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Silverball Museum Arcade in Asbury Park (file / credit: Silverball Museum)

Choppy Seas And Fog Mark A Dreary End To Summer At The Jersey Shore

A choppy ocean and a foggy day at the Jersey shore left beaches in Asbury Park nearly empty on Monday.

09/02/2013

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Ex-Asbury Park Housing Chief Accused Of Stealing Over $75,000

The head of the Asbury Park Housing Authority has been charged theft by deception, after prosecutors claimed he stole more than $75,000 from the agency.

07/13/2013

Asbury Park Boardwalk (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Getaway Guide: Weekend Road Trip to Asbury Park

Best known, perhaps, as the town where Bruce Springsteen got his start, Asbury Park is an easy escape into New Jersey’s colorful past, and an equally exciting modern beach destination. Expect plenty of impressive Victorian and early 20th-century architecture standing proudly alongside dramatic new construction, unique shopping and a vibrant nightlife.

06/07/2013

Silverball Museum Arcade in Asbury Park (file / credit: Silverball Museum)

One Tank Trips: The Silverball Museum Arcade In Asbury Park

Every Wednesday, we’ve been taking you to destinations close by in our series One Tank Trips and now we’re moving from Connecticut to New Jersey.

06/05/2013

President Barack Obama shakes hands with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie before speaking about rebuilding efforts following last year's Superstorm Sandy at the Asbury Park Convention Hall in Asbury Park, New Jersey on May 28, 2013.  (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama: Jersey Shore ‘Stronger Than The Storm’

The president toured the shore with Gov. Chris Christie Tuesday, seven months after Superstorm Sandy caused $38 billion in damage.

05/28/2013

President Barack Obama speaks as New Jersey Governor Chris Christie looks on as they visit a shelter for Hurricane Sandy victims in Brigantine on October 31, 2012. (credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama To Visit Jersey Shore To View Ongoing Recovery Efforts From Sandy

The visit occurs as Congress is away for the week, a vacuum that has quieted attention to upheavals over the Internal Revenue Service, the attack on Benghazi, Libya, and a leak investigation that has swept up journalist’s phone records.

05/27/2013

Memorial Day At Coney Island (credit: CBS 2)

Throngs Of Sun Worshippers Hit The Beaches For Memorial Day

For many people, Memorial Day is considered the start of the beach season and the unofficial start to summer, but the beginning of the holiday weekend got off to a cold, windy and rainy start.

05/27/2013

Cubacan Restaurant in Asbury Park (credit: Cubacan)

More Jersey Shore Businesses Reopening After Sandy

Beginning today, businesses in New Jersey that were impacted by superstorm Sandy can apply for grant money. But some businesses at the Jersey Shore have already re-opened.

05/01/2013

Weapons collected at a gun buyback in Keansburg, N.J. - March 9, 2013 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Monmouth Gun Buyback Nets 1,500 Weapons

That brings the total number of guns collected to 7,000 since December.

03/12/2013

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2 In The Kitchen: Aloha Chocolate Mousse

Today’s guest is Marilyn Schlossbach, owner of Langosta Lounge on the boardwalk in Asbury Park, N.J.

02/22/2013

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Bail Set At $1.1M For N.J. Man Accused Of Shooting, Robberies, Assault On Cop

A judge has set bail at $1.1 million for a 22-year-old man accused of shooting a cab driver, assaulting a police officer, and committing four armed robberies during a two-day crime spree this week in Monmouth County, N.J.

11/17/2012

Jersey Shore (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Residents Gear Up For Potentially ‘Catastrophic’ Hurricane Sandy

From the lowest lying areas of the Jersey Shore, where residents were already being encouraged to leave, to the state’s northern highlands, where sandbags were being filled and cars moved into parking lots on high ground, New Jersey began preparing in earnest Friday for Hurricane Sandy.

10/26/2012

Ocean off Asbury Park, NJ during algae bloom (credit: CBS 2)

Non-Toxic Algae Bloom Off Jersey Shore Discolors Ocean, Scares Some Sunbathers Away

The beaches along the Jersey Shore remain packed with people, but there’s something a little off about the sea water. The Department Of Environmental Protection told CBS 2’s Vanessa Murdock the water is safe and the natural algae bloom is non-toxic.

08/23/2012

Governor Chris Christie speaking at a press conference in Asbury Park, N.J. (credit: Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Christie Calls Rape Comments By Missouri Senate Candidate ‘Asinine’ & ‘Reprehensible’

Six-term congressman Todd Akin continues to come under fire from fellow Republicans and Democrats after his response to a question about abortion in cases when women become pregnant as a result of rape.

08/20/2012

Swimmers at Bradley Beach, New Jersey (file/photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Swim After Hours At Your Own Risk At The Jersey Shore

Swimming after hours on unguarded beaches may be free, but it might cost you your life, WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported.

07/16/2012

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