Family, Friends Mourning Loss Of 19-Year-Old Keith Pinto, New Jersey Lifeguard Fatally Struck By LightningKeith was a rising sophomore at Ocean County College with many aspirations, including studying criminal justice and psychology.
Lifeguard Keith Pinto, 19, Killed By Lightning Strike In Berkeley Township, N.J., 7 Other People InjuredWitnesses said the conditions were initially clear and sunny, leaving no signs that a dangerous storm was moving in. And it left them no time to take cover.
Berkeley Township Residents Told To Boil Water After E. Coli DetectedBottled water is being distributed from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. to Berkeley Township residents whose water comes from the local municipal utility after a sample of the water tested positive for e. coli on July 16.
New Jersey School Bus Driver Arrested On DWI ChargesStaff members at Clara B. Worth Elementary School in Bayville told police that Anthony Rodriguez was acting erratically around 2:30 p.m. Thursday.
Thieves Pose As Delivery Men, Rob Elderly Couple In Berkeley Township HomeDuring the busy holiday season, crooks are preying on people right at their doorsteps. Armed thieves pretending to be delivery men robbed a couple in their New Jersey home.
Police: Escaped Inmate Captured In Woods Along Garden State ParkwayAuthorities confirmed that 38-year-old Arthur Buckel was taken into custody Monday after being found in a wooded area near the Garden State Parkway.
Prosecutors Rule Death Of Teen Pinned By 650-Pound Slab An AccidentInvestigators concluded that 17-year-old Jared Marchiano, of Berkeley Township, was trespassing at Stone N' Counters South LLC in Bayville when he accidentally dislodged the 650-pound slab.
Friends Shocked After Teen Is Crushed To Death By 650-Pound Stone SlabOcean County prosecutors say Jared Marchiano, 17, was found Saturday morning at Stone N' Counters South LLC.
Police: Man's Head Impaled On Rake Following AttackAuthorities say a man's head became impaled on a metal garden rake after he was attacked in the garage of a southern New Jersey home.
2 Police Officers Injured In Crash In Pine Beach, N.J.Two police officers were injured late Friday in a crash that shut down Route 9 in Pine Beach, New Jersey, according to a published report.
Investigators: Southern New Jersey Forest Fire Was Intentionally SetInvestigators have determined that a large forest fire that broke out in southern New Jersey last week was intentionally set, while another blaze that occurred in the same area on the same day has been ruled accidental.
Firefighters Continue To Put Out Hot Spots Following New Jersey WildfiresShortly after firefighting crews gained control over four blazes burning in central and southern New Jersey, a new fire broke out Friday.
NJ Judge Allows Taping Of 'Snooki & JWoww' In Berkeley TownshipA judge won't stop production of the MTV reality show "Snooki & JWoww'' in a New Jersey shore town that's rebuilding from Superstorm Sandy.
New Jersey's Island Beach State Park Reopens Months After SandyWalkers, four-wheelers, and fishermen may now make use of the park in Berkeley Township.