No Tax Hike in Toms River This Year Despite Inflation, Mayor Says
Toms River’s mayor administration introduced the township’s operating budget for 2023 at a meeting of the township council Wednesday night, marking the...
Police, Fire & Courts
Council Leaves Toms River Fire District Budget Intact Despite Defeat at the Polls
The operating budget for Toms River Fire District No. 2 was narrowly defeated at the polls in February, however the governing body...
Ocean County Approves $9.4M Purchase of New Touchscreen Voting Machines
Ocean County residents will experience new technology when they vote in this year’s elections, with the county finalizing a decision to upgrade...
Environment & Weather
Toms River Introduces Ordinance That Could Block State’s Plans for Ciba-Geigy Site
Cops: Man Stole $100 From Restaurant’s Tip Jar
Police in Toms River say a man has been charged with stealing $100 in tips from a jar at a Route...
Freeholder: U.S. Should Demand Return of N.J. Cop Killer From Cuba
Ocean County Freeholder Joseph Vicari said this week that, in the wake of the death of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, the...
Seaside Park Sign Protester Wants to Set Up in Toms River
Sand, surf, suds and those big, black-and-white signs you may have stared at while driving home from Island Beach State Park...
Toms River Man Arrested for Dealing Fatal Drugs to Man Who Died in Kmart Bathroom
A Toms River resident has been charged with dealing a deadly dose of heroin and fentanyl to a Bayville man, authorities...