Belmar

Beachgoers in Cape May, New Jersey. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

After Irene, Beaches In NY, NJ Open For Business Labor Day Weekend

From the Hamptons to the Jersey shore, officials and business owners alike want you to know the beaches are open this Labor Day weekend.

09/03/2011

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For Many In New Jersey, Floodwaters From Irene Are Giving Way To Huge Piles Of Trash

At last able to get back to their possessions, many in the Garden State are finding them hopelessly destroyed by the flood.

09/02/2011

Pizza shop at the Jersey Shore - Belmar, NJ - Sep 2, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Jersey Shore Towns Hoping People Return For Labor Day Weekend

A week after telling people – in some not very subtle terms – to leave the shore as Hurricane Irene swirled up the coast, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Friday encouraged people to head back to the boardwalk — with open wallets.

09/02/2011

Beach goers walk in the Atlantic Ocean - Atlantic City, NJ (file / credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Lautenberg, Pallone Push Faster Testing Of NJ Ocean Waters

Expanding on the Beach Act of 2000, the lawmakers are introducing new legislation which would require more rapid testing of the New Jersey’s ocean water.

08/17/2011

Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, cast member of MTV's "Jersey Shore" stands on a deck overlooking the boardwalk and beach at the home for the show Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011, in Seaside Heights, N.J. (credit: Mel Evans/AP)

Did Belmar Cops Give Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino Special Treatment?

The notorious cast of the “Jersey Shore” has had its run-ins with the law but now three Belmar police officers are the ones to find themselves in trouble after pulling over Mike “Situation” Sorrentino.

08/12/2011

Seaside Heights, NJ - (file / credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Underage Drinking Patrols Being Beefed Up Along Jersey Shore

Underage drinking is a longstanding problem for cops along the Jersey Shore.

06/28/2011

Sandcastle (file / credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

After 24 Years, Sandcastles Now Legal In Belmar

People in one Jersey Shore borough have probably been breaking the law for years without even knowing it.

05/26/2011

(credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Belmar, N.J. Now Allows Beachgoers To Build Sand Castles

It’s a bit surprising they had been banned: after all, Belmar has been hosting a sand castle competition for the last 24 years.

03/22/2011

A re-fashioned surboard signed by Jim Witkowski - Photo: Casimier Surfboards

Stories From Main Street – Belmar, NJ

It’s a story of turning of turning wipeouts into liquid assets, and helping the environment at the same time.

09/27/2010

A Coast Guard vessel is seen off the coast of Atlantic City, N.J., as Hurricane Earl moves up the eastern coast, Friday, Sept. 3, 2010.  (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Missing Swimmer’s Body Found In NJ Inlet

Authorities say a body found Saturday in a central New Jersey inlet is that of a swimmer who went missing in rough surf spawned by Hurricane Earl.

09/04/2010

Cats (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Shelter Worker Admits Killing Cats, Blames Insomnia

An attendant at a central New Jersey animal shelter has admitted he killed two cats in the shelter’s surgical recovery room.

08/19/2010

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