Welcome to Toms River Online – your source for local news, events, businesses, community information & advertising in Ocean County, Toms River, New Jersey.

Toms River is the county seat for Ocean County, New Jersey.

Toms River Township consists of a town center, Downtown Toms River, and many suburban neighborhoods. The proximity to the River, Bay, and Ocean make it an ideal spot for boaters and summer vacationers.

The 2021 Census revealed that there are close to 90,000 people residing in the Toms River area.

Stay connected to your town through our site and our print newspaper, The Toms River Times, published and distributed weekly.

For more Ocean County News, visit our sister site Jersey Shore Online


Toms River Township Eyes Land For Open Space

  TOMS RIVER – Officials have been looking to preserve more open space this year, to add on to the progress made in 2022.  ...

Toms River Resident Celebrates 100th Birthday

  TOMS RIVER – In a life surrounded by family, art, reading, and love, Rose Garden Nursing and Rehabilitation Center celebrated her 100th birthday...

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