The beach towns most likely to slap a parking ticket on your car. A ranked list

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Updated July 15, 2017
Posted July 15, 2017

By Bill Duhart | For

Got any quarters? If you plan on parking for a day at the beach you’ll likely need plenty to feed the meters. And we all know what happens if your meter runs out and your car is still there— That’s […]

By |July 17th, 2017|Jersey Shore|1 Comment

Dangerous clinging jellyfish found in N.J. river


Updated on June 8, 2017 at 7:19 AMPosted on June 8, 2017 at 6:42 AM


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The jellyfish with a dangerous sting that caused a scare on the Jersey Shore last summer, prompting the cancellation of several events, have reappeared in a Monmouth County river, researchers say.

Clinging jellyfish – whose sting […]

By |June 9th, 2017|Jersey Shore|1 Comment

MTV Beach House headed back to the Jersey Shore

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Chris Jordan , @ChrisFHJordanPublished 7:41 p.m. ET June 2, 2017 | Updated 12:00 p.m. ET June 3, 2017

MTV is coming back to the Jersey Shore.

A new version of the “MTV Beach House,” last in Seaside Heights more than 10 years ago, will be filmed in the Loveladies section of Long Beach Township on […]

By |June 5th, 2017|Jersey Shore|0 Comments

Shore town looks to tax Airbnb, VRBO

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Updated: APRIL 10, 2017 — 2:05 PM EDT

by Mari A. Schaefer , Staff Writer  @MariSchaefer |  [email protected]

Asbury Park has become the latest New Jersey town to try to regulate short-term rentals such as Airbnb or VRBO.

On Saturday, officials in the beachfront city held an open meeting with about 50 residents to discuss […]

By |April 11th, 2017|Jersey Shore|0 Comments

Bridge between 2 Jersey Shore towns deemed unsafe, closed indefinitely

The Townsend Inlet Bridge between Sea Isle and Avalon has been closed indefinitely after underwater inspections deemed it unsafe. The bridge is shown on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016. ( )

By Rajeev Dhir | NJ Advance Media for

on April 04, 2017 at 9:49 AM, updated April 04, 2017 at 11:43 AM

AVALON — The Cape May […]

By |April 5th, 2017|Jersey Shore|0 Comments

Summer Jobs Season Approaching at Shore

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The approach of Memorial Day means it’s summer jobs season at the New Jersey shore.

OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — With Memorial Day soon approaching, it’s summer jobs season at the New Jersey shore.

Business owners tell The Philadelphia Inquirer ( fewer international students have been applying for the seasonal positions in recent years, opening […]

By |April 3rd, 2017|Jersey Shore|1 Comment

Unseasonably Warm Weather Brings Out the Crowds for the Seaside Heights Polar Bear Plunge

all photos by Josh Barnett
February 26,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Seaside Heights NJ, over 6,884 plunged into the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday for the 24th for the annual Special Olympics Polar Bear Plunge in Seaside Heights.

Many groups raised money from Newark Firefighters, the fraternal orders like the Polar Bear Plunge and Hiram on Ice team.

The […]

By |February 26th, 2017|Jersey Shore|2 Comments


September 17,2016

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Seaside Park NJ ,  Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino announced that authorities are investigating an explosion in a trash can near the boardwalk in Seaside Park, N.J., that occurred this morning as a charity 5K race was about to begin.

No one was injured in the blast, which is being […]

By |September 17th, 2016|Jersey Shore|0 Comments

The Jersey Shore is losing year-round residents by the thousands


As the Jersey Shore swells in population from tourists this summer, something is still missing — the full-time residents it has lost in the past 10 years. Erin Petenko, Read more

By |June 21st, 2016|Jersey Shore|0 Comments


Wednesday, June 15, 2016 04:07PM
Monmouth Beach is alerting residents that potentially dangerous clinging jellyfish have been found in the Shrewsbury River.

Three dime-sized clinging jellyfish were found in the river on Wednesday, officials said.

In addition, a Middletown man swimming in the Shrewsbury River was hospitalized after being stung by one.

This news […]

By |June 17th, 2016|Jersey Shore|0 Comments