Tis' the season to be jolly and fill up our spirits with the joy of the holiday season, as was the case in downtown Toms River Friday where 250 students from the school district helped decorate the Christmas Tree downtown.
Yesterday, we told you about one guy who's spreading Christmas cheer in a very public way - literally running through the streets as a fully decorated Christmas tree. But here in a quiet corner of Ocean County, we have a subtle Christmas display of our own.
That Yuletide evergreen has had its moment in the spotlight...all the decorations are packed away...now, what do we do with the tree? Toms River buildings and grounds officials will recycle those dropped off by township residents through January 31 at any of eight municipal parks.
There are more and more tied to the rooftops of cars. It's time to get your Christmas tree. If you like to go for the real variety, the following Christmas Tree species have been voted and ranked as the most popular Christmas trees grown and sold in the United States...