BREAKING: Dragnet spreads for midday bank thief in Toms River
A daring midday bank robbery in Toms River prompts a manhunt by township police, Ocean County investigators and the FBI.
Recognize him? Sought in Monmouth car burglary probe
An investigation of Monday car burglaries in Monmouth's Township of Ocean yields no arrests thus far - but a surveillance camera reveals a possible suspect.
Bad brake light leads to cocaine bust in Howell
A Lakewood man described by Howell Township police as a known drug dealer faces possession and distribution counts after being stopped for a broken brake light in a Route 9 shopping center.
Coast Guard recruit dies during training in Cape May
Less than two weeks after enlisting, a U.S. Coast Guard recruit's death amid training in Cape May is under investigation to pinpoint the cause.
Swim advisories issued for five Ocean County beaches
Water quality issues prompt Ocean County Health Department officials to issue swim advisories for bay and river beaches in Brick, Island Heights, Stafford, Beachwood and Seaside Park.
Brick Township’s Villa Vittoria fire traced to stove top
The fire that raged through Brick Township's Villa Vittoria restaurant Monday started when food cooking on a range top was left unattended, according to Ocean County investigators who released preliminary findings this afternoon.
Two crashes, thousands of power outages in Ocean County
Two car crashes involving utility poles within a matter of hours in Ocean County results in serious injuries and a significant cutoff of electricity.
Ocean County center of tri-state airborne nuclear drill
An airborne nuclear response exercise is under way in the skies over Ocean County, and the tri-state area, continuing through Friday.
19th Century baseball, June 25 at Allaire State Park
No fielder's mitts. No infield fly rule. One umpire, and no arguing the calls. Baseball in the 19th century was far from the glistening spectacle we know today. On June 25 in Wall Township's Historic Village of Allaire, two teams take the field for some really old-time ball.
Toms River fitness center theft suspect sought
Someone who apparently engaged in a different kind of lifting in a Toms River fitness center is now sought by township police.
Superstorm housing support sessions in Toms River, Eatontown
Superstorm-weathered families, resituating on limited incomes, can get housing consultation, legal aid and help meeting utility bills in upcoming outreach sessions by New Jersey's six Sandy Housing Counseling Agencies. Toms River and Eatontown are sites for two of them.
Credit fraud suspects sought in Howell and Brick Townships
A couple of big spenders ran up bills in the Howell Township Target on Route 9, and Brick Township's WalMart on Route 88, with fake credit cards using actual account numbers. Police in Howell hope that surveillance photos will jog someone's memory and lead to their arrests.