Dunes in Brick, New Jersey (credit: CBS 2)

Jersey Shore Couple Given $1 Settlement After Resisting Protective Dune

With the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaching, New Jersey took two big steps Wednesday toward protecting its still-vulnerable coastline from future storms.


Merrick homeowner Steve Zalewski greets sen Sen. Charles Schumer (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Schumer Calls For Coastline Protection For Nassau County

MERRICK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the federal government to develop a plan to protect Nassau County’s coastline, similar to one in neighboring Suffolk. Schumer said a plan for […]