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Shore Dreams for Kids
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Boatloads of Fun for NJ Special Needs Kids [VIDEO/AUDIO]

Sick children and their families get a special day to take their minds off their troubles and just have exhilarating fun at the Jersey Shore. That's the goal of the 14th annual Shore Dreams for Kids, organized by the New Jersey Performance Powerboat Club.

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Red Bull Theft Suspect (Toms River PD)
Red Bull Theft Suspect (Toms River PD)
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Hunt Launched for Red Bull Thieves in Toms River

Two suspects believed to have pilfered cases of Red Bull out of Wawas on Route 37 in Toms River - twice in as many days this past weekend - are sought by township police.

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(Toniann Antonelli, Townsquare Media NJ)
(Toniann Antonelli, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Seismic Testing Proposal Off NJ Coast Gets Resistance [AUDIO]

A proposal for seismic testing off the coast of New Jersey is getting pushback from environmental groups and legislators for not only its potential danger to the ocean and the commercial fishing industry, but the possibility of opening the door for offshore oil drilling.

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Admiral John Richardson, Director of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, presents Petty Officer 3rd Class Travis Kirckof theNavy and Marine Corps Medal at Joint Base Charleston – Weapons Station, S.C.
Admiral John Richardson, Director of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, presents Petty Officer 3rd Class Travis Kirckof theNavy and Marine Corps Medal at Joint Base Charleston – Weapons Station, S.C. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Dennis Sloan)
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Toms River Sailor Honored by Navy

A sailor from Toms River has been awarded one of the Navy's highest honors for saving at least two of his fellow shipmates aboard the USS Guardian after the vessel struck a reef in the Pacific Ocean. 

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Photo courtesy of ochungerrelief.org
Photo courtesy of ochungerrelief.org
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Ocean County Hunger Relief’s Food Bank and Thrift Shop Fate Uncertain

Ocean County Hunger Relief is unsure what impact the sale of a warehouse it leases on Germania Station Road in Toms River will have on the non-profit agency's mission after learning the property has been sold.

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Sketch of suspect in Sky Harbor burglary suspect
Sketch of suspect in Sky Harbor burglary suspect (Brick Police)
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Brick Township Burglary Suspect Might Know Victims, Police Say

A day after a Brick Township home was burglarized, the suspect is still on the run - but police believe that he might be familiar with an occupant.

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Brick Approves Changes to Land-Use Ordinance

Changes to a land-use ordinance approved by the Brick Township Council 7-0 Tuesday night include stricter limits as to where public and private schools can be located.

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Plea Deal for Millstone Farmer Accused of Neglecting Animals

A Millstone farmer accused of failing to take care of hundreds of animals found starving and dying on his property, has admitted neglecting the goats, sheep, chickens and horses.

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Jennifer with Lightening (Photo Credit to Jennifer Belilis)
Jennifer with Lightening (Photo Credit to Jennifer Belilis)
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Encouraging Others with New Book

A Brick Township resident, who continues to overcome the obstacles of living with a disability, is the author of a new book.  She self-published the book, with the hope of encouraging others dealing with physical and mental challenges.

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Toms River Town Hall
Toms River Town Hall (Jason Allentoff, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Toms River Approves Purchase Plan for Camp Albocondo

Toms River Council members have approved a proposed plan to purchase the former Camp Albocondo campground property from the Trust for Public Land.

That's after previous plans from the Toms River Superint

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