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U.S. Representative Tom MacArthur Responds to CBO Report on Insurance Reform

May 24, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The following is a statement by Stafford-LBI area U.S. Congressman Tom MacArthur.

“The Affordable Care Act is on the brink of collapse and no bureaucratic government report can change that. While I certainly respect the work of the Congressional Budget Office and the staff there, it is important to remember how wildly inaccurate they have been on projections related to ...

Stafford Township Police Set to Join Forces in the New "HART" Addiction Recovery and Treatment Program

TOMS RIVER  - On Friday May 19, Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato announced that the “Heroin Addiction Response Program” (HARP) will now be known as the “Blue Hart” (Blue Heroin Addiction Recovery & Treatment) Program.  

The new name also brings along Stafford Township's Police Department under the leadership of Chief Thomas Dellane.

Boys & Girls Clubs in New Jersey Announce Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez as Master of Ceremonies for New Jersey State Youth of the Year Gala

STAFFORD, NJ - The Boys & Girls Clubs in New Jersey announced today that 2016 Olympic Gold & Silver Medalist and “Dancing with the Stars” Champion Laurie Hernandez will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the NJ State Youth of the Year gala on June 6th at Montclair State University, Conference Center Ballroom in Montclair, NJ.

The Boys & Girls Clubs in New Jersey Youth of ...

Long Beach Island Speed Limits Back Down

LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ - Summer is right around the corner which means the speed limits have gone back down to their usual peak season mph. Shortly following, the traffic lights will also be going back on. 

2017 Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure Set for May 21

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Nearly 2,000 people are expected when the 2017 Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure is held at Liberty State Park in Jersey City on Sunday, May 21.

The race is partially sponsored by TAPinto.net.

The Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure’s official Master of Ceremonies will be WABC-TV Eyewitness News reporter Anthony Johnson, who has been a member of the the ...

Fifth Annual Frank V. Panzone Jr. Memorial Cruisin for a Cure Today Sunday, May 7

STAFFORD, NJ - Today is the day of the Frank Panzone Cruisin for a Cure Event.  It is not to late to show up at the After-Party at Joe Pop's Shore Bar from 12 to 4 p.m.  

The Fifth Annual Frank V. Panzone Jr. Memorial Cruisin for a Cure includes a motorcycle and classic car ride with a family-friendly After-Party at Joe Pop’s Shore Bar & Restaurant to benefit ...

MacArthur’s Statement on the Passage of the American Health Care Act

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, Congressman Tom MacArthur issued the following statement after the House passed the American Health Care Act:  MacArthur is the 3rd District Representative serving in United States Congress.  MacArthur played a major role in the passing of the new health care reform in the U.S. House of Representatives this week.  

Here is the ...

Local Doctor to Pay $156,000 for Compromised Vaccines

STAFFORD – Dr. Michael Bleiman of Southern Ocean Pediatrics and Family Medicine in Stafford Township has agreed to pay a $156,220 fine in a settlement with the State of New Jersey. In the agreement Bleiman will revise his office practices after he was charged with providing vaccines that had been stored improperly.

The doctor had patients that were vaccinated as part of the Vaccines for ...

Stafford Township Police Announce New Special Needs Registry Program

STAFFORD, NJ - The Stafford Township Police Department is proud to announce a new program for residents with special needs.  The purpose of the Stafford Township Special Needs Registry is to provide first responders with vital information about residents who have special needs. 

This program is modeled after Monmouth County’s Special Needs Registry, and Stafford Township is the ...

Healthy Hour Event Powered by IDLife in Manahawkin Tonight

STAFFORD, NJ - Becoming healthier has never been simpler and we are on the cutting edge with IDLife's science backed customized nutrition. 

Tonight from 7:30-8:30 p.m. at 56 Shore Avenue in Manahawkin, you have the opportunity to learn about the only customized nutrition program available through a free online HIPAA compliant personal health assessment backed by over 18 ...

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