November bring years of public service experience that they say is needed to hold the office.
Police need help locating missing Brick Township man
65-year-old Michael Butterly has been missing since around noon Thursday, according to Brick Township Police.
Pedestrian struck by Ocean County Sheriff’s Officer in Lakewood
An Ocean County Sheriff's officer reportedly struck a teen walking on New Hampshire Avenue in Lakewood Wednesday afternoon while responding to a non-emergency call, according to multiple reports.
Manchester woman reported missing earlier this year, accused of hitting a cop
Amanda Picard, the 25-year-old Manchester woman who went missing from her grandparents' home for nearly four months and was found safe in Pennsylvania, is now facing charges of aggravated assault and assaulting a police officer, according to authorities.
Democratic ticket for OC Freeholder wants transparency in gov’t
A pair of Democrats vying for two seats up for election this November on the All-Republican Ocean County Freeholder Board want to bring efficiency and transparency to the governing body, that they claim doesn't exist.
Man found unresponsive on Barnegat sidewalk may have suffered a medical condition
A body of a 51-year-old man found on a sidewalk outside a West Village Road home Thursday night is being handled as a death investigation, according to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office.
Manchester crash injures 4 people
The driver of a Sport Utility Vehicle rear-ended a vehicle on Route 37 west Thursday morning, pushing it into the intersection at Colonial Drive, according to Township police.
Armed robbery suspect found guilty in Brick TD Bank hold-up
A Toms River man accused of trying to hold up a TD bank on Hooper Avenue in Brick Township in October, 2015, was found guilty of armed robbery with a fake gun Wednesday by a jury in Ocean County Superior Court in Toms River.
Heroin addicts using Public Library bathrooms to get their fix
The heroin epidemic is making its way into the bathrooms of public libraries nationwide, including here in New Jersey, according to a report. The Associated Press cited New Brunswick, Middlesex County, where overdoses have taken place in library bathrooms.