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Point Pleasant

Question Before the Court: Can Corporations Betray Retirees?

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 01.17.2015 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

M&G has stricken hundreds of families in this rural West Virginia region with fear. They're scared they won't be able to afford health insurance they believed they'd earned. A decision by the Supreme Court affirming the lower courts' rulings would relieve retirees like 78-year-old Tackett and restore justice in Point Pleasant.

Demand Disturbingly High For Fentanyl-Laced 'Killer Heroin'

AP | KATIE ZEZIMA | Posted 02.17.2014 | Crime

POINT PLEASANT, N.J. (AP) — On an icy night last month, a man entered a grocery store here, walked past the displays of cake mix and paper towels, a...

Arthur Delaney

What's Next For Sandy Survivors? | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.04.2012 | Green

POINT PLEASANT, N.J. -- Heeding word that Hurricane Sandy would be a bad storm, Daniel McGee and his girlfriend Candy Lucky raised their belongings ab...

Life Is a Beach, and That's the Point

Tom Davis | Posted 10.16.2012 | New York
Tom Davis

Never get too far away from the water; because, when it finally does pull you back -- and it will -- it takes a lot longer to get there.

"Shorely, You Can't Be Serious" -- Residents of Point Pleasant, N.J. Vote to Close Bars Early

David Fagin | Posted 08.20.2012 | New York
David Fagin

Trading a few extra "theoretical" hours of peace and quiet in exchange for the decimation of a sizable chunk of the town's revenue, just doesn't make sense.

In Some New Jersey Towns, "Old Fashioned" Ain't a