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Bid Deadline for Beach Replenishment Project Extended

Crews work on a beach and dune replenishment project in Long Beach Township, Oct. 15, 2015. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has extended the date by which contractors must submit bids to complete a $150 million beach replenishment project along Ocean County’s northern barrier island. The deadline to submit proposals to complete the work were …

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Officials: Ocean County’s Voting Machines Are Secure

New Jersey voting booth. (File Photo)

Talk of a “rigged” presidential election has been spread through the nation in recent weeks and has been a recurring theme in speeches given by Republican candidate Donald Trump, but in Ocean County, officials said the county is taking every measure possible …

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Residents, Officials Mapping Out the Future Look of Ortley Beach

The business corridor along Route 35 north in Ortley Beach. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

A vibrant downtown-style area along the Route 35 corridor, an easier time for homeowners to make improvements, and promoting year-round residency are a few of the goals of both residents and officials who are helping to map out the future …

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8 Condominium Units Proposed at Location of Parking Lot in Seaside Heights

The lot at 1515 Ocean Terrace in Seaside Heights, where condominiums are proposed. (Credit: Google Maps)

A developer will appear before the Seaside Heights planning board this week, seeking approval to construct eight condominium units along Ocean Terrace...

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Application Seeks to Create Two Oceanside Lots in Ortley Beach

2 Surf Road, Ortley Beach (Credit: Google Maps)

Toms River land use officials will consider an application in November to subdivide a plot of land near the oceanfront in Ortley Beach into two lots. The plot of land where the subdivision is proposed is located at 2 Surf Road, …

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