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March 11, 2015 1:09 PM Con Admits Robbing Same Shoe Store 15 Years Later

An ex-con who had just finished a 15-year robbery sentence has admitted he robbed the same New Jersey shoe store -- as the same clerk was behind the counter. Prosecutors say 41-year-old Christopher Miller robbed the Stride Rite store in Toms River in March 2014, a day after he was released from prison after finishing his jail term for the first robbery 15

March 10, 2015 5:40 PM Long Beach Island beach widening moved up to April

A $128 million project to widen beaches and shore up dunes on Long Beach Island has been moved up four months to April. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers previously planned to begin the work in August, but equipment for the project became available earlier than anticipated. "We are thrilled that this important project to protect LBI with engineered beaches 18

March 9, 2015 8:23 PM Man whose dog drowned in river charged with animal cruelty

The New Jersey man who did donuts with his truck on a frozen river and left his dog to die when it sank, is now charged with animal cruelty. Andrew Mayer, 27, learned of the new charges when he appeared in municipal court in Toms River Monday, reports the Asbury Park Press. The New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals presented the defendant 20

March 9, 2015 6:28 PM Man Whose Truck Fell Through Ice Appears in Court; Dog Died

A New Jersey man whose dog was inside a pickup truck that plunged through the ice on a frozen river has told a judge he will represent himself in the case. The Asbury Park Press (http://on.app.com/1Gk5k4q) reports that 27-year-old Toms River resident Andrew Mayer appeared Monday in the town's municipal court. He was charged with criminal mischief and now faces 14

March 9, 2015 6:26 PM New Jersey man whose dog was inside truck that fell through ice into river appears in court

TOMS RIVER, N.J. – A New Jersey man whose dog was inside a pickup truck that plunged through the ice on a frozen river has told a judge he will represent himself in the case. The Asbury Park Press (http://on.app.com/1Gk5k4q) reports that 27-year-old Toms River resident Andrew Mayer appeared Monday in the town's municipal court. He was charged with criminal 13

March 9, 2015 3:50 PM 790 skinny dippers break world record in Australia

Nearly 800 Aussies dropped trou in Perth Sunday in an attempt to break the world record for largest simultaneous skinny-dip, organizers said. The build up to the birthday suit swim was “very nerve-racking,” Australian radio personality and participant Heidi Anderson told Perth Now. However, she said her pre-skinny-dip jitters were eased once people undressed 29

March 6, 2015 11:38 PM New Jersey Man Who Gassed His Dog to Death Gets Probation

A New Jersey man who killed his dog with vehicle exhaust has been sentenced to probation. Ocean County prosecutors say Clifford Robbins attached a hose from the exhaust pipe of his car to a sealed animal travel carrier containing the dog, a lab mix named Mocha. Police received a call on April 14 and discovered the dog inside the carrier. Robbins pleaded 15

March 6, 2015 10:45 PM New Jersey man who killed dog with vehicle exhaust sentenced to 2 years of probation

TOMS RIVER, N.J. – A New Jersey man who killed his dog with vehicle exhaust has been sentenced to probation. Ocean County prosecutors say Clifford Robbins attached a hose from the exhaust pipe of his car to a sealed animal travel carrier containing the dog, a lab mix named Mocha. Police received a call on April 14 and discovered the dog inside the carrier 15

March 6, 2015 8:32 AM New Jersey police officer investigated after crude dog posts on Facebook

A New Jersey police officer is being investigated over posts made on Facebook that appear to be about a dog drowning Sunday. Seaside Heights Police Sgt. Thomas Yannacone posted on his social media page commenting about a dog that drowned when a truck fell through ice into Toms River. Detective Steve Korman told the Asbury Park Press that the posts are indeed 28

March 6, 2015 12:32 AM Hubbard grabs early lead in Puerto Rico

Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (SportsNetwork.com) - Mark Hubbard opened with a 4- under 68 on Thursday as he grabbed a 1-stroke lead after the opening round of the Puerto Rico Open. Hubbard, who is making his 11th start of the season, has just one top-20 finish to his credit. He shared 20th at the Humana Challenge. Billy Mayfair, a five-time PGA Tour winner 14