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National Night Out in Stafford Township on August 7

July 18, 2018

STAFFORD - Stafford Police and Stafford Recreation is inviting the entire Stafford Township community to celebrate and attend the 2018 National Night Out at the Manahawkin Lake Park Tuesday, August 7 from 5 to 8 p.m.

Ty Mares will be performing live.  The Stafford Police will do Police and K-9 demonstrations.  There will be BMX Bicycle demonstrations, the Card Board Box Regatta, ...

Manahawkin Man Injured in Auto Accident Monday in Beach Haven West

STAFFORD - On Monday afternoon a Stafford Township man was injured when his vehicle struck a construction trailer on Charles Boulevard in the Beach Haven West section of the township.  

The Stafford Township Police Department reported that a Hyundai Elantra driven by Adolph Schlesinger, 89 years old of Manahawkin, NJ, was traveling north on Charles Boulevard approaching Lawrence ...

National Night Out Presented by the Long Beach Township Police Department at Bayview Park in Brant Beach on August 7

BRANT BEACH - The annual National Night Out event will again be hosted by the Long Beach Township Police Department on August 7  from 5 to 9 p.m.  The event will take place at Bayview Park, 68 Street and Long Beach Boulevard in Long Beach Township.  

This free event features music by Ted Hammock and Jason Booth.  

Kids will have opportunity to join in by ...

The Manahopkin Craft Beer and Music Festival will be held August 11 from 12 to 7 p.m. at Manahawkin Lake Park

STAFFORD- The Manahopkin Craft Beer Festival will be held on Saturday, August 11 from 12 to 7 p.m. 

Discounted tickets are available for $25 online at www.manahopkin.com until Saturday July 14 at midnight.  Tickets at the door will be $35. 

This year will feature 50 craft beers on tap, 25 breweries, 8 bands on two stages, 16+ food trucks and activities for ...

Yardley, PA Man Charged with Assault on Long Beach Township Beach Badge Checker

LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP - On July 4, a Yardley, Pennsylvania was charged with simple assault against a local beach badge checker.  The Long Beach Township Police Department responded and investigated that alleged act of assault on the beach badge checker. 

The police investigated resulted in the establishment of probable cause to charge Warren Marr, of Yardley, Pennsylvania for the ...

Man Dies Swimming in Surf City on the Fourth of July

SURF CITY - On Wednesday, a man died after he was pulled from the ocean in Surf City.  The man was unconscious when reached by lifeguards.  The incident occurred at approximately 2:45 p.m. off the beach near Division Avenue. 

Lifeguards pulled the A 55-year-old man from the ocean and performed CPR on the beach with police officers and other personnel.

He was then ...

Plumsted Teen Faces Additional Charges in New Egypt High School Graduation Threat

NEW EGYPT, OCEAN COUNTY - On Thursday, June 21, Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato, Plumsted Township Police Chief Earl Meroney and Plumsted Township Schools Superintendent Gerald North announced the arrest of Matthew Vanderbeek, 19, of Cream Ridge, NJ. 

Vanderbeek was charged with 3rd degree Terroristic Threats with a Threat to Kill and 2nd degree Attempting to Possess ...

Plumsted Teen Arrested in New Egypt High School Graduation Threat

NEW EGYPT, OCEAN COUNTY - On Thursday, June 21, Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato, Plumsted Township Police Chief Earl Meroney and Plumsted Township Schools Superintendent Gerald North announced the arrest of Matthew Vanderbeek, 19, of Cream Ridge, NJ. 

Vanderbeek was charged with 3rd degree Terroristic Threats with a Threat to Kill and 2nd degree Attempting to Possess ...

Stafford Township Investigating Four Vehicle Fire at the Health Village on Route 72

STAFFORD -  The Stafford Police Department, the Stafford EMS, the Stafford and Barnegat Fire Companies responded on Wednesday afternoon around 2 p.m. to a report of four vehicles engulfed in flames in the parking lot of the Southern Ocean Medical Center Health Village on Route 72.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The vehicle fires were ...

LBI Emergency Bridge Work is Complete

STAFFORD - The emergency closing of one lane on the LBI bridge is now complete.  The work began on June 4.  One eastbound lane was closed during the day from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. The work on the eastbound bridge was complete that same week on Thursday June 7. 

The construction crews next went to work on the westbound portion of the bridge. That work began on Monday, June 11 and was ...

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