Homeowners are getting their first look at a Long Beach Island community that was among the areas hardest hit by superstorm Sandy.
At a hearing before the state Senate Budget Committee Monday, local emergency management officials and mayors testified about their storm recovery needs to ensure they are up and running for high season.
More than 100 Ortley Beach residents started lining up in the middle of the night at a Toms River shopping center to board buses that would take them home for the first time since Sandy struck.
Some Jersey Shore residents did not heed mandatory evacuation warnings, and chose to ride out Superstorm Sandy instead.
So-called “controlled returns” started Friday morning for residents of Toms River, Berkeley, Seaside Heights, Mantoloking and Long Beach Township.
A mother and grandmother have been arrested in New Jersey, on charges that they hit and screamed at two fourth-grade boys who they believed were bullying the woman’s daughter.
“This year that was our goal, obviously,” Par-Troy East manager Mike Ruggiero said. “Every year they went further than the year before. Hey, they don’t want to stop playing. It’s their last year.”
The Jersey shore town that is trying to close its bars early and restricts overnight parking has said no to “Snooki & JWoww.”
A state of emergency has been declared in Freehold Township as thousands of utility customers in Central Jersey remained without power late on Sunday morning after a series of severe storms moved through the region.
Residents in a New Jersey neighborhood turned on their faucets to find a green water mystery waiting for them.
Jose Chinchilla and his fiancée Michele Callan claim they hear eerie noises, that lights flicker, doors slam and a spectral presence tugs on their bed sheets.
At the start of Jahmell Crockam’s murder trial, prosecutors said the defendant had vowed several times to friends that he would sooner kill a police officer than go to jail.
Investigators say a tractor-trailer heading south on I-95 lost its entire rear axle with the wheels attached in Port Chester on Tuesday afternoon.
“Jersey Shore” cast member Ronnie Ortiz-Magro has been admitted into a pretrial intervention program that will allow him to avoid a criminal record for an assault that was shown on the first season of the MTV reality series.
Police said the child was alert and appeared not to have been badly injured, but was transported to Jersey Shore Medical Center for evaluation.