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Stafford Holiday Tree Lighting and Other Festivities All Set for December 7

November 16, 2018

STAFFORD -  Stafford Township's Annual Holiday Tree Lighting extravaganza is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 7 from 6 to 9 p.m  at the municipal building on East Bay Avenue.

Santa Claus will make a visit. Music and many activities are planned such as:

Ice Sculpting
Train Rides
Special guests
Plenty of opportunities to take great ...

Andy Kim Officially Defeats Tom MacArthur in U.S. Congress Third District Race

STAFFORD - It took eight days to clarify, but after a hard fought race Thom MacArthur said on his Facebook page that he contacted Andy Kim, a Democrat to concede and congratulate him on his victory.

MacArthur has served as a two-term Republican congressman. 

Democrat Andy Kim was officially declared the winner of New Jersey's Third Congressional District seat in his first bid ...

Bu Quach is Still Missing, Saturday's Search Unsuccessful

STAFFORD – Bu Quach is still missing.  

After a strong search on Saturday in Ocean Acres, there was no success finding Mr. Quach.
"Unfortunately we are still searching for our father," wrote his son Johnny Quach on Sunday.  "There are no new leads, the only thing we gained out of this, was the outgoing love and support from everyone.after a strong ...

Veterans Day Ceremonies Sunday in Barnegat, Beach Haven and Stafford Township

STAFFORD - The following towns have Veteran's Day observances on Sunday, Nov. 11. 


Barnegat Township is holding a Veterans Day ceremony Veteran's Day Ceremony, Sunday at 11:00 a.m. at the Watts Gazebo Park on Route 9. 

Beach Haven:

Beach Haven will have a Veterans Day ceremony on Sunday, November 11 at 10:45 a.m. at Veterans ...

MacArthur and Kim Third District Contest Too Close to Call

TRENTON -The United States Congressional Third District race remains too close to call on Wednesday morning.  Incumbent Republican Tom MacArthur faced a heavy barrage from Democrats throughout the nation in this challenge.

Andy Kim ran as the Democratic challenger.  

It has been a fierce battle between two-term Republican incumbent Tom MacArthur and Democrat Andy Kim, a ...

The Next Mayor of Stafford Township is Greg Myhre

STAFFORD - Republican Greg Myhre will be the next mayor of Stafford Township. Myrhe and his entire Republican ticket was victorious over the Democratic party challengers led by Stafford businessman Joe Mangino.

The unofficial results are Myhre with 5,377 votes (57%) and Joe Mangino finishing in second with 4,060 votes (43%)

"This is the result of a tremendous amount of hard ...

Manahawkin Lake Pavilion Named in Honor of Mayor John R. Spodofora

STAFFORD - At the Tuesday, October 23 meeting of the Stafford Township Council, the meeting began with the dedication of the Manahawkin Lake Pavilion in honor of Mayor John Spodofora. 


The council read a proclamation that the Manahawkin Lake Park Pavilion will now be recognized and known as the John R. Spodofora Lake Pavilion.  The entire council was in support of the ...

Stafford Township Holding Veterans Day Service on November 11

STAFFORD - The Stafford Township Mayor and Council will be conducting a Veteran's Day Service on November 11, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the Stafford Township Municipal Courtyard.

The municipal office is located at 260 East Bay Avenue in Manahawkin. The service is set to honor our brave men and women who have served our country.

Democrat Joseph Mangino and Republican Greg Myhre Squaring Off in Tuesday's Election

STAFFORD — Big Tuesday is two days away. On Tuesday, November 6, Stafford Township residents will go to the polls to elect new leadership for the township.   

Greg Myhre is the Republican candidate for mayor. He will be running against the Democratic Party candidate Joe Mangino.  

Stafford Conservatives Republican Team

The Stafford ...

Mayor Taggart Davis Changes Mind, Victoria Rose Project is Approved by the Beach Haven Land Use Board

BEACH HAVEN - In late August the Beach Haven Land Use Board denied an application for the proposed Victoria Rose development.

Terry Moeller and partners Tom and Joan Bertussi announced plans to tear down the bank building on Bay Avenue and build a retail/residential complex. The complex included 20 residential units, each about 1,200 square feet. Five apartments are set aside for ...


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