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The River Lady following the crew's first successful water rescue off Ocean Gate
The River Lady following the crew's first successful water rescue off Ocean Gate (Riverside Signal)
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River Lady to the Rescue!

The crew of Toms River's own River Lady riverboat made their first-ever water rescue on Saturday.

The Riverside Signal reports crew members spotted an overturned sailboat off Ocean Gate as they were preparing to head back to port.  As they got closer, they saw a man in the water nearby.

The sailor, identified as Gilbert Nielsen, was helped aboard the River Lady for a ride back to s

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Exterior of a model tiny home on the campus of Ocean County College
Exterior of a model tiny home on the campus of Ocean County College (Tom Mongelli, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Finding Homes for Tiny Houses

As we told you last week, O.C.E.A.N. Inc. is working to build villages of tiny homes to help house the homeless in Ocean County and beyond.

The first step was to build a model tiny home on the campus

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Little Egg Harbor man clings to life after crash, investigators seek info

A young driver from Little Egg Harbor remains in critical condition after his car careened into a tree not far from home Thursday night. Investigators from the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office seek your help as they try to determine the chain of events.

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David Behr (L) and Joseph DeFelice
David Behr (L) and Joseph DeFelice (Toms River Police)
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Prescription med, heroin stashes seized in Toms River

A month-long probe of illicit prescription pill flow in Toms River leads police to a hefty heap of them. And police say that a Beachwood man found with some heroin two weeks ago was found with a lot more three days later.

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Another New Parkway Exit?

The Garden State Parkway may be getting yet another new exit.

The Asbury Park Press reports that Ocean County officials will hold an information session on Tuesday, June 30, 2015, to discuss the possibility of adding another exit ramp at Mile Marker 83 Southbound.  The new exit would break up the seven-mile stretch between Exit 89 in Brick and Exit 82 In Toms River, and hopefully alleviate traffic on Route 9 and Hooper and New Hampsh

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GoFundMe
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Help An Ocean County Military Family Faced With Tragedy

Ocean County resident Stephen Sears is currently with the Army stationed in Georgia. While he was away, his family was struck by tragedy. I'll let the GoFundMe page tell the rest of the story:

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Pedestrian-through-windshield driver sentenced

The driver from southern Ocean County who admitted hitting a pedestrian and driving on after the victim crashed through the car's windsheild can expect to spend up to seven years in prison.

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Slammed a squad car, kept on going, say Brick Township police

A Brick Township patrolman is recovering from injuries after his squad car was hit by what police describe as an impaired driver late Wednesday night. The driver was arrested.

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Accused of clipping Pine Beach cops, charged with assault by auto

The man behind the wheel of the car that ran into two police officers during a traffic stop in Pine Beach almost a year ago moves a step closer to trial for assault by auto.

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A model tiny home on the campus of Ocean County College
A model tiny home on the campus of Ocean County College (Tom Mongelli, Townsquare Media)
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Building a Dream in Ocean County

O.C.E.A.N. Inc. is making real progress in efforts to house the homeless in Ocean County and beyond.

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