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Beach replenishment in Ortley Beach, N.J., as of June 14, 2017. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Bigger Beach Will Mean More Work for Lavallette Next Year

Unintended consequences of beach replenishment projects have been under discussion for years at the Jersey Shore, but an obvious might be easy to forget:...
Blinking traffic lights along Route 35 in Ortley Beach Monday night. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Island’s Traffic Lights Back to Blinking

Many of the traffic lights along Route 35 on Ocean County's northern barrier island are blinking once again, a sure sign of fall. Coincidentally, engineers...
Ahmad Khan Rahimi

Suspected Seaside Park Bomber Convicted in New York Explosion

The man who is suspected of planting a bomb along the route of a charity Marine Corps run in Seaside Park in Sept. 2016...
A proposed museum that will house a historic carousel on the Seaside Heights boardwalk. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Seaside Heights to Begin Developing Plans for Boardwalk Museum

Seaside Heights now owns the historic carousel that was facing disassembly or the scrap heap, but the future venue for the vintage ride is...
Missing bulkheading at Manasquan Inlet (Photo: Barnegat Bay Island/ Facebook)

State Takes First Step in Manasquan Inlet ‘Wall’ Repair

Plans to replace a portion of the bulkheading at Manasquan Inlet in Point Pleasant Beach that was ripped apart in a nor'easter last winter...
The R.S. Weeks dredge boat off Mantoloking, N.J., Oct. 2017. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Beach Replenishment Project Kicks Off in Mantoloking

The beach replenishment project that has been in the works for the better part of the last two decades is finally underway. The project, which...
Boating on Barnegat Bay. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

N.J. to Invest $20M on Barnegat Bay Health, Set ‘TMDL’

A plan to improve the health of Barnegat Bay by state officials included a portion long-sought by environmentalists looking to limit the amount of...
Bryn Mawr Avenue in Lavallette. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Paving Planned for Three Lavallette Streets

Paving projects are planned for three streets in Lavallette, one of which is set to begin this week. The borough council on Monday submitted its...
Lavallette life boat. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Lavallette Bans Smoking, ‘Beach Spreading’ from the Sand

Two practices identified as annoyances by many beachgoers are going away in Lavallette. The borough on Monday officially became the latest in a slew of...
A storm moves out into the Atlantic Ocean, as seen in Normandy Beach. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Sunny Skies, Rising Temperatures for Week Ahead

Meteorologists are forecasting a gem of a week ahead, marked by plenty of sunshine and gradually rising temperatures. According to the National Weather Service, the...

BOATING & FISHING

Boating on Barnegat Bay. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

N.J. to Invest $20M on Barnegat Bay Health, Set ‘TMDL’

A plan to improve the health of Barnegat Bay by state officials included a portion long-sought by environmentalists looking to limit the amount of...
A happy young fluke angler on board the Gambler. (Photo: Gambler Crew)

Fishing Friday: Last Chance for Jersey Fluke This Weekend

New Jersey's fluke season will come to an end after the Labor Day holiday on Monday, making this weekend the last opportunity to catch...

THINGS TO DO

Beach Plum (Photo: Cornell University)

IBSP Beach Plum Festival Set for Sunday

The annual Beach Plum Festival at Island Beach State Park is scheduled to take place this Sunday, organizers said. The 20th annual festival is the...
The 2016 Wine on the Beach event in Seaside Heights. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Seaside Heights 2017 ‘Wine on the Beach’ Event Runs Sat-Sun

Seaside Heights will host its third annual "Wine on the Beach" event this weekend on the sand at Blaine Avenue, which will feature local...