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Remember The 19-Year-Old Who Was Ocean County’s First WW1 Fallen Hero

George Potter Vanderveer, 19, is remembered as the first soldier from Ocean County to have died from combat in WWI – a war the...
A fire rips through a Lavallette apartment building. (Photo: Kevin Barron)

Discarded Cigarette the Likely Cause for Lavallette Apartment Fire

A fire that swept through a Lavallette apartment building early Thursday morning has been ruled accidental, authorities said Friday. The fire, at 1806 Grand Central...
Crews work on a beach and dune replenishment project in Long Beach Township, Oct. 15, 2015. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Beach Replenishment Dredge Still on Way to N.J.

The beach replenishment project that was supposed to have begun a month ago in Ortley Beach has been delayed yet again. After the initial late...
The 2016 Scott Shannon Summer Blast Off in Seaside Heights. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Seaside’s All-Day Party Friday, Plus Your Best Bets for Memorial Day Weekend 2017

Seaside Heights will ring in the unofficial start of summer with an all-day party along the boardwalk, while areas restaurants and nightlife establishments will...
Grandpa Denny and Grandson Ryan on board the Cock Robin party boat out of Point Pleasant Beach this week. The pair nabbed four keeper fluke! (Photo: Cock Robin Crew)

N.J. Fluke Season Will Begin Thursday As Planned

Despite the rejection of New Jersey's 2017 fluke fishing regulations by a federal board, the season will open Thursday as planned, inclusive of the...