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Belmar Beachfront Says ‘So Long’ to Summer

September 15, 2018

BELMAR, NJ — With a blink of an eye, summer is over.

Although the sun has made a grand return, a week of rainy, dreary weather — and a turbulent surf brought on by storms elsewhere — prompted the borough to begin preparing the beachfront for the winter.

“… and all at once, summer collapsed into fall.”  – Oscar Wilde

That means dunes ...

Rainy Weekends, Fickle Weather Forecasts Put Damper on Belmar Beach Badge Sales

BELMAR, NJ — The rain just would not stay away this summer, taking a small bite out of Belmar's beach badge sales for this season.

Total beach badges sold slipped by 7,000 to 273,377 over the previous year, resulting in a 2.4 percent decrease in revenue — from nearly $3 million in 2017 to $2.91 million in 2018, according to the borough’s annual beach report ...

Lifeguard Locations for Bathers After Labor Day on LBI

LONG BEACH ISLAND - The Labor Day weekend is upon us. Many are wondering which beaches will have lifeguards.  September can be a very dangerous month in the surf considering we are entering the height of the hurricane season.

Here is the list of guarded beaches and dates on Long Beach Island beginning Tuesday, September 4.

Barnegat Light:  Only the 22nd Street will have ...

U.S. Coast Guard Rescue in Barnegat Inlet Places Spotlight on Boating Safety

Boaters Urged to Take Steps to Stay Safe on Water during Labor Day Weekend

BARNEGAT LIGHT, NJ — When members of the U.S. Coast Guard rescued two people from their sinking recreational vessel in Barnegat Inlet yesterday, they found the boaters prepared for the emergency.

A Coast Guard boat on August 30 responded to a radio distress call from the boat, which was taking on water ...

U.S. Coast Guard Rescue in Barnegat Inlet Places Spotlight on Boating Safety

BARNEGAT LIGHT, NJ — When members of the U.S. Coast Guard rescued two people from their sinking recreational vessel in Barnegat Inlet on August 30, they found the boaters prepared for the emergency.

A Coast Guard boat responded to a radio distress call from the boat, which was taking on water after it reportedly struck the Barnegat Inlet jetty. After leaving from the Barnegat Light ...

Labor Day Weekend's Friday Entertainment Schedule on Long Beach Island and in Stafford Township

LONG BEACH ISLAND – It can't be true.  Labor Day weekend is here.  Chevy Lopez is performing at the Surf City Hotel at 10 p.m. Ted Hammock and the Pickles, a very popular band will be playing at the Sea Shell Tiki Bar from 4- 7 p.m. and at the Terrace Tavern at 9:30 p.m. 

Included below is the complete list of Friday's entertainment options ...

Belmar Lifeguard Rescues Beached Shark and Returns It to Surf on His Board

BELMAR, NJ — Before heading back to college, Belmar lifeguard Tyler Daniskas ended his summer with quite an eventful week.

After he was among a handful of Belmar beach patrol members who got their chance to test a drone-assisted lifesaving system along the beachfront on August 22, the next day he helped a small shark who was stranded on the sand get back into the surf. He placed the ...

Belmar Lifeguard Rescues Beached Shark and Returns It to Surf on His Board

BELMAR, NJ — Before heading back to college, Belmar lifeguard Tyler Daniskas ended his summer with quite an eventful week.

After he was among a handful of Belmar beach patrol members who got their chance to test a done-assisted lifesaving system along the beachfront on August 22, the next day he helped a small shark who was stranded on the sand get back into the surf. He placed the ...

Belmar Lifeguard Rescues Beached Shark and Returns It to Surf on His Board

Updated August 27, 2018, as of 2:31 p.m.

BELMAR, NJ — Before leaving for college, Belmar lifeguard Tyler Daniskas ended his summer with quite an eventful week.

After he was among a handful of Belmar beach patrol members who got their chance to test a drone-assisted lifesaving system along the beachfront on August 22, the next day he helped a small shark who was stranded on the sand ...

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