Board of Chosen Freeholders
2014 Organization Comments by Freeholder Director Joseph H. Vicari
 Freeholder Joseph H. Vicari
 Director
 Freeholder John C. Bartlett Jr.
 Deputy Director
 Freeholder John P. Kelly
 Freeholder James F. Lacey
 Freeholder Gerry P. Little

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  Toms River, NJ 08754-2191

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  Toms River, NJ
  Phone: (732) 244-2121

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101 Hooper Ave. Admin Building
Toms River, NJ 08754
Phone: (732) 929-2147
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Ocean County Clerk's Office
P.O. Box 2191
Toms River, NJ 08754-2191
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 Joseph D. Coronato
Office of the Prosecutor
119 Hooper Ave.
Toms River, New Jersey 08753
Phone: (732)-929-2027
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 Sheriff Michael G. Mastronardy
Ocean County Sheriff's Office
120 Hooper Ave
Toms River, NJ 08753
Phone: (732)-929-2044
Emergency: (732) 349-2010
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 Jeffrey Moran
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P. O. Box 2191
Toms River, NJ 08754-2191
Phone: (732)-929-2011

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Household Hazardous Waste Collections Scheduled

The Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders has scheduled dates for its Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program.
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Document Shredding Program

The Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders is again offering residents the opportunity to get rid of personal documents safely and securely through the annual Residential Document Shredding Program.
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Officials Urge Use of Prescription Drug Dropoff Boxes

OCEAN COUNTY officials are urging residents to safely dispose of unused and expired prescription medications at drop-off boxes located throughout the County.
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Superstorm Sandy Housing Recovery Centers Open

Beginning at 8 a.m., Saturday, June 8, Housing Recovery Centers will open in each of the nine counties most impacted by Superstorm Sandy.
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Beware of Scam Artists

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, residents need to be vigilant of scam artists.

 Click here to read information on how to protect yourself from scam artists

Emergency Lines for Emergency Calls Only

The Ocean County Sheriff's Department asks that residents do not call 9-1-1 or the Office of Emergency Management unless it is an actual emergency. Information on evacuations, shelters and other storm-related activities is available on the county and local municipal websites or by calling non-emergency numbers. For county information please call 732-929-2000.

Reporting a power outage or a street light out?

Ocean County Freeholder Joseph H. Vicari encourages residents to report power outages and streetlight outages to the utility companies servicing the area.

For First Energy customers which include Jersey Central Power & Light call 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877) or call Customer Service at 800-662-3115 or visit online at  www.firstenergycorp.com and click on "Report an outage."

For Atlantic City Electric customers call 1-800-642-3780 or go online at  www.atlanticcityelectric.com and click on link to report streetlight outage.

Silver Alert System

Ocean County wants the public to be aware of the state's Silver Alert System which could serve as a lifeline in cases of missing persons who suffer from dementia or other cognitive impairment.

 Click here to read important information on this program.

Grass Too High on State Road?

To report unattractive weeds and grass too tall that might be causing site distance problems along state Highways in Ocean County including Routes 37, 35, 72 and 70, call the state Department of Transportation dispatch number at 609-588-6212. The call is taped and logged into a state data base.
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Live Country, Bluegrass, and Folk Music Concert

Location : Albert Music Hall
Address : 131 Wells Mills Road
Town : Waretown (Ocean Township)
Phone : 609-971-1593
Every Saturday Night
7:30pm
$1children 11 and under, $5, adults, live stage concert of bluegrass, country, and pinelands music by musicians from the tri-state area, presented by The Pinelands Cultural Society.

Contact:609-971-1593

 Albert Music Hall

Live Comedy Shows

Location : Uncle Vinnies Comedy Club
Address : 520 Arnold Ave.
Town : Point Pleasant Beach Borough
Phone : 732-899-3900
All Year Round
Wed. - Sat.
Call or check website for show times and ticket prices
Ocean County Comedy Club.

Contact:732-899-3900

 Uncle Vinnies Comedy Club

Show Place Ice Cream Parlour Open

Location : Show Place Ice Cream Parlour
Address : Centre St. & Beach Ave.
Town : Beach Haven Township
Phone : 609-492-0018
Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day
Call or check website for hours and prices
Enjoy a show and dessert as you become part of the entertainment, talented wait staff perform Cabaret, Show Tunes and Improvisation.

