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NYC Councilman, Brothers Help Save Two Girls At NJ Beach

There were some scary moments at the Jersey Shore over the weekend after two little girls got caught in the strong undertow at Long Branch.

07/24/2012

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Three Injured, One Charged Following Stabbing At Family Gathering In New Jersey

Three men were injured and one faces charges after a fight at a family gathering in central New Jersey ended with a stabbing.

07/22/2012

Ezra Cornman (credit: Personal Photo)

Boy, 12, Dies From Injuries Suffered In Sand Tunnel Collapse On NJ Beach

Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has died from injuries suffered when a massive sand tunnel he was building at a central New Jersey beach collapsed on him.

07/18/2012

U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman announces charges against Maksym Shynkarenko - Newark, NJ - Jun 11, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Feds In N.J. Charge Man With Running Child Porn Website

ording to U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman, 560 customers in 47 states have been already convicted for distributing and using the hardcore site run by 33-year-old Maksym Shynkarenko.

06/11/2012

Long Branch Swimmer Search (credit: CBS 2)

Police Believe They Have Recovered The Remains Of Swimming Teenager From Paterson

Police believe that they have recovered the body of a Paterson teenager who went missing while swimming last weekend. The Coast Guard had been looking for 17-year-old Rudy Mena since he disappeared off Long Branch last Sunday.

06/03/2012

Crews getting ready to resume searching for a missing 17-year-old swimmer in Long Branch, NJ on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Police: Search Over For Missing 17-Year-Old Swimmer In Long Branch

The boy was swimming with his sister and another man Sunday evening after life guards went off-duty when they got caught in a rip current, officials said, and the 17-year-old went under and didn’t resurface.

05/29/2012

Missing Long Branch Swimmer (credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Search Suspended For Missing 17-Year-Old Swimmer In Long Branch

The boy was swimming with two friends Sunday evening after life guards went off-duty when they got caught in a rip current, officials said, and the 17-year-old went under and didn’t resurface.

05/28/2012

Gregory Elementary School (credit CBS 2)

Superintendent Apologizes To Parents In Wake Of Alleged Gregory Elementary Bathroom Incident

At a meeting on Tuesday night, Superintendent Michael Salvatore apologized to parents for last week’s incident in which two maintenance workers allegedly tied up four students in a school bathroom.

03/06/2012

Gregory Elementary School (credit CBS 2)

Maintenance Workers Accused of Tying Up Boys At NJ School

This weekend, rumors started flying on Facebook that maintenance workers allegedly tied up and gagged a group of four boys inside a bathroom at Gregory Elementary School in Long Branch.

03/05/2012

Gregory Elementary School (credit: CBS 2)

Maintenance Workers Accused of Tying Up Children At NJ School

One student told a parent that he and the other boys were tied up by the men, suggesting it may have started as something of a game or prank.

03/04/2012

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Multi-Alarm Fire Rips Through Several Buildings In Long Branch

The fire broke out around noon Monday. So far there are no injuries reported.

02/13/2012

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Valerie Fund Helps Not Only Young Cancer Patients, But Also Their Parents

You’ve been hearing this week about how the Valerie Fund puts young cancer patients at ease, but it also does wonders for their parents.

06/08/2011

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After 24 Years, Sandcastles Now Legal In Belmar

People in one Jersey Shore borough have probably been breaking the law for years without even knowing it.

05/26/2011

Enrique Iglesias performs during Z100's Jingle Ball 2010 at Madison Square Garden on December 10, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Enrique Iglesias Lauds NJ Students’ Anti-Bullying Video

An anti-bullying video created by some central New Jersey middle school students has become an Internet sensation, thanks largely to publicity spawned by the pop star whose recent hit song was reworked for the production.

02/26/2011

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Authorities Identify Body Found In Burning Car

Monmouth County authorities say the death of a man whose body was found inside the trunk of a burning car this week has been ruled a homicide.

08/21/2010

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