Tim Farrell

After Losing Home To Sandy, N.J. Firefighter Loses New Condo To Fire

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.


Gov. Chris Christie holds a press conference after walking the newly finished boardwalk in Lavalette, N.J. on Monday, May 20, 2013. (credit: Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Lavallette Rebuilds Boardwalk Destroyed By Sandy

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.


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Police Dispatcher, School District Employee Caught In N.J. Drug Ring Bust

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.


Gov. Chris Christie announces Rt. 35 rebuilding plans in Lavallette Feb. 19, 2013 (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Christie Pledges $200 Million In Federal Aid To Rebuild Vital Jersey Shore Roadway

Christie has set an aggressive timetable for the project and expects the rebuilding effort to be completed by the summer of 2015.


Power lines downed by Sandy in New Jersey (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

More New Jersey Towns Look To Become Their Own Utilities After Sandy

For at least one New Jersey town, power was restored quickly and orderly after superstorm Sandy, and there is a very good reason.