A Jersey shore town is celebrating a milestone as it rebuilds from Superstorm Sandy.
As Jersey shore towns spend millions to rebuild boardwalks wrecked by Superstorm Sandy, some are opting for an additional layer of protection in the form of steel sea walls. But some environmentalists and scientists say the hard barriers actually worsen erosion as waves scour sand at the base of the walls.
The beach in Belmar, NJ took another pounding today, but it was different than what Superstorm Sandy delivered. A 25-foot piling for the new $6.6 million boardwalk was installed Wednesday.
A New Jersey town is seeking donations to help rebuild its boardwalk destroyed by Superstorm Sandy.
Authorities say a 58-year-old Philadelphia firefighter died after diving into shallow water at the Jersey shore.