Manasquan

Former high school wrestling star Lukas Iorio is charged with carjacking an electric buggy and going on a violent rampage on the Jersey Shore. (Credit: Gettysburg College/CBS 2)

New Jersey High School Wrestling Champ Accused In Bizarre Rampage

Lukas Iorio was a high school wrestling champion and a good student, but now he has been arrested and brought up on serious charges.

05/28/2014

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

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)

Report: Jersey Shore Revenues Down This Summer In Spite Of Recovery Efforts

Manasquan is one town whose revenue decline can be attributed to just about every problem experienced along the shore. Beach revenue, including from parking, was down $290,000 through July 21.

07/27/2013

This Mako shark jumped onto the boat of two NJ fishermen. (Credit Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Massive Mako Shark Gives NJ Fishermen The Surprise Of A Lifetime

The havoc-causing mako was 8-feet-4-inches long. It surprised the two fishermen initially when it appeared by the side of the boat and took one of their baits.

06/08/2013

Gas Pump (file / credit: clipart.com)

New Jersey Gas Stations Sued For Selling Aviation Fuel As Gasoline

The stations are located in North Plainfield, Trenton, Manasquan, Lawrenceville and Scotch Plains. The lawsuit announced Tuesday also names their parent company, a fuel distributor and fuel transporter.

05/28/2013

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

Warmer Conditions Take Over As Memorial Day Weekend Continues

Following a cold, dreary day Saturday, the sun is making an appearance this Sunday, along with some slightly warmer temperatures.

05/26/2013

A man holds his child as they view damage from Sandy along the Jersey Shore in Belmar - Oct. 30, 2012 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Pallone: Jersey Shore To Get ‘Largest Ever’ Beach Replenishment Project

The project will stretch from Sea Bright to Manasquan and is expected to be completed by early next year.

05/05/2013

Miracle on Main Street Manasquan Logo

Stories From Main Street: Miracle On Main Street Event To Help Rebuild Manasquan

Manasquan was one of the Monmouth County communities hardest hit by Hurrricane Sandy, but an event coming up hopes to help the borough out.

03/25/2013

An American flag flies in front of the ruins of a home in Mantoloking, N.J. destroyed by Superstorm Sandy - Nov. 21, 2012 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Workshops Help Sandy Victims In New Jersey Cut Through Insurance Red Tape

Help for Superstorm Sandy victims looking to cut through insurance red tape stopped by a traveling forum in Manasquan, N.J. this week.

03/23/2013

Prepping for Hurricane Sandy by pumping water from lake Como in Belmar, N.J. (CBS 2)

Jersey Shore Readies For Hurricane Sandy To Come Ashore; River Towns Also Prepare

Having heard scary reports about Hurricane Sandy possibly making a direct hit on New Jersey next week, residents were taking it seriously Friday.

10/26/2012

Dog in crate (credit: CBS 2)

Local N.J. Lawmakers Seek To Ban Sale Of Dogs And Cats In Pet Stores

An ordinance in the Manasquan Borough Council would ban the retail sale of dogs and cats at pet shops if it becomes law.

09/05/2012

Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Christie Urges Democrats To Get Off Beach, Pass Tax Cut

The Republican governor began his so-called “Endless Summer Tax Relief Tour” in Manasquan on Monday, bashing Democrats who he says are blocking tax cuts for homeowners.

07/16/2012

Pizza shop at the Jersey Shore - Belmar, NJ - Sep 2, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Jersey Shore Towns Hoping People Return For Labor Day Weekend

A week after telling people – in some not very subtle terms – to leave the shore as Hurricane Irene swirled up the coast, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Friday encouraged people to head back to the boardwalk — with open wallets.

09/02/2011

Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Serious Flooding Concerns Remain In N.J.

Floodwaters rose all across New Jersey, closing roads from side streets to major highways as Irene, the first hurricane to make landfall in the state in more than a century, weakened and moved on, leaving more than 600,000 homes and businesses without power.

08/28/2011

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