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Empty store shelves in N.J.

NJ Residents Heed Gov. Christie’s Advice To Stock Up Ahead Of Irene

“Everything is cleaned out. I never expected to see this many people in here,” one shopper in Waretown said. “I came to pick up a couple things and just got all wrapped up in the hype I guess.”

08/25/2011

Investigators for the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs inspected games, food and toys on Jenkinson's Boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach on June 30, 2011. (Credit: CBS 2)

Consumer Affairs Investigators Comb Jersey Shore Boardwalks For Scams, Hidden Dangers

With the summer season in full swing, the Jersey Shore is jam-packed – but it’s not all fun in the sun. Most beachgoers don’t realize there can be danger lurking in toys, food and gaming areas on the boardwalk.

06/30/2011

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

Coast Guard Ship (credit: CBS 2)

Spilled Fuel From Capsized Boat In Manasquan Inlet Dissipating

A 64-foot fishing boat capsized in the Manasquan Inlet early Wednesday. The Coast Guard received a radio distress call from a crewman aboard the Atlantic Traveler just before 5 a.m. saying a hydraulic hose had snapped.

05/11/2011

(File Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

NJ Town Must Pay ACLU Legal Fees In Prayer Dispute

The $11,200 that Point Pleasant Beach will pay out is much less than the nearly $38,000 in fees sought by the ACLU.

02/19/2011

Point Pleasant Beach City Council meeting (Photo/CBS 2)

Judge Voids NJ Town’s Policy On Council Prayers

Point Pleasant Beach will have to cease its practice of allowing individual borough council members to say a prayer before meetings, a judge ruled Friday.

12/17/2010

Point Pleasant Beach City Council meeting (Photo/CBS 2)

ACLU Files Suit Against N.J. Town’s Council Prayer Policy

A small New Jersey town’s council is being accused of defying the separation between church and state by calling on its members to pray at every meeting.

11/30/2010

Point Pleasant Beach Mayor Vincent Barrella - File / Photo: Borough of Point Pleasant Beach

Mayoral Recall Effort Fails On The Jersey Shore

Point Pleasant Beach Mayor Vincent Barrella will remain in office after voters on Tuesday rejected a recall question by a 919 to 735 vote margin.

11/03/2010

(File Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Lord’s Prayer Dispute In NJ Town Could Continue

A dispute in Point Pleasant Beach over the saying of the Lord’s Prayer at public meetings could take on a new life.

10/23/2010

FILE - July 24, 2007 file photo, Peter Criss, founding member of  rock group KISS, in  New York. Three years after defeating breast cancer_a rarely occurring disease in men_former KISS drummer Criss is raising money to fight the disease. (AP Photo/Shiho Fukada, File)

Ex-Kiss Drummer Raising Money For Cancer Research

Three years after beating breast cancer — a disease that rarely affects men — former Kiss drummer Peter Criss wants guys to know it can happen to them, too.

09/17/2010

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