Seaside Heights NJ

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Large Wave Washes Out Jersey Shore Town’s Fireworks Display

Seaside Heights officials say a wave ran so far up the shore on Saturday night that it soaked all the fireworks set up on the beach.


(Detail of the carousel on Casino Pier, in Seaside Heights.  Photo provided by Casino Pier, used with permisssion)

Seaside Heights Carousel To Remain in Shore Community

Seaside Heights town administrator Chris Vaz says it’s a win-win for both sides, enabling Casino Pier to expand its operation and the borough to take possession of the iconic merry-go-round that has entertained vacationers since the 1930s.


(Detail of the carousel on Casino Pier, in Seaside Heights.  Photo provided by Casino Pier, used with permisssion)

To Dismay of Locals, Historic Seaside Heights Carousel Being Sold

The owners of Casino Pier aren’t talking about their decision , but longtime residents of the resort town say they will be sorry to see it go.


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Community Gathers For Sandy Service Day

The first of two service days set aside to mark the one year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy took place Saturday throughout the New Jersey coastline.


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Christie Plans $15M In Aid After Seaside Boardwalk Fire

Gov. Chris Christie plans $15 million in state aid to businesses damaged in a massive boardwalk fire at the Jersey shore.


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Governor Christie Returns To Fire-Ravaged Boardwalk In Seaside

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie returned to Seaside Heights on Saturday to take a look at the damage wrought by the inferno that destroyed several blocks of boardwalk, and consumed dozens of businesses.


(Old photographs are laid out on a car hood to dry after being removed from a home flooded by Superstorm Sandy in Seaside Heights, NJ.  File photo by Mark Wilson/ Getty Images)

Volunteer Group Restoring Damaged Family Photos For Hurricane Sandy Victims

“Operation Photo Rescue” is setting up shop this weekend in the Home Depot store in Seaside Heights, NJ.


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Seaside Heights Residents View Sandy Damage

Residents of Seaside Heights, Holgate and North Beach are seeing their homes for the first time since the storm.


(The main, oceanside section of the Atlantic City boardwalk was NOT damaged by Hurricane Sandy.  File photo)

Atlantic City Businesses Say Sandy Didn’t Affect Tourism Amenities

Don Marrandino, chairman of the Atlantic City Alliance, says the five-mile stretch of Atlantic City boardwalk is fully intact despite the impression people got from photos that were broadcast during Hurricane Sandy.


(An Ocean City, NJ lifeguard dory.  File photo by Steve Butler)

Ocean City, Finishing Second, Scoffs at Latest ‘Best NJ Beaches’ Survey

The Wildwoods has won the “best beach in New Jersey” survey for the fourth time in five years. But the survey is being called “cockamamie” by Mark Soifer, public information officer for Ocean City.


(A beach at Sea Isle City, NJ.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

New Jersey Group Holds Annual “Top Ten Beaches” Vote

From Asbury Park to Avalon and beyond, many of us have a favorite shore point. And if so, now’s the time to be counted.