Point Pleasant Beach

Boardwalk at Jenkinson's in Point Pleasant Beach. (credit: Peter Haskell, WCBS 880)

Point Pleasant Beach Restaurant Suing Over Plan To Build Sand Dunes

The owners of Jenkinson’s Pavilion in Point Pleasant Beach are suing over a plan to build sand dunes, saying the project would transform their privately owned beach into a public one.

12/19/2014

Firefighters battle a motel blaze in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ on March 21, 2014. (credit: Ocean County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutors Release Detailed Report Of What Caused Fatal Jersey Shore Motel Fire

Surveillance video from inside the motel shows John Alberti rummaging through seat cushions in a lounge. He later is shown face down on the couch with a lit cigarette.

07/02/2014

Firefighters battle a motel blaze in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ on March 21, 2014. (credit: Ocean County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutor: Improperly Discarded Cigarette Sparked Fatal Jersey Shore Motel Fire

A cigarette is believed to have ignited a stuffed chair in the second-floor smoking area of the 25-unit Mariner’s Cove Motor Inn in Point Pleasant Beach, according to authorities.

03/24/2014

Firefighters battle a motel blaze in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ on March 21, 2014. (credit: Ocean County Prosecutor's Office)

Authorities To Use DNA To Identify 4 Victims Of Jersey Shore Motel Fire

Arson investigators were back on the scene of a deadly Point Pleasant Beach motel fire Sunday morning.

03/23/2014

Firefighters battle a motel blaze in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ on March 21, 2014. (credit: Ocean County Prosecutor's Office)

Officials Continue Probe Of Fatal Point Pleasant Motel Fire

Autopsies were being conducted Saturday on the four people who died in a fire at a Jersey shore motel that housed some victims of Superstorm Sandy.

03/22/2014

Firefighters battle a motel blaze in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ on March 21, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

4 Dead In Point Pleasant Beach Motel Blaze

Eight others were also hurt in the blaze, which broke out around 5:30 a.m. at the Mariner’s Cove Motor Inn in Point Pleasant Beach.

03/21/2014

Car keys and an alcoholic drink (credit: clipart.com)

Woman Who Suffered Severe Injuries In Drunk-Driving Crash Sues Bar For Negligence

The lawsuit filed in Middlesex County against Martell’s Tiki Bar in Point Pleasant Beach says they should have known 26-year old Ashley Chieco of Wood-Ridge was drunk when they kept serving her in mid-August.

11/08/2013

Officers search for armed man on rooftop in Point Pleasant Beach. (CBS 2)

Point Pleasant Beach Schools Locked Down During Hunt For Suicidal Man With Gun

All schools were locked down in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. as a precautionary measure Wednesday morning as police looked for a suicidal man with a gun.

10/02/2013

The rebuilt boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. (credit: Jenkinson's)

Summer After Sandy: Point Pleasant Beach Bounces Back

The boardwalk is back – rebuilt and alive. Arcades are humming. The aquarium is open. Rides are also open.

05/17/2013

Damaged rides and debris at the Keansburg Amusement Park on the Jersey Shore - Nov. 1, 2012 (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Some Sandy-Battered Amusement Parks, Piers Reopen On Jersey Shore

Along the Sandy-battered Jersey Shore, some sense of normalcy has resumed this weekend as some parks and piers have reopened.

03/23/2013

Jersey Shore (credit: CBS 2)

Changed Summer Rental Market On Post-Sandy Jersey Shore

It may be winter, but this is the time when many rent their summer vacation homes.

02/20/2013

The damaged boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. as seen on Nov. 14, 2012 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sandy Helps Speed Along Agreement Between Jenkinson’s, Point Pleasant Beach

A nasty dispute over how much responsibility bars in a popular Jersey shore town have to keep their patrons quiet and well-behaved after last call has been largely laid to rest – thanks in part to Superstorm Sandy.

01/23/2013

The site that used to be home to the boardwalk in Seaside Heights - Nov. 25, 2012 (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Contract Awarded To Rebuild Seaside Heights Boardwalk

For one Jersey Shore town, new progress has been made on the journey back from Superstorm Sandy.

01/17/2013

Mini golf at Jenkinson's Boardwalk. (credit: Peter Haskell, WCBS 880)

Jersey Shore Businesses Hit By Sandy Look Ahead To Summer

Winter hasn’t even started, but storm-ravaged businesses at the Jersey Shore are already thinking about summer.

12/06/2012

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

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