TRENTON – The Assembly Thursday passed bipartisan legislation to crackdown on anyone who kills or injures another person while driving and illegally using a cell phone.
OCEAN COUNTY – Troopers assigned to the New Jersey State Police Special Operations Section have located and recovered two bodies along the New Jersey shore. The State Police, along with partner agencies, were called to the beaches off Asbury Park and Seaside Park to assist in search efforts for two swimmers who were reported missing Wednesday afternoon.
LAKEWOOD – The BlueClaws will host the 2013 South Atlantic League All-Star Game, presented by Barnabas Health’s Community and Kimball Medical Centers, OceanFirst Bank, and Shore Point Distributing Company, at FirstEnergy Park.
UNION COUNTY – As the summer boating season gets under way, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders has joined with the U.S. Coast Guard to remind residents of the increased risk of fatal accidents from alcohol and substance abuse.
Director Sean Anders’s “That’s My Boy” has sent me into hiding, peering from the widow’s walk where, family apocrypha has it, Great Aunt Martha yelled “drat!” when she sighted Great Uncle Melville returning from sea. You see, I was observed to laugh near convulsively at Adam Sandler’s latest foray into bad taste, and I fear reprisal.