Toms River Family Reflects on Volunteer Firefighting Legacy

For the Weingroff family, volunteering in Toms River Fire District No.1 means there are big shoes to fill. Brothers Ron, 67 and Stephen, 73, uphold the legacy of their father, Charles, who died in the line of duty for Toms River Fire Company #1 in 1973. Along with Ron’s son, Carl, 42, the trio continues to serve their tight-knit community. … Read More

Toms River Fire District No.1 to Run Community Awareness, Recruitment Campaign

With the summer season in full-swing, Toms River Fire District No.1 is increasing its community engagement by launching an awareness and recruitment campaign. Comprised of Toms River Fire Companies #1 and #2, East Dover Fire Company, and Ocean Beach Fire Company, District No. 1 is one of the most active fire districts in the area. In 2020, District No.1 received … Read More