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  1. A Sandy recovery house from hell | Di IonnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Jersey Journal

    The unfinished front stairs to Joseph Ready's elevated house in Union Beach look like something out of the game "Mousetrap." Skinny, rickety, with bare-bones framing, the stairs lead to a shaky, rail-less landing 20 feet in the air.


  2. Sandy-related contractor complaints piling up | Di IonnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 |

    Voicemails that say "leave your number and I'll call you back," are the final lie in a litany of broken promises." Weeds now envelop the pile of broken concrete slab where Nancy Wirtz's home once stood.


  3. Despite large Jersey Shore crowds, police keep July Fourth incidents to a minimumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | The Jersey Journal

    Authorities were able to keep the number of incidents to a minimum despite the large crowds that flocked to the Jersey Shore over the holiday weekend. In anticipation of an influx of visitors over the July Fourth weekend, the Middletown Police Department announced it would be adding extra officers to assist in patrolling for illegal activity such as DWIs and illegal fireworks.


  4. Sandy recovery: another summer of discontent | Di IonnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 |

    I went from being a homeowner and manager of a restaurant to being a homeless, unemployed bag lady." -- Joan Wujcik As we move deeper into the third summer after Sandy, the crushing effects of the storm have been forgotten by people who don't live where wrecked homes and broken hearts still overwhelm the landscape.


  5. Volunteers still flock to help Sandy victims | Di IonnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    So many people have forgotten about Sandy. It's amazing how much more work needs to be done."


  6. Longer year for beach bars under advancing N.J. billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Gigi Liaguno-Dorr, owner of Jakeabob's in Union Beach touches a blue ribbon tied to what used to be the restaurant's tiki bar on Front St. before it was completely destroyed by Hurricane sandy. Gigi began a campaign on Facebook last week to put up blue ribbons around town marking homes severely damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Sandy.


  7. Firm blamed for Union Beach house collapse unregistered, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    UNION BEACH - A company that a local official says was primarily responsible for the collapse of a home being rehabilitated under a federally funded superstorm Sandy recovery program was not registered, the Asbury Park Press reported Friday. The home, belonging to Irene Serkus, was in the process of being raised when it fell off the supports and subsequently had to be demolished.


  8. DiIonno: Faith-based charities are Sandy's unsung heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    A pair of young Amish women from Greenville, PA clear out of a house of wet, moldy debris on 2nd Street in Union Beach.


  9. N.J. school warns parents of possible mumps exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Someone associated with the Union Beach Memorial School has "probable mumps," according to a letter sent home to parents last week. (Andy Mills UNION BEACH - School officials sent home a letter last week to parents of children who attend the Memorial School warning them that someone in the school possibly has mumps.


  10. Film about N.J. rat saga to screen at LBI festRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    In 1994, a man killed a rat in Hillside, N.J. Something had been gnawing away at his tomato garden, and he suspected the critter was the culprit. But it wasn't as simple as that.


  11. Sandy victims just want to go homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    STAFFORD - If Joe Karcz had gone with his gut, he'd be home by now, instead of staring at his empty lagoon-front lot in Stafford Township. A disabled construction worker, Karcz, whose home was badly damaged by Hurricane Sandy's storm surge, first thought he'd rehab it on his own, but then decided to get the funding through what's become a controversial state-administered federal housing recovery program.


  12. CBS's wily new reality show 'The Briefcase' features Sandy-hit Union Beach coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    "The Briefcase," a new reality show on CBS, will feature Mike Aponte and Andrea Kassimatis, whose Union Beach home was destroyed in Hurricane Sandy. With elements of Oprah's one-and-done reality weeper "The Big Give" and the more successful "Undercover Boss," "The Briefcase" producers present two lower-middle-class families -- we're talking "Roseanne" here, not the abject poverty of "The Wire" -- with a briefcase containing $101,000 in cash and tell them they can keep the money, give a percentage away to another family in need, or give it all away.


  13. One man's battle to clean New Jersey's dirtiest beachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 |

    In a state whose beaches struggle with the reputation of being less than pristine, there's a stretch of Raritan Bay waterfront in Union Beach that just may be New Jersey's dirtiest. And this otherwise scenic stretch where emerald marshes give way to a strip of sand and open water remains in many ways - or at least other times - a gorgeous little secret.


  14. Firefighters battle blaze at Hazlet factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Monmouth County Police and Fire emergency services is reporting the fire at International Flavors and Fragrances, a fragrance factory that straddles Hazlet and Union Beach. The county's emergency services Facebook posts say the water company has been notified to boost pressure in the area to help combat the blaze.


  15. Extreme weight loss: New Jersey Marathon editionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    LONG BRANCH - Of the 11,000 participants in the 2015 New Jersey Marathon and Half Marathon , several ran in hopes of winning the race and many others hoped to set personal course records. For many of the athletes, however, simply finishing the race marked another milestone after turning to running to help them lose significant weight and live a healthier lifestyle.


  16. Jersey Shore Fishing: Waiting for surf to break openRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 |

    The Sea Girt surf looked great when I tried it just after sun-up this morning, but there wasn't a sign of life as I cast an SP Minnow into very clear waters with just a small swell. There was enough water to work a plug, and I had it all to myself.


  17. A carbon fee to minimize emissions and disruption to the economy | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    For the past three years I have spent many days working with Habitat for Humanity, repairing homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy and building new elevated homes in Shore communities like Union Beach. On my drives home along the shore, I have often been surprised to find water over some roadways at high tide in some of the same communities, raising concerns that all the good work by Habitat could be undone by the next storm.


  18. N.J.'s plan for spending third round of Sandy aid approved by fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 |

    The federal government has approved New Jersey's plan for distributing the third and likely final round of Hurricane Sandy relief aid, state officials announced on Thursday. Here, an aerial view of destruction in Union Beach is pictured after the 2012 storm.


  19. Christie announces $202M post-Sandy project in Union BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 |

    UNION BEACH - Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday announced a $202 million flood control project for one of the areas hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy. The governor, joined by U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone , said the project will protect Union Beach and the rest of the state from future storms by using the funds to construct levees, floodwalls, tide gates and pump stations.


  20. Jersey Shore Fishing: First legal striper caught in Raritan BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 |

    There's no record of it, but Phillip Sciortino got word at The Tackle Box in Hazlet that a 28-inch striper was caught on clams Tuesday at Union Beach along with some shorts. That's the latest I remember for the first keeper in Raritan Bay.


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