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  1. 100 displaced after Thanksgiving morning fire at N.J. apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | The Jersey Journal

    At least 100 residents of a Toms River apartment complex were displaced by a fire and transported to a nearby school for shelter early Thursday morning. Firefighters responded to a fire alarm and reports of smoke on the fourth floor of a five-story apartment building on Highland Parkway around 6:55 a.m., according to the East Dover Fire Company.


  2. Toms River man tried luring 14-year old girl into car, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A Toms River man was arrested for trying to lure a 14-year old into his car on Thursday, according to Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley Billhimer. Ralph Maffie, 76, faces charges after a 14-year-old girl reported to South Toms River Police that he approached her in his vehicle while she was walking in the parking lot of the Wawa on Dover Road.


  3. Officials: NJ nurse strikes pedestrians, performs CPRRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 |

    The Asbury Park Press reports 26-year-old Danielle Frederick, of Toms River, and 27-year-old Vincent Mangione, of Jackson, were both struck Saturday night in South Toms River by a vehicle driven by 28-year-old Allyse Gombas, of Toms River. Ocean County prosecutors say Gombas, who is a registered nurse, got out of her vehicle and administered first aid to Frederick until paramedics arrived on the scene.


  4. Nurse who hit pedestrian provided CPR before help arrivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    An on-duty nurse who struck two pedestrians on Saturday night stopped and administered CPR to one of the people hit who was unresponsive. Danielle Frederick, 26, of Toms River and boyfriend Vincent Mangione, 27, of Jackson were struck by a vehicle in the northbound lane of Route 166 in South Toms River in front of a small shopping center around 10:50 p.m., according to Ocean County Prosecutor's Office spokesman Al Della Fave.


  5. William Howard OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... he could not be prouder of and was sure to tell everyone so. After a brief stay in Newark, they moved to South Toms River, New Jersey, where they spent 48 years raising their family before retiring and moving to Massena to spend the rest of their ...


  6. 2018 Beachwood FireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | WOBM-FM Bayville

    ... Beach but can be seen from towns around the area in places like Pine Beach, Ocean Gate, Island Heights, South Toms River and of course by boat on Toms River itself. Of course, this event is only possible thanks to the support of the community. ...


  7. Woman planned to sell bottle of urine to help friend pass drug test, cops sayRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2018 | The Jersey Journal

    ... dermic needle and possession of drug paraphernalia, authorities said. The driver, Adrienne L. Hreha, 30, of South Toms River, was charged with the same drug offenses and issued two traffic tickets, police said.


  8. Ex-school janitor goes to prison for child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Asbury Park Press

    A South Toms River man who worked as a school janitor in Long Branch was sentenced for distributing child pornography. Prison for former Long Branch school janitor who distributed kiddie porn A South Toms River man who worked as a school janitor in Long Branch was sentenced for distributing child pornography.


  9. Urine trouble: Drugs, pee in Lakehurst arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Asbury Park Press

    ... vehicle search Sunday, police said. Police Officer Jason Guide pulled over 30-year-old Adrienne L. Hreha of South Toms River as she was driving with 36-year-old Frances G. Ostroff of Manchester near Route 70 and Center Street around 3:15 p.m., ...


  10. 4-hour SWAT standoff with ends peacefully with man's arrestRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2018 |

    A 37-year-old man was arrested Thursday night after a nearly four-hour standoff with police at his South Toms River home ended peacefully, officials said. Henry Parker is charged with obstructing, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct, the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office said in a statement.


  11. Police have South Toms River suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Asbury Park Press

    A man who had barricaded himself in a South Toms River home was taken into custody Thursday evening, law enforcement sources said.


  12. Attempted murder charge for Toms River man who shot gun in parkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... vehicle driving around the Pine Lake Park recreational area around the same time that a 24-year-old South Toms River man appeared at Manchester police headquarters to report that a passenger window in his vehicle had been shot by a gunman. ...


  13. Woman, 19, hit by car as she runs across the ParkwayRead the original story

    May 19, 2018 | The Jersey Journal

    A 19-year-old woman was hit by a car as she attempted to flee from a vehicle that crashed into a median on the Garden State Parkway Friday night, police said. Amy Mathis, of Cape May, was a passenger in a Ford Focus that was driving northbound on the Parkway when it crashed just before 11 p.m. near mile marker 80 in South Toms River, New Jersey State Police spokesman Sgt.


  14. Multiple people struck on Parkway in South Toms RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Asbury Park Press

    ... traffic near mile marker 80 on Friday night. 'Multiple pedestrians' struck on Garden State Parkway in South Toms River At least two people on foot in the northbound lanes of the Garden State Parkway were struck by vehicle traffic near mile marker 80 ...


  15. Berkeley cops: We cracked Manitou Park heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Asbury Park Press

    ... heroin dealers and cars used in the deals and obtained an arrest warrant for 28-year-old Levine Leonard of South Toms River. They arrested Leonard Thursday when they spotted him driving on Route 9. Police charged Leonard with heroin possession, ...


  16. More security officers in Toms River Regional budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Asbury Park Press

    ... RIVER - If you live in Toms River, Beachwood or Pine Beach, you're about to pay more in school taxes. In South Toms River, you'll pay just a little bit less. Taxes will rise for the majority of property owners in the Toms River Regional school ...


  17. State Police troopers save man's life with CPR after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | The Jersey Journal

    New Jersey State Police troopers used CPR to save a man's life when they found him unresponsive and without a pulse in a vehicle in the median of the Garden State Parkway in Ocean County. Sgt. Karen Fahy and Trooper Christopher Herman were on patrol near milepost 80 on the southbound side of the Garden State Parkway in South Toms River on Thursday when they came found the vehicle down an embankment, authorities said.


  18. John Layton Sr. Obituary, 58Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2018 | The Vermont Standard

    ... Jack Layton of Orange; three sisters, Bonnie Layton of Bluebell, Pennsylvania, Sherry "Cricket" Petri of South Toms River, and Becky Crimmons, also of South Toms River; and two brothers, Stephen Layton of Westminster, Maryland and James Crimmons of ...


  19. Drug bust nets cocaine, fentanyl and $200K in cash, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | The Jersey Journal

    Five people were arrested after authorities say they executed a massive drug bust in Ocean County that led to the seizure of cocaine, fentanyl and hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash. The arrests followed a two-month investigation, led by the Drug Enforcement Administration's Monmouth-Ocean High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas program, in which authorities raided three locations in Toms River, South Toms River and Berkeley Township, according to a statement released Wednesday from the Toms River Police Department.


  20. Hillsborough man charged with child porn; school janitor admits guiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... ld-pornography sweep has pleaded guilty and given up his job with Long Branch public schools Randy Hull, of South Toms River, pleaded guilty to distribution of child pornography and will be sentenced on March 23.


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