Ocean County Town Issues Voluntary EvacuationOfficials in Berkeley Township, Ocean County, have issued a voluntary evacuation for residents living east of Bayview Avenue along the Barnegat Bay and lagoons, Pelican Island, and South Seaside Park.
NJ Teen Dies After Stone Slab Weighing More Than 600 Lbs. Falls On HimOcean County prosecutors say 17-year-old Jared Marchiano was found at about 6:40 a.m. Saturday at Stone N' Counters South LLC in Berkeley Township.
NJ Officials: 1 Fire Accidental, 1 Intentional In Ocean CountyThe fires, which were two of four that broke out in South Jersey last week, burned more than 500 acres of forest.
Rainy Weather, Calmer Winds Help Crews Make Progress Against Forest Fires Burning Across NJShortly after firefighting crews gained control over four blazes burning in central and southern New Jersey, a new fire broke out Friday.
2 Forest Fires Burn In Ocean County, NJThe forest fire started at about 11:42 a.m. on the border of Beachwood and Berkeley Township in Ocean County.
Volunteer Firefighter Helps Man Struck By Lightning At Jersey ShoreA volunteer firefighter came to the aid of a man struck by lightning at the Jersey Shore.
Teen Drowns In Inactive Ocean County Mining PitPolice in Berkeley Township received a call about a swimmer in distress in Fischer’s Pit around 8:44 p.m. on July 2nd.