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Physical Education, Health and Drivers education teacher at TRHSSouth for 33 years.

February 10, 2017 by Barbara Hughes (Register to contact)

Coached field hockey, basketball, soccer, track and field and lacrosse.

Class of 1966 Donation

December 17, 2016 by Karen Fosnaught Mansue (Register to contact)

Class of 1966 made a $500.00 donation to the Ocean County Hunger Relief Organization on Dec. 17, 2016. Recently the Class of 1966 held their 50th Reunion. They collected monies for a class scholarship, which will be given at a later time. They are using left over monies to give to local needs.

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Former Kennedy campaign worker sees shades of RFK in Toms River teen  Asbury Park Press

Toms River North senior Zachary Dougherty recently received a gift from a fan who worked for John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy in the 1960s.

Toms River Police Holding Dodgeball Tourney For Unity Tour  Toms River, NJ Patch

TR Police Holding Dodgeball Tourney For Unity Tour - Toms River, NJ - The event is open to all teams and will raise money for police officers participating in the ...

Toms River officials want your input for bike and pedestrian paths

Toms River residents are invited to join town officials at two upcoming workshops and give input to their bike and pedestrian plan.

Frankie Edgar and Mets Todd Frazier Spar with Conservative Radio Host over Toms River School Referendum  Shore News Magazine

TOMS RIVER, NJ-Bill Spadea has been at it all week against the Toms River School Board whose $147,000,000 maintenance referendum was passed on ...

Toms River Schools Referendum: Toms River High School East  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools Referendum: Toms River East - Toms River, NJ - Here's a look at what projects would be funded under the bond issue if the referendum Jan ...

NJ wrestling: Southern wins Group V championship  Asbury Park Press

Southern, behind pins from John Stout, Ben LoParo and J.T. Cornelius wins the NJSIAA Group V wrestling championship.

NJ wrestling: NJSIAA Team Tournament pairings  Asbury Park Press

Here are the pairings for the NJSIAA team wrestling tournament. Thirty two Shore Conference wrestling teams have qualified.

Jackson Memorial, Shore Regional wrestling teams win sectional state titles

The wrestling teams at Jackson Memorial High School and Shore Regional High School were defeated in their bids to win state group championships. But, each ...

Local Schools Earn Environmental Grants  Jersey Shore Online

Several local schools won grants to teach children about sustainability, to change habits in order to prevent natural resources from being depleted.

Toms River Regional reveals tax impact of $147 million school repair referendum  Asbury Park Press

TOMS RIVER - Can Toms River Regional convince residents to approve a $147 million referendum for repairs to the district's 18 schools? That's the question ...

Toms River Schools Referendum: A Student Speaks Up  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools Referendum: A Student Speaks Up - Toms River, NJ - "Every day something is broken ... we're better than this," writes Toms River North ...

Toms River Regional voters asked to pay $147M for school repairs  Asbury Park Press

TOMS RIVER - The Toms River Regional Board of Education voted unanimously Wednesday night to put a ballot question before voters on Jan. 22 that asks for ...

If Not Now, When? TR Referendum Targets Critical School Repairs  Toms River, NJ Patch

TR Referendum Targets Critical School Repairs - Toms River, NJ - The $147 million capital projects referendum is for items that will have to be addressed no ...

Toms River School Board Reorganization Wednesday  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River School Board Reorganization Wednesday - Toms River, NJ - New board members will be sworn in and the board will choose a president and vice ...

State aid cuts will 'decimate' Toms River schools, officials warn  Asbury Park Press

Toms River Regional school officials say property taxes could soar and programs could be cut if reductions in state aid are not restored.

Toms River Regional: We need your help to get more NJ school money  Asbury Park Press

Schools Superintendent David M. Healy said program and staff cuts could come next year if Toms River Regional doesn't get more state education aid.

Toms River High School North Students Wins Three Leadership Positions In New Jersey Model Congress  InsiderNJ

On Friday, the 18th annual New Jersey Model Congress got underway in Trenton. Nearly 300 students from across the state met at the State House Annex to ...

Toms River High School South 2018 graduation

Toms River High School South held its commencement ceremony on Friday at the school.

Toms River Regional board selects leaders as funding crisis looms  Asbury Park Press

Toms River Regional Board picked Joseph Nardini as president and Russ Corby as vice president for 2019.

