Ocean County Dems level new accusations against Price

Ocean County Democrats are leveling new accusations against their own freeholder candidate Teddy Price, who the county organization now claims “illegally dissolved” the Tom’s River Democratic Club and took its money with him. The county organization, which turned on price after he endorsed Republican Bob Hugin, also accused price of engaging in conspiracy theories and encouraged Democrats in the county to reach out to price directly via phone and email

Gopal, Singleton jab Hugin on Price endorsement

State Sens. Vin Gopal and Troy Singleton spoke out against Ocean County freeholder candidate Teddy Price on Thursday, attempting to turn Bob Hugin’s acceptance of the candidate’s endorsement into a black mark against the former pharmaceutical company executive. “With the recent endorsement of Ocean County Freeholder candidate, Teddy Price, Bob Hugin needs to explain how he can happily accept support from someone who has faced criminal charges in three separate

Wimberly condemns gift shop incident

Assemblyman Benjie Wimberly on Monday condemned the actions of a gift shop employee who refused to serve a group of young black girls, allegedly because of racial bias. “The incident involving the staff at Jenkinson’s Aquarium Gift Shop in Point Pleasant last Friday was both disgraceful and unacceptable,” Wimberly said. “It will not be tolerated in New Jersey, especially when directed towards children.” A group of roughly 40 girls who