Toms River

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Parent Accused Of Attacking Youth Football Coach In Toms River

A youth football coach was attacked by the father of one of his players after a game in Toms River this past weekend, authorities said Monday night.

10/06/2014

Lakewood, New Jersey high school football player Devin Delanie, and three teammates, have been charged in a string of armed robberies. (Credit: CBS 2)

Lakewood, N.J. High School Football Players Accused In String Of Armed Robberies

A group of high school football players has been linked to a rash of armed robberies, targeting businesses in the Lakewood, New Jersey area.

10/06/2014

LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 18: A football sits on the grass during a preseason game between the Washington Redskins and Cleveland Browns at FedExField on August 18, 2014 in Landover, Maryland.

NJ Dad Charged Following Brawl With Son’s Youth Football Coach

Toms River police said the incident happened at around 7:30 p.m. after the game had ended.

10/06/2014

New Jersey State Police (file / credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Class Of 149 Graduates From N.J. State Police Academy

The class started with 200 recruits.

08/29/2014

Police arrest Susan Porfido-Gibson following an alleged drunk driving incident in Toms River. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Toms River Mother Came Home To Drunk Babysitter, Crying Toddler

Police in New Jersey say a mother came home from work to find her child crying next to his babysitter who had apparently passed out drunk.

08/04/2014

Susan Porfido-Gibson was arrested after allegedly being found drunk while on the job as a nanny.

Police: Nanny Found Drunk On The Job, Crashes Car

A New Jersey nanny was arrested after allegedly being drunk on the job and then crashing her car, CBS 2 reported.

08/02/2014

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Girl Power: Kayla Roncin Key In Toms River’s Little League State Championship

The fact that Toms River won the New Jersey Little League baseball championship is not that unusual. What it is uncommon is that one of its top players is a girl.

07/29/2014

NJ TRANSIT bus (file/credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

2nd NJ TRANSIT Bus Driver Disciplined For Reading While Driving

NJ TRANSIT recently received cell phone video from a passenger on the Route 137 bus out of Toms River that purportedly shows the driver looking at an e-reader while the bus was stopped waiting to enter the bus lane to the Lincoln Tunnel.

07/17/2014

Ortley Beach Water Tower

Neighbors Not Pleased With Corporate Name On Ortley Beach Water Tower

The New Jersey American Water utility company just renovated the tower in Ortley Beach, and has placed its name on the tower.

07/03/2014

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Toms River Police Search For Child Luring Suspect

A young boy was playing in his fenced-in front yard on Terrance Avenue near Marian Street when the SUV pulled up, according to police. “Come on, I got candy,” the driver allegedly said to the boy.

06/23/2014

Rescued Dog, Puppies

Toms River Police Reunite Mother Dog, 9 Puppies

Police in Toms River, New Jersey have reunited family of puppies, after a woman and her two children rescued two of the puppies as they walked dangerously close to the road.

06/12/2014

Diamond Ring In Pawn Shop Swap (CBS 2)

Toms River Cops: Pawn Shop Swapped Stolen Ring’s Diamonds For Fakes

A Toms River woman apparently was victimized twice after a thief stole her double-diamond ring and then the owners of a pawn shop allegedly swapped out the jewels for a fakes.

06/12/2014

Richie Sambora

Richie Sambora Takes Anti-Drug Message To Toms River Event

Longtime Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora debuted a new song Tuesday night at a New Jersey forum on drug abuse.

05/28/2014

Fire tears through a building on Robbins Street in Toms River, NJ on May 16, 2014. (credit: Toms River Police)

Overnight Fire Damages Buildings In Toms River

Police and firefighters responded to a burglar alarm at around 11:18 p.m. at East Coast Gamers on 38 Robbins Street, Toms River Police said.

05/16/2014

A brush fire is seen near a ballfield in Ocean County, N.J., on April 24, 2014. (credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Investigators: Southern New Jersey Forest Fire Was Intentionally Set

Investigators have determined that a large forest fire that broke out in southern New Jersey last week was intentionally set, while another blaze that occurred in the same area on the same day has been ruled accidental.

04/29/2014

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