A youth sports camp. (Photo: USAG- Humphreys/ Flickr)

N.J. Day Care Centers, Summer Camps Can Reopen in June, July

Gov. Phil Murphy announced Friday that dare care centers will begin to reopen in New Jersey within weeks, and summer camps will be allowed...
Seaside Heights during the coronavirus pandemic, May 2020. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Motel Owner: ‘Be Ready for the Bankruptcies’ in Seaside Heights

Butch Heffernan usually prepares for the early summer season by getting his Seaside Heights motel in top shape before Memorial Day weekend arrives. This...
Normandy Beach, Brick and Toms River, N.J. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Brick, Toms River to Team Up on Elevating Streets in Normandy Beach

The township council of both Brick and Toms River this week voted unanimously to jointly obtain state funding that will be used to raise...
The Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk, Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Point Pleasant Beach Boardwalk, Beachfront, Inlet, Some Businesses to Reopen Friday

Point Pleasant Beach's municipal government is planning to open the town's boardwalk and northern privately-owned beaches May 29, officials announced late Tuesday. Access to...
A 'Reopen NJ' rally is held in Point Pleasant Beach, May 25, 2020. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

‘Reopen NJ’ Rally Draws Over 1,000 Protesters to Point Pleasant Beach

Across the street from a barricaded Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk, a crowd that organizers said broke 1,000 participants gathered to call on Gov. Phil...
Lavallette life boat. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Lavallette Boardwalk Reopens Friday, But Officials Frustrated Over ‘Impossible’ Beach Regs

Lavallette will open its boardwalk Friday with several new regulations in effect, and plans to open its beach season June 20. Officials, however, expressed...
The Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk, Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. (Photo: Daniel Nee)

Jenkinson’s, Point Pleasant Boardwalk Will Not be Open For Memorial Day

As beaches and boardwalks up and down the Jersey Shore begin various phases of reopening following coronavirus-related closures, one of the state's major boardwalks...

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