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Southern Boys Golfers Grab Top Four Spots in Victory Over Lacey 172-196

April 21, 2017

STAFFORD - The undefeated Southern Regional Golf team raised their season record to 4-0 with an impressive 172-196 victory over Lacey on Friday.  

The Rams scored the four best scores led by Caleb Rossi with a 40, Nick Campanelli 42, Chris D'Allesandro 44 and Pete Fabian rounded out the top with a score of 46. 

Matt Czuer and Brian Huebler each shot a 49 to lead Lacey.

Southern Boys Golfers Defeat Brick 174-234

STAFFORD - The Southern Regional Golf team, coming off winning the Ocean County Tournament returned to regular season action and defeated Brick Township 174-234 on Wednesday.  

Caleb Rossi led the way in the victory shooting a 39.  Chris D'Alessandro shot a 42 for second place, Jonathan Sheehan shot a 45 and Nick Campanelli scored a 48.  Pete Fabian Jr. came in ...

Brick's DiGiovanni Leads Brick to 10-1 Victory Over Southern's Softball Squad

STAFFORD - The Southern Regional Softball team were defeated on Tuesday by Brick Township 10-1 at home.

Brick's Nicole Digiovanni went 4-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored and Samantha Le and Alexa Halley each had a two-run single with a run scored apiece to lead Brick..

Erica O'Rourke had two hits with two runs scored and Christine Frazee added two singles with a run scored for ...

Gov. Christie Breaks Ground for Atlantic City Gateway Project with Stockton’s $178M. Campus

April 23, 2017

GALLOWAY, NJ - The $220 million Atlantic City Gateway Project “demonstrates that we’ve turned the corner” in efforts to revitalize the city, said Gov. Chris Christie today, joining state Senate President Stephen Sweeney, Atlantic City Development Corp. (AC Devco) Chairman Jon Hanson, South Jersey Industries President and CEO Michael Renna and Stockton President Harvey Kesselman ...

LBI Wedding Road Show Hosted by the Southern Ocean Chamber on Sunday April 23

LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ - On Sunday April 23, 2017, engaged couples & their entourages are invited to take a self-guided tour of LBI’s picture perfect venues filled with professionals dedicated to making your wedding day as beautiful as can be imagined.

Start your day Tuckerton Seaport with breakfast & an engagement ring selfie station, or simply check in at one of the registration ...

Stafford Police Establish Internet Safe Exchange Zone

STAFFORD - Stafford Township Police Chief Thomas Dellane announced today that the department has established an “Internet Safe Exchange Zone” for residents buying or selling items online.  “The shopping trends of most Americans have changed dramatically over the past few years.  Many of our residents utilize websites like eBay, Craigslist and other buy and sell ...

Gov. Christie Breaks Ground for Atlantic City Gateway Project with Stockton’s $178M. Campus

April 23, 2017

GALLOWAY, NJ - The $220 million Atlantic City Gateway Project “demonstrates that we’ve turned the corner” in efforts to revitalize the city, said Gov. Chris Christie today, joining state Senate President Stephen Sweeney, Atlantic City Development Corp. (AC Devco) Chairman Jon Hanson, South Jersey Industries President and CEO Michael Renna and Stockton President Harvey Kesselman ...

Southern Boys Golfers Grab Top Four Spots in Victory Over Lacey 172-196

STAFFORD - The undefeated Southern Regional Golf team raised their season record to 4-0 with an impressive 172-196 victory over Lacey on Friday.  

The Rams scored the four best scores led by Caleb Rossi with a 40, Nick Campanelli 42, Chris D'Allesandro 44 and Pete Fabian rounded out the top with a score of 46. 

Matt Czuer and Brian Huebler each shot a 49 to lead Lacey.

Southern Boys Golfers Defeat Brick 174-234

STAFFORD - The Southern Regional Golf team, coming off winning the Ocean County Tournament returned to regular season action and defeated Brick Township 174-234 on Wednesday.  

Caleb Rossi led the way in the victory shooting a 39.  Chris D'Alessandro shot a 42 for second place, Jonathan Sheehan shot a 45 and Nick Campanelli scored a 48.  Pete Fabian Jr. came in ...

Stafford Township Police Department Receives Prestigious Ambassador Award

April 21, 2017

STAFFORD - The Stafford Township Police Department under Chief Thomas Dellane received a special honor on Thursday, April 20.  The men and women of the department were honored as one of six recipients in New Jersey to receive an Ambassador Award from the Governor’s Council on Mental Health Stigma. 

The Ambassador Awards honors Law Enforcement Professionals that provide ...

Stafford Police Establish Internet Safe Exchange Zone

STAFFORD - Stafford Township Police Chief Thomas Dellane announced today that the department has established an “Internet Safe Exchange Zone” for residents buying or selling items online.  “The shopping trends of most Americans have changed dramatically over the past few years.  Many of our residents utilize websites like eBay, Craigslist and other buy and sell ...

St. Francis Celebrating Mass to Honor Military Servicemen and First Responders

April 11, 2017

BRANT BEACH - On Saturday April 29 at 11:30 a.m. a special mass will be held to honor military service people and first responders.

The Mass of Appreciation will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Brant Beach. The mass honors the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces and first responders.  The organizer of this event is the Knights For Christ The Healer organization.

Marion Romano Listings: Open Houses Saturday April 22

April 22, 2017

SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - This Saturday April 22, come check out these beautiful homes for sale in our area. There will be 6 Open Houses open to the public throughout Tuckerton, Stafford Township, and Waretown.

Homes are listed by Van Dyk Agent Marion Romano. View full listings on our Real Estate Section. 

10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. 1546 Mill Creek Road ...

LBI Wedding Road Show Hosted by the Southern Ocean Chamber on Sunday April 23

April 17, 2017

LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ - On Sunday April 23, 2017, engaged couples & their entourages are invited to take a self-guided tour of LBI’s picture perfect venues filled with professionals dedicated to making your wedding day as beautiful as can be imagined.

Start your day Tuckerton Seaport with breakfast & an engagement ring selfie station, or simply check in at one of the registration ...

Marion Romano Listings: Open Houses Saturday April 22

April 22, 2017

SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - This Saturday April 22, come check out these beautiful homes for sale in our area. There will be 6 Open Houses open to the public throughout Tuckerton, Stafford Township, and Waretown.

Homes are listed by Van Dyk Agent Marion Romano. View full listings on our Real Estate Section. 

10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. 1546 Mill Creek Road ...

Gov. Christie Breaks Ground for Atlantic City Gateway Project with Stockton’s $178M. Campus

April 23, 2017

GALLOWAY, NJ - The $220 million Atlantic City Gateway Project “demonstrates that we’ve turned the corner” in efforts to revitalize the city, said Gov. Chris Christie today, joining state Senate President Stephen Sweeney, Atlantic City Development Corp. (AC Devco) Chairman Jon Hanson, South Jersey Industries President and CEO Michael Renna and Stockton President Harvey Kesselman ...

Stafford Township Police Department Receives Prestigious Ambassador Award

STAFFORD - The Stafford Township Police Department under Chief Thomas Dellane received a special honor on Thursday, April 20.  The men and women of the department were honored as one of six recipients in New Jersey to receive an Ambassador Award from the Governor’s Council on Mental Health Stigma. 

The Ambassador Awards honors Law Enforcement Professionals that provide ...

What's So Good About Good Friday?

April 14, 2017

STAFFORD, NJ -  Many churches in the Stafford and Long Beach Island area will conduct Good Friday services today.  Area churches have gathered for 20 years at the Ocean Community Church on Route 72 in Manahawkin for a Good Friday service.  A number of denominations and leaders are represented. 

The service takes place at noon and usually concludes around 3 ...

St. Francis Celebrating Mass to Honor Military Servicemen and First Responders

BRANT BEACH - On Saturday April 29 at 11:30 a.m. a special mass will be held to honor military service people and first responders.

The Mass of Appreciation will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Brant Beach. The mass honors the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces and first responders.  The organizer of this event is the Knights For Christ The Healer organization.

Bon Jovi at Madison Square Garden was Awesome!

April 21, 2017

If you wanted to define New Jersey, two names come to mind: Jon Bon Jovi and Bruce Springsteen. 

TAPinto Travels has had the pleasure of meeting and working with both and can vouch for their love of both the Garden State and greater New York area.

And so It was a homecoming of sorts for Bon Jovi on Saturday as he rocked Madison Square Garden.

It seems remarkable the ...

Swimming with the Australian Minke Whales

TAPinto Travels 

It approaches from deep within the Coral Sea, 20 feet of steel grey torpedo-shaped flesh that sends shivers through the gaggle of snorkelers peering down from the surface.

A great white shark?

Nope. The elusive minke whale and we have leaped off a dive boat far out in Australia's Great Barrier Reef to swim with them.

Much to the consternation of ...

Weekend Ideas for April 22 - 23

One of the most notable dates coming up this weekend is globally celebrated Earth Day. Many communities will be putting together celebrations on Saturday to recognize the importance of taking care of our planet. Many of the festivals are free of charge and open to the general public.

10th Annual Earth Day Celebration

Centenary University in Hackettstown is hosting its yearly Earth Day event ...

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Comedy Night Fundraiser to Benefit the Marlton VFW

April 21, 2017

Come out & support the VFW in Marlton, at the hottest comedy event in Burlington County!  Headlining this show is Doug Karpf, who is a favorite in NYC clubs and performs regularly for the US Armed Forces!  Also appearing on this show is Sandy Ehlers (The View, writer of one-woman show “Brassy, Sassy and Gassy”) and host Mollie Sperduto (finalist, Tropicana AC Comedy ...