Shop Small with the Surf & Sip Brew Trail

Nothing captures the mood of the season then a good brew. Southern Ocean County is lucky to have several that serve our region. For those looking to learn more this holiday season, the LBI Region Surf & Sip Brew Trail can provide you an opportunity to support local brewers as well as some artisan businesses […]

SBA To Host Two Webinars For Small Businesses in December

Register for these these free webinars by tapping the links below. The NJSBDC at Stockton University, the NJSBDC at Rutgers University, Camden and the United States Small Business Administration NJ District Office present: Meet The Lenders: Financing Your FutureDATE: December 9, 2020TIME: 9:30 am to 12:30 pmSeminar is presented Online OnlyTo register for this free […]

Southern Ocean Chamber Recognized for Assisting Area Businesses

The Board of Directors and Staff of Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce was recognized by the Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders for their unshakable commitment to the business community of the Long Beach Island Region. Freeholder Director Joseph Vicari, who chairs Ocean County Tourism & Business Development presented the certificate at the chamber’s […]

2020 NJ Conference on Tourism Goes Virtual Dec 2 & 3

The state’s annual tourism conference will be held online December 2 & 3 this year due to COVID19 restrictions. The New Jersey Tourism Industry Association, the statewide organization that represents members that make up every aspect of New Jersey’s $38 Billion tourism sector, announces its distinguished and exciting line up for the annual New Jersey […]

Small Business Lease Emergency Assistance Grant Applications available Tuesday Nov 17

Small Business Lease Emergency Assistance Grant Applications are available Tuesday, Nov 17th. The Ocean County Freeholders, in partnership with the NJ Redevelopment Authority, are offering a free webinar to discuss this opportunity, eligibility and how to apply. JOIN THE WEBINAR on Monday, Nov 16th,11am with this link: Grant awards up to $30,000 for Ocean […]

NJEDA Launches Phase 2 of PPE Access Program

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority announced today that it will launch Phase 2 of the NJ Small and Micro Business PPE Access Program tomorrow, Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. At that time, New Jersey-based small businesses and nonprofit organizations with 100 or fewer employees will be able to apply to receive 25 […]

Eat Drink Buy LBI Region on Shop Small Saturday November 28

Support area merchants and restaurants by shopping locally in the LBI Region. Explore special promotions offered for Shop Small Saturday and throughout the Holiday Season! November 28 Atlantic Shore Pines Campgound – Purchase a $100 Gift Certificate and receive an additional $20 Gift Certificate Free! Saturday, November 28th only! Call us at (609) 296-9163 to […]

Unwrapping Plans for Dec 5 Ship Bottom Christmas Parade

PLEASE NOTE IN PERSON PARADE HAS BEEN CANCELED, Please visit HOLIDAY GUIDE AND CALENDAR FOR UPCOMING EVENTS Join us and ring in the holiday season with a 41 year tradition, the Annual Ship Bottom Christmas Parade. The event will take place on Saturday December 5 stepping off at 1pm along Long Beach Blvd from 5th […]