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1 hr ago | Patch.com
Though it appears the Ocean County Republican organization is backing an out-of-town candidate for U.S. Congress in the third congressional district, Toms River Councilman Maurice "Mo" Hill has now received the backing of the county's two largest municipal GOP contingents.
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Two people were arrested on drug distribution charges recently after they were found with 370 bags of heroin, police said.
10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
They came from all around New Jersey and their message to U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez was the same: The system in place to help victims of Hurricane Sandy is a confusing and ultimately ineffective mess.
The Toms River Regional Board of Education will appoint the school district's new superintendent at a meeting scheduled for Tuesday night.
Two Essex County Parks Department employees pleaded guilty Monday to charges that they stole gasoline intended for county vehicles in order to fuel personal vehicles.
Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot is displayed on a lottery machine at a Wawa in Toms River The multi-state jackpot has not had a winner since Jan. 3 when one winning ticket was sold for $61 million in Tennessee.
Just this past weekend in Toms River, a pedestrian received a ticket after being hit by a car while not crossing not in the crosswalk.
The Toms River Sunrise Rotary will be sponsoring a Flapjack Breakfast at the Applebee's in the Ocean County Mall on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 8 AM to 10 AM.
Police are strongly urging motorists to avoid the area of routes 9, 166 and 571 this week as construction plans include closing Routes 9 and 166 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night.
A Toms River man is facing a slew of charges stemming from an investigation into more than 20 burglaries in Toms River and Brick, police said Monday.
Through the system, residents may report potholes to the township online. "You log on to the portal, put in your address and where the pothole is located," said Hornik, who said he's publicized the new system on the township's and his own social media pages.
Governor Christie hosting a town hall about Superstorm Sandy in Toms River last week.
On the final day of the 2014 EIWA Championships, hosted by Penn at the Palestra, Rutgers Athletics will provide live updates of where all the remaining Scarlet Knights stand.
After a three-hour debate Wednesday night about how much traffic a proposed public compressed natural gas station could bring to Kanes Lane, Planning Board members unanimously approved the site.
Uncle Vinnie's Comedy Club is the kind of club the comics love -- Joe Moffa among them.