Island Beach State Park

The U.S. Coast Guard searches the Atlantic Ocean off Island Beach State Park for a missing swimmer from France. A body was found in the water nearby on Saturday, July 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found Near Where Man Vanished While Swimming Off Jersey Shore

A body was found Saturday morning off in the waters off the Jersey Shore, not far from where a Frenchman vanished missing while trying to swim in the Atlantic Ocean for the first time.

07/19/2014

U.S. Coast Guard (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Swimmer Off Jersey Shore

Nicholas Guilhote was reported missing just before noon Friday, authorities said.

07/18/2014

Island Beach State Park in New Jersey - Jan. 25, 2013 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

New Jersey’s Island Beach State Park Reopens Months After Sandy

Walkers, four-wheelers, and fishermen may now make use of the park in Berkeley Township.

01/25/2013

Bluntnose Stingray (file / credit: Miami Seaquarium via Wikipedia)

Man Fishing On Jersey Shore Stung By Stingray; Officials Call It A Rare Occurrence

Seaside Park beach patrol captain Joe Gamalca says a stingray attack is like being struck by lightning. In 35 years on the beach, he says he’s never seen it happen to a swimmer.

07/29/2011