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Rescue workers gather around a house wrecked by Superstorm Sandy on October 31, 2012 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Residents Allowed To Drive Into Storm-Ravaged Seaside Heights

Mayor Bill Akers said the town will be open until 3 p.m. for residents to assess damage and retrieve property.


Seaside Heights Sandy damage

Seaside Heights Residents Finally See Sandy Devastation: ‘It’s All Gone’

Friday marked 11 days since Superstorm Sandy decimated the Tri-State Area — and for residents in the most heavily impacted areas it’s not getting any easier. Some Seaside Heights families went back to their homes and what they found left them in tears.


Seaside Heights boardwalk planks and roller coaster in the ocean on Nov. 9, 2012 (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Jersey Shore Residents Allowed Back Home To Grab Belongings

So-called “controlled returns” started Friday morning for residents of Toms River, Berkeley, Seaside Heights, Mantoloking and Long Beach Township.


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.

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Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi (file/Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images for BMF)

NJ Lawmaker Proposes ‘Snookiville’ Bill To Let Towns Regulate Reality TV Filming

Assemblyman Ronald Dancer said reality shows sometimes bring unwanted attention to suburban communities and towns should get a say in the filming.


Swimmers at Bradley Beach, New Jersey (file/photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Seaside Heights Beach Shut Down Due To Ocean Rescues And Rip Currents

Police and fire officials have had to make at least two rescues on Sunday. Authorities said a 54-year-old man was rescued in Surf City by a 17-year-old who was surfing nearby.


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Video: Fearing Dangerous Storm, Teen Jumps Out Of Skyride In Seaside Heights

Melanie Rossomando can laugh about it now, but the leap has landed her more than 20,000 views on YouTube. But this past weekend, it was fear and adrenaline that sent her flying off the ride.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Chris Christie Caught On Video Getting Into Verbal Fight On Seaside Heights Boardwalk

Note to the cast of MTV’s “Jersey Shore”: You’ve got competition.


JWoww, Snooki (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Newark Latest City To Deny ‘Jersey Shore’ Spin-Off Filming Permit

In a letter to show’s production company, Mayor Cory Booker said because Newark’s emergency personnel would likely be called to mitigate any incidents involving Snooki and JWoww, the risk to Newark residents would be too great.


New Jersey Attorney General Paula Dow announces Project Medicine Drop - Nov 14, 2011 (credit: NJ Office of Consumer Affairs)

New Jersey Launches Program For Unused Drug Disposal

New Jersey is launching a pilot program that allows consumers to drop off unused medications in secure locations.


FILE  - An Aug. 4, 2011 file photo shows the cast members of MTV's "Jersey Shore" at their television home in Seaside Heights, N.J.   Fans of sthe television show can rent the house for $2,500 a night.  (AP Photo/Mel Evans/file)

Big Bucks Gets You A Night At ‘Jersey Shore’ House

Fans of the MTV reality show who want a firsthand look at the gym-tan-laundry lifestyle will have to dish out $2,500 a night to stay at the Seaside Heights home.


The cast members of MTV's "Jersey Shore" pose at their television home  in Seaside Heights, N.J. (credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Tax Money To Fund Production Of ‘Jersey Shore’

The state Economic Development Authority on Wednesday approved covering $420,000 of the production costs for the hit reality series’ inaugural 2009 season.


FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2010 photo, Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino poses at GQ magazine's 2010 "Men of the Year" party in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

Abercrombie & Fitch Offers Cash To Jersey Shore’s Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino To Wear Something Else

Abercrombie says it’s concerned that having Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino seen in its clothing could cause “significant damage” to the company’s image.



Stingrays Spotted Off Beach In Seaside Heights

People initially thought sharks were swimming off the Grand and Blaine avenue beaches in Seaside Heights Wednesday.


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9-Year-Old Morris County Girl Dies In Pool At Jersey Shore Motel

The victim was pulled from the pool at the Skyview Manor Motel in Seaside Heights around 5:15 p.m. Wednesday.