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January 17, 2022

STAFFORD - The Seventh Annual Arctic Outreach in Loving Memory of Mallory McBrien is going to happen on Saturday, February 26 at the Mud City Crab House. The rain, snow, or shine event takes place between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.  The Seventh Arctic Outreach ~ A Community Clambake of Arctic ...

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STAFFORD - We are in the thick of the winter, in fact, today is the coldest day in three years in Southern Ocean County.  It is time to look forward to a great event! The Seventh Annual Arctic Outreach in Loving Memory of Mallory McBrien is going to happen on Saturday, February 26 at the Mud ...

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LBI REGION - End 2021 on a high note by celebrating within the region for a festive night out. From Surflight's Theatre Bubbly Bash to Winter Wonderland Gala, you do not have to go far to ring in 2022.  Some great options to consider are: Black Whale New Year’s Eve Party – Call for dinner ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ - Barnegat's Annual Special Thanksgiving Farmers & Craft vendor's market is back! It will be held this Sunday, November 21, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 14 Birdsall Street. The special market will feature over 30 vendors.

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MANAHAWKIN, NJ - After years of talk at town council meetings, Chick-fil-A and Panera Bread are finally under construction.  Located just west of KFC on Rt. 72, you can currently see a building being constructed on the west side of the lot.  Mayor Greg Myhre has told us that the building will ...

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BEACH HAVEN - Get your costumes together for a big party on Saturday night. The streets in Beach Haven promise to be frightening, and the public is invited to meet at a great Halloween Eve Party at Bird and Betty's.  The entertainment lineup on Saturday night includes the Danksters DJ Meatball ...

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BARNEGAT - Operation Halloween 2021 kicks off tonight, Friday, October 22 at 4 p.m. It also takes place on Saturday, October 23 from 4 p.m.  The event runs until 10 p.m. each night.  There will be live music by Black Zeppelin on both nights. Tribute to Black Sabbath & Led ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND REGION — There is something salty, sweet, and scary happening this October throughout the Long Beach Island Region of the Jersey Coast. With options for all to enjoy tucked throughout corners of this legendary area. October 16 through October 31 Hit the chilling waters ...

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LBI Region, NJ — On October 4, 2021, the New Jersey Health Department created rules to allow home bakers to sell their goods as a food business. New Jersey was the last state to adopt a “Cottage Food Law” that allows many types of non-perishable foods to be sold directly to the end ...

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BARNEGAT — All are invited to join up with Bayside Chapel on Saturday, October 30 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for their annual Family Fall Fest. EVERYTHING is FREE and FUN! In the event of rain, the FULL event attractions will take place indoors. This is a FREE event appropriate for the whole ...

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LBI REGION — The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce is celebrating their 107th fall season in the Long Beach Island Region of the Jersey coast. The charm that the Pines and the salt air casts a magic spell over events taking place in the fall. Some long-standing traditions, and some new ones ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND REGION, NJ -Traveling tasters, live music, brews on tap, and a festival of spirit announced 2021 ChowderMonth Champions with support from the community to welcome fall in traditional style. The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce appreciates the community who supported, ...

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BEACH HAVEN — Sending off summer and welcoming fall as Southern Ocean County closes out Chowdermonth with music, vendors, activities, and beer on tap at Taylor Ave Waterfront in Beach Haven The Southern Ocean County Chamber winds down their month-long food competition and gears up for their free ...

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BEACH HAVEN — Experience a beautiful evening in the Garden sponsored by the Gables in Beach Haven.  All proceeds benefit the Hunger Foundation of Southern Ocean.   Selections of hor's d'oeuvres and small plates from the Gables renowned Chef.   Enjoy live music with wine and beer with Pat and ...

