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'Social fish-tancing': How a $90 permit delivers the safest beach experience of the summer

If you shelled out for a surf fishing permit this year, you may have access to the safest beach spots during the summer of COVID-19.


NJM Insurance Group sends a second rebate as motorists inch their way back

Fewer cars on the road means fewer accidents. NJM Insurance Group will provide a rebate of $27.7 million.


'Scared for his life': Wilmington mom speaks out after video shows Wildwood police beating her son

In a 10-second clip that's gone viral, one of the officers, a white man, starts punching Wells, who is Black, in the face while he lies face down.


Toms River MVC licensing center temporarily closed for deep cleaning

The licensing center in Toms River will be closed on Wednesday, July 15 for a deep cleaning.


Petition calls for removal of Toms River schools Native American mascots

The Washington Redskins retired their Native American mascot and now a petition is asking the Toms River School District to do the same.


Appeals court revives lawsuit filed by widow of former Franklin mayor

Gloucester County woman alleges a news story defamed her husband, Edward Leopardi, before his suicide


New Jersey ahead of the nation in self-reporting Census responses

New Jersey's U.S. census self-reporting rate is nearing 2010's total. Shore towns lag, but the Census Bureau says that's due to vacation homes.


Bradley Beach Saturday sidewalk sale; details here on how businesses celebrate reopening

Bradkey Beach's business community is "gently and safely" celebrating its reopening with a sidewalk sale and other events on Saturday.


Fired electrician accuses Monmouth County of racial discrimination, retaliation

In a pair of federal lawsuits, Luther Graham claims Monmouth County barred his promotion because of his race and his complaints about discrimination.


Toms River council hires firm to complete township efficiency study for $150K

A New Providence company will review town hall operations to see if Toms River can save money.


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