Southern Ocean County Campground celebrates growing nationwide program that helps active military families get a well-deserved vacation Camping is a family tradition that fits with almost all vacation budgets. Allowing families of all sizes to enjoy time away, it is also the perfect fit for active military families that may need to plan vacations on … Continue reading Bakers Acres shares the Joy of Camping with Military Families through Tents for Troops Initiative
LIKE A BAD PENNY, or in this case two pennies, another hike in the state’s gasoline tax could soon be burdening local motorists, thanks to Trenton lawmakers. “Here we go again,” said Freeholder Director Gerry P. Little. “This Board of Freeholders will vehemently oppose an additional increase in the gasoline tax, as we did … Continue reading FREEHOLDERS OPPOSE YET ANOTHER PLAN BY STATE LEADERS TO INCREASE THE GASOLINE TAX
The Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association has announced it will once again be sponsoring its Junior Mates Program this summer in Beach Haven, NJ. Interested teenagers are welcome. The BHCFA is a group of fishing captains from the Beach Haven area who have banded together to further the sport of recreational fishing while also assisting … Continue reading The Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association is Looking for Junior Mates!
TOMS RIVER – Ocean County saw its tourism dollars grow 1.8 percent in 2017 bringing the amount tourism injects into the local economy to $4.76 billion. “I am happy to see our numbers continue to increase when it comes to tourism in Ocean County,” said Ocean County Freeholder Joseph H. Vicari, who serves as … Continue reading Tourism Continues to Grow in Ocean County
A celebration for all those who are planning to celebrate, over 70 Southern Ocean County Chamber members hosted 566 attendees at the April 22 party planning tour which spanned Long Beach Island SHIP BOTTOM, N.J. - April 23, 2018 - - Decision makers and attendees arrived from across the country to be part of Southern … Continue reading Southern Ocean Chamber’s Wedding Road Show Makes 10th Year A Charm
Ocean County, NJ - Freeholder Director Joseph H. Vicari has spent decades advocating the vibrant fishing industry which thrives on Ocean County's aqua-cultural landscape. "From the Barnegat Bay to the lakes and of course the Atlantic Coastline, fishing is a premier recreational and commercial sport in our region." Vicari states, " Clamming, crabbing, bay fishing, surf … Continue reading Freeholder Director Joseph H. Vicari says “Fishing in Ocean County continues to be bountiful in the Fall”
Ocean County, NJ - The fishing action off Long Beach Island for the captains of the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association continues to be a wide mix of fish from the inshore structure and artificial reefs along with some good action on false albacores, bonita, and some bluefish. Captain Carl Sheppard of the “Star Fish” … Continue reading Beach Haven Charter Boat Captains look forward to striper season
Ocean County Freeholder Director, Joseph H. Vicari, serves up chowder during the annual "Chowderfest" on Long Beach Island. Ocean County, NJ- With the closing of Summer, the locals delight in the transition of bustling Summer traffic to bountiful Fall activities. The air is cooler, the pace is quicker and Festivals and Events are in full … Continue reading “Delight-Fall” Experiences. Make the Most of this Vibrant Season in Ocean County.
Ocean County, NJ - Although the weather was not very cooperative the last two weeks of the summer in Beach Haven and the New Jersey summer flounder season which closed September 5, the captains of the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association made the most of it when they could. The fluke catches just seemed … Continue reading Beach Haven Charter Boat Fishing Association Weekly Fishing Report
Photo: NJ Maritime Museum on Long Beach Island, Ocean County OCEAN COUNTY’S businesses and attractions are ready for the final long weekend of the summer, even if Mother Nature doesn’t fully cooperate, Freeholder Director Joseph H. Vicari said. “What better way to say goodbye to the summer than by spending an enjoyable weekend in Ocean County,” Vicari … Continue reading Freeholder Vicari Says There’s Lots to do in Ocean County this Labor Day Weekend. Even if it Rains.