Beachgoers crowd Jersey Shore beach. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Philadelphia Couple Stole Items From Beachgoers At NJ Beach

Authorities say the couple had $500 cash and a cell phone that had been stolen at the North Wildwood beach.


New Jersey Woman Gets 12 Years In Carjacking, Kidnapping Case

Floribert Nava, of Wildwood, pleaded guilty in February, admitting that she used a fake gun on March 22, 2013, to carjack the then-17-year-old victim.


Jared Goering's Service Dog, Navigator (credit: CBS 2)

Army Vet Says Officer Kicked Him, Service Dog Off Wildwood Boardwalk

Jared Goering and his wife were walking in Wildwood last Thursday when he said a police officer asked them to leave because of his service dog, Navigator.


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Wildwood’s Saggy Pants Law Takes Effect

A New Jersey beach town has yet to write a ticket for anyone violating its saggy pants ordinance, which took effect over the July Fourth holiday weekend.


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Wildwood To Vote On Banning Baggy Pants On Boardwalk

The proposed regulations would ban overly saggy pants, going shirtless and walking with bare feet on the boardwalk.


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Wildwood Considers Banning Baggy Pants On Boardwalk

The baggy pants measure requires the waist band of pants, shorts, swimsuits, and skirts to be no lower than 3 inches below the waist to prevent the exposure of skin or underwear.


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‘Gallon Smashing’ May Amuse YouTube Viewers, But Authorities Say It’s Dangerous

A bizarre supermarket stunt has become all the rage on YouTube, but it’s also getting teens in trouble with the law.


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Jersey Shore United: Top 10 Beaches Contest On Hold In Wake Of Sandy

The Top 10 Beaches contest will not have voting this year that pits one town against another for bragging rights at the shore.



Tourism Officials: Vote No On Plan To Charge For Wildwood Beach

One of the four free beaches in New Jersey is located in Wildwood, but a referendum up for a vote in March could change that.


Memorial Day ceremony at the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ monument in NYC on Monday, May 28, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Memorial Day Services, Events Honor Fallen Service Members

From parades to solemn ceremonies, Memorial Day is the day we honor those who died defending our freedoms.


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Sailor Thought Missing Off N.J. Coast After Hurricane Irene Found Safe

Falcon A. Riley, 23, has been sailing alone for several weeks aboard a green-and-white 30-foot Hunter sailboat.


People walk along the boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Atlantic City, Coney Island Among Nation’s Best Boardwalks

Atlantic City ranked number one on the list by National Geographic with Coney Island coming in second.


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Family Of NJ Girl Who Died On Wildwood Ferris Wheel Sues

The parents of an 11-year-old girl who fell to her death from near the top of a Jersey shore Ferris wheel are suing the ride’s operator.


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New Safety Precautions As Wildwood Ferris Wheel Reopens Saturday

On June 3, 11-year-old Abiah Jones of Pleasantville was on the ride on Mariner’s Landing at Morey’s Piers when she fell more than 100 feet as the Ferris wheel was turning.


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Wildwood Amusement Park Reopens After Ferris Wheel Death Of Girl, 11

A Jersey shore boardwalk amusement park that closed after an 11-year-old girl on a class trip tumbled from a moving Ferris wheel to her death was to reopen Saturday while investigators tried to figure out what caused her fall.