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Belmar mayor says 17 rescued Sunday from dangerous surf

Hot temperatures and dangerous surf conditions made for a potentially deadly mix over the weekend, where lifeguards and first responders spent days pulling distressed swimmers from the roiling water along the Jersey Shore. Belmar Mayor Matt Doherty said as of 5:30 p.m., lifeguards, police, water re

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-24 22:49:08

Coast Guard rescues two swimmers off Belmar

BELMAR - Two swimmers in distress off Belmar were rescued by the crew of a United States Coast Guard boat late Saturday, according to a new release issued by the USCG. Belmar Water Rescue reported the plight of the two swimmers to the Coast Guard station at Delaware Bay at approximately 5:50 p.m.,

STARNEWSGROUP.COM - 2017-09-24 16:55:29

Woman Killed by Jeep Driven by Off-Duty NJ Police Detective

An off-duty police detective driving a Jeep struck and killed a woman who was crossing the street, authorities said Saturday. Jake Pascucci, 28, was driving his Jeep Cherokee southbound on Ocean Avenue in Long Branch on Friday night when he struck the woman, Monmouth County prosecutors said. Karen

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-23 21:45:48

Long Branch off-duty cop kills pedestrian in crash

LONG BRANCH - A woman was killed when she was struck by a car driven by off-duty city police officer, law enforcement officials said Saturday. Police Detective Jake Pascucci, 28, was driving southbound on Ocean Boulevard when his 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee allegedly struck a woman crossing the street

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-23 16:51:50

Man, 34, dies after pulled from the rough surf off Long Branch

LONG BRANCH -- A 34-year-old Piscataway man died on Saturday after he was pulled from the rough surf off Seven Presidents Park in Long Branch, police said. The man, whom police did not identify, was on the beachfront park with his family, police said. He went swimming and became distressed due to th

NJ.COM - 2017-09-24 14:05:18

How can you save when the rent is so high?

Asbury Park has been getting rave reviews for its beach, bars, restaurants and nightlife. But, are long-time residents being driven out of town as more people vie for a home in the revived community? Austin Bogues Young people often are taught about the importance of paying off debt, saving for ret

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-24 04:19:45

LGBT community always at the heart of Asbury Park

US Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) joins LGBT advocates outside Garden State Equality in Asbury Park decrying President Trump's decision to ban transgender military members from active duty. THOMAS P. COSTELLO When telling the history of Asbury Park, it's difficult to overstate the presence, and importa

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-24 11:00:04

Swimmer dies after being pulled from water off Jersey shore

LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a swimmer pulled from the water at a New Jersey shore beach has died. The swimmer was found in distress Saturday night at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park in Long Branch and died a short time later despite rescue efforts. But further details about the swimmer

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2017-09-24 14:20:06

Swimmer dies after being pulled from rough waters off Jersey shore

Authorities say a swimmer pulled from the rough waters at a New Jersey shore beach has died. The 34-year-old Piscataway man was with his family at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park in Long Branch when he entered the water shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday. But he apparently got caught in a rip current, o

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-24 17:18:49

Another Swimmer Dies At Jersey Shore; Woman Found In Asbury Park

An unconscious woman who was pulled from a Monmouth County beach this week has died, police said. Erin Higgins, 42, of Harriman, New York, has died after she was pulled from the Asbury Park beach near Deal Lake Drive on Wednesday, police told The Asbury Park Press. She was swimming when rip currents

PATCH - 2017-09-22 16:50:00

Bruce Springsteen joins Little Steven, Jackson Browne to rock the PNC Bank Arts Center

Little Steven Van Zandt gets joined on the Paramount Theatre stage in Asbury Park, NJ, by Bruce Springsteen during his Asbury Park Music in Film Festival concert with the Disciples of Soul. THOMAS P. COSTELLO The Minister of Rock 'n' Roll met the Boss in the hills of Holmdel on Thursday, Sept, 21.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 10:48:56

NJ Football: Week 3 scores, recaps, photos, videos

Shore Conference football fans, we've reached Week 3 of high school football in the Jersey Shore area. The Asbury Park Press wants to be your top source for high school football action this weekend and we've compiled all of our coverage right here for your enjoyment. This week's coverage is highli

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-22 09:30:01

Get your tickets now for Jersey Storytellers: On Love and Loss

After a string of sold-out events, Jersey Storytellers Project returns for another amazing night of storytelling, community and connection 7 p.m. Oct. 12 at the Asbury hotel, 210 5th Ave., Asbury Park. We all know New Jersey is filled with interesting people who have interesting stories to share. As

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-22 08:00:06

Looks like new Met AJ Ramos is using fame to score a swanky pad

Here's a deal that puts the home in home run. Following his July trade to the Mets, pitcher A.J. Ramos scored a one-bedroom pad inside Sky, the towering 1,175-unit rental on Manhattan's West 42nd Street, according to the Real Deal. The building's developer, Moinian Group, told the Real Deal that Ram

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-22 19:30:20

Woman, 42, dies after being pulled from water off Asbury Park

ASBURY PARK -- A 42-year-old woman pulled from the ocean off Asbury Park on Wednesday afternoon died at an area hospital Thursday, authorities said. Erin B. Higgins, of Harriman, N.Y. and a 54-year-old Wallkill, N.Y. man were swimming in chest deep water off the 1700 block of Ocean Avenue around 3

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 16:06:15

Swimmer pulled from water at Asbury Park beach has died

ASBURY PARK - A woman pulled unconscious from rough waters at the beach near Deal Lake Drive on Wednesday has died, police said The victim, identified as Erin Higgins, 42, of Harriman, New York, died Thursday morning, a day after her afternoon swim went tragically wrong. The trouble began shortly a

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-22 15:17:45

Demonized Schumer and Pelosi Now Deal-Makers With Trump

With Schumer's saggy suits contrasting with Pelosi's tailored wardrobe, the two leaders have known each other since serving in the House in the late 1980s It's been a long eight months in the wilderness for Democrats, but if any two were going to find their way back to the action it was Senate Minor

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-24 00:05:06

Family of 8 displaced by Neptune City fire

NEPTUNE CITY - LaShawn Kirkpatrick pulled up to her West Sylvania Avenue home in time to watch as virtually all of her family's belongings were being destroyed by fire. "The whole house was up in flames," she said. The fire displaced not only her family of eight, but it also sent a neighbor who ran

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-22 04:15:24

How Can a Dealer Avoid Exorbitant Gallery Costs? Launch a Collaborative Space

Tonight! Grand Army Collective opens. New exhibition space in the neighborhood! Thank you GAC for expanding our local arts community! 184 Sterling Place, Brooklyn NY 11217 #grandarmycollective #janinefoeller #mickyschubert #gacprojects #harrydodge #brooklynart #parkslope #prospectheights #gallery #c

OBSERVER - 2017-09-22 21:07:45

Latest GOP Health Bill All But Dead; McCain Again Deals the Blow

Because of united Democratic opposition, the measure would fail if just three of the 52 Republican senators oppose it Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare," dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-22 18:57:18