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Dune on Chadwick Beach, N.J. Some residents have complained the sand used for the dune smells and looks ugly, but DEP officials say it's safe. (credit: CBS 2)

Chadwich Beach, N.J. Residents Complain Rebuilt Dune Is Ugly, Smelly

The town of Toms River built the dune using sand dredged from the nearby Barnegat Bay. Town officials got permission from residents to build the dune.

10/16/2013

The Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield blimp. (Credit CBS 2)

Take In The View From Behind The Controls Of The Horizon Blimp

For the past 15 years the Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield blimp has become a community regular, CBS 2’s Alex Denis reported.

10/14/2013

Sea Bright on Oct. 10, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

Coastal Storm Brings Gusty Winds, Heavy Rain To New Jersey

Towns along the New Jersey shore are bracing for possible flooding and beach erosion as a storm packing gusty winds and rain bears down on the area.

10/10/2013

The Seaside Park boardwalk following the massive Sept. 12 fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Demolition, Cleanup Work To Begin This Week At Fire-Damaged Seaside Park Boardwalk

Seaside Park and Seaside Heights officials have hired South Toms River-based Eagle Paving Corp. — which is operated by the man who also runs FunTown Pier — to do the work.

10/07/2013

The Seaside Park boardwalk following the massive Sept. 12 fire. (credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Boardwalk Fire Linked To Sandy-Damaged Electrical Wiring

Last week’s massive boardwalk fire in New Jersey began accidentally, the result of an electrical problem, an official briefed on the investigation said Tuesday.

09/17/2013

State Police cruisers parked in front of a business destroyed in the Jersey shore boardwalk blaze. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

State Officials To Aid With New Jersey Boardwalk Fire

Representatives from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority and other agencies will provide information to businesses and residents at the Seaside Heights Municipal Complex Monday between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

09/16/2013

The Seaside Park boardwalk following the massive Sept. 12 fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters Extinguish Flare-Up On New Jersey Boardwalk

Firefighters have extinguished a flare-up following the massive fire that swept through a New Jersey boardwalk.

09/15/2013

Firefighters put out hot spots on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 a day after a massive fire ripped through the boardwalk in Seaside Park and Seaside Heights, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

Mayor Says Of Seaside Park Boardwalk Fire, We’re ‘Better Than The Blaze’

Gov. Chris Christie said the fire that raged for eight hours in Seaside Park and Seaside Heights was 95 percent contained by late morning Friday.

09/13/2013

Frank Sementa, owner of the popular D'Jais, stands on the second story of the boarded-up nightclub in Belmar, New Jersey following supestorm Sandy, while a clean-up truck is parked on the beach - Oct. 30, 2012 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Health Department Gives Jersey Shore Club Satisfactory Rating Following Mumps Scare

Most of the suspected cases, including the one confirmed case, are connected to D’Jais Bar & Grill in Belmar.

09/13/2013

Residents in Surf City, N.J., are at odds over whether to give the government permission to build dunes. (credit: CBS 2)

Jersey Shore Homeowners Being Shamed For Blocking Dune Construction

Many residents have signed easements giving the government the OK to finish building or raise sand dunes to protect the Jersey Shore island.

09/05/2013

Silverball Museum Arcade in Asbury Park (file / credit: Silverball Museum)

Choppy Seas And Fog Mark A Dreary End To Summer At The Jersey Shore

A choppy ocean and a foggy day at the Jersey shore left beaches in Asbury Park nearly empty on Monday.

09/02/2013

Woman sitting on beach in NYC (credit:  Andrew Burton/Getty Images News)

Sandy-Affected Areas Feeling Impact Of Gloomy Holiday Weekend

Shore communities all across the Tri-State Area were hoping for one last boost before the unofficial end of summer on Labor Day, but Mother Nature wasn’t cooperating.

09/01/2013

Beachgoers Sunbathe (Photo credit: MANAN/VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)

N.J. Residents Enjoy Glorious Day At The Shore In Spite Of Tough Summer

Clouds parted and temperatures rose to the 80’s on Saturday as beach goers made one of the final trips of the season to the beach in Brick.

08/31/2013

After the Reign Performs With Bruce Springsteen

‘Stronger Than The Storm’ Contest Winners Say Song Was Composed Night Sandy Struck

After the Reign bested more than 235 entries in the contest that was created by the “Stronger than the Storm” campaign that’s trying to drive visitors to the shore after Superstorm Sandy devastated many beach areas.

08/29/2013

People walk through the arcade area on the newly rebuilt boardwalk after it was damaged by Superstorm Sandy on May 4, 2013 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘Stronger Than The Storm’ Ads To Stop Airing This Weekend

Gov. Chris Christie said the $25 million state tourism campaign will end on Sept. 1.

08/29/2013

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