Following a wet start to the holiday weekend, Tri-State area residents are finally getting the sun and warm temperatures they’ve been hoping for.
Advocates say the change is a way to levy penalties without consuming as much time in the municipal court system.
The streamed in by carload to hit the sand. Kids played volleyball and wiffle ball. Others just tried to put the long, tough winter in the past.
A massive cleanup effort was underway along the New Jersey coast on Saturday, as dead fish continued to wash ashore.
Volunteers turned out Friday morning to help Belmar clean up after a massive fish kill earlier in the week.
Footage from Chopper 2 showed thousands of dead fish in Shark River near the docks in Belmar.
A year-round smoking ban in the Jersey Shore town will take effect on Memorial Day weekend. Electronic cigarettes are not part of the ban.
The Garden State raked in more tourism dollars in 2013 than it did in 2009 and 2011, and it was only slightly behind the nearly $40 million record set in 2012.
Wider beaches are on the way for some Jersey shore towns whose coast took a pounding during Superstorm Sandy as a $25 million beach replenishment project led by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers begins Friday in Manasquan.
A year after Superstorm Sandy pummeled his state, Gov. Chris Christie said he is celebrating how far New Jersey has come since the storm.
Most of the suspected cases, including the one confirmed case, are connected to D’Jais Bar & Grill in Belmar.
Most of the cases have been linked to D’Jais Bar and Grill in Belmar. The popular Jersey shore establishment voluntarily closed last week and 32 employees were given the mumps vaccine.
“I just wanted to burst into tears because I was so happy,” Bean told 1010 WINS. “It almost felt like I was happy that she was apologetic.”
Federal Aviation Administration officials are investigating why a small aircraft went off the side of a runway at a New Jersey airport, causing the pilot to suffer minor injuries.
The New Jersey town of Belmar has begun taking more steps to prevent damage from future hurricanes.