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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday for Barnegat 67 Development at Lighthouse Drive

September 18, 2018

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 participate. 

This first phase of Barnegat 67, which is a new ...

That Long Time Empty New Store at Rt 72 and Nautilus Drive to Finally Have Occupant

STAFFORD - A few years back Ocean Acres residents were expecting to see a large Walgreens store at the corner of Route 72 and Nautilus Drive.  That occupancy was derailed by Walgreens acquiring Rite-Aid stores a few years back. Walgreens realized it had enough retail presence in our area and decided to not occupy the building.

In the last few weeks, there has been some work going inside ...

Southern Ocean Chamber Provides a Super September to Network

SHIP BOTTOM, NJ - Join the regional chamber of commerce members welcome in fall with unique opportunities to reconnect after the summer season.

The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce invites business people to attend events this September that provide insight into local businesses and programs.

On Tuesday September 25, the chamber will be presenting their successful Women in Business ...

The Damp and Humid Summer Has Created A Need for Many to Test For Mold in Their Homes and Businesses

STAFFORD AND LONG BEACH ISLAND-  The incredibly rainy and damp summer has had a historical impact on the Southern Ocean County area with mold.  Many schools statewide are experiencing closed schools and classrooms until remediation is complete.

How about home? If your residential or commercial property has been hit by water damage, there's a good chance of mold infestation.

Route 72 East Road Construction Project Ready to Begin in Stafford

TRENTON - The New Jersey Department of Transportation released a press release last week in regards to the long awaited East Road Route 72 Construction Project.

According to the DOT, beginning at 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. daily for the next few months, NJDOT’s contractor Earle Asphalt Co., is scheduled to temporarily close a left or right lane on Route 72 between the Garden State Parkway ...

Beach Haven Bank Building Development Plan Rejected by Borough Land Use Board

BEACH HAVEN - The Victoria Rose project was controversial.  Many residents were for the plan and many were against it. Terry Moeller and his partners,Tom and Joan Bertussi were planning to tear down the building and develop the site into a retail and residential complex.  The plan included 22 residential units of 1,200 square feet each. Five apartments were to be set ...

Reynolds Garden Shop, Floral Market and Clothing Boutique Hosting Their Annual Good Ole Day's Sale This Weekend

STAFFORD - The Reynolds Garden Shop and Floral Market are hosting their Annual “Good Ol’ Days Sale” this Saturday, September 1 and Sunday, September 2  at their complex on East Bay Avenue in Manahawkin.

During this event there will be savings of up to 75% OFF Home Accessories, Furniture, Outdoor Decor, Jewelry, Lamps, Plant Material, Baby Clothes, Women’s ...

Southern Ocean Medical Center Nurses Demonstrate in Protest of Lack of Contract from Hackensack Meridian Health

STAFFORD - Residents may have noticed the signs spread throughout Southern Ocean County reading "Patient Health Before Corporate Wealth."

This past Wednesday, August 15, the nurses at Southern Ocean Medical Center took an action of informational picketing from 4 to 8 p.m. due to the lack of a contract.  The nurses contract expired on July 31 and union employees said they are ...

Stafford Township Approves Plastic Bag Ban

STAFFORD – It is time to keep your reusable shopping bags in your car and have them ready for use. On July 17, the Stafford Council approved an ordinance regulating and limiting the use of plastics in the township at a recent meeting.

This ordinance was was worked on for a number of months.  The council meetings were met with some opposition from residents and an official concern by ...

Southern Ocean Chamber Pop Up Meeting on August 8 to Discuss Water Ferry Service

LITTLE EGG HARBOR, NJ - Touch base with your fellow members and find out what is happening this fall as we present another Southern Ocean Chamber Pop Up Membership meeting.

The meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m. on August 8 in Little Egg Harbor. The location chosen is available space in at 1387 Rt 539.

The event will feature an overview of the Tuckerton Seaport- Beach Haven ...


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