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Robert Novy, Prominent Ocean County Attorney, Reportedly Arrested

Attorney Robert Novy, a prominent Republican and senior partner in the firm of Novy Associates, was arrested today in Brick,according to several sources familiar with the case.   The exact charges have not yet  been confirmed, but one of the charges is rumored to be First Degree Money Laundering.  This is a breaking story, and

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Beach replenishment for northern Ocean County could be near, mayors told

BRICK TOWNSHIP — A beach replenishment project for the northern Ocean County peninsula will be broken up into at least two phases and is expected to go out to bid the end of this summer, officials said. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has told the state that enough of the long-standing property issues should be…

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Guy told to “sit down and shut up” by Christie is running for Congress

OCEAN - The man Chris Christie told to "sit down and shut up" during an event commemorating the 2nd anniversary of Hurricane Sandy is running for Congress.  Jim Keady, an activist, is running to represent New Jersey’s 3rd Congressional District.  He was heckling Christie over the handling of the Sandy recovery efforts when the governor yelled at

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STRIKE IS OFF: NJTRANSIT and Railroad Unions Reach Deal

A deal has been reached between NJTransit and the railroad unions to avoid a strike that would've had devastating result for people traveling along the NJ coastline. About 4,000 railroad workers would've potentially stopped working and effectively shut down operations.  Negotiations had been ongoing since 2011. The APP is reporting a final sticking point was

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Spread the Word- Help a Vet!

The GI Go Fund is hosting a job fair for Veterans on Tuesday, April 12th.  This will be their 8th annual Newark Veterans Job Fair at NJ Performance Arts Center.  The job fair provides jobs, college opportunities, and benefits to military personnel, veterans, and their families.  The event will be held from 10 AM to 2 PM. Click

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NJ Transit Strike Creates Uncertainty for Commuters

A looming strike by railroad workers continues to bring uncertainty on how commuters will get to work.  March 13 at 12:01 am marks the deadline for a deal to get to done.  If a deal isn't reached up to 4,000 railroad workers are expected to strike and 65,000 people will have to find a new way to

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Christie Proposes 2017 Budget to Mixed Reactions

Governor Chris Christie proposed a 2017 fiscal year budget Tuesday that the administration says continues his commitment to get and keep New Jersey's fiscal house in order without resorting to tax increases.  The budget totals $34.8 billion, a modest 2.2% increase over the 2016 budget. Christie stressed the budget is balanced, "through fiscal responsibility, and not

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Free Diabetes Self-Management Workshops Offered in Asbury Park

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ (February 1, 2016) – Quality Insights Quality Innovation Network, supported locally by Healthcare Quality Strategies, Inc. (HQSI), is partnering with Asbury Park Senior Center to provide free diabetes education as part of the Everyone with Diabetes Counts (EDC) program. The EDC program is a national initiative of the Centers for Medicare &

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Frederick John LaVergne, 3rd Congressional District Democratic Candidate, to Advance Positions at Public Event

Frederick John LaVergne, Democratic Candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s Third Congressional District, will hold a “Meet the Candidates” event at the Lacey Township Branch of the Ocean County Library at 10 East Lacey Road, Forked River, NJ, on Wednesday evening, February 10th, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mr. LaVergne will briefly advance his

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What To Expect During The Weekend Snow Storm

All week New Jersey has been bracing itself for a snow-filled weekend that experts believe could deliver over a foot in some areas of the state.  The first serious snowfall of the year, however, is not expected to be a winter wonderland, as Monmouth and Ocean Counties can expect snow to be mixed with pounding winds and coastal flooding.