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The ruins of a destroyed home sit in the sand on November 21, 2012 in Mantoloking, New Jersey. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NJ Offering Interest-Free Loans To Those Buying Homes In Sandy-Ravaged Communities

The state of New Jersey has launched a loan program designed to boost home ownership in the counties hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy.

08/06/2013

Garden State Parkway (file)

Construction Project To Ease Traffic On Garden State Parkway Begins

The Garden State Parkway will soon be completely free of traffic lights.

02/04/2013

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

Belongings that were ruined by floodwaters sit outside a house devastated by Superstorm Sandy on November 2, 2012 in Union Beach, New Jersey. Over 200 homes in a town of only 6,200 residents were destroyed by the storm. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

FEMA Launches Rapid Repair System For 5 New Jersey Counties

Residents of Atlantic, Cape May, Middlesex, Monmouth and Ocean counties can apply for the grants through their town governments for money to pay for repairs.

12/07/2012

Shark Tony

N.J. Man In Search Of Sharks Patrols Cape May County Waters In Kayak

Talk about the catch of the day. A New Jersey man recently managed to reel in a 7-foot shark just off the coast of Cape May County — and it wasn’t his first one.

08/17/2012

An artist's rendering of what Mark Himebaugh is believed to look like today (credit: Middle Township Police Department)

New Reward Offered In 1991 Disappearance Of Middle Township Boy

Eleven-year-old Mark Himebaugh was last seen leaving his family’s Cape May County home to watch firefighters battle a marsh fire on Nov. 25, 1991.

01/12/2012

Long Branch Shelter (credit: CBS 2)

Shelter Volunteers Work To Reassure Evacuees From NJ

The first rain and wind from Hurricane Irene arrived in New Jersey by midday Saturday, and by the evening,thousands of evacuees headed to local shelters to wait out the storm.

08/27/2011

(credit: Gov. Christie's Office)

Gov. Christie Tells New Jerseyans To ‘Get The Hell Off The Beach’

“The most important bit of advice I can give to any of the 8.8 million citizens of this state is think — don’t react — think. Think about what you need to do to protect your life and the life of your family,” Christie said in a news conference.

08/26/2011

Morris County, NJ (file / credit: Morris County Tourism Bureau)

Morris County Tops Quality Of Life List In New Jersey Survey

The results are in from a new survey on the quality of life in the counties of New Jersey.

08/02/2011

Garbage File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Of Pounds Of Trash Cleared From S. Jersey Island

It stemmed from a community-based effort to clean up the shoreline in Cape May County.

12/03/2010

(AP Photo/Andy King)

Candidates Booted From NJ Supermarket Lot

Management told Democratic Cape May County freeholder candidate Robert Jackson to stop greeting voters in the Acme parking lot in Lower Township.

11/02/2010