Two under-insured orthopedic patients at the shore who couldn't afford hip or knee replacements had little hope of walking again - until today. The needy patients from Toms River and Long Branch are undergoing operations free of charge at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch.
Once a quiet stretch of rural state highway between Routes 34 and 35, Route 66 in Neptune these days extends the Route 33 commercial district eastward with big-box stores, auto dealerships and an outlet mall. Now, everyone who crowds into those parking lots can also get Monmouth County government services as well.
The refueling outage at the Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant in Lacey Township is nearly complete. But if anti-nuclear activists have any say in it, there's a lot more to do before power production resumes.
A Newton 56-year-old arrested in July for kiddie porn later admitted luring a 15-year-old to Pennsylvania for sex and having erotic fantasies about child cannibalism, say federal investigators. Now they want to know if Robert Mucha's alleged victims include any children in Lakewood, where he spent time as a drum and bugle corps instructor several years ago.
A C-210 filled with cereal wings in from Indiana in the morning, and within hours families in the Toms River storm shelters are eating. A Baron G-58 filled with coats arrives from Ohio and shore storm outcasts are suddenly fending off the winter's chill.
Bowing to increasing pressure from home and business owners and tenants who live on the Toms River stretch of the northern barrier island, elected officials and police have crafted the means to give them limited access.
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