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'Fear factor:' Why Preston Taylor went along with the Sarah Stern murder plot  Asbury Park Press

The motivation of Preston Taylor has become one of the enduring mysteries of the Sarah Stern case. Taylor's attorney offered an explanation.

Teen Stabbed Outside Neptune High School: Police

Teen Stabbed Outside Neptune High School: Police - Asbury Park, NJ - ​A teen stabbed another student outside a Monmouth County high school on Monday, ...

Neptune teen arrested after stabbing outside high school, police say  Asbury Park Press

The perpetrator stabbed a 16-year-old girl in the leg on Neptune High School property after classes ended for the day, police said.

'My whole community lost my son': Mother wants answers for NJ football player death  Asbury Park Press

Details on death of Braeden Bradforth, a former Neptune High standout, at a Kansas two-year college are slow to emerge. His mom wants accountability.

Baby killed in Neptune NJ: Here's what we know  Asbury Park Press

Here is a rundown about we know so far about the alleged murder of a newborn boy in Neptune.

Philadelphia Eagles DE Vinny Curry gifts high schoolers haircuts ahead of prom  USA TODAY High School Sports

Vinny Curry returned to Neptune High School (N.J.) to make sure the students were done up properly for prom.

Sarah Stern arts scholarship: Neptune teachers raise money with flag football  Asbury Park Press

NEPTUNE - Sarah Stern was an aspiring artist when she was killed at 19. Now the arts department at her former high school is raising money for a scholarship ...

Neptune teen who died in fire recalled as 'the sweetest'  Asbury Park Press

Update: Services for Anthony Delva are scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 3 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Pilgrim Baptist Church at 172 Shrewsbury Ave. in Red Bank.

Neptune teen suffocated newborn; baby tossed in dumpster, cops say  Asbury Park Press

NEPTUNE - After concealing her pregnancy from her parents since July, a Neptune High School student gave birth to a baby boy at her home a week ago, then ...

Bucco/Doherty Bill to Teach High Schoolers About Safe Haven Act Is Now Law  InsiderNJ

Bucco/Doherty Bill to Teach High Schoolers About Safe Haven Act Is Now Law. Legislation sponsored by Senator Anthony Bucco and Senator Michael Doherty ...

This Eagles player made prom night a little more special for these N.J. high-schoolers

Philadelphia Eagles DE Vinny Curry gifted haircuts to students from his hometown as they prepared for their prom.

Neptune baby killing: NJ safe haven law allows infants to be dropped off  Asbury Park Press

New Jersey's safe haven law allows people to bring newborns to a variety of locations, where the state will take them in, no questions asked.

Emails show chaos before Neptune football player Braeden Bradforth’s death  Asbury Park Press

WICHITA, Kan. - The assistant football coach at a Kansas community college told officials a 300-pound defensive lineman from Neptune who died of heatstroke ...

NJ Boys Hoops: Neptune wins Jubilee after team member injured in fourth quarter  Asbury Park Press

Sophomore guard Sam Fagan went down but Neptune of the Shore Conference beat Payne Tech 60-51 in the Holiday Jubilee final.

NJ boys soccer: Wilby Alfred golden goal sends Neptune to section semifinals  Asbury Park Press

NEPTUNE – Senior forward Wilby Alfred has scored a lot of goals this season for the Neptune High School boys soccer team. In fact, over half the team's ...

Student charged with stabbing 16-year-old girl outside Jersey Shore high school

A 17-year-old student was arrested after he stabbed a 16-year-old girl in the leg in front of Neptune High School on Monday afternoon, authorities said. The teen ...

NJ football player Braeden Bradforth death: College tells mom video deleted after tragedy  Asbury Park Press

The school informed the mother of Braeden Bradforth, the former Neptune native who died of heat stroke, that video from that night has been erased.

Neptune High School student charged as an adult in 10-year-old's murder  Asbury Park Press

FREEHOLD - A 16-year-old Neptune High School student, arrested in connection to the February murder of a 10-year-old boy in his Asbury Park home, was ...