Toms River school board member apologizes to election rival  Asbury Park Press

TOMS RIVER - A school board candidate apologizing to a competitor at a Board of Education meeting? That's highly unusual, but then again, so is this year's ...

Todd Frazier urges residents to support Toms River school-repair referendum  Asbury Park Press

New York Mets third basemen and Toms River resident Todd Frazier urged residents to vote 'yes' on the Jan. 22 referendum for school repairs.

Toms River high school students spread Christmas cheer to Montville 1st graders

A class of Toms River East High School students are bringing the magic of the Christmas season to a class of first graders at Cedar Hill Elementary School in ...

NJ Wrestling: Hunterdon Central holds off Watchung Hills in NJSIAA Group V semifinal; Warriors finish 15-2 with back-to-back section titles

TOMS RIVER – On the bus to the NJSIAA Team Tournament last February, Watchung Hills coach Jim Huff remembers it being dark and rainy with most of the ...

Toms River Regional: Parents' petition demands more school money from NJ  Asbury Park Press

Bridget Maillard's petition demanding more state aid for Toms River schools has garnered nearly 8000 signatures.

Toms River school board votes to freeze hiring  Asbury Park Press

Toms River school board members hope the hiring freeze will help keep down costs as they face millions of dollars in funding cuts.

Toms River East Football Player Nominated For Heart Of A Giant  Toms River, NJ Patch

TR East Football Player Nominated For Award - Toms River, NJ - Fabriola Andre's dad left when she was 12. She works a job to help her mom, studies, and is a ...

NJ football: Late field goal boots Freehold Township to upset of Toms River North  Asbury Park Press

NJ football: Three field goals by second-year placekicker Colin Taptich, including one give Freehold Township upset of Toms River North.

Find Your Future At College Fair Tuesday Night In Toms River  Toms River, NJ Patch

College Fair Tuesday Night At Barnabas Arena - Toms River, NJ - Whether you're a high school student or an adult looking for a new career path, come take a ...

Count Basie Center will bring at least 20 shows to Toms River arena  Asbury Park Press

TOMS RIVER - The operators of the Count Basie Center for the Arts will book at least 20 shows in Toms River Regional's RWJ Barnabas Health Arena over the ...

Toms River Schools To Join Brick In Lawsuit Over State Aid  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools To Join Lawsuit Over School Aid - Toms River, NJ - Other districts reportedly are planning to join the lawsuit, according to one of the lead ...

100 Forced From Toms River Apartments By Thanksgiving Fire  Toms River, NJ Patch

TOMS RIVER, NJ — About 100 residents were forced to evacuate early Thanksgiving morning after a fire broke out at the Highland Plaza Apartments, Toms ...

NJ Football: Meet APP editor Hollis Towns at Toms River South, APP's Game of the Week!  Asbury Park Press

NJ Football: Sister schools Toms River East and Toms River South will be featured on this week's Asbury Park Press Red Zone Road Show.

Toms River Schools Referendum: Intermediate East  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools Referendum: Intermediate East - Toms River, NJ - Here's a look at what projects would be funded under the bond issue if the referendum ...

Todd Frazier, TR Teachers Union Chief Urge Passage Of Referendum  Toms River, NJ Patch

Teachers Union Chief Urges Passage Of Referendum - Toms River, NJ - Scott Campbell, the union president, said a yes vote is critical to keeping Toms River ...

Toms River school board member files ethics charges over critic's Facebook posts  Asbury Park Press

Toms River Board member Christopher Raimann says board member Daniel Leonard's Facebook posts are leaking "confidential information."

Toms River briefs: Find out what's happening in the township  Asbury Park Press

The former Pine Belt Arena is now named the RWJBarnabas Health Arena after workers from the school district changed the name on the 20,000-square-foot ...

NJ wrestling: Watchung Hills finishes strong, wins eight matches to hold off Westfield

WARREN - Nick Ciraulo watched as things got interesting and tense in Friday's NJSIAA North 2 Group V final. Westfield rocked back with four straight wins to cut ...

Toms River Schools To Present Plan To Address $2.3M State Aid Cut  Toms River, NJ Patch

TR Schools To Present Plan On $2.3M Aid Cut - Toms River, NJ - The $2.3 million cut in 2018-19 is just the start; a new state law demands a property tax levy ...

