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Prospective cast members of a new Seaside Heights reality TV show at the Bamboo Bar, Feb. 19, 2017. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Inside the Bamboo Casting Call: Will Seaside’s New Reality Show Make It?

Other came from around the state, hoping to land the role as the next Shore area reality sensation...
Bamboo Bar (File Photo)

Prospect of New Seaside Heights Reality Show Blindsides Officials, Stirs Anger

A Seaside Heights bar advertised a casting call on social media Wednesday for a new television reality show reminiscent of "old school VH1 and...
Storm sewer grate. (Credit: Daniel Oines/Flickr)

New Storm Sewers on the Way for Ortley Beach

Toms River officials are seeking bids for a project that will replace most of the storm sewers in Ortley Beach. The township council last week...
ICE officials. (Photo: ICE)

Ocean County Senator Fights Bill to Have Taxpayers Pick Up Cost of ‘Sanctuary Cities’

New Jersey legislators on Monday were debating a bill that would force the state's taxpayers to reimburse local governments that lose federal aid under...
Washington Avenue in Ortley Beach. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Flood-Prone Main Road Through Ortley Beach to be Raised

As part of an ongoing effort to reduce flooding concerns in Ortley Beach, Toms River officials this week awarded a contract that will raise and repave a north-south artery in the neighborhood...