A firefighter who lost his home to Superstorm Sandy responded to a call last week, only to find his own new home was on fire.
On Monday, Lavallette held a ceremony to officially reopen its boardwalk, three-quarters of which was wrecked by the Oct. 29 storm. Mayor Walter LoCicero said having a boardwalk has long been part of his town’s identity.
A municipal police dispatcher and a school district employee were among 25 people hit with charges in New Jersey after authorities broke up an alleged drug ring.
Christie has set an aggressive timetable for the project and expects the rebuilding effort to be completed by the summer of 2015.
For at least one New Jersey town, power was restored quickly and orderly after superstorm Sandy, and there is a very good reason.