Jersey Shore

All Saints Episcopal Church in Bay Head, N.J. (credit: allsaintsbayhead.org)

Jersey Shore Church Flooded In Sandy Reopens In Time For Christmas

All Saints Episcopal Church in Bay Head was flooded in the Oct. 29, 2012 storm and just reopened last weekend.

12/25/2013

Water breaches sand dunes in Belmar, NJ as Hurricane Sandy approaches on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 (credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

Report: Wider Beaches On The Way For Some Shore Towns

Wider beaches are on the way for some Jersey shore towns whose coast took a pounding during Superstorm Sandy as a $25 million beach replenishment project led by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers begins Friday in Manasquan.

11/07/2013

Manasquan Inlet, May 26, 2013. (credit: Tim Scheld/WCBS 880)

Manasquan Still ‘Not Fully Back’ 1 Year After Sandy

On Thursday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will begin its beach replenishment project that will stretch from Manasquan up to Belmar.

10/28/2013

Flooding In City Island (credit: Jay Denson)

A Year After Sandy, Many Victims Are Still Struggling To Recover

Billions of dollars in federal aid appropriated months ago by Congress have yet to reach homeowners who need that money to move on. Many have found flood insurance checks weren’t nearly enough to cover the damage.

10/26/2013

A still-damaged home in Toms River, N.J. - May 31, 2013 (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Shore Towns Vote To Move On Land Needed For Protective Dune System

The votes authorize the towns to acquire small strips of land by negotiation or by seizing it under the power of eminent domain. Any land seized would have to be paid for.

10/22/2013

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

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