Neptune baby killed: Grandparents pray cops find remains of newborn for proper burial  Asbury Park Press

NEPTUNE - The grandparents of a dead newborn infant — who police said was murdered by his mother and then thrown into a dumpster by his father — are ...

Teen killed in Shore house fire was 'always thinking of someone else'

The teenager killed in a house fire in Neptune Township earlier this week was an “angel," and a “godsend" who always put others ahead of himself, his aunt said ...

Philadelphia Eagles DE Vinny Curry gifts Neptune kids with haircuts ahead of prom  Asbury Park Press

The Philadelphia Eagles defensive end gave back to his community on Thursday, helping Neptune kids get in style for prom.

Kansas college will spend $100,000 to find out how former Neptune football player died  Asbury Park Press

Garden City Community College has finally agreed to conduct an independent investigation into the death of former Neptune standout Braeden Bradforth.

NJ football player death: Outrage sparks community's quest for justice  Asbury Park Press

The outrage has reached a boiling point at the Jersey Shore in the quest for answers surrounding the death of a former Neptune High School football player.

He died after football practice 1,500 miles from home. Now mom is searching for answers.

Joanne Atkins-Ingram sent her son to play football at a junior college in Kansas. He died on his first day of practice. 8 months later she is still trying to find out ...

NJ football: After enduring winless season, Neptune savors winning streak  Asbury Park Press

The Scarlet Fliers never quit after losing all 10 games in 2017 and the first two this season. Now they've won two straight, and are looking for more.

Teen's drowning death drives Neptune grandmother's water safety crusade  Asbury Park Press

Curlie Jackson lost her grandson in a 2011 Bradley Beach tragedy. But she's spreading warnings for others one bracelet at a time.

'How do I talk about the worst day of my life?' Mother of NJ football player mourning one year after his death  Asbury Park Press

Subscribers Only: Braeden Bradforth, a former Neptune football player, died of heatstroke a year ago. But the people he left behind are inspiring.

NJ football player death: Investigation an 'insult to the memory of Braeden Bradforth'  Asbury Park Press

Garden City College in Kansas released a summary of its investigation into the death of Braeden Bradforth, who died of heatstroke last summer.

'Prom mom' case recalled after accusations Neptune teen killed her newborn  Asbury Park Press

Accusations that a Neptune teen gave birth to a son in her home and then killed him have brought back memories of the case of "prom mom" Melissa Drexler, ...

Neptune High School graduates 300  Asbury Park Press

NEPTUNE- More than 300 students graduated from Neptune High School during annual ceremonies held at The Great Auditorium in Ocean Grove. Of those, 22 ...

New Jersey teen suffocated newborn; baby tossed in dumpster, police say  Courier Journal

The teen parents talked about their need to do “what's best for them,” according to an affidavit of probable cause released Friday night.

Man describes to police how he and roommate threw friend's body over bridge  ABC News

In video recorded by detectives not seen or heard outside a courtroom, a New Jersey man who pleaded guilty to helping his roommate dispose of the body of ...

Lawmaker wants NJ Save Haven law to be taught in schools  News 12 New Jersey

A New Jersey lawmaker wants it to be mandatory that students learn about a state law that allows a parent to safely give up unwanted newborns.

Sarah Stern murder: 'It seems like there's no resolution' says dad  Asbury Park Press

Sarah Stern's father, Michael Stern, reacts to the postponement of her killer's sentencing.

Search called off: Newborn's final resting place at garbage dump  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

The decision was announced several hours after a judge ruled the boy's mother, Jada McClain, 18, would remain behind bars at the Monmouth County Jail until ...

Braeden Bradforth: Autopsy says Neptune football player died of heat stroke  Asbury Park Press

The 19-year-old died on Aug. 1 after the second practice of the day at a Kansas junior college; A report says his mother plans to sue the school..

Neptune school fighting videos: Residents shocked  Asbury Park Press

The district's school superintendent said the fighting will be addressed seriously and swiftly.

N.J. lawmakers demand probe into 19-year-old football player's death

Rep. Chris Smith, the state's only House Republican, was joined by 11 Democrats in a letter seeking an independent investigation into the death.

