The owners of the iconic Seaside Heights amusement pier on the Jersey Shore have received state approval to rebuild a portion of the site.
Police said the explosion happened just after 10 a.m. on the first floor of the two-story home on Sumner Avenue in Seaside Heights.
New Jersey state police say the driver of a pickup truck who went onto a frozen river, spun around repeatedly and then plunged through the ice with his dog inside has been charged with criminal mischief.
The event will be held June 5 and 6. Other bands scheduled to perform include The Flaming Lips, Alabama Shakes and Dawes.
Rebuilding is slow one year after a fire devoured more than four blocks of boardwalk and destroyed more than 50 businesses in two New Jersey shore towns.
The 82-year-old carousel on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, will not be going up for sale after all.
The devastation of Superstorm Sandy has now been largely replaced by a refurbished and spruced up Seaside Heights, and business owners say it’s no accident.
According to the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office, 20 of the adults and three of the seven juveniles arrested were accused of controlled dangerous substance offenses.
The 82-year-old carousel on the Seaside Heights boardwalk survived both Superstorm Sandy and the devastating fire last September – but it is now expected to be taken away anyway.
Beachgoers are disappointed with the severe weather forecast for the Fourth of July, but many say two good days out of three isn’t so bad.
No matter the weather, Jersey Shore beaches are expected to be packed over the holiday weekend.
People all across the Tri-State marked the unofficial start of summer by hitting the roads this Memorial Day weekend — and severe storms Friday evening made for a miserable commute.
The Jersey Shore is ready for the summer season for the most part, but it is a tale of two cities in Ocean County.
The amusement park where the Jet Star Roller Coaster once stood is still not back to full strength. Officials said the goal is to make the pier whole again.
The sound of chain saws overpowered the crashing waves as construction crews worked on pilings for the rebuilt boardwalk.