Hallelujah: Ocean County Road Construction Just About Done

TOMS RIVER – A week before the Jersey Shore’s official start to summer, a major intersection and stretch of state highway that carries...

Goddard School To Sponsor Special Walk

TOMS RIVER – The Goddard School of Route 70 will be sponsoring a team that will be walking at a 5K walk/run in Long...

Drug Charges After Traffic Stop

LAKEHURST – A Toms River woman was arrested on drug charges after a motor vehicle stop May 13. Lakehurst Police charged 18-year-old...

Traffic Still Crawling As Construction Continues

  TOMS RIVER – Anyone heading east on Route 37 near the Holiday City entrances will surely notice the traffic.  ...

Car Crash Near Toms River Post Office

  TOMS RIVER – A motor vehicle crash occurred when a driver was waved on and hit another vehicle.  ...

Ocean County Has New Royalty

TOMS RIVER – Long live Queen Agatha and Queen Ursula.   Those are the two queens of honeybee hives that...

Prosecutor’s Office Hosts Free Resource Fair Featuring “Work In Progress”

TOMS RIVER – Join in for a free night of family fun with a special guest appearance from Work In Progress! The Ocean...
Susan Payne Gato carries some vegetables at the end of the sale. (Photo by Chris Lundy)

Support Growing For Plant Sale

TOMS RIVER – It was a good day for plants that like shade and light rain. The annual Ocean County...

What Was Needed In Early Days Of Toms River?

In 2017, Toms River celebrated its 250th anniversary - the founding of our town in 1767, nine years before American independence was declared. It’s...

Van Strikes 12 Year Old Girl On A Bike

TOMS RIVER - There were some scary moments in the township this afternoon after reports surfaced that a young girl was hit...

Motorists Should Expect Delays On Route 37

TOMS RIVER - Emergency road work on Route 37 is causing delays today and will through Wednesday, officials said.

New “Brewhouse” Restaurant To Open This Summer

TOMS RIVER – The new pad restaurant that has been under construction - BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse – will be...

Toms River Senior Center Hosts Free Health Fair

  TOMS RIVER – Seniors age 60 and over! Save the date for the 2019 Toms River Municipal Alliance Senior Health Fair to be...

Overnight Closures This Week Will Finish 37 & 166 Project

  TOMS RIVER – The last road closure will be done this week so that contractors can finish the intersection of Routes 37 and...

Phone Scams On The Rise Again

  TOMS RIVER — Have you received a call from someone claiming to be from the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department recently? The Ocean County...

Fundraiser For Teen Victim Of Fatal Motorcycle Crash

  TOMS RIVER – Family and friends of the Toms River teen who passed away in a fatal motorcycle accident last week...
Kim Guadagno. (Photo courtesy FulFill)

Guadagno To Join Local Letter Carriers At “Stamp Out Hunger” Event

TOMS RIVER – One prominent Republican will be on hand to thank Toms River-based United States Postal Workers for their work Saturday afternoon.

Police Probe Fatal Motorcycle Accident

  TOMS RIVER – A motorcyclist lost control of his vehicle and in a fatal incident Wednesday night, police said.  ...

Encompass Health’s Tips For Stroke Prevention

  TOMS RIVER – Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Toms River is recognizing May as American Stroke Month by promoting stroke prevention and rehabilitation awareness....

Festival Brings Nature Closer To Home

  TOMS RIVER – You might be surprised at the diversity of plants and animals in Ocean County. They might not be in your...

LA Fitness, Homesense To Open In Ocean County

  TOMS RIVER – Two new businesses were announced to be part of the Ocean County Mall redevelopment: LA Fitness and Homesense.

Firefighter Recruits Graduate Academy

  LAKEWOOD – Congratulations to the group of fire recruits that recently graduated from the Toms River Fire Academy. The Lakewood Fire District Board...
Ashley Stanfield and her attorney Robert Fuggi faced room of reporters Friday afternoon. (Photo by Jennifer Peacock)

Rape Accuser Reveals Identity

TOMS RIVER – Her name is Ashley Stanfield. She sat with her attorney, Robert R. Fuggi Jr., in a conference room at his...

Prison & Restitution For Former Elks Treasurer

TOMS RIVER – The former treasurer of Toms River Elks Lodge #1875 will spend the next five years in prison after admitting...

Parkway Detours Possible From Water Project

  TOMS RIVER – A $1.5 million project will replace water mains for Suez Water customers but may impact drivers on or near the...

Dozens Of Jobs Cut In Budget

  TOMS RIVER – The budget that was voted on Tuesday night includes cuts of 77 positions in the 2019-2020 school year, set against...

Prosecutor: School Cuts Will Increase Crime

  TOMS RIVER – With Toms River losing as much as $83 million in state aid over the next six years, anything is possible...

Donovan Catholic Briefly Evacuated Over “Beeping” Sound

TOMS RIVER – It was an insulin pump. A beeping sound coming from a garbage can in the Donovan Catholic...
Brian Swain. (Photo courtesy Ocean County Prosecutor's Office)

Man Who Struck Detective With Car Arrested

TOMS RIVER – A Toms River man has been charged with attempted murder for hitting a police detective with this vehicle Tuesday.

Toms River Schools Challenge To Funding Cuts Gaining Strength

  TRENTON – For months, Toms River residents have been asking what the rationale is for declining state aid to the school district. Now,...

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