NJ football player death: Grieving mom to meet with, question college president  Asbury Park Press

After months of stonewalling the family of Braeden Bradforth, Garden City Community College president has agreed to meet with Joanne Atkins-Ingram.

775 Bags Of Heroin Seized Near School In Neptune: Cops

775 Bags Of Heroin Seized Near School - Little Silver-Oceanport, NJ - Police found enough heroin to supply hundreds of doses. Money was also seized in the ...

WATCH: Neptune High School 'wilding' fights shut down online  Asbury Park Press

The account was suspended on the afternoon of Oct. 26.

Neptune City Man Busted On Child Sex Assault Charges

Neptune City Man Busted: Child Sex Assault Charge - Asbury Park, NJ - A Neptune City man has been arrested for possession of child sexual assault images, ...

NJ bowling: Meet the 2019 All-Shore boys and girls teams  Asbury Park Press

See who made the Asbury Park Press All-Shore boys and girls bowling first and second teams.

Inside the Case of N.J. Teen Allegedly Choked by Friend for 30 Minutes Before Being Thrown From Bridge

Last week, at his trial, prosecutors played a secret videotape that seems to show Stern's accused killer vividly detailing the crime.

Sarah Stern murder: A dad's sleepless nights as trial is set to start  Asbury Park Press

More than two years after 19-year-old Sarah Stern disappeared, her former high school classmate is set to stand trial this week for her murder.

Sarah Stern murder: Killer McAtasney sentenced to spend his life in prison  Asbury Park Press

Liam McAtasney, the Neptune City man who strangled childhood friend Sarah Stern and threw her body off a bridge has been sentenced to life in prison.

New Orleans Saints give Keith Kirkwood his NFL opportunity  Asbury Park Press

Former Neptune High School standout basketball and football player Keith Kirkwood makes NFL debut.

NJ football player death: House delegation in Washington demands independent investigation  Asbury Park Press

All 12 members of the New Jersey House delegation in Washington are demanding an independent inquiry into Neptune football player Braeden Bradforth's ...

Sarah Stern murder: Accomplice Preston Taylor sentenced to 18 years in prison  Asbury Park Press

Superior Court Judge Richard W. English ordered Taylor to serve 85 percent of the sentence before he can be considered for release on parole.

NJ football player death: Mother to sue Kansas college in search for answers  Asbury Park Press

A lawsuit will be filed against Garden City Community College after the death of Braeden Bradforth, a former Neptune High School football standout.

Sarah Stern murder: Five things to know before the trial starts  Asbury Park Press

The trial for the murder of Sarah Stern begins tomorrow. Here are some quick facts about the case to catch you up.

Sarah Stern's convicted murderer: Toss verdict, give me a new trial!  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

FREEHOLD BOROUGH — The man convicted of murdering 19-year-old Sarah Stern is seeking to have a Monmouth County jury's verdict thrown out and to get ...

Kansas college will investigate N.J. football player's death after practice

The Kansas junior college where former Neptune High School football standout Braeden Bradforth died on his first day of practice last summer will hire an ...

Three win seats in tight Neptune Board of Education election  Asbury Park Press

One incumbent and two newcomers appeared to win seats on the township Board of Education Tuesday evening.

Grieving NJ mom on football player Braeden Bradforth death: College told me ‘go kick rocks’  Asbury Park Press

A Kansas junior college wants Joanne Atkins-Ingram to simply go away — for the Neptune mom to work out some kind of financial settlement with its insurance ...

Sarah Stern murder: 6 reasons why killer says he deserves a new trial  Asbury Park Press

The attorney for Sarah Stern's convicted killer has filed a motion asking for a new trial.

Monmouth County Scholarship Cotillion a showcase of talent  Asbury Park Press

The all volunteer organization aims to motivate and manifest the idea of achieving higher education in minority youth.

Sarah Stern murder secret video: 'It took me a half hour to kill her'  Asbury Park Press

FREEHOLD - Liam McAtasney plotted long and hard how to bring about the demise of childhood friend Sarah Stern and get away with it, he said in a chilling ...

Former Neptune HS football player dies after college practice  News 12 New Jersey

A former Neptune High School football player who had been offered a scholarship by a college in Kansas reportedly died last week after the team's first day of ...

