U.S. Congressman Tom MacArthur Congratulates Area Law Enforcement Agencies on Large Ocean County Drug Bust

March 9, 2018

TOMS RIVER – Congressman MacArthur released the following statement on Friday afternoon:

I want to commend the law enforcement officers who made “Operation Heading Back” a tremendous success we should all be proud of. If it weren’t for the excellent multi-jurisdictional efforts, these illegal drugs, weapons, and criminals would have poured into our communities and ...

Stafford Council Presents Ordinance to Ban Plastic Bags in the Township

STAFFORD - Recenlty ordinances have been passed in two towns on Long Beach Island banning the use of single-use plastic bags in their communities.  On February 13, the Stafford Township Council introduced it's own version of the law for township businesses. 

During its regular meeting, the council offered Ordinance 2018-06 for first reading. Its intent is to regulate ...

U.S. Congressman Tom MacArthur Highlight's Stafford Police Department Program in Response to Parkland Shooting

STAFFORD – U.S. Congressman Tom MacArthur recently highlighted a strategy of response in regards to the Parkland shooting.  MacArthur held a meeting to discuss community safety in Stafford Township on February 19 with community members. 

The meeting was attended by Mayor John Spodofora, Police Chief Tom Dellane, Captain Herman Pharo, Licensed Clinical Social Worker Meghan ...

Tom Logue, Long Beach Island Postal Worker Makes Second Save of His Distinguished Career

LOVELADIES, NJ -  Maria Logue writes "My hero strikes again."  Mrs. Logue shared that on Tuesday, Feb. 20 her husband Tom, an LBI postal worker helped rescue a man who was unconscious in his home in Loveladies.  

Mr. Logue regularly delivers mail in the same community and had a feeling that something was wrong with an ...

Two Jersey Shore Fishermen on the Queen Anne's Revenge Boat Lost at Sea

BARNEGAT LIGHT-  Two crew members of the missing Queen Anne's Revenge are presumed dead.  The Coast Guard has officially ended its search for the two crew members of the missing fishing boat, the commander of the Sector Delaware Bay said Friday night.  "We would like to extend our condolences to the families and the fishing community affected by this tragic ...

Congressman MacArthur’s Statement on Passage of the Bipartisan Budget Deal

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman Tom MacArthur released the following statement after the bipartisan budget deal passed the House: 

It’s important that Congress came together and passed this bipartisan budget, which will fund the government for the full year and address key priorities for the United States and for South Jersey.  This budget fully funds our military, ...

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