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Sea Isle, N. J. (credit: CBS 2)

Sea Isle Mayor: Beach Intact, We’re Open For Business

Sea Isle’s beaches, promenades and most businesses were unaffected by Sandy. The city is planning what it calls the biggest ribbon-cutting ceremony in the state on Feb. 15, to kick off the summer beach season a little early this year.

01/14/2013

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Tourism Officials: Vote No On Plan To Charge For Wildwood Beach

One of the four free beaches in New Jersey is located in Wildwood, but a referendum up for a vote in March could change that.

01/05/2013

Mini golf at Jenkinson's Boardwalk. (credit: Peter Haskell, WCBS 880)

Jersey Shore Businesses Hit By Sandy Look Ahead To Summer

Winter hasn’t even started, but storm-ravaged businesses at the Jersey Shore are already thinking about summer.

12/06/2012

Seaside Heights, left in ruins after superstorm Sandy, is seen from Chopper 880 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Seaside Heights Residents Might Move Back Early Next Year

It is still too dangerous for people to live on the barrier island and right now, there’s a strict curfew overnight.

12/06/2012

New York City Public Advocate Bill De Blasio (file / credit: Facebook)

De Blasio: Help Available To Those Who Lost Work To Superstorm Sandy

Those who lost wages or business during Superstorm Sandy can expect help, New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio said Sunday.

11/11/2012

Staten Island Sand Castles

Mobile Couch: Sand Castles On Staten Island

The Mobile Couch and Alex Denis hit the shore on Staten Island on Thursday, where Matt Long, a professional sand sculptor, showed them how it’s done.

08/16/2012

Long Beach, NY (file / credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Nassau County Closes 14 Beaches After Heavy Rainfall

Officials are concerned runoff water from the rain could elevate bacteria levels and have closed 14 beaches along Nassau County’s north shore.

07/19/2012

Ezra Cornman (credit: Personal Photo)

Boy, 12, Dies From Injuries Suffered In Sand Tunnel Collapse On NJ Beach

Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has died from injuries suffered when a massive sand tunnel he was building at a central New Jersey beach collapsed on him.

07/18/2012

Zac Brown

Zac Brown Pulls Off Another Great Project With ‘Uncaged’

The Zac Brown Band’s mixes genres, and emotions, on new album “Uncaged.” It’s happy, inspirational, and even a little sexy.

07/11/2012

Children run near low-lying fog on the beach at Coney Island. (Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Irene Boosted Beach Closings In NJ, NY Last Year

The report, using government data, found that in New York and New Jersey, there were 1,972 days when beaches were closed or advisories issued to the public, compared to 1,065 in 2010.

06/27/2012

Nassau County Beach (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Beach Goers Soak Up The Sun On Last Day Of Memorial Day Weekend

Monday’s warm temperatures mean thousands are hitting the sand for some fun in the sun.

05/28/2012

Field 5 at Robert Moses State Park - May 18, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Lack Of Sand To Mean More Crowded Beach At Robert Moses

One of Long Island’s most popular beaches will be a little more crowded this Memorial Day weekend, WCBS 880 Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported.

05/18/2012

Atlantic City, NJ (file / credit: AP)

Revenues Keep Dropping In Atlantic City

Revenues have been down for 34 straight months, but experts say the almost three-year long streak could be broken soon.

08/10/2011

Sunbathers enjoy the cool waters of the Atlantic Ocean in Bradley Beach, New Jesrey. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

New Jersey Beaches Get High Marks For Minimal Sewage Runoff

While most beachgoers know to get out of the water when a thunderstorm’s coming, not everyone knows that after it rains is the worst time to go swimming.

06/30/2011

In this June 21, 2011 photograph, one of many "No Beach Access" signs that line the main roadway is seen in Long Beach Township, N.J. (credit: Wayne Parry/AP)

NJ Beachgoers Worry New Rules May Limit Beach Access

Officials in the nation’s most densely populated state are rewriting public beach access rules that could make it easier for well-to-do towns to keep out-of-towners off their beaches.

06/26/2011

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