News for Toms River, NJ. The township of Toms River is the 2nd most populous municipality in Ocean County and the 8th most populous in New Jersey with more than 93,000 residents. The mayor in 2021 is Maurice "Mo" Hill Jr.
NJ lifeguard struck by lightning — Was metal stand a factor?
Friends and family gathered Tuesday night at White Sands Beach to remember a young lifeguard who was killed by lightning Monday afternoon.
NJ lifeguard killed by lightning was Toms River North grad
"We lost a special guy tonight, one who was so close and meant so much to so many people," the fund's creator Chase Vander Vliet wrote on a GoFundMe page created for his funeral expenses.
Toms River, NJ man drowns at Mariner’s Cove, police investigating
After being pulled from the water, the victim regained a pulse, but he was later pronounced dead at Community Medical Center.
Toms River makes Little League World Series, thanks to a Frazier
Todd Frazier is a proud uncle — as Carson Frazier and Toms River East bring back the "Beast of the East."
Baseball – Frazier Keys Sixth-Inning Rally, Sending Toms River East to the Little League W…
Carson Frazier's clutch go-ahead double keyed a six-run sixth inning that launched Toms River East into the Little League World Series for the first time in 22 years.
Woman dies in burning car after Toms River, NJ crash
A woman died after being trapped inside her car when it hit a truck and burst into flames Monday morning.
No jail for Toms River, NJ woman who let 3 dogs die
In an awful case of animal cruelty, an Ocean County woman has pled guilty to charges she left three dogs in an abandoned house in Lacey Township to die.
Jackson and Toms River crack down on backyard pool rentals
Jackson and Toms River are two of the most-represented Garden State municipalities on Swimply.com, which launched in New Jersey in 2018 and has quickly spread across the country.