Heat stroke named cause of N.J. football player's death in Kansas; mom plans lawsuit

The mother of former Neptune High School football standout Braeden Bradforth, who died last summer on his first day of practice at a junior college powerhouse ...

Charity football game honors slain woman; killer's sentencing postponed  News 12 New Jersey

Teachers from Neptune's high and middle schools held a charity football game Tuesday in honor of slain former student Sarah Stern.

N.J. football player didn't have to die. This bill will protect others, lawmaker says.

Rep. Chris Smith said he would introduce federal legislation Friday.

Asbury killing: 2 Neptune teens plead guilty in 10-year-old’s death  Asbury Park Press

FREEHOLD - Two Neptune teenagers pleaded guilty Monday to aggravated manslaughter in a shooting that claimed the life of a 10-year-old Asbury Park boy ...

Sarah Stern murder: No new trial for Liam McAtasney  Asbury Park Press

FREEHOLD - Sarah Stern's convicted killer will not get a new trial, a judge ruled Friday. Superior Court Judge Richard W. English rejected Liam McAtasney's ...

HS Football: Neptune focused on building a new tradition  Asbury Park Press

Under new head coach Tarig Holman, the Scarlet Fliers are looking to build a solid foundation, both on and off the field.

Baby's body missing after teen mom left it in dumpster, cops say  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

NEPTUNE — The body of the infant prosecutors said was left in an Asbury Park dumpster has not yet been recovered. Jada M. McClain, 18, suffocated her son ...

US News Best High Schools 2019: Heres How 350 NJ Schools Ranked  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

NJ Schools Make Elite US News List - Point Pleasant, NJ - UPDATE: US News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

Neptune school chief responds to racist photo  Asbury Park Press

The Neptune Township School District sent a letter to parents, students and staff Thursday after an image circulated on social media purportedly showing two ...

College where N.J. football player died after practice announces reforms. His mom is skeptical.

The Kansas junior college where former Neptune High School football standout Braeden Bradforth died on his first day of practice last August announced it will ...

Key witness in Sarah Stern trial lied to cops about a sexual assault, defense attorney claims

Liam McAtasney, 21, has been charged with killing his childhood friend in order steal money she got from her grandmother.

Asbury Park shooting: Child killer sobs, gets 25 years  Asbury Park Press

Karon Council's bid for leniency failed Friday when a judge sentenced him to 25 years in prison for fatally shooting a 10-year-old Asbury Park boy.

Annual Asbury Park-Neptune football game now canceled; police checking 'threat of violence'  Asbury Park Press

After deciding to postpone the annual Thanksgiving Day High School football game between Asbury Park and Neptune because of "credible, live threats," ...

Two years ago, cops say Sarah Stern was killed, thrown from bridge by her friends. Now one will stand trial.

Liam McAtasney, who is accused of strangling his childhood friend, will go on trial Wednesday.

Account Featuring Neptune Teens ‘Wildin Out’ In After School Fights Pulled From Twitter  CBS Local

NEPTUNE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — An account featuring two dozen videos of kids from Monmouth County beating each other to a pulp has been removed from ...

NAACP: Neptune HS needs 'anti-bias' education after racist photo  Asbury Park Press

The Asbury Park-Neptune chapter of the NAACP is calling for a "thorough investigation" after an incident in Wall Township where two Neptune High School ...

NJ Football: Is Asbury Park-Neptune rivalry worth keeping?  Asbury Park Press

In the 89th meeting in a rivalry that dates back to 1908, Neptune pulled off a dramatic 21-20 victory last year on Thanksgiving Day against Asbury Park, which ...

Eagles NFL pro gets back to NJ roots with prom haircuts for kids  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

NEPTUNE CITY — A football star with the Philadelphia Eagles honored his New Jersey roots last week, with a pre-prom treat for kids where he grew up.

Twitter removes dozens of Neptune HS student brawl videos, report says

Nearly two dozen videos of students brawling at Neptune High School were posted on a Twitter account starting Sept. 10.

Home Field Advantage: Saints and their hometowns with Keith Kirkwood

Throughout the playoffs will be showcasing the hometowns of players to give fans a look at the communities and the people that ...

