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Belmar Sees Return of Two Endangered Species to Beachfront

December 4, 2018

BELMAR, NJ — The northern end of Belmar’s beachfront is quietly making a comeback that will please Mother Nature.

Piping plovers have returned to nest in the natural beach area near First Avenue, and the rare seabeach amaranth plant is sprouting along a strip of sand along the boardwalk between Third and Fourth Avenues. Both are federally endangered species that were recently ...

The Families Speak: Karidis and Caneiro Families Express Gratitude for Love and Support, Requesting Privacy

COLTS NECK, NJ - The Memorial Service for the Caneiro family is Sunday and the Karidis and Caneiro families have shared with TAPinto Colts Neck a Family Statement:

"The Karidis and Caneiro families are grateful for the outpouring of love and support we have received from our devoted family, the faithful friends of Jennifer, Keith, Jesse and Sophia, and many ...

Belmar 2019 Beach Badges Going on Sale, Despite Looming Price Hikes and Talk of New Teen Badge

BELMAR, NJ — Belmar will kick off sales of its 2019 beach badges next month with prices remaining unchanged from 2018 — at least for now.

After several rain-dampened seasons that stunted badge sales, coupled with increasing beachfront costs, the borough council is exploring whether to raise the cost of $55 seasonal badges and $15 senior badges, and to create a paid badge for 12- to ...

Defense Attorney Bob Honecker: Paul Caneiro is Innocent of Arson Charge and Any Other Potential Claims

COLTS NECK, NJ - The Colts Neck arson and murder case is deepening as Keith Caneiro's brother is charged with trying to burn his own home down earlier in the day in Ocean Township. The brother, Paul Caneiro, sits in a jail cell. He has now gotten a lawyer. He looked to one who used to work in the very office that just charged him with Aggravated Arson, Robert ...

Ship Bottom Christmas Parade "A Great White Christmas" Set for Saturday December 1

SHIP BOTTOM - The 39th Annual Ship Bottom Christmas Parade will take place on Saturday, December 1 at 1 p.m.  The parade will run along Long Beach Boulevard from 5th to 25th Street. .  

This years theme is "A Great White Christmas." Area community members are encouraged to enter a float for your family, business or organization.  There are no ...

Southern Ocean Hunger Foundation Hosting 5K Runraiser on Saturday, November 24 in Beach Haven

BEACH HAVEN - Do you love to run or get good exercise?  There is an opportunity to exercise and contribute to a tremendous cause and need in the Southern Ocean County area.

The Southern Ocean County Hunger Foundation is an organization committed to combating hunger in the area.  The Hunger Foundation of Southern Ocean is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, volunteer-only organization which hosts ...

Barnegat Township Hosting Special Thanksgiving Farmers Market on Sunday, November 18

BARNEGAT - Barnegat Township is hosting a special Thanksgiving Farmers Market on Sunday November 18.

The Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be plenty of Jersey farmers with fresh home grown seasonal produce, fruits, herbs, flowers.   There will also be an array of featured breads, cheeses, pasta.                  ...

Missing Person: Multiple Agencies Joining Stafford Township Police Department on Sunday in Search for Mr. Quach

STAFFORD -  On Sunday morning Stafford Township Police announced that the Stafford Police along with multiple agencies will be continuing the search for Mr. Quach. 

The search will be in the Ocean Acres / Barnegat Twp border.

At about 12 p.m. on Friday, he was at the Manahawkin Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, located at 1211 Route 72 in Manahawkin, but then was ...

What a Party! – Clean Ocean Action – Pictures & Video

RED BANK, NJ – One of the reasons you can see your toes in the ocean water - Clean Ocean Action!

The Clean Ocean Action benefit happened in Sea Bright last night at Windows on the Water, Surfrider Beach Club.

The theme was "Ocean in Motion" - celebrating the season of marine migration and ongoing actions to protect the ocean from harm.

People came to party and they did ...

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