Ocean City Beach Patrol

File photo of New Jersey State Police car. (credit: Don Murray/Getty Images)

Authorities: Man Dies While Kayaking In Ocean City

State police say a man apparently died while kayaking in waters off southern New Jersey.


(Robert Speca, with Cheyenne.   Photo provided)

After 33 Years, Ocean City’s Senior Lifeguard Hangs Up His Whistle

Since 1979, Robert Speca has had sunblock on his nose and a whistle between his lips, guarding his stretch of beach and the thousands of people who used it.


(Ocean City, NJ beach on a less foggy day.  File photo by Steve Butler)

Ocean-Hugging Fog Making Job More Difficult For Jersey Shore Lifeguards

The stifling heat is convincing many people to head to the beach to cool off. But the weather was also creating some problems there.