College football player from New Jersey dies following first day of practice  WABC-TV

A young man who recently graduated from a New Jersey high school died following his first day of college football practice.

Asbury Park boy's killer only wanted to 'scare' man who stabbed him: lawyer  Asbury Park Press

The teen who shot and killed a 10-year-old Asbury Park boy was only trying to scare a man who previously stabbed him, his lawyers say.

Man says he saw Sarah Stern on morning after authorities say she was strangled by friend

A witness in the Sarah Stern murder trial testified Wednesday that he saw the missing woman the morning after authorities say she was strangled by her ...

Sarah Stern murder: 'Sarah's death just haunts me,' dad says as killer's sentencing looms  Asbury Park Press

With Sarah Stern's murderer set to be sentenced, the victim's father says her death still haunts him.

Neptune High mourns death of talented music student  Asbury Park Press

NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP – Caroline Duerr's classmates and mentors realized early on that she had talent. She was one of few freshmen selected to perform at an ...

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released State Report: Your Rank?  Toms River, NJ Patch

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released Report - Toms River, NJ - UPDATE: NJ released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.

NJ wrestling: Shore Conference season-opening tournament results  Asbury Park Press

The following are championship results of season-opening wrestling tournaments involving Shore Conference schools.

Neptune's Bacon sisters: The most prolific twins in women's college basketball  Asbury Park Press

The stats hit you over the head, video-game numbers at a glance. But Marajiah Bacon's surge through the record books is very real for the New Jersey City ...

Congress Wants To Know: How Did Jersey Shore Football Player Die?

All 12 New Jersey members of the US House of Representatives want to know what caused the teen to collapse – and why more wasn't done. By Tom Davis ...

Winter 2019 All-Shore: All your teams, photos, more  Asbury Park Press

Here is your one-stop location for all our Winter 2019 All-Shore coverage, including teams, photos and more.

Johnson McCoy, Meriam "Cookie"  Press of Atlantic City

Johnson McCoy, Meriam "Cookie", - 60, of Pleasantville, Meriam McCoy- Johnson, affectionately known as "Cookie" departed this earthly life and received her ...

Sarah Stern murder: 'The type of money somebody would kill for'  Asbury Park Press

FREEHOLD - "It's the type of money that somebody would kill for." That's how Liam McAtasney described the cash his childhood friend, Sarah Stern, had ...

news Vinny Curry helps hometown kids look Fly, Eagles Fly for senior prom The defensive end

Vinny Curry understands how much senior prom means to high school kids. So, he's doing something to make sure the young men at Neptune High School look ...

NJ Lacrosse: Shore Conference Scoreboard for March 27-March 31  Asbury Park Press

Here is your daily recap of boys and girls lacrosse games from March 27 to March 31.

Neptune, Asbury Park won't play 90-year-old Thanksgiving football game after threat

ASBURY PARK -- A decades-old rivalry Thanksgiving Day football game between Asbury Park and Neptune high schools that was postponed on Tuesday will ...

Neptune names Tarig Holman new football coach  Asbury Park Press

Neptune tabbed Randolph coach Tarig Holman to lead the Scarlet Fliers' football program.

Neptune football coach Taylor resigns  Asbury Park Press

Rodney Taylor, who also played at Neptune, is leaving to become the athletic director at Manalapan High School.

Coach calls heat-stroke related death of N.J. football player act of God

The former head football coach at a Kansas community college where a defensive lineman died of exertional heatstroke after the first day of practice says the ...

16-year-old charged with murder in shooting death of 10-year-old in Asbury Park

A 16-year-old Neptune Township boy was charged with murder Thursday in an Asbury Park shooting that killed a 10-year-old boy and left the child's mother ...

Teen robbed, stabbed in Neptune after school  Asbury Park Press

NEPTUNE - A Monday knife fight between three Neptune High School students ended with one in the hospital and two others arrested. Two boys, age 15 and 14 ...

Neptune BOE meets tonight after tensions flare over committee assignments  Asbury Park Press

NEPTUNE - Tensions have flared within the Neptune Board of Education after three veteran board members said they were not assigned to their desired ...

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