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A Note to Our Readers about Changes on Patch

A Note to Our Readers about Changes on Patch

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Brick Police Looking For Alleged Burglar Caught On Video - Have You Seen Him?

Brick Police Looking For Alleged Burglar Caught On Video - Have You Seen Him?

The video and pictures show the subject leaving the residence and entering a light blue, four door sedan.
Ocean Medical Center Foundation Annual Golf Classic Raises Close to $125,000

Ocean Medical Center Foundation Annual Golf Classic Raises Close to $125,000

The Golf Classic remains one of the region's most premier tournaments.
Brick Man Killed In Toms River Motorcycle Crash

Brick Man Killed In Toms River Motorcycle Crash

At 2:06 a.m, police officers responded to the scene of a motorcycle crash that killed John Gruen Jr, 47, of Brick.
Tips Lead Brick PD to Arrest Township Man for Attempted Burglary

Tips Lead Brick PD to Arrest Township Man for Attempted Burglary

Suspect being held in the Ocean County Jail
Brick Asking for Relief From Parkway Noise in Evergreen Woods

Brick Asking for Relief From Parkway Noise in Evergreen Woods

Residents appealing tax assessments
20 Years of Summerfest in Brick

20 Years of Summerfest in Brick

Can you find yourself at one of Brick's Summerfest events over the past 20 years?
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Lakewood Man Charged With Exposing Himself to Child

Lakewood Man Charged With Exposing Himself to Child

20-year-old being held in the Ocean County Jail
Found Dog

Found Dog

Do you recognize this pup?
Ducey: Reorganization of Brick Government Will Save $400K

Ducey: Reorganization of Brick Government Will Save $400K

Plan to make government 'leaner,' according to Brick mayor, passes easily
Brick Police Remove Gunpowder Damaged By Hurricane Sandy From Residence

Brick Police Remove Gunpowder Damaged By Hurricane Sandy From Residence

With the New Jersey State Police Bomb Squad's assistance, police then performed a "controlled detonation" to the gunpowder, police said.
Brick to Host National Night Out Aug. 5

Brick to Host National Night Out Aug. 5

Event to be held at Windward Beach Park
Lakewood Men Charged in Sex Assault on Girl, 15

Lakewood Men Charged in Sex Assault on Girl, 15

Prosecutors: men provided alcohol before assault took place
'Market Conditions' Forcing Sale of Seaside Heights Carousel, Owner Says

'Market Conditions' Forcing Sale of Seaside Heights Carousel, Owner Says

As owners seek a buyer, local residents push back to keep historical carousel in Seaside Heights
Brick Government Reorganization Plan Up for Vote This Week

Brick Government Reorganization Plan Up for Vote This Week

Number of departments will be reduced, leading to 'leaner' government, mayor says
Brick Week in Review: Park Progress at Windward, Barnegat Bay Blues

Brick Week in Review: Park Progress at Windward, Barnegat Bay Blues

A look back at the top stories this week
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Two Boats Hit Marsh off Kettle Creek in Brick Thursday Night

Two Boats Hit Marsh off Kettle Creek in Brick Thursday Night

State police, Brick fire boats take nine passengers between the two boats home
Windward Beach Playground Reopening, Time Capsule Burial Planned

Windward Beach Playground Reopening, Time Capsule Burial Planned

Time capsule being buried 14 years late, but late is better than never, officials decide