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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)

Casino Pier At Seaside Heights Reopens To Thrilled Crowds

Nine months after Superstorm Sandy virtually destroyed the amusement park at Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, N.J., the thrills are officially back.

08/07/2013

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)

Seaside Heights Celebrates Milestone In Post-Sandy Recovery

The pier was the former site of the Jet Star roller coaster that was swept into the ocean by Sandy, creating one of the storm’s enduring images. The roller coaster was removed in May.

07/28/2013

A piece of debris brought ashore in Seaside Park (credit: Seaside Park Lifeguard Joe Gomulka)

Pieces Of Boardwalk Ride Wash Up In Seaside Park

The remains of a boardwalk ride washed up in Seaside Park this weekend and beachgoers on the Jersey Shore are asking if the the water will be safe this summer.

06/24/2013

Coney Island In The Summer

Summer Kicks Off With Special Meaning For Sandy-Ravaged Areas

The weather Saturday was perfect for a summer kickoff, and nearly eight months after Superstorm Sandy, this season has very special meaning.

06/22/2013

Mary Pat Christie at Seaside Heights Boardwalk (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

New Jersey’s First Lady Nails Down Final Board On Seaside Heights Boardwalk

New Jersey’s first lady marked a symbolic milestone on the first day of summer.

06/21/2013

Homes wrecked by Superstorm Sandy sit amongst sand washed ashore on October 31, 2012 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sandy-Damaged American Legion Post Seeking Help For Rebuilding Effort

American Legion Post 351 suffered about $200,000 in damages. Post 351 did not have insurance for wind damage or flooding.

05/27/2013

People walk through the arcade area on the newly rebuilt boardwalk after it was damaged by Superstorm Sandy May 4, 2013 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Summer After Sandy: Jersey Shore Reopens As Storm Recovery Continues

Declaring the Jersey shore officially open for the summer, Gov. Chris Christie cut a 5-mile long ribbon Friday symbolically linking some of the shore towns that were hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy.

05/24/2013

Tim Farrell

After Losing Home To Sandy, N.J. Firefighter Loses New Condo To Fire

A firefighter who lost his home to Superstorm Sandy responded to a call last week, only to find his own new home was on fire.

05/21/2013

Britain's Prince Harry in Seaside Heights, NJ on Tuesday, May 14, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Prince Harry Visits NYC After Touring Storm Damage In NJ

Britain’s Prince Harry began a tour Tuesday of New Jersey’s storm-damaged coastline, inspecting dune construction, walking past destroyed homes and shaking hands with police and other emergency workers with Gov. Chris Christie as his guide.

05/14/2013

A barge moves in to place as workers prepare to remove the Star Jet roller coaster that has been in the ocean for six months after the Casino Pier is sat on collapsed when Superstorm Sandy hit, May 14, 2013 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Crews Begin Demolishing Seaside Heights Roller Coaster Swallowed By The Sea

The work began Tuesday afternoon after Britain’s Prince Harry finished touring the Jersey shore. The project is expected to take about 48 hours to complete, said Casino Pier spokeswoman Toby Wolf.

05/14/2013

Wreckage of the roller coaster in Seaside Heights after Sandy struck the Jersey Shore - Nov. 16, 2012 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Seaside Heights Roller Coaster To Be Removed From Atlantic Ocean

The Jet Star roller coaster that plunged off the Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, N.J. during the Oct. 29 storm will finally be removed from the Atlantic Ocean.

05/13/2013

Prince Harry on February 27, 2013 in Maseru, Lesotho.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Prince Harry Heads To Tri-State For Last Leg Of U.S. Tour

Harry will be arriving in New York City on Monday before heading to the Jersey shore on Tuesday, where he’ll tour communities that were damaged by Superstorm Sandy, including Mantoloking and Seaside Heights.

05/13/2013

Workers install new pilings to replace the boardwalk that was damaged by Superstorm Sandy, February 19, 2013 in Seaside Heights. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Most NJ Boardwalks Damaged By Sandy To Be Rebuilt By Memorial Day

Seaside Heights expects the main section of its boardwalk to be rebuilt by the holiday, with the rest complete by mid-June.

04/02/2013

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

FILE - Clowns (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Clownfest Leaving Seaside Heights After 25 Years

Clownfest started in Asbury Park in 1981 before moving to Seaside Heights in 1987. For the past 25 years, hundreds of clowns descended on the shore town for the annual festival.

03/21/2013

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