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FILE -- Actor James Gandolfini (Photo by Sonia Recchia/Getty Images)

James Gandolfini, Former Gov. James Florio To Be Inducted Into NJ Hall Of Fame

A late actor best known for portraying a New Jersey mobster and a former governor remembered for raising taxes are among the newest members of New Jersey’s Hall of Fame.

08/01/2014

FILE -- Aerial view of an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico. (Credit: Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers Robert Menendez, Frank Pallone Fight Against Offshore Oil Drilling

U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, Rep. Frank Pallone and others held a news conference in Asbury Park on Wednesday to express their concerns about allowing drilling in the federal government’s next five-year energy plan, which begins in 2017.

07/02/2014

Asbury Park Shooting

3 People, Including 1-Year-Old, Shot And Wounded In Asbury Park, N.J.

Three people – including a mother and a 1-year-old baby – were shot and wounded Monday night in Asbury Park, N.J.

04/28/2014

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Home Health Aide Accused Of Stealing Thousands From Southern New Jersey Resident

According to police in Brick, N.J., 46-year-old Asbury Park resident Sheila McFadden stole $19,000 worth of checks from the victim last year.

02/04/2014

Bob Benjamin and Garland Jeffreys sat down with CBS 2's Cindy Hsu to discuss 'Light of Day'. (Credit CBS 2)

All-Star Lineup Comes Together To Fight Parkinson’s Disease At ‘Light Of Day’

On Saturday, founder Bob Benjamin and singer/songwriter Garland Jeffreys sat down with CBS 2’s Cindy Hsu to discuss the event that has raised more than $2-million for research since 2000.

01/18/2014

Sandy's damage in the Mantoloking/Avon-By-The-Sea area is seen from Chopper 880 - Oct. 31, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Beach Replenishment Project To Begin In Monmouth County

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to start a beach restoration project from Asbury Park to Avon.

01/03/2014

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Asbury Park, N.J. Family Displaced By Apartment Fire

Officials say the displaced family _ a couple with four young children _ planned to temporarily stay with relatives.

12/01/2013

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

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