Toms River and other shore communities face salt shortage, must overspend budgets
As New Jersey faces another winter storm this week, more towns are struggling with shortages of rock salt.
In Toms River, officials say they have nearly depleted their stockpile.
Director of Public Works Lou Amoruso says the township shared some of its salt with neighboring communities, and now Toms River is the one that is running out. "We've had a couple of neighboring towns and two...