Should Toms River double open space tax? Voters will decide  Asbury Park Press

TOMS RIVER - Voters will get to decide in November if Toms River should double its open space tax — from 1.5 to 3 cents — to provide more money for the ...

Class Of 2018: Angelica Huston, Toms River Intermediate South

Class Of 2018: Angelica Huston, TR Intermed. South - Toms River, NJ - We asked you to share your photos and congratulatory messages to the graduates in ...

A Toms River student's take on $147 million bond referendum: Letter  Asbury Park Press

Every day something is broken and it impedes the progress of the teachers and students in Toms River schools. Vote for the $147 referendum.

2 Grand Marshals To Lead Veterans Day Parade In Toms River  Toms River, NJ Patch

TOMS RIVER, NJ — The annual Ocean County Veterans Day Parade in Toms River will feature a pair of grand marshals who are from Toms River. The parade ...

Toms River Elves Write To Kids Who Were Told Santas Not Real  Toms River, NJ Patch

'Elves' Writing To Kids Told Santa's Not Real - Toms River, NJ - The Toms River East students are writing to Montville first-graders as part of their Elf Letters ...

Toms River North grabs early bragging rights with boys' basketball victory

The William F. Dougherty gymnasium at Toms River High School South was the setting where the crowd was excited for a cross-town rivalry game in boys' ...

Toms River Regional board approves superintendent's $10K bonus  Asbury Park Press

Merit pay for superintendents was instituted by Gov. Chris Christie's administration after he capped school chiefs' salaries in 2011.

Toms River Schools Referendum: Intermediate South  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools Referendum: Intermediate South - Toms River, NJ - Here's a look at what projects would be funded under the bond issue if the referendum ...

Toms River Schools Referendum: When, What, Where  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools Referendum: When, What, Where - Toms River, NJ - Voting is Tuesday, Jan. 22 on the district's proposal to spend $147 million on upgrades ...

Toms River North Theatre Teacher Receives National Honor  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Theatre Teacher Receives National Honor - Toms River, NJ - Carolyn Little is the Toms River North Nautical Star Theatre Company director; her ...

Toms River school board candidate has conflict, must resign, rival claims  Asbury Park Press

Former board member Robert Onofrietti, who is running again this year, says board member Christopher Raimann has a conflict and should resignn.

Toms River Villager

Toms River High School South's boys' basketball team will call on defense this season. Coach Curt DeFillippo said this years' team will focus on defense.

Toms River accident: Lakewood mourns victims of deadly crash  Asbury Park Press

Kevin Quispe-Prieto, Jimmy Quispe-Prieto, Victor Lugo and Robert Ordenana were killed Wednesday in a Toms River accident on the Garden State Parkway.

New Jersey schools split on Native American sports mascots, logos

The juxtaposition of the Toms River South Scotch Plains-Fanwood shows the dichotomy throughout New Jersey about the use of Native American school ...

NJ Wrestling: Ridge scores eight pins, rallies to beat Plainfield 51-25 in North 2 Group V quarterfinals; Jake Stein earns 100th career win

BERNARDS TWP. – Andrew Taddeo was on his back, squirming, doing anything to not get pinned. “You know, it's just desperation at that point,” the Ridge High ...

Toms River begins its $763K robotics, computing project  Asbury Park Press

Toms River Regional Schools have begun their work on a $763k project, a plan they hope will open up jobs to their future graduates.

Residents Await Word Following Toms River Apartment Fire  Toms River, NJ Patch

Residents Await Word After TR Apartment Fire - Toms River, NJ - About 10 to 15 residents remained out following the fire that forced 100 into the cold early ...

From Ken Frank to Todd Frazier, film describes culture of Toms River South baseball  Asbury Park Press

TOMS RIVER - Ken Frank was not interested when the subject of doing a documentary on him and the Toms River High School South baseball program was ...

Toms River the latest NJ town to add armed police officers in schools

Toms River has joined a list of New Jersey towns who have or will be adding armed police officers to their schools. The township council approved an ordinance ...

Toms River Schools Referendum: East Dover Elementary  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools Referendum:East Dover ES - Toms River, NJ - Here's a look at what projects would be funded under the bond issue if the referendum Jan.