Contact:609-492-0018

 Show Place Ice Cream Parlour

Jenkinson's Aquarium Feeding Schedule

Location : Jenkinsons Aquarium
Address : 300 Ocean Avenue
Town : Point Pleasant Beach Borough
Phone : 732-899-1659
All Year Round
Daily
Summer feeding schedule begins on 6/21/13
Seals: 10am, 3pm & 8pm Daily Penguins: 12pm & 7:30 Daily Atlantic Sharks: 9pm Mon., Wed. & Sat.
Off season feeding schedule begins on 9/3/13
Seals: 10am, 1pm & 4pm Daily Penguins: 11am & 3:30 Daily
Atlantic sharks: 1:30pm Mon., Wed. & Sat.
General admission, watch the animals being fed by a staff member.

Contact:732-899-1659

 Jenkinsons Aquarium

Island Beach State Park Open

Location : Island Beach State Park
Address : Route 35
Town : Seaside Park Borough
All Year Round
Daily
Sept. - Apr. - 8am - Dusk
May - Aug. - 8am - 8pm
Park admission, enjoy trails, recreation area, Barnegat Bay access, Island Beach Northern Natural Area (659 acres) and Southern Natural Area (1,237 acres), fishing, waterfowl hunting, canoeing and kayaking, ocean swimming, shower facilities, picnicking, bicycling and horseback riding, sail boarding and surfing, scuba diving, interpretive programs, and Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone.

Contact:732-793-0506

 Island Beach State Park

Toms River Seaport Society & Maritime Museum Open

Location : Toms River Seaport Society
Address : 78 E. Water Street
Town : Toms River Township
Phone : 732-349-9209
All Year Round
Tues., Thurs., & Sat.
10am - 2pm
A non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of the rich maritime heritage of the Barnegat Bay in New Jersey.

Contact:732-349-9209

 Toms River Seaport Society

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum Open

Location : Tuckerton Seaport
Address : 120 West Main Street
Town : Tuckerton Borough
All Year Round
Daily
10am - 5pm
Located on Tuckerton Creek in Historic Tuckerton
$8 Adults, $6 Seniors, Children 6-12 $5, Children 0-5 and Members are free, brings the Jersey Shore's maritime traditions of the past and present to life through people, exhibits and hands-on activities.

Contact:609-296-8868

 Tuckerton Seaport

Free Vineyard Tours

Location : Laurita Winery
Address : 35 Archertown Road
Town : New Egypt (Plumsted Township)
Phone : 609-758-8000
All Year Round
Sat. & Sun.
1pm - 6pm
Weather permitting.

Contact:609-758-8000

 Laurita Winery

NJ Maritime Museum Open

Location : NJ Maritime Museum
Address : Dock & West Streets
Town : Beach Haven Township
Phone : 609-492-3645
All Year Round
June, July, Aug.: Daily: 10am - 5pm
Sept. through May: Fri., Sat., & Sun.: 10am - 4pm
Dedicated to the preservation of New Jersey maritime history.

Contact:609-492-0202

 New Jersey Maritime Museum

Vintage Automobile Museum of New Jersey Open

Location : Vintage Automobile Museum of New Jersey
Address : 1800 Bay Ave.
Address : Building # 13
Town : Point Pleasant Borough
Phone : 732-899-0012
All Year Round
Wed. - Fri.: Noon - 4pm
Sat. & Sun.: Noon - 4pm
Free, Antique automobile museum

Contact:732-899-0012

 Vintage Automobile Museum of NJ

Jersey Shore Beach N Boat Fishing Tournament

Location : Greater Ocean County Area
Address : Greater Ocean County Area
Town : Greater Ocean County Area
Apr. 1 - Nov. 30
12:01am - 11:59pm
$20 for whole season, Fish saltwater from the beach, inner tube, kayak or from a boat, Stripers, Fluke, Weakfish, Black Drum, Bluefish, Kingfish, Tautog and Sea Bass once or everyday with unlimited weigh-ins at over 50 locations, $30,000 in cash and prizes.

 Beach N Boat

Pastel Art Classes

Location : Pine Shores Art Association
Address : 94 Stafford Avenue
Town : Manahawkin (Stafford Township)
Phone : 609-597-3557
All Year Round
Saturdays
10am-1pm
Explore pastel techniques with Linda Coulter in this ongoing pay-as-you-go class,
$20 members, $22 non-members.

Contact:609-597-3557

 Pine Shores Art Association

Havens Homestead Museum

Location : Havens Homestead Museum
Address : 521 Herbertsville Road
Town : Brick Township
Phone : 732-785-2500
Saturday: 10am - Noon
Sundays: Noon - 2pm
Displays exhibits, administered by Brick Township Historical Society.

Contact:732-785-2500

 Brick Township Historical Society
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