Tag: Sandy Hook

Christmas Fort Hancock Style, Circa 1943

At Fort Hancock, Christmas is relived as it was in the 1940s. Photos by Patrick Olivero

December 24, 2018 | comments

New Plans for McConnell Tract

By Chris Rotolo | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – New development plans have emerged for the McConnell Tract, a 7-acre parcel along the Sandy Hook Bay that is eyed for a batch...

November 21, 2018 | comments

Letter: Jersey Coast Heritage Museum Completes Mission

This is a letter of profound gratitude to all the founding members and supporters of the Jersey Coast Heritage Museum at Sandlass House. We started our journey two years ago...

November 16, 2018 | comments

River News: Storm Surge Solutions, Surf Contest, Submarine Inventor

By Chris Rotolo | Army Corps Extends Storm Surge Plan Timeline Following months of public pushback, the U.S Army Corps of Engineers announced it would extend the timeline of its...

October 30, 2018 | comments

Syringes Wash Up, Shut Down Local Beaches

By Chris Rotolo |  SANDY HOOK – Monmouth County beaches, including those at Sandy Hook and Long Branch, were at least partially closed Thursday, July 19 and Friday, July 20...

July 29, 2018 | comments

5-Mile Sea Gate Proposed From Sandy Hook to Breezy Point

By Jay Cook | SANDY HOOK – Since Super Storm Sandy made landfall and ravaged the East Coast in 2012, federal and state agencies have been busy crafting future storm...

July 28, 2018 | comments

Coast Guard’s $54 Million Jewel Opens on Sandy Hook

By Jay Cook | SANDY HOOK – Communities up and down the Jersey Shore have essentially rebuilt since Super Storm Sandy devastated New Jersey’s coastline in 2012. However, one of...

July 17, 2018 | comments

Sandy Hook Lighthouse Reopens, Beaming

By Chris Rotolo | SANDY HOOK –After nine months of renovations, the Sandy Hook Lighthouse reopened to the public June 24 for an afternoon’s worth of tales about its place in...

July 3, 2018 | comments

On Sandy Hook, A Renewed Effort To Lure Investment In Fort Hancock Properties

By Chris Rotolo | SANDY HOOK – According to advocates, the next great water front community at the Jersey Shore may be right here, at Fort Hancock. Investors are once...

May 18, 2018 | comments

Sandy Hook Drowning Victim Identified

By Jay Cook | SANDY HOOK – An early morning drowning last week on one of Gateway National Recreation Area’s many beaches was ruled accidental, local authorities said. On Dec....

December 19, 2017 | comments