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Atlantic City officials are trying to reinvent the town after two casinos closed and more are threatening to do so. (Credit: CBS 2)

Atlantic City Region Job Loss Hit 9,900 Over Past 12 Months

The Atlantic City region lost 9,900 jobs over the past 12 months, battered by the closure of four of Atlantic City’s 12 casinos.

12/09/2014

FILE - A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Search Is Underway For Teen Swimmer Missing Near Ocean City

A 14-year-old swimmer and his friends were in the water off of Ocean City, when they were pulled out by the current.

06/29/2014

A New Jersey family says this angry note was written by an anonymous  real estate agent. (Credit: CBS 2)

Granddaughter Furious Over Anonymous Note Sent To South Jersey Couple

Some might call it passive aggressive, others may call it rude, but whatever you call it an anonymous note that landed in the mail box of an elderly Ocean City couple.

05/07/2014

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

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Ocean City, N.J. Man Admits To Distributing Child Pornography

A southern New Jersey man admitted this week that he made numerous child pornography images and videos available online.

09/28/2013

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The Tri-State Area’s 7 Best Weekend Getaways

Looking for a last minute Labor Day weekend escape?

CBS New York–08/28/2013

N.J. Severed Foot Shoe

Fisherman Finds Severed Foot On New Jersey Beach

Police in New Jersey were trying to figure out the source Wednesday night of a severed foot that was found by a fisherman.

08/07/2013

Cara McCollum crowned Miss New Jersey 2013 (credit: missnewjersey.net)

Princeton Student Crowned Miss New Jersey 2013

Cara McCollum, 20, captured the title Saturday night in Ocean City. She was competing as Miss Island Resort.

06/16/2013

President Barack Obama is greeted by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie upon arriving in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on October 31, 2012 to visit areas hardest hit by Sandy. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Vows To Restore Power, Help Residents In New Jersey

Touring storm-ravaged New Jersey with Gov. Chris Christie Wednesday, President Barack Obama pledged that all affected residents would get help as quickly as possible.

CBS New York–10/31/2012

Governor Chris Christie travels across the state to survey the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, including Seaside, NJ, on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012. (credit: Tim Larsen)

Gov. Christie: ‘I Just Never Thought I Would See What I Saw Today’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said he never thought he would see such destruction, after he took a helicopter tour of the wreckage wrought by Superstorm Sandy on the Jersey Shore.

10/30/2012

Shark Tony

N.J. Man In Search Of Sharks Patrols Cape May County Waters In Kayak

Talk about the catch of the day. A New Jersey man recently managed to reel in a 7-foot shark just off the coast of Cape May County — and it wasn’t his first one.

08/17/2012

People walk along the boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Atlantic City, Coney Island Among Nation’s Best Boardwalks

Atlantic City ranked number one on the list by National Geographic with Coney Island coming in second.

07/14/2011

Sunbathers enjoy the cool waters of the Atlantic Ocean in Bradley Beach, New Jesrey. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Beaches Open For Business Memorial Day Weekend

Millions of people will hitting the beach this Memorial Day weekend and if you live in the Tri-state area, you have a lot of beaches to choose from.

05/27/2011

Jersey Shore (credit: CBS 2)

Poll: Most In Garden State Want To Visit Jersey Shore

The Monmouth University/NJ Press Media poll out Thursday finds 65 percent of respondents plan to visit the shore. That’s down slightly from last year.

05/26/2011

The Jersey Shore continues to experience stronger rip tides and surf, thanks to Hurricane Danielle. (credit: CBS 2)

Hurricane Effects Keep NJ, NY Lifeguards Busy

Swimmers hoping to beat the heat Monday might find restrictions at New Jersey beaches.

08/30/2010

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