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What was the Black Sludge Being Pumped onto Beach in Ortley...

ORTLEY BEACH-As dredging began in Ortley Beach to replenish sand lost during Superstorm Sandy on Thursday, beachgoers also noticed a layer of black sludge...

Topgolf Swing Suite Coming to Toms River

TOMS RIVER-The Toms River Ale House today announced the Topgolf Swing Suite will be coming to their restaurant at 1850 Hooper Avenue in September. The Toms...

Toms River Mexican Restaurant Not “Firebombed” Despite News 12 Tweet

TOMS RIVER-Earlier this week, New 12 Reporter Chris Keating published a tweet that suggested a witness said the Azteca restaurant, consumed by fire this...

Toms River Strip Mall Fire Deemed Suspicious by Authorities

TOMS RIVER-A fire that gutted a commercial strip mall and destroyed several businesses is being called "suspicious" by the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office. In a...

Dune Replenishment Project Begins in Ortley Beach

TOMS RIVER TOWNSHIP-The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers continues to move south from Mantoloking and Brick to continue replenishing the beach and dunes along...

Bipartisan Political Wave Hits Normandy Beach

Last week, Congressman Thomas MacArthur (R- NJ CD-3) Councilwoman Laurie Huryk (D) and Councilman Mo Hill (R) attended the 33rd Annual Normandy Beach 4th...

Armed Robbery at Toms River Gas Station

Sometime after midnight on July 5th, an unknown white male entered the Shell Gas Station located at Routes 9 & 571.  The suspect brandished a...

Toms River Fire Companies Work Through 2018’s First Heat Wave

It was a hot start to July in Toms River.  In the first week of the month, starting on June 30th the volunteers of...

Lakewood Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of Child

by Al Dellafave, OCPO Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato and Lakewood Police Chief Gregory Meyer today announced the arrest of AGILEO RAMIREZ, 31, of...

Jackson Police Officer, Marine Corps Sergeant Recalibrates to Support Transitioning Veterans

The work of a new non-profit organization that was founded by a member of the Jackson Township Police Department is having a positive impact...