TR Life/ 5 months ago
Toms River’s New Dog Park Opens Nov. 1: Here’s What It Looks Like
Toms River’s four-legged residents will have a new hangout come Nov. 1. The township’s dog park at Silverton Park, off Maine...
Lights Blinking, Speed Limits Raised on Barrier Island
A tell-tale sign of fall has arrived. Traffic lights up and down Route 35 on Ocean County’s northern barrier island were...
Weather Advisories Expire, Ocean Calming Down As Storm Moves Out
Five days of stormy weather produced beach erosion that lingered Wednesday as the final storm clouds began moving out at dusk,...
Toms River Sets Trick-or-Treating Date for Oct. 30, Parade Oct. 31
Toms River will host its traditional Halloween Parade on Oct. 31, meaning trick-or-treating will go on a day earlier, township officials...
Environment & Weather/ 6 months ago
Rough Day: Damage, Erosion Becomes Clear in Ortley Beach Tuesday
Winds gusting to about 40 m.p.h. continued to drive sand over dune fencing, clog up beach entrances and cover vegetation in...
Winning Lottery Ticket Sold at Toms River Pharmacy
A Toms River pharmacy sold the winning ticket in Monday night’s drawing of the Jersey Cash 5 game. One lucky ticket...
Watch: Waves Approach 14-Feet Monday, Shutting Down Ortley Beach Entrances
Crews nailed fencing at the entrance to beaches in Ortley Beach on Monday as waves up to 14-feet in height pounded...
Watch: Wild Waves Pound Inlet Jetty, Erode Beaches Sunday; High Surf Advisory Extended
The highest wind speeds and heaviest surf of a continuing multi-day storm powered by the remnants of once-Hurricane Ian were seen...
Watch: Ian’s Remnants Kick Up 8-12 Foot Waves at Manasquan Inlet, Local Beaches
The remnants of once-Hurricane Ian continued to roll through the Jersey Shore region on Saturday, kicking up winds of about 40...
Toms River’s ‘Field of Dreams’ Awesome For Teens With Autism, Too
'It was awesome. I found myself wishing it had been around years ago.'