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May 20, 2022

SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY, NJ – As the prospect of offshore wind energy becomes more of a reality in the region, several groups throughout the state have expressed an interest in the project. At a networking meeting held earlier this week on Long Beach Island, the New Jersey Resource Project ...

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SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY - Get the boats in the water and the grill's fired up, Memorial Day weekend is around the corner. Crazy to think 2022 is flying right by. The Summer season will be here before we know it!  Not only are temperatures rising, but the Stafford Township Real Estate market ...

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LBI REGION, NJ - Flood insurance has some changes and a free webinar presented by Cape May County, Greater Atlantic City and Southern Ocean County Chambers of Commerce will help provide answers to homeowners, community leaders and businesses. The National Flood Reauthorization Act Webinar will ...

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SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - The first month of 2022 is already coming to a close with lots of snow in the forecast. "As for the world of Real Estate, the first month of 2022 has been rolling right along. Buyer demand remains strong with very few home options for them to choose from continues to ...

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NEW JERSEY - For those relying on state roads to get to and from work, get ready for toll prices to go up.  Tolls on both the Garden State Parkway and the NJ Turnpike will increase by 3% starting Jan. 1. The increases are part of an approved 2020 plan that allows for toll hikes from the New ...

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STAFFORD - Reynolds Garden Shop has a special event on Saturday. Visit with Santa on Saturday, December 4th from 11 am-1 pm Making spirits bright with live music, Mike Corliss will be performing from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and theStarlight Theater Performing Arts Academy perform from 2:30 pm-3:30 ...

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SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY -  Traditions are based on gratitude, family, and foods. There is a little more involved in the making of this American tradition into an official national holiday. The National Archives operated by the Center for Legislative archives shares what it took for Congress to ...

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SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - Earlier sunsets and cooler temperatures, the 2021 holiday season is upon us. Hoping everyone had a fantastic summer season at this beautiful place we call home, the Jersey Shore. For those who leave for the winter, can't wait to see you next season!   As for Real ...

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TOMS RIVER - The day right before Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 10 was a glorious day for an Ocean County veteran who has spent the last 18 years living in the woods. Paul Hulse and the Just Believe Inc. homeless assistance organization began working with this veteran in December 2020. The ...

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BEACH HAVEN - The Beach Haven Community Arts Program will hold a Veterans Day service at 10:45 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park, Engleside and Beach avenues in Beach Haven. The Rev. Dr. Caroline Carson, rector of Holy Innocents’ Episcopal Church, will give the invocation. Mayor Colleen Lambert ...

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NEW JERSEY — After a frustrating morning with no connection for folks here in New Jersey and in other parts of the country, Xfinity services are mostly back online. Many customers took to social media to report no internet, phone and cable for a few hours this morning. In a tweet around ...

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HARVEY CEDARS, NJ - The Harvey Cedars Department of Public Works will begin hydrant flushing on Monday, October 25. During this time, residents may experience low water pressure and/or discoloration. If this occurs run your water for a few minutes. If you have any questions, please call the ...

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STAFFORD - A public hearing will be heard on Tuesday, October 26 as Stafford officials consider an amendment to an ordinance related to short-term rentals. Mayor Greg Myhre announced this at the Tuesday, October 12 Stafford Council meeting.  The Township leadership desires to develop a ...

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STAFFORD - Calling all bargain hunters…the annual Stafford Township Town Wide Yard Sale is this Saturday and Sunday, September 11 & 12 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (rain or shine)! This year there are over 250 households participating! Visit the Recreation Page and click on the Town Wide Yard ...

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SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY - A tornado watch is in effect in our area until 10 p.m. according to a release by the National Weather Service in Mount Holly.   A few tornadoes are likely and there may be scattered wind gusts of up to 75 miles per hour.  There is also a flash flood watch until 10 a.m.

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STAFFORD - The Reynolds stores on East Bay Avenue is holding their  Annual “Good Ol’ Days Sale” on Saturday, September 4th! There will be savings of up to 75% OFF Home Accessories, Furniture, Outdoor Decor, Jewelry, Lamps, Plant Material, Baby Clothes, Women’s Clothing, Hand Bags, and much, much ...

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SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - We wait all year long to enjoy sun filled summer days here at the Jersey Shore and what a beautiful summer it has been so far! Boats in the water, beachgoers soaking up the sun, ice cream at Fantasy Island after sunset, this is what summer at the Jersey Shore is all ...

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STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, NJ - Beginning the week of August 16, the Shore Top Construction Corporation will be milling, paving, installing curbs and widening the road on Back Road and Lange Drive. Work is scheduled to conclude the following week and will begin work on Division Street for mill and ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND — On Friday, June 30, the National Weather Service released a report which confirmed an F2 tornado hit High Bar Harbor on Thursday, July 29. https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/total_forecast/getprod.php?new&prod=XXXPNSPHI&wfo=phi That EF 2 EF2 tornado dropped first in ...

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STAFFORD - Mayor Greg Myhre and the Stafford Township Council are hosting a Lagoon Study Workshop on  July 20, 2021 at 6:00 PM. The meeting will be be held at the Mill Creek Park Pavilion.  Representatives from Stafford Township and ACT Engineers will be at the Mill Creek Park Pavilion, located ...

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MANAHAWKIN, NJ — The Stafford Township Council and Mayor Myhre will be holding a workshop to address the plans for a shooting range facility to be built in town.  The plan is to build this facility at Block 51 Lot 6.01 which is located off Ridge Avenue, near the Southern Regional campus and ...

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STAFFORD — Stafford Recreation is hosting a Farmers Market this summer.  The market begins on Tuesday June 22 from 9 a.m. to noon at historic Heritage Park, located at 49 W. Bay Avenue (across from Rita's Ice) The market will continue every Tuesday from 9 am — 12 noon through autumn.  There  ...

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TUCKERTON — Some local residents reported being shaken this morning, as Earthquake Alerts System reported a magnitude 2.4 quake struck south of the area at 7:52am. Dozens of people reported slight tremors, but no damage has been claimed from the incident. According to the NJ Department of ...

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