Piper Perabo Toms River event postponed: Was it scheduling or politics?  Asbury Park Press

TOMS RIVER - A scheduled Oct. 15 appearance by actress Piper Perabo at a High School North assembly for seniors was canceled abruptly on Sunday, but will ...

Brick, Toms River schools are 'kicked while we're down by Trenton Dems', say GOP  Asbury Park Press

Local legislators are fighting Trenton's budget plan, which they say will strip Sandy-impact schools of aid.

Toms River now owns 'nuisance' motel; Red Carpet Inn to be torn down  Asbury Park Press

Toms River plans to tear down the Red Carpet Inn after environmental reviews of the property are finished.

Girls' basketball roundup | Toms River Villager

Here is an update on the girls' basketball teams at the Toms River high schools. TOMS RIVER HIGH SCHOOL NORTH Toms River High School North defeated ...

Morristown Wrestling Grabs No. 8 Seed in State Sectional Tournament

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - The Morristown High School wrestling team has secured the No. 8 seed in the North Jersey Sectional Tournament.

Cops in schools  Asbury Park Press

Toms River Police Patrolman Graham Borg keeps his eyes on student traffic in the hallways at Toms River High School North in New Jersey, Oct. 9, 2018.

School Aid Cuts Impact: Toms River Puts Referendum On Hold  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools' Referendum On Hold - Toms River, NJ - As district officials wait and hope for emergency aid, needed repairs for aging buildings are being ...

Toms River Board, Superintendent Face Sexual Harassment Suit  Toms River, NJ Patch

Lawsuit Seeks Release Of TR Schools' Leak Report - Toms River, NJ - Ann M. Millard accuses the board of inadequately addressing her complaint alleging ...

Toms River Schools Referendum: Pine Beach Elementary  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Schools Referendum: Pine Beach ES - Toms River, NJ - Here's a look at what projects would be funded under the bond issue if the referendum Jan.

Murphy To Nominate Toms River Attorney For Prosecutor: Reports  Toms River, NJ Patch

Murphy To Nominate TR Attorney For Prosecutor - Toms River, NJ - A formal announcement of the nomination of Bradley Billhimer is anticipated to happen this ...

Toms River cancer cluster: Will environmental rollbacks bring back 'toxic' town?  Asbury Park Press

Twenty-two years after reports of elevated childhood cancer levels rocked Toms River, activists fear long fought-for environmental protections are being eroded.

Toms River Regional: Budget includes armed guards at every school  Asbury Park Press

The budget includes 50 percent funding to put armed officers in each of the district's elementary schools. The district's 4 towns will pay the rest.

NJ Wrestling: Westfield erupts for seven straight wins in a 38-21 victory over Piscataway in the North 2 Group V semifinal

WESTFIELD – The drama unfolding was that, ultimately, there was no drama. Sure, Westfield and Piscataway had plenty of entertaining matches, ...

Toms River Officers Receive Valor Awards In 2017 Incident  Toms River, NJ Patch

Officers Awarded Medal Of Valor In 2017 Incident - Toms River, NJ - The Medal of Valor is the Toms River Police Department's highest award; the officers were ...

Toms River School District Still Hasn’t Explained How it Got Where it is Ahead of Referendum  Shore News Magazine

TOMS RIVER-The Toms River School District still has not explained how it got to be as bad as it is or who will be held accountable for the $147 million in ...

Toms River revives deputy police chief job, promotes cops for school security  Asbury Park Press

Michael Brosnan, who has been with the Toms River Police Department since 1994, was sworn in Aug. 28 as deputy chief.

Baseball: Jared Bellissimo hits and pitches Toms River North to second straight SCT title  Asbury Park Press

Baseball: Toms River North makes it consecutive Shore Conference championships with Jared Bellissimo leading the way.

Toms River North junior was going to skip giveaway; instead, she won a car  Asbury Park Press

Ruppert was the winner of the Driven to Excellence contest, a program that enlists teachers and staff to nominate students monthly for a chance to win a car.

Route 166 project in Toms River won't be finished until winter  Asbury Park Press

The state-funded project to widen Route 166 from Old Freehold Road to Colfax Street in Toms River started in March 2016.

NJ midterm election results: Will you pay more for school projects?  Asbury Park Press

Did your school district ask to raise taxes for new facilities projects, security upgrades of police officers? Here are the results.

