The New Jersey Museum of Transportation hosted on September 8th and 9th, 2012 Railroader’s Weekend. This a short little recap of what went on. Model trains included multiple layouts from the Ocean County Society of Model Railroaders. If you couldn’t attend this year, we hope to see you next year.
By Dean Pinto Photos by Rich Demcyzszyn In what was a very physical game wherein the previously undefeated Lions faced off against the defending Class B South Division Champs Barnegat Bengals. Both teams felt each other out for the first 36 minutes where defense ruled and the game was truly a “game of inches” as [...]
Consultant for North Jersey Democrat Campaigns Pleads Guilty to Failing to File Tax Returns Hiver Ambroise, a consultant for several election and political action committees based in New Jersey, pleaded guilty today to three counts of failing to file tax returns with the IRS, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. Ambroise served as an aide to Corey [...]
A Lakewood construction company being sued by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection to clean up an illegal landfill site on Frank Applegate Road in Jackson and another site located on land off of Vermont Avenue in Lakewood was in court again today. After an earlier court order instructed the company to remove all [...]
Police Chief says despite staff limitations, department is still solving crimes; credits public assistance and cooperation. On September 22nd, Toms River Police Officer Adam Koeppen located William T Rome 3rd of Berkeley Township. Mr. Rowe was located by Officer Koeppen driven his vehicle a silver Acura at Route 37 and Mule Road after he became a [...]
Toms River–On Thursday, September 20th an alert neighbor advised Toms River Police that he observed a suspicious male near his home on Silverton Road near Church Road. When he was questioned, the black male as to why he was in the area going near his neighbor’s home, the suspect he “was looking for landscaping work”, [...]
Stafford–On the evening of Thursday September 27, 2012, Officer Robert Mullin arrested Christine Roth at Southern Ocean Medical Center after she was found to be in possession of a substance believed to be heroin. She was charged with Possession of CDS and released pending a future court date in Stafford Township Municipal Court.
The Army released suicide data today for the month of August. During August, among active-duty soldiers, there were 16 potential suicides: three have been confirmed as suicides and 13 remain under investigation. For July, the Army reported 26 potential suicides among active-duty soldiers: 13 have been confirmed as suicides and 13 remain under investigation. For [...]
The Department of Defense announced the death of a sailor who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Gunners Mate 2nd Class Dion R. Roberts, 25, of North Chicago, Ill., died Sept. 22, as a result of a single vehicle accident in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. He was assigned to an East Coast Naval Special Warfare Unit.
The following is a sample of incidents that Patrol Officers recently responded to or were involved with. This does not represent all of the calls for service that were responded to during this time period. Monday September 24: - Employees of Seasonal World on Cedar Swamp Road, made a report of a theft [...]