Stop & Shop was evacuated while crews attended to the compactor fire. (Photo courtesy OCSN)

Compactor Fire Shuts Down Local Store

TOMS RIVER -- Crews are still working to extinguisher a compactor fire at the Stop & Shop on Route 37 East.

Coronato Is Pick For GOP Mayoral Candidate

TOMS RIVER – Former Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph Coronato received the Toms River Republican Club endorsement to run for mayor Thursday night.

FEATURES

These photos show the state of disrepair in the hotel. (Photo courtesy Toms River Township)

Hotel Closed, Residents Relocated

TOMS RIVER – Township officials said they closed down another hotel, this time because it was uninhabitable, and the people living there had to...

Brick On Pot Ban: Too Expensive, Few Benefits

  BRICK - Township residents would be able to use recreational marijuana if New Jersey becomes the 12th state to legalize the drug, but...

EVENTS

(Photo courtesy Lighthouse Center)

22nd Annual Barnegat Bay Environmental Educators Roundtable

WARETOWN – The 22nd Annual Barnegat Bay Environmental Educators Roundtable will be held at the Lighthouse Center for Natural Resource Education in Waretown on...

OPINIONS & COMMENTARY

School seating. (File photo)

People Will Leave If The Schools Fail

Governor Murphy: I am a concerned parent worried about the aid cuts to our district. In the past we...
School hallway. (File photo)

We’re Not Second Class Citizens

Dear Governor, The Legislature and Education Department have created a financial crisis and will impose dire consequences on the...