Side streets along Toms River High School East to see new speed limits

Some good news for teachers, parents and guardians and a warning of caution for student drivers trying to get into the parking lot at Toms River High School ...

NJ Football: Alex Smith of Toms River East voted Player of the Week  Asbury Park Press

NJ Football: Toms River East running back Alex Smith voted he Asbury Park Press Player of the Week.

Jersey Shore schools ask voters for more money for security, facilities  Asbury Park Press

School districts in Monmouth and Ocean counties will ask voters to approve more than $60 million to upgrade facilities, install security equipment and, in some ...

Should we pay for police in schools? Some experts say 'no'  Asbury Park Press

Some experts say police in schools could create hostile environments. Here's why.

Toms River Schools To Host Grand Reopening Of Poseidon Academy  Toms River, NJ Patch

TR Schools' Poseidon Academy Set To Reopen - Toms River, NJ - The building, significantly damaged in Superstorm Sandy, has been renovated and retooled ...

Greatest athlete ever in Toms River? Results are in! Plus more great athletes  Asbury Park Press

The Toms River sports community has been loud in its response — not only when the Greatest Jersey Shore Sports Legends Series asked readers to provide ...

Greatest Toms River Sports Legends: Vote now for the best athlete  Asbury Park Press

Here's our list of the greatest athletes ever to come out of Toms River. It's time to vote for one of them.

Toms River names street for radio legend Bob Levy  Asbury Park Press

Levy, who passed away in March, was the dean of Ocean County radio. He was with WOBM when the station started on March 1, 1968.

Toms River Residents Return To Apartments After Fire: Officials  Toms River, NJ Patch

Toms River Residents Return To Apartments - Toms River, NJ - Authorities said 75 percent of Tower C at Highland Plaza suffered smoke and water damage, ...

NJ Football: Lakewood budget crisis blamed for death of Toms River rivalry  Asbury Park Press

Toms River High School South's controversial decision to end its 98-year rivalry with Lakewood was based on declining attendance, the ongoing budget crisis in ...

Toms River 2018 Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration Friday  Toms River, NJ Patch

TR 2018 Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration - Toms River, NJ - The annual event in Downtown Toms River will include food and dessert trucks as well as ...

Toms River receives grant for downtown redevelopment work

Plans to redevelop the downtown Toms River area are moving full steam ahead as we head into 2019. Toms River has been awarded a $5,660,000.00 grant, ...

20 years ago, they were Little League World Series champs. Where are they now?

We know where Todd Frazier, now of the Mets, ended up. But what about the rest of the Toms River East 1998 Little League Champs?

Toms River High School East graduation 2017 (PHOTOS)

Toms River High School East celebrated the graduation of its Class of 2017 on Wednesday.

Everything You Need To Know About the "Gazillion Bubble Show"

We have your tickets for this amazing show coming to Toms River. It looks like a BUBBLY, fun time! The "Gazillion Bubble Show" is coming to the RWJBarnabas ...

2017-18 Toms River Regional Schools Calendar

TOMS RIVER, NJ — Here are the important dates you need to know for the Toms River Regional School District calendar for 2017-18. School is scheduled to ...

Check Out Toms Rivers Summer Programs For Kids  Toms River, NJ Patch

Check Out Toms River's Summer Programs For Kids - Toms River, NJ - From swim lessons to theater, sports to marine science and even "mad" science, there ...

'Give us something!' Parents demand answers after Instagram gun post

In Toms River, some parents are alarmed by a middle school students menacing instagram post, and want to know what the district is doing about it.

NJ football: What you need to know for Week 5 at the Shore  Asbury Park Press

Here is what to look for as the Shore Conference football season enters Week . Divisional championships on the line.

Ailing Freeholder John Bartlett drops campaign, prepares to say goodbye to Ocean County  Asbury Park Press

TOMS RIVER - John C. Bartlett Jr., the longest-serving freeholder in New Jersey, will end his campaign for a 14th term and step down from his office at the end of ...

Spend referendum bond money wisely: Editorial  Asbury Park Press

The big question following approval of New Jersey's school bond referendum is how the money will be divvied up.

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every High School Ranked  Toms River, NJ Patch

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every HS Ranked - Toms River, NJ - We have the list of each NJ high school's average 2017 scores that were recently ...

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