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STAFFORD — The weather was perfect, Covid 19 restrictions were loosened and Ocean County Irish Festival drew a large crowd estimated at over 9,000 people this past Saturday, September 11, at the Manahawkin Lake Park. The Shillelaghs brought honor to the special day by conducting a Commemorative ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ — Compassion Café's inaugural season is coming to an end at their 2021 host location, Barry's Do Me A Flavor on Centre Street in Beach Haven. "Can hardly believe the final week of our first season is here! The people we’ve met and the memories we made have certainly made this ...

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STAFFORD —  The Ocean County chapter of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh's annual  Ocean County Irish Festival arrives this Saturday, September 11, 2021.   The Shillelagh's will bring honor on this special day commemorating the September 11, 2001 tragedy with a special service at noon.   ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ - After a tough year and a half for restaurants and small businesses, Big Barlow's BBQ will be closing its doors when they run out of food this week. Owner, Chris Barlow said "due to the influx in meat prices and shortages on staff we have no control over this." This is not the ...

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BEACH HAVEN — The Official LBI Chowderfest Gear is on demand and ready to order now through September 8.  Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Jetty Ink launched the first ever online Official Chowderfest Merchandise store online to bring the popular gear directly to ...

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BARNEGAT — Barnegat Township will celebrate it's Annual Pirates Day on Saturday, September 11 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Russell O. Brackman Middle School. The bands featured include: Jersey Sure Cats, Lighthouse 8, Nine Lives Later. Pirates, Vallhalas, Pyrates of Fortunes Folly, Sea Dogs, ...

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STAFFORD - A fire has been reported at the Boatyard in Stafford Township. The Boatyard is located just off the east side of the Dorland Henderson Route 72 Bridge.  A boat docked in one of the spaces for food and drink was on fire and created a tremendous amount of smoke. Stafford Police ...

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BRANT BEACH — Since 1975, St. Francis of Assisi Parish has been hosting the Festival of the Sea Carnival, annually.   The Festival of the Sea begins Wednesday, August 10, and continues through Sunday, August 14. The carnival will be open nightly (weather permitting) from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. The ...

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BEACH HAVEN — David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation recently announced that the Third Annual LBI Summer Soiree will be returning to the Sea Shell Resort & Beach Club on Friday, August 13. The organization is celebrating their long-standing friendship and partnership with the team ...

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BEACH HAVEN — Robbinsville's Ross Colton helped the Tampa Bay Lightning win the Stanley Cup scoring the only goal in game five of the finals against the Montreal Canadians.  Each member of the championship team gets to take the Stanley Cup home for a week. Ross brought the Cup to his hometown of ...

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BARNEGAT - Sweltering temperatures provide the perfect time for the opening of a new ice cream shop - right in the middle of Barnegat. Roger Aquilino said he opened Barnegat Bay Ice Cream at 515 North Main Street to bring some refreshing treats to the town he's come to love. Aquilino is a ...

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LBI REGION — Though restrictions have been lifted, there are still many concerns about planning and executing a capacity festival this fall.  The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce has been working closely with the Borough of Beach Haven, as well as local businesses to bring an expanded ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND — It is great that the stifling restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic are basically behind us.  Long Beach Island has been inundated with huge crowds this summer.  I do not remember the Causeway Bridge being backed up even at 2 p.m. on a weekday like I have noticed this past ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND — Hundreds of people gathered at the Boatyard on LBI on Saturday, July 3 to celebrate America on this Fourth of July weekend. These Americans at the Boatyard and Americans around the nation were able to celebrate with a new sense of freedom. The lessening of the impact of Covid-19 ...

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STAFFORD — The St. Mary's Nights of Summer Carnival returns in 2021.  The carnival will take place starting Tuesday July 20 and concluding Sunday, July 25.  What a great relief and joy to be beyond 2020 and the pain of the Covid-19 pandemic so the annual carnival can return.  The Nights of ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ — The Barnegat Farmers Market kicks off today and will run every Thursday through October 28.  The market is held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is located at 14 Birdsall Street in Barnegat.   Today’s Vendor's Include: A & A Dips,   Anita’s Guacamole,  Bakers Bounty,  Bay ...

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