A couple of weeks ago I told you about the discussions in Toms River around whether the township should enact strict regulations on flying unmanned aerial vehicles (more commonly, of course, known as "drones") within its borders.
Retired Toms River Police Sergeant Kevin Geoghegan enters the vortex of the township's political arena, chosen to fill the Ward Two Township Council seat formerly held by current At-Large Councilman Brian Kubiel.
Some Ortley Beach residents are concerned about the way the community is reshaping in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, following recent variance approvals by the Toms River Township Zoning Board of Adjustment for larger and two-family homes.
A showdown is on the horizon as Toms River officials refuse to accept the state's map designating three areas in the Township for likely affordable housing construction to meet third-round obligations.
It won't officially be on the agenda until next month, but the Toms River Township Council's proposed plan to purchase the abandoned Camp Albocondo property drew plenty of comments at this week's Council meeting. The Township wants to buy the Whitesville Road site from its current owne…