FEMA schedules flood map webinars
A briefing by FEMA about its ongoing flood insurance study and flood insurance rate map is as close as your nearest Internet connection.
Christie seeks federal Nor’easter relief
Ocean, Monmouth and Cape May Counties would be compensated for the costs of battling the October Nor'easter, if President Obama approves Governor Christie's request for a Major Disaster declaration.
Barnegat builder charged with Sandy fraud
The owner of a Barnegat construction company is accused of soaking a Superstorm victim for about $92,000. Investigators are probing to learn if it's the only case connected to him.
FEMA awards $1.15M to rebuild Shark River Marina in Neptune
Reconstruction of Neptune Township's Shark River Municipal Marina - shredded by Superstorm Sandy in 2012 - gets a green light with $1.15 million in federal grants announced by shore Congressman Chris Smith (R-4).
MacArthur heads post-Sandy dialog in Toms River
Three years since the Superstorm, where are we now, and where are we going? Leaders of the rebuilding effort and Representative Tom MacArthur (R-3) seek your viewpoints as they examine the questions October 15 at Toms River Town Hall. The panel organized by the Ocean County Long Term Recovery Group will feature members of area non-profit organizations and community leaders...
Barnegat cop & marina owner rescue stranded boater
At the height of today's bayfront floods in Barnegat, one police officer placed duty before self to rescue a boater who couldn't reach land.
Rising waters place Ocean County beachfronts at risk
Hurricane Joaquin shows every sign of avoiding New Jersey, but the nor'easter that's been feeding off the big storm and pelting the coast is creating flood problems throughout Ocean County.
Ocean County Health Dept. compiles storm resource page
The amount of Hurricane Joaquin prep information hitting you is almost as dense as the raindrops will be if you wind up standing in it. On the Ocean County Health Department web page, you can find a comprehensive guide to resources and tips to safeguard yourself and your loved ones.
Joaquin Postpones Multiple Weekend Events
This is normally one of the shore's busiest post-summer weekends, but Hurricane Joaquin's uncertain trajectory and intensity has forced reschedulings that promise to turn next weekend into Eventapalooza.
Toms River officials place all hands on deck for Joaquin
A reinforced beachfront and enhanced rescue capabilities highlight hurricane preparations organized today by officials in Toms River.