Local News

July 31, 2017

STONE HARBOR SAYS TRAFFIC DELAYS POSSIBLE SATURDAY EVENING

Stone Harbor reports there could be some traffic delays Saturday evening near the 96th Street bridge. The Borough will host its annual Festival of Lights boat parade and the bridge will be up at times during the parade, which begins at 8pm. ##
July 31, 2017

COAST GUARD CALLS OFF SEARCH FOR MISSING SWIMMER

The United States Coast Guard called off the search for a 24 year old woman was missing in the surf off the coast of Point Pleasant on Sunday. Authorities say Zuzana Oravcova went into the ocean with a friend around 2:30am and never came back to shore...
July 30, 2017

KERR MEMORIAL RACES IN AVALON POSTPONED UNTIL TUESDAY

The annual Kerr Memorial Lifeguard races in Avalon scheduled for Sunday night were postponed due to high winds and dangerous water conditions. The races will instead be held on Tuesday evening at the 35th Street beach in Avalon, the same night as Avalon’s National Night Out event next to Community Hall. ##
July 30, 2017

COAST GUARD SEARCHING FOR MISSING SWIMMER

The United States Coast Guard was searching Sunday for a swimmer who went missing off Point Pleasant Beach on Sunday. The Guard says it received a report that a 24 year old woman went swimming with a friend shortly before 2:30am and never returned from the ocean. A lifeboat crew and a helicopter were both [...]