Stafford/LBI News

September 25, 2018

STAFFORD - The Southern Regional Girls Gymnastic team lifted their season record to 4-0 after a 99.425 to 94.45 victory over Manchester at home on Monday afternoon. Manchester's Frannie Smalley came in first place in the all around scoring.  Ava Kelly and Hailey Klimas claimed the second and ...

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LACEY TOWNSHIP, NJ - Join Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce and connect with local businesses as the popular Pop Up Membership meeting begins at 3:30 p.m. on October 10.  The chamber will be introducing its new Google Trusted Verification Partnership and announcing upcoming fall ...

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JACKSON - Southern Coach Eric Maxwell recorded his 1,000th victory as coach of the Southern boys and girls volleyball teams. For the girls his overall mark is 421-107 and for the boys it is 579-97. Southern defeated the Jaguars in two games by scores of 25-9 and 25-14.  Southern's record ...

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BRICK - Maitland Demand scored three goals for Southern in a 7-3 win over Brick Memorial in Brick. Erika Barbera had two goals and an assist, and Veronica Ruoff and Emma Desiderio also scored. Emily Raylman had two assists, and Lauren Bakker and Kate Bevilaque each had a save. Ellie Marotta, ...

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LITTLE EGG HARBOR, NJ - On Tuesday, September 25 at 10 a.m. LBI region women business owners are invited to attend the very popular, Women in Business Roundtable event presented by the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce.  This month's event is hosted at the Urgent Care Now, located ...

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SURF CITY, NJ - On Saturday October 27, Surf City's Fourth Annual Trunk or Treat event hosted by the Surf City Police Department and the Surf City Volunteer Fire Company will take place..   Surf City Trunk or Treat is a fun and safe alternative to traditional trick-or-treating. This free event ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers University funding-raising efforts brought in $223.4 million for the 2017-18 academic year, more than $10 million above what was raised the previous year and the largest amount ever collected in a single year, university officials said. The donations were 6.8 ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - This year's Jersey Harmony Explosion, a festival where professional acapella and barbershop performers bring their talents and expertise to aspiring singers, was hosted at James Caldwell High School in West Caldwell, NJ. "I loved hearing all the barbershop quartets sing for ...

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STAFFORD - The Southern Regional Girls Volleyball hosted a quad-match on Saturday at Southern which included the Rams, Fair Lawn, Lakewood and North Brunswick High Schools.  Southern won all three contests and in doing so did not lose a single game.  The Rams defeated Fair Lawn 25-11 and ...

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MANAHAWKIN, NJ -  David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation is currently selling their mega 50/50 cash raffle tickets. Tickets are $20 each and ONLY 2,500 tickets will be sold. The 50/50 proceeds benefit families battling a cancer diagnosis. There will be one winner chosen during ...

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JACKSON - Erika Barbera scored a goal and dished an assist to lead Southern to a 2-0 victory against Jackson Memorial in Jackson. Southern scored both goals in the second half and their record improves to 6-0 with the victory. Ruby Ramales added a goal and Emma Wilhelm chipped in an assist ...

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STAFFORD - The Southern Ram's have been searching for their first victory of the season and they found it on Homecoming Day Saturday afternoon at Southern. Carmen Deo threw for two touchdowns and 81 yards.  He also scored on a short touchdown run.  Thomas Barnett was effective as he ran for 65 ...

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St. Francis Community Center located  4700 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach Township, is announcing the following registration dates for this year’s Recreation Basketball League.  The Recreation League is co-ed and open to ages 8 – 14 (must be in grades 3 through 8) and registration takes place on ...

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MANAHAWKIN, NJ - Tomorrow from 1-6 p.m. the Beach Haven Moose Riders present the 8th Annual Rocktoberfest event benefiting David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation. The event is a huge success every year and a great time for the entire family.  There will be a bounce house, video game ...

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MANAHAWKIN, NJ - This Saturday at Reynold's Garden shop let their expert designer Heather work with you to create a beautiful sunflower basket. This arrangement will incorporate the changing colors and textures of fall. It’s the perfect centerpiece for your harvest table. Reynold's ...

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Ocean Elite Recreation Basketball sign ups. This is a mail in registration. We offer Pre-K-Kindergarten, 1st-2nd grade basketball, as well as 3rd-4th. You will need to print the file and mail it in. All games, practices and clinics are at the Waretown Elementary School or Frederick Priff School ...

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STAFFORD - The Bellarine Theatre Company's Marvelous Wonderettes is set for this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are available at the door or online at tix.stacnj.com The performance times are Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m.  Featuring over 30 classic ’50s ...

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STAFFORD - Recently, the Stafford Township School District was awarded a $1.2 million grant for their preschool program. The district expects a total of 117 full-day preschool students.  New Jerseys Department of Education awarded $20.6 million in Preschool Education Expansion Aid to 31 school ...

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WARETOWN, NJ - The 5th Annual Survival of the Mills Tri/Du/Aqua/5K presented by Trident Fitness & Performance is this Sunday, September 23 at Wells Mills County Park in Waretown, NJ. All ages & levels of athletic ability are invited to participate. "A walk is as good as a run for a ...

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STAFFORD - The Southern Regional Girls Volleyball squad boost their season record to 6-1 by beating Brick 25-9 and 25-11 in two games Wednesday afternoon at Southern. Gianna Schiatarelli had four kills, Riley Vaughn two blocks, Kaitlyn Ward four digs, Stephanie Soares had 12 assist and Jess ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University President Robert Barchi has agreed to continue in that position for two more years, university officials said. Members of the university board of governors asked him to remain at least two more years, and he agreed, officials said. “Bob Barchi has been a ...

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STAFFORD, NJ  – The Stafford Conservatives, winners of June’s Stafford Republican primary announce their position in Column A on the November 6 General Election ballot. The Team is comprised of Mayoral candidate Greg Myhre and Council candidates Tom Steadman, Dr. Tony Guariglia, Mike Pfancook, ...

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JACKSON - The Southern Regional Womens Soccer team defeated Jackson Liberty 5-4 in overtime on Monday afternoon.  Southern Regional junior Megan Lockwood scored her 36th goal of her career and that is most goals by any girls soccer player in school ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided. State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a ...

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BARNEGAT - New York based developer Extell Development Company is having a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, September 20 at 11:00 a.m.  This development has been a long time in planning and startup. The company plans to unveil the first phase of the project.  Barnegat Mayor Frank Caputo will ...

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STAFFORD - Hailey Klimas, Alexandria English and Emma Wasacz finished in the top three places in overall scoring as Southern defeated Ocean City 101.9 to 88.175 in girls gymnastics action on Monday.  Southern's record improves to 2-0 on the season.  The team figures to contend for conference ...

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STAFFORD - Southern Regional Alum Olivia Gugliemini who is currently sailing at Stanford University was recently honored by the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA).  Olivia was named to its 2017-18 All-Academic Sailing Team.  The All-Academic Sailing Team recognizes collegiate sailors ...

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TUCKERTON, NJ - Join Stockton University students and David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation for "Coffee & Conversations" at The Union Market & Gallery one Wednesday evening a month. Over the next few months, enjoy a cup of coffee and meet a series of health professionals who will ...

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STAFFORD - The Stafford Stingrays’ 12U fast-pitch travel softball squad got its first taste of tournament ball last weekend, when the team finished fifth out of eight teams in the Fall Eye of the Storm event in Howell, N.J. During the tournament, the team picked up its first victory of the fall ...

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BRICK - Maitland Demand scored twice for the Rams in their 2-0 win over Brick Township in Brick. Emily Raylman had an assist, and Lauren Bakker made a save in the goal. Southern has been recognized by NJ.com as the 15th in the Top 20 poll in all of New Jersey. Southern's record improves to ...

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