There were nine newborn puppies found in deplorable conditions when a good samaritan found them discarded among garbage in Farmingdale, Monmouth County this week.

Several Manchester Township Police Officers saved the life of a man from Bayville who was responding as a tow truck driver to an accident and collapsed on the roadway.

Gun and drug trafficking continue to wreak havoc on New Jersey towns.

These are just some of the stories that impacted our communities in Ocean County, Monmouth County, and the state of New Jersey and beyond this past week.

There's also some new fun and food at First Energy Park in Lakewood, by the way, where the Jersey Shore BlueClaws have new ways for you to enjoy games.

Here is what happened, if you can help solve a crime, contact the appropriate law enforcement agency.

The biggest Jersey Shore News stories of the week

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