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June 26, 2022

LBI Region, NJ - The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, which serves as the accredited Destination Marketing Organization for the Long Beach Island region, proudly shares the 2022 Travel Pulse report for the best summer destinations in America. The members of the chamber recognize the ...

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NEW JERSEY - With June officially marking the start of hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are encouraging residents along the Atlantic Coast to get prepared.  NOAA’s current outlook of the 2022 Atlantic ...

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TRENTON – Beginning this weekend, entry to all New Jersey state parks, forests, and recreation areas will be free of charge this summer, announced Governor Murphy.  Park entrance fees will be waived for all visitors, regardless of state residency, announced the Governor's Office. Anyone who ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ -- The unofficial start to summer will be a busy one this year, as AAA predicts 39.2 million people will travel 50 miles or more from home this Memorial Day weekend. This is an increase of 8.3% over 2021, bringing travel volumes almost in line with those in 2017. Air travel ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND REGION - With Memorial Day quickly arriving, the captains of the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association are loving the current fishing action. The only big question is deciding what species to target. There are striped bass to be had in many bay waters, especially in the Great ...

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STAFFORD - The MAGA boat parades are back in 2022. Readers might recall the MAGA boat parades that took place in 2020 all over the nation.  Former Stafford Township Councilman George Williams is organizing the parade this year. It will take place on June 4. There will be a ‘MAGA Boat Parade’ and ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Compassion Café will open for their second season this Tuesday morning, May 10 at 7 a.m. This year's host location is the Sea Shell Resort & Beach Club, located at 10 S. Atlantic Avenue in Beach Haven, NJ. They will be open Mondays through Thursdays, from 7-11 a.m. each ...

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STAFFORD - The Stafford Township Police Department published a press release on Tuesday, May 3 in regards to motor vehicle and bicycle decision on Monday, May 2.  The accident took place at 9:40 PM, the Stafford Township Police Department responded and life saving measures were initiated on the ...

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TUCKERTON, NJ - The Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum has added more to do on sunny days from strolling their boardwalk, springtime crafts, enjoying the nature trail or the annual Easter event. The volunteer and staff are ready to welcome families and history enthusiasts to their 40 acre site ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — Used, broken or otherwise unwanted ice hockey sticks are getting a second life —keeping local waterways clean. NY/NJ Baykeeper, along with several Hudson County-based organizations, are collecting hockey sticks and then plan to repurpose them into oyster habitat units that can be ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- The Barnegat Lighthouse will undergo another construction upgrade, and it will take place this Spring and Summer. The sad part is that visitors will not have the opportunity to climb up the beloved lighthouse “Old Barney” this year.  State of New Jersey officials announced that ...

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SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NJ - Each year, the Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside challenges thousands of brave jumpers from around the state and this year was no different. Warren's Team Toby again participated raising over $9,000. Over 6,000 participated in jumping in the frigid ocean waters on Saturday ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - It is an end of an era for Beach Haven with the famous Fred's Diner being demolished. Owner Fred Schwing officially closed its doors for the last time on September 29, 2019, when he listed the diner for sale. Back in September, demolition began on Fred's Beach Haven Diner ...

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SURF CITY — A Pennsylvania woman has been charged with double murder in Surf City. The woman charged is the daughter of the male victim, John Enders.  Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer and Surf City Police Chief John N. Casella, Jr., announced that Sherry Lee Heffernan, 55, of ...

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SURF CITY, NJ - The two individuals that were found dead Sunday evening at a Surf City residence have been identified. The Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer and Surf City Police Chief John N. Casella, Jr., announced that the two deceased individuals have  been positively identified as ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ -Traveling Tasters, live music, brews on tap, and a festival of spirit announced 2021 ChowderMonth Champions with support from the community to welcome fall in traditional style. The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce would like to thank the community who supported, ...

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SHIP BOTTOM — Ship Bottom Police is reporting that construction is continuing in Ship Bottom. Effective Monday, September 20, the following traffic pattern change goes into effect. These will stay in effect until the Ship Bottom Police Department update.   From 6:00 a.m to 8:00 p.m.

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SEA BRIGHT, NJ -- The New Jersey State Police Homicide South Unit and Missing Person’s Unit are seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a deceased male in Monmouth County. The deceased man has a unique tattoo that can aid in identifying him.  On Sunday, Aug. 29, at approximately 11:29 ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND REGION — Labor Day Weekend brings on a variety of fantastic happenings as peak summer season comes to a close and fall begins to settle in. The Southern Ocean County Cha.m. ber of Commerce has been recommending the best of the LBI Region since 1914. Each year their visitor center ...

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MANASQUAN, NJ — What started as a family fishing trip on Saturday would up being a life-saving adventure for 19-year-old Anton Zambell, a Scotch Plains resident who was in the right place at the right time to rescue a man whose kayak had overturned in waters off Manasquan.  Around 7 a.m.

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Do you love chowder? Then you won't want to miss the LBI Chowderfest! There are two ways to participate: Soup Up & Support Local Starting September 4 – October 2 you can support restaurants directly by purchasing their competition chowder. Then, place your vote online for your favorite ...

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MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES -- The public is being asked to help authorities identify a man suspected of impersonating a police officer in two separate incidents — in Brick on August 1 and in Wall on August 3. Based on descriptions provided by two women who were pulled over by the individual ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Belmar resident John Walsh is the winner of New Jersey’s “Your Voice, Your Shot” video contest, which is part of the state’s public health campaign encouraging residents to get the coronavirus vaccine. Walsh’s “Jersey Summer” video was selected as the public’s favorite during ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND — It is great that the stifling restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic are basically behind us.  Long Beach Island has been inundated with huge crowds this summer.  I do not remember the Causeway Bridge being backed up even at 2 p.m. on a weekday like I have noticed this past ...

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