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NJ Clean Communities Council and NJ Food Council Launch “Choose to Reuse” Educational Campaign 

October 13, 2019

TRENTON–– The New Jersey Food Council (NJFC) has entered into a partnership with the New Jersey Clean Communities Council (NJCCC) to launch the “Choose to Reuse” campaign.

The statewide educational effort - with a municipal focus - is designed to tackle the issue of single-use disposal bags and encourage consumers to bring their own reusable bags when they ...

Oyster Creek Stakeholder Forum Leaves Locals with Even More Renewed Fears

LACEY TOWNSHIP, NJ - Earlier this week, it wasn’t just the inaudible microphone that frustrated locals who came out to the Oyster Creek Stakeholder Forum. They were there to learn about Holtec and CDI’s Decommissioning Program for the now-closed nuclear plant.

 In one regard, the silence was overwhelming.  Seemingly, the message presented by Holtec Vice President Jeff ...

Local Residents Call for Action on Flooding

WARETOWN, NJ - Twenty-five local residents gathered at Pebble Beach on Tuesday, September 17 to call attention to regular flooding, which has become more frequent throughout the entire community. The focus was on bringing attention to deficiencies in mitigation efforts or affordable protection from flooding.

New Jersey Organizing Project, founded by Superstorm Sandy survivors, ...

New Jersey’s First Utility Offshore Wind Farms: What You Need to Know

WARETOWN, NJ – Although wind energy generates electricity for many homes worldwide, offshore wind turbines for that use are still a novelty in the United States. That said, a wind farm project underway in New Jersey will ultimately provide energy to more than half a million residences. This translates to 1,100 MW and puts the state on the national map with its largest wind farm.

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The Glass You Choose Could Make That Wine Taste so Fine

October 9, 2019

The wine was very fine, but it was the glasses from which patrons sipped that were the main show at Ventanas in Fort Lee recently.

About 100 diners swirled, sniffed and sipped wines for about an hour while learning which wine glasses are best for what varieties and why.

“The rim diameter actually focuses the flow of the wine on your palate,” said Julio Ruix, regional sales ...

Upcoming Events

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Sun, October 13, 10:30 AM

St. Francis Community Center, Long Beach Township

47th Annual LBI Commemorative 18 Mile Run Sunday ...

Sports

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Mon, October 14, 2:00 PM

Barnegat Community/Recreation Center, Barnegat

Sixth Annual Columbus Day Blood Drive

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Fri, October 18, 10:00 AM

Ocean Twp Community Center, Waretown

Township of Ocean Flu/Pneu Clinic

Government Health & Wellness

Targeted Medicaid Benefit Provides Family Planning Services to Individuals Not Previously Covered Under Medicaid

October 11, 2019

TRENTON, NJ  – First Lady Tammy Murphy and New Jersey Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson today announced a new family planning benefit program for women and men with incomes that are higher than traditional Medicaid eligibility. 

The benefit, called Plan First, provides coverage for birth control, the HPV vaccine, family planning-related lab testing, and other ...

Candidate Statement for George Fedorczyk for Barnegat School Board

October 4, 2019

This coming Election Day Barnegat residents will have the opportunity to choose from eight candidates to fill three open seats on the school board. After much thought and discussion with family and friends I have decided it is time to become more involved and play a bigger role in the success of our community. I am running for one of the three seats in this year’s school board ...

Obituaries

Marie Eve Conroy (nee Jones), age 79 of Manahawkin NJ, passed away on Thursday, October 3, ...
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Godfather Actor Gianni Russo Tells Steve Adubato How the Film Changed American Culture

October 9, 2019

NEW JERSEY -- Godfather actor Gianni Russo was recently a guest on One-on-One with Steve Adubato, where he discussed his new book, Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies & The Mob, and shared behind-the-scenes details about the famous film. 

In the first Godfather movie, Russo played Carlo Rizzi, abusive husband to Corleone sister Connie, as well as a family traitor, complicit in ...