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Letter from parents of children who went missing in Lakewood

Earlier this week, two children went missing in Lakewood, prompting a large search which lasted approximately five hours. Today, the parents released the following letter to TLS. “The phrase “Thank You” doesn’t do justice to the feelings of appreciation and gratitude we feel towards all of the people who came...
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The 7 Best Old-School Italian Restaurants in Atlantic City

Like every American tourist destination, Atlantic City, New Jersey was hit hard by COVID-19. While the nine major casinos are mostly the reason that people flock to AC, the chorus lyrics from the Bruce Springsteen acoustic song of 40 years past still ring true today: People from nearby Philly, North Jersey, and even NYC are still putting on their makeup, fixing their hair, and meeting in Atlantic City (sometimes lovingly referred to as the Vegas of the Northeast). And they are eating at some of the best traditional Italian restaurants in the country.
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ
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Toms River cop tackles machete-wielding man on Route 37 who was yelling at passing cars

TOMS RIVER - An agitated man wielding a machete on the corner of Route 37 and Brookside Drive, was subdued by police on Monday evening, according to authorities. Toms River Police Sgt. Chris McDowell was on patrol about 7:35 p.m. when he saw an individual “with what appeared to be a large knife yelling at passing motorists,” said Jillian Messina, a department spokeswoman.
TOMS RIVER, NJ

Tragedy at Ocean Beach III in Toms River, NJ is among most News capturing stories of the week in Ocean County, NJ and Monmouth County, NJ

There are communities from here to Maine who are mourning the loss of 18-year-old Levi Caverly who passed away following an accident at Ocean Beach III along the barrier island in Toms River Township on Tuesday afternoon. Levi and his 17-year-old sister were digging an approximately eight-foot hole in the...
OCEAN COUNTY, NJ
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National Park Service Awards $500K To Preserve AC Firehouse

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The National Park Service has awarded a $500,000 African American Civil Rights grant towards the preservation of Atlantic City Fire Station 2, located at the corner of Indiana and Baltic Avenues, the city has announced. “I’ve been committed to investing in our Fire Department since...
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ
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Two Seriously Injured In School Bus Crash

HOWELL – Two people were sent to the hospital with serious injuries after a four-vehicle crash occurred yesterday at the intersection of Route 9 South and New Friendship Road in Howell Township. Police, Fire and EMS Units were all on scene of the crash that involved two school buses...
HOWELL, NJ
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Ocean County Prosecutor takes charge of Lavallette Police Department

LAVALLETTE — Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced Thursday that his office has assumed command of the the Lavallette Police Department as the borough’s police chief, Colin Grant, prepares to begin an extended leave on May 29 and retire at the end of the year.   “The departure of Chief Grant prior to his retirement date leaves the Lavallette Police Department without the appropriate level of direction and supervision,” Mr.
OCEAN COUNTY, NJ
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