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Beachgoers relax at the Webster Avenue Beach in Seaside Heights, May 26, 2016. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Tourism Continues to Grow in Ocean County, Data Shows

Ocean County officials say the county's tourism industry is continuing to grow, injecting $4.76 billion into the state and local areas' economies. The county saw...
Local resident Mick Martino and his doormat fluke, caught off Lavallette, Aug. 2017. (Photo: Mick Martino)

2018 Fluke Regulations Set As Lawmakers Press Feds for Larger Quota

Anglers will face an uphill battle in the quest to find keeper summer flounder this season, with the New Jersey maintaining its historically high...
Flooding in Toms River. (File Photo)

Toms River Residents to See $1.2M Reduction In Flood Insurance Premiums

Toms River officials announced Monday that the federal government will provide additional relief for flood insurance policyholders in the township. Toms River, effective in October,...
Rain (Photo: solarisgirl/ Flickr)

Clouds, Rain Threat to Linger All Week Long

The coming week will bring a tease or two, but no solidly fair weather is on the horizon. There is a chance of rain every...
Police Lights (Photo: Jason Rojas/Flickr)

Motorcycle Crash on Route 37 Sends Man to Trauma Center

A Lakewood man is in critical condition after losing control of his motorcycle on Route 37 Thursday, police said. The accident occurred at 2:43 p.m.,...
No smoking sign at a local beach. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Bill to Ban Smoking on N.J. Beaches Resurfaces

Free from the threat posed by former Gov. Chris Christie's veto pen, a bill to prohibit smoking on public beaches throughout New Jersey has...
Ocean County Library, Toms River (File Photo)

Toms River Library to Host Health Job Fair

Are you looking for a job in healthcare? The Ocean County Library is hosting a healthcare job fair from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday,...