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.

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Curfew Enacted For Barrier Island

  TOMS RIVER – A curfew on the barrier island is just one more tool officials are using to crack down on a party...

East’s Rockets Flew Too High To Catch This Season

  TOMS RIVER - The Toms River Intermediate East baseball team enjoyed a season to remember.   The Rockets were 12-0 overall and won the...


2022 Hoops For Hope To Benefit Ocean’s Harbor House

  TOMS RIVER – The 2022 Hoops for Hope Basketball Tournament will be held on July 16 from 12 to 7 p.m. at Toms...

Summer Filmmaking Institute Class

  ISLAND HEIGHTS – Ocean County Artists’ Guild is holding a Summer Filmmaking Institute class for students 13 to 19 years old in Island...

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