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Category: About Town


Job Openings – Crossing Guard

Job Openings.   The Borough of South Toms River is accepting applications for the following positions: Job title: Crossing Guard Closing date: until position filled A Crossing Guard is required in the Borough of South Toms River. The Borough of South…

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TAX INCENTIVES FOR BUSINESSES ALONG ROUTE 166

TAX INCENTIVES FOR BUSINESSES ALONG ROUTE 166 The Municipal Council recently designated Tax Blocks 3, 4, 5 and 6 as an “area in need of rehabilitation”, which designation allows the Municipal Council to, among other things, grant tax exemptions pursuant to…

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Recycling Cans Start Aug 8th

Recycling Cans have now been distributed to Sections 1 and 3, and Public Works is now in the process of distributing them in Section 2. To ensure proper care of the cans, please refer to the Recycling information that is being…

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STR First Aid now distributing Vitalboards – Request yours now !

With great appreciation to Kedz Funeral Home, the South Toms River First Aid Squad are now using a life-saving initiative called Vitalboards. The Vitalboards initiative, which will be Available to homeowners In the local area that reside within Toms River and…

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Earth Day – April 26, 2014

Please join South Toms River in its inaugural Earth Day Celebration on April 26, 2014 from 10am to 2pm. The celebration will be at the Recreation Building, located at 1 Drake Lane. South Toms River, NJ. Environmental organizations will be…

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Cold Weather Tips & Heating Assistance

Customers having difficulty with their bills due to the extended cold weather should contact JCP&L at the number above or visit www.firstenergycorp.com/payment-options.  Tips for saving energy through continued cold weather include:  • Make sure your home is properly insulated to preserve heat….

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Free Native Plant Society Lecture- March 4

On Tuesday, March 4, 2014, from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM, the Jersey Shore Chapter of the Native Plant Society will be hosting a free lecture on soil health at the Hometown Dairy Conference Room at the Toms River Library.  The lecture will be…

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all !  Please join us today at Noon for the Reorganization Meeting at Borough Hall.  144 Mill Street. South Toms River

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Santa’s Coming this Saturday !

The day is almost here. Santa will be arriving on the streets of Manitou Park Saturday at approx. 10am and then he will move onto Section 1 in South Toms River followed by Section 3 and then finishing up in…

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Ocean County Sheriff’s Office: Winter Weather Advisory

Advisory: Winter Weather Advisory …WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON… * LOCATIONS…THE EASTERN SHORE OF MARYLAND…DELAWARE…MUCH OF NEW JERSEY…SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA AWAY FROM THE METRO PHILADELPHIA AREA. * HAZARD TYPES…HEAVY SNOWFALL. * ACCUMULATIONS…SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO…

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TREE lIGHTING TONIGHT AT 5:30PM

Just a reminder that South Toms River’s annual Tree Lighting will be held at Borough Hall TONIGHT, on Monday December 9, 2013. The Lighting starts at 5:30pm, with a reception to follow inside Borough Hall. Families and Children of all ages…

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Oyster Creek Annual Siren Test

Oyster Creek will be performing their semi annual siren test this morning at 10:00 am. This will be a full 3 minute test of the new sirens.

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Happy Thanksgiving

The Mayor and Council wish the residents of South Toms River a happy holiday with their friends and family.

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Community Fundraiser for “Sweet Arielle”

We are a community and must support each other. Please come out on Sunday (TODAY – Nov 10th) from Noon – 4pm to support Arielle and her family. 12yr old Sweet Arielle has had a brain tumor since 7 months…

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Pinelands Commission formally approves certification of the Borough’s Master Plan and Ordinances

For Immediate Release By Pinelands Commission: Pinelands Commission certifies South Toms River Borough’s Master Plan NEW LISBON, N.J. – During its meeting today, the New Jersey Pinelands Commission voted to certify South Toms River Borough’s Master Plan and Land Use Ordinances. The decision means that, for the first time since…

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Our Garden

As we grow our Borough, we would like to inform you of the fruit and vegetables that we grow.

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