OCEAN COUNTY RECOGNIZED FOR HISTORIC CEDAR BRIDGE TAVERN RESTORATION

Cedar Bridge Tavern, Barnegat Township HOME TO the last skirmish of the American Revolution, the Cedar Bridge Tavern, tucked away in the Pine Barrens in Barnegat Township, is a historic treasure that offers a glimpse into the past.  Keenly aware of its historical significance, Ocean County officials embarked on a multi-year project to preserve the … Continue reading OCEAN COUNTY RECOGNIZED FOR HISTORIC CEDAR BRIDGE TAVERN RESTORATION

Ocean County Freeholders support Grant Funding for Lease Assistance

OCEAN COUNTY is once again directing a portion of its share of Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) funding to small businesses that have been adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic. "Small businesses are truly the heart and soul of our communities," said Ocean County Freeholder Director Joseph H. Vicari, who serves … Continue reading Ocean County Freeholders support Grant Funding for Lease Assistance

OCEAN COUNTY EXTENDS BEACH SEASON!

Jenkinson's Beach and Boardwalk, Pt Pleasant, NJ (Toms River) – We call it "Locals' Summer" and you're invited! Several beaches in Ocean County have chosen to extend their season through the month of September and, with any luck from Mother Nature, into October. “The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all of us on some level and … Continue reading OCEAN COUNTY EXTENDS BEACH SEASON!

OCEAN BEACHES FROM POINT PLEASANT BEACH TO HOLGATE ARE OPEN FOR THE START OF SUMMER

 WITH WEEKS to go before the official start of summer, all ocean beaches from Point Pleasant Beach south to Holgate will be open in time for the season. Point Pleasant Beach Borough officials announced this week that the Boardwalk will reopen on May 29, and with it Jenkinson’s Beach. The privately owned beach was the … Continue reading OCEAN BEACHES FROM POINT PLEASANT BEACH TO HOLGATE ARE OPEN FOR THE START OF SUMMER

OCEAN COUNTY FREEHOLDERS SUPPORT REOPENING OF SMALL BUSINESSES STRESSING THEY CAN OPERATE WITHIN GUIDELINES

TOMS RIVER - My Sister’s Jewelry Box, a small family run business in Lavallette is offering a window shopping event over the long Memorial Day weekend, while a few blocks down on Route 35 North, Martin’s Casuals, a Lavallette staple for decades is providing curb side delivery. Some of the local restaurants like the Crabs … Continue reading OCEAN COUNTY FREEHOLDERS SUPPORT REOPENING OF SMALL BUSINESSES STRESSING THEY CAN OPERATE WITHIN GUIDELINES

Coronavirus in Ocean County: Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk closed; all parks to open

Erik Larsen, Asbury Park PressPublished 6:04 a.m. ET May 21, 2020 | Updated 3:02 p.m. ET May 21, 2020 Freeholder Virginia E. Haines said that restrooms at the parks will also be open, but visitors centers and pavilions will remain closed. Wochit TOMS RIVER — The iconic Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk will remain closed this Memorial Day weekend, but all 27 … Continue reading Coronavirus in Ocean County: Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk closed; all parks to open

Christmas tree at Jersey Shore is a DIY tradition. Sign a shell, hang it up. By: Lori M. Nichols | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com

The Normandy Beach Christmas tree at sunset, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. (Lori M. Nichols | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) What began as a small "Charlie Brown" tree with solar lights planted onto the beach has now grown into a Christmas tradition for the community of Normandy Beach and beyond. Sue Buzzi placed the Christmas … Continue reading Christmas tree at Jersey Shore is a DIY tradition. Sign a shell, hang it up. By: Lori M. Nichols | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com