Little Egg Harbor & Tuckerton Top Stories

June 14, 2021

LBI Region, NJ - Father's Day became a national holiday in 1972, but it goes back to 1910 founded on the need to celebrate fathers and the importance they have on the lives of those around them. Last year with COVID restrictions in place, there were many who could not share the day. This year, ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Announcements from the Little Egg Harbor, Tuckerton Borough and Pinelands School Districts regarding wearing masks will be optional for the remainder of the school year.  Masks are still encouraged for those with health concerns who are unvaccinated but will no longer be mandatory ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Students of the Ocean County Vocational Technical School are serving up Music on the Green this Saturday, June 12. Taking place on Cusisine on the Green at Atlantis located at 261 Country Club Blvd from 3 to 8 pm. The day will feature live music from The Benjamins and The ...

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Tuckerton, NJ - With weather predicted to be cooler tomorrow, all plans are set for the Tuckerton Town wide Yard Sale happening Saturday, June 12. With over 25 addresses registered, the yard sale will be an ambitious for all bargain and treasure hunters. The Tuckerton Pride and Celebration ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Last summer, Walmart announced its goal to be a zero waste company, and will be slowly removing plastic bags from all stores. Walmart Corporate has detailed an ambitious Environmental approach towards climate change, waste, natural capital and product supply chains. The ...

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Local news is more important than ever.  To fulfill our mission of providing our readers with objective, daily, local news, we’re conducting a survey on what our readers think about TAPinto and how they engage with the news.  We invite you to take our 2021 Reader Survey.    Your feedback is ...

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Southern Ocean County, NJ - Amid statewide primary election contests, New Jersey also hosted dozens of local races Tuesday. Here is local information for our Tapinto readers of Tuckerton and Little Egg Harbor. Unofficial Ocean County Election results include  27.76% turn out of the 163472 ...

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Tuckerton, NJ - Some local residents reported being shaken this morning, as Earthquake Alerts System reported a magnitude 2.4 quake struck south of the area at 7:52am. Dozens of people reported slight tremors, but no damage has been claimed from the incident. According to the NJ Department of ...

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TOMS RIVER — The deceased female found June 4 in a wooded section of the Barnegat Branch Tral in Waretown has been identified as Megan Campana, whose last known address was in Seaside Heights. The Ocean County Prosecutors Office reported on Monday the woman's identity. The post-mortem ...

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LBI Region, NJ- oin the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce on June 15 at 10am for their Women In Business Roundtable event held at Adventure Park Lodge at the Mainland Rt 72 E Manahawkin. Liz Santoro, Sales Director will be our host as she offers light refreshments, tours of hotel rooms and ...

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LBI REGION, NJ - With loosening of restrictions, come new concerns with overall security. The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness will partner with the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce for the fifth year to bring a business safety event to the region on June 9. The ...

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LBI Region, NJ -   In time for a summer celebration, the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce announces an Anniversary After Hours at Stafford Historical Park on June 23. This rain or shine event will run from 4-6pm and include light refreshments, networking, self guided tours of Stafford ...

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LBI Region, NJ - More than 400,000 sample ballots have been mailed in Ocean County providing registered voters with a copy of the official ballot that will appear on voting machines June 8 as well as the polling place location for the 413 County election districts. “Voters can once again cast their ...

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Tuckerton, NJ - The volunteers at the Giffordtown Schoolhouse Museum is holding a fundraiser and gathering to replace lost income from the cancellation of the 2020 Ye Ole Clamtown Antique Flea Market. With the hopes that their June 26 Celebration of Tuckerton Pig Roast will help recoup those ...

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TRENTON – Are you in need of a NJ driver license or non-drive ID card but don't have a Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number? No problem.  The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (NJMVC), as of June 1, 2021, will allow applicants without a Social Security number or ...

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  (TRENTON) –  Human Services Acting Commissioner Sarah Adelman today announced the 430,000 New Jersey households who receive food assistance through the state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (NJ SNAP) will receive $75.2 million in total extra benefits in June. Human Services has ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced that on May 26, 2021, Frankie Caserta, 21, of Pleasantville (Atlantic County), was charged with three counts of Terroristic Threats , relative to threats made in Little Egg Harbor Township between May 23, 2021 and May ...

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LBI Region, NJ -  The Hunger Foundation of Southern Ocean is presenting their annual fundraiser with a Taste at Home Dinner. For 2021, the non profit group is hosting a small seating at Ott's Good Earth Garden or a take home meal with virtual component to enjoy in the comfort of your own ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Office employees will be allowed to return to work without the need to wear masks or social distance, as long as they have proof of being vaccinated against the coronavirus, under Gov. Phil Murphy’s latest executive order. The order, which takes effect on June 4, also lifts minimum ...

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LBI Region, NJ - The State of New Jersey Health Department has issued a NJ Employer Covid-19 Vaccine Promotion tool kit to assist with getting employees vaccinated. The Department is now helping to pair vaccine providers with employers to create on-site vaccine pop-up clinics to make the vaccine as ...

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TRENTON — The full General Assembly passed legislation (S-956/A-911) introduced by Senator Christopher Connors, Assemblyman Brian Rumpf and Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove which would extend the current disabled veteran’s property tax exemption to disabled veteran shareholders and their surviving spouses ...

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LBI Region, NJ- Unofficially marking the beginning of the summer season, Memorial Day became an official Federal holiday in 1971. With roots drawing back to the Civil War it was a day set aside to honor the men and women who died serving the US military. First recognized as Decoration Day, towns ...

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LBI Region, NJ -  Outdoor Music once again can be heard in the pines as Albert Music Hall brings pickin back to the stage. Saturday Night Line-Ups are taking place outdoors in the rear of the Albert Music Hall located at 131 Wells Mills Road in Waretown, weather permitting. The Pinelands Cultural ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Approaching summer, the 618 miles of Ocean County roads sees double the number of vehicles. That is why Ocean County Sheriff Michael G Mastronardy is emphasizing that wearing a seatbelt helps save lives. The Office of the Ocean County Sheriff will be taking part in the New Jersey ...

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LIttle Egg Harbor/Tuckerton, NJ - With Memorial Day Weekend underway, there are several tributes happening to honor the members of military that have fallen in service. On Saturday, May 29 beginning at 830 am Local Scout troops will be assisting the LEH American Legion Post 493 mark veteran ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Office employees will be allowed to return to work without the need to wear masks or social distance, as long as they have proof of being vaccinated against the coronavirus, under Gov. Phil Murphy’s latest executive order. The order, which takes effect on June 4, also lifts minimum ...

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A dramatic decline in housing inventory contributed to a 20% increase in single-family home prices statewide compared to 2020, according to April data recently released by New Jersey Realtors. The rapid price increase follows predictions last month from real estate experts who told TAPinto the ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ -  Dog lovers in Southern Ocean County will have a specially designed place to take their canine companions where they can run and roam off-leash beginning June 1.  Ocean County Commissioner Virginia E. Haines, chairwoman of the Ocean County Department of Parks and Recreation, ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Family Promise of Southern Ocean County recognized Pinelands Middle School Eighth Grader Antonio Guerrero for his kindness for the homeless and at risk families enrolled in their programs.  Antonio's Birthday Pan Collection Drive raises awareness to the local need for ...

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Haddonfield, NJ: The Community Foundation of South Jersey (CFSJ) envisions an eight-county region thriving where all neighbors aspire, succeed, participate, and give. The vision is realized as CFSJ inspires generosity, manages and deploys permanent charitable assets, and exercises collaborative ...

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