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May 30, 2017

COAST GUARD RESCUES BOATERS IN CENTRAL NEW JERSEY

The United States Coast Guard rescued five people who were on a boat headed for some pilings in Atlantic Highlands over the weekend.  The boat lost power to an engine and was drifting towards a collision with the piling before the Coast Guard attached a tow line to the boat and towed it safely away.
May 30, 2017

ANOTHER MAJOR BEACH PROJECT COMING TO NEW JERSEY

Another major beach renourishment project is coming to New Jersey.  State officials will be in Ortley Beach, Ocean County on Wednesday to usher in a northern Ocean County beach fill project that will cost $128 million.  The project will restore beaches that were stripped by Hurricane Sandy. ##
May 30, 2017

KAYAKER RESCUED FROM DELAWARE BAY, SUCCUMBS TO INJURIES

A kayaker who fell off his water craft into the Delaware Bay near Lower Township on Sunday succumbed after becoming distressed in the water.  Lower Township Police say James Jones of the Villas was distressed in the bay after he fell out of his kayak.  Police and bystanders attempted to assist Jones with CPR as [...]
May 30, 2017

PENNSYLVANIA MAN CHARGED WITH ASSAULTING COP IN WILDWOOD CREST

A 22 year old Pennsylvania man has been charged with aggravated assault on a police officer during a weekend incident at a local motel.  Police say Tyler Caspersen attempted to pull away from two officers and spit on them after he was apprehended at the Cozy Crest Motel.  Capsersen was taken to the County Jail. [...]