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Man drowns off Mantoloking shore

Man drowns off Mantoloking shore

MANTOLOKING — A man, later identified as 22-year-old John A. Crimmins of Yonkers, New York, drowned off the Lyman Street beach in Mantoloking on Independence Day, according to officials.

Police received a 911 call at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 4, reporting that a man had been swimming with friends in Mantoloking when he suddenly disappeared from view, according to Ocean County Prosecutor's Office spokesperson Al Della Fave. ...

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New boro hall approvedNew boro hall approved

MANTOLOKING — Plans for a new borough hall costing up to $4.53 million were unanimously approved by the borough council this week, despite negative reaction from some members of the public.

The three-story, 10,000 square-foot building is to include all of the amenities of the old borough hall, which was demolished in mid-2013 because of extensive damage from Superstorm Sandy the previous fall.

The council voted Tuesday to approve the ...

Fred Tuccillo named editorFred Tuccillo named editor

POINT PLEASANT BEACH — Star News Group has named Frederick J. Tuccillo as editor of The Coast Star, The Ocean Star and Night ...

Body of Jackson Township man found in Lake ComoBody of Jackson Township man found in Lake Como

LAKE COMO — Investigators from the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office are still trying to figure out what happened to the man who was found dead in the borough’s namesake lake Friday.

The deceased was identified as Justin Cook, a 32-year-old Jackson resident who had recently been staying with friends in the borough, according to Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni.

Officials said the death is not believed to be suspicious.

Mayor Brian ...

Warnick charges modifiedWarnick charges modified

FREEHOLD — A status conference on criminal charges against Kalee Warnick, a former Wall High School English teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 15-year-old student, produced changes in several counts of her indictment.

The conference was held Wednesday before Judge Anthony J. Mellaci in Monmouth County Superior Court, Freehold.

Ms. Warnick, 24, was indicted last September and charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree endangering the welfare ...


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