Shore towns scramble to fortify dunes decimated by blizzard

Guadagno in WildwoodJersey Shore towns recovering from a crippling blizzard and nor’easter are rushing to dump sand back on the beach to shore up their coastline as state officials vowed to speed up a stalled beach replenishment project. That was the scene Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno and state Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin met on Monday on the… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: January 26th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: DEP, Jersey Shore, Kim Guadagno, New Jersey | Tags: , , , | No Comments »

Snooki slams Christie in new book

assetContentMEREDITH, N.H. — When Gov. Chris Christie mocked the cast of the “Jersey Shore” for being New Yorkers who give New Jersey a bad name and squashed a controversial $420,000 tax credit called the “Snooki subsidy” for the first season of the hit MTV show, he had the support of his New Jersey audience. But it… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: October 15th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Chris Christie, Jersey Shore | Tags: , , | 2 Comments »

More than $1B spent replenishing N.J. beaches over past 30 years

assetContentThe nor’easter that churned over the region this week left eight-foot-tall cliffs in the dunes of North Wildwood. It carted away sand in Harvey Cedars and created steep dropoffs where a steel seawall has been constructed in a section of northern Ocean County battered during Hurricane Sandy. The state’s withered coastline highlights a battle Jersey Shore… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: October 8th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Jersey Shore, Monmouth County News | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino’s lawyer wants off tax fraud case

NEWARK — Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino’s lawyer says he no longer wants to defend the former “Jersey Shore” star against tax fraud charges because he’s not being paid. U.S. District Court Judge Susan Wigenton on Monday set July 21 for a hearing to decide whether she’ll allow Richard Sapinski to withdraw as Sorrentino’s attorney. Sapinski represented… Read the rest of this entry »

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Greg’s List: Things to do in Monmouth County this weekend, July 3-5, 2015

By Greg Kelly

 

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Friday, July 3

  • Atlantic Highlands Fireman’s Fair – MORE INFO
  • Manasquan Gala July 4th Celebration – MORE INFO
  • Closure at NJ Repertory Theatre (Long Branch) – MORE INFO
  • Jockey Autograph & Memorabilia Sale at Monmouth Park (Oceanport) – MORE INFO
  • Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes at The Stone Pony (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO
  • Denis Coughlan (Belmar) – MORE INFO
  • July 4th Fireworks (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO
  • July 4th Fireworks (Bradley Beach) – MORE INFO
  • July 4th Fireworks (Union Beach) – MORE INFO
  • July 4th Fireworks (Ocean Twp) – MORE INFO
  • July 4th Fireworks (Matawan) – MORE INFO

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Greg’s List: Things to do in Monmouth County this weekend, June 26-28, 2015

By Greg Kelly

 

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Friday, June 26

  • Hall & Oates at Count Basie Theatre (Red Bank) – MORE INFO
  • Wall Twp Fair – MORE INFO
  • Closure at NJ Repertory Theatre (Long Branch) – MORE INFO
  • Jersey Shore Greek Festival (Ocean Twp) – MORE INFO
  • Bridgefest ‘15 (Ocean Grove) – MORE INFO
  • Charlie, Trevor and a Girl Savannah at Algonquin Arts Theatre (Manasquan) – MORE INFO
  • Nancy Scharff’s God & Country Patriotic Concert (Middletown) – MORE INFO
  • Magical Musical Me (Middletown) – MORE INFO
  • Fort Hancock 21st Century Advisory Committee Meeting (Lincroft) – MORE INFO
  • Honoring Summer II Art Show at BCC (Lincroft) – MORE INFO
  • The Great St. Mary’s Fair (Middletown) – MORE INFO

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Greg’s List: Things to do in Monmouth County this weekend, June 19-21, 2015

By Greg Kelly

 

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Friday, June 19

  • Art & Crafts Show at Monmouth Mall (Eatontown) – MORE INFO
  • Be More Chill at TRT (Red Bank) – MORE INFO
  • Campfire on the Beach on Sandy Hook – MORE INFO
  • Coastal Naturalist Series on Sandy Hook – MORE INFO
  • St. Leo the Great Parish Carnival (Lincroft) – MORE INFO
  • Mame by Stone Church Players (Navesink) – MORE INFO
  • Middletown 350 Anniversary Plaza Dedication – MORE INFO
  • Not On Call (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO
  • Sips & Serendipity Art Class: Ocean Grove Tents (Ocean Grove) – MORE INFO

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Sadie Says: Don’t be a poopie head. Pick up your trash and don’t litter on the beach!

By Joe Sinagra

SadieShe is only 7 years old from Manville, NJ, and already knows how to get things done. On June 7, Sadie Fleming was at Monmouth County’s Union Beach that Sunday morning with her family.

The Union Beach Borough is part of the Bayshore Regional Strategic Plan, recently undergoing an extensive restoration of its beach front due to the effects of hurricane Sandy. The beach offers a view of the New York City skyline and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.

Walking along the beach with her mom, dad, and her sister, Sadie couldn’t help but notice how dirty it was. Sadie was visibly upset that adults weren’t being responsible with their trash and not throwing their litter in the garbage. She was concerned that all that trash would wind up in the ocean, potentially killing the fish and wildlife.

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Greg’s List: Things to do in Monmouth County this weekend, June 5-10, 2015

By Greg Kelly

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Friday, June 5

  • Bayshore Greek Festival (Holmdel) – MORE INFO
  • Be More Chill at TRT (Red Bank) – MORE INFO
  • NHRA Toyota Summernationals at Raceway Park – MORE INFO
  • Bluegrass Mini Golf at Monmouth Park (Oceanport) – MORE INFO
  • Atlantic Cinemas Movie Night (Atlantic Highlands) – MORE INFO
  • Live Harness Racing at Freehold Raceway – MORE INFO
  • Live Horse Racing at Monmouth Park (Oceanport) – MORE INFO
  • “Dare to Fly!” Youth Art Exhibit (Belmar) – MORE INFO
  • Atlantic Highlands Farmer’s Market – MORE INFO

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Posted: June 3rd, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Jersey Shore, Monmouth County, Monmouth County News, Things to do in Monmouth County, Things to do on the Jersey Shore | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

Greg’s List: Things to do in Monmouth County this weekend, May 29-31, 2015

By Greg Kelly

 

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Saturday, May 30

  • Ocean Grove Giant Spring Flea Market – MORE INFO
  • Red Bank River Fest – MORE INFO
  • Jersey Born Music Festival (Asbury Park) – MORE INFO
  • Twilight by the Bay on Sandy Hook – MORE INFO
  • Avon 5k Run/Walk – MORE INFO
  • Civil War Encampment at Allaire Village – MORE INFO
  • “Smartphonographer” Workshop (Long Branch) – MORE INFO
  • Shrewsbury Borough Wide Yard Sale – MORE INFO
  • Criminal MIND, Dead BODY, Evil SPIRIT at Grange Playhouse (Howell) – MORE INFO

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