If there's one thing Hurricane Sandy showed the world, it's that New Jersey is strong.
The New Jersey Department of Tourism plans to launch a spring campaign to remind the region that the shore is open for business.
Many towns promise to have their devastated boardwalks restored in time for summer.
Realtor Christine Henderson says that while there are many people who are skeptical as to whether the shore will be ready for visitors, she believes the shore will be much busier much earlier in the season.
Realtors say rentals along North Jersey shore towns are already filling up.
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A fire in Ocean County that is threatening homes, forcing the evacuation of homes and the closure of a local school, continues to burn Thursday afternoon.
Wildfire danger continues into Thursday evening with low humidities and dry conditions. Winds continue to gust close to 30 mph.
A report of a deadly shooting Thursday morning just off Widener University's campus led to an alert urging school community members to "please remain indoors until further notice," but police have now given the all-clear.