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Medical aide charged in Manchester nursing-home theft probe

A certified nurses' aide employed by AristaCare at Whiting is under arrest for allegedly stealing and pawning items belonging to patients.

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Point Beach Allows Martell’s to Continue Serving Alcohol

Despite objections from Point Pleasant Beach Mayor Vincent Barrella, the Borough Council voted 5-0 in favor of renewing the liquor license for Martell's Tiki Bar for another year Tuesday night.

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NJNG proposed Pipeline Hearings being held in Manchester next week

A controversial plan by New Jersey Natural Gas to build a 28 mile pipeline through parts of Ocean, Burlington and Monmouth Counties undergoes public scrutiny next Tuesday, July 28.

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Ridge Avenue one-car crash (Manchester Township PD)
Ridge Avenue one-car crash (Manchester Township PD)
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Florida senior survives horrific crash in Manchester

A senior citizen from Florida struggles to recover after being trapped inside her overturned car this morning in Manchester.

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Seaside Heights Borough Administrator Christopher Vaz (left) with father and councilman Tony Vaz (Dino Flammia, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Seaside Heights Mayor steps aside, takes new role in borough

A big change occurs at the top of the Seaside Heights administrative chain, as Mayor William Akers resigns and borough Councilman Anthony Vaz assumes the post.

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Toms River Police Department Squad Car (Tom Mongelli, Townsquare Media)
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Motel mugging reported in Toms River, suspect sought

A Lacey Township 22-year-old is recovering, allegedly from a severe beating at the hands of two men who barged into his Toms River motel room Monday night, and police are on the prowl.

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Lakewood Robbery Scene, July 19, 2015
Lakewood Robbery Scene, July 19, 2015 (Courtesy: The Lakewood Scoop)
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Lakewood Woman Pepper Sprayed and Robbed

A Lakewood woman was pepper sprayed and robbed while sitting outside her home with her children Sunday night.

The Lakewood Scoop reports it happened on Linden Avenue around 8:00pm.  Police say the suspect, described as a black man, walked up to the wom

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UPDATE: Traffic Moving Again After Emergency Repairs Closed Route 37 In Both Directions on Saturday

Ocean County Traffic Watch and the Toms River Police Department are confirming that a major detour will take place on Route 37 in both directions. Route 37 will be closed in both directions near the Garden State Parkway for utility repairs around noon .

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Filiberto J. Villanueva
Filiberto J. Villanueva (Ocean County Prosecutor's Office)
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Arrest made in Lakewood Murder

A Lakewood man is charged with murder in the death of a Township resident last week, according to authorities.

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Toms River Dune Project Update

As Ortley Beach homeowners gear up to rally Saturday against the stalled beach replenishment project, there's encouraging news from Toms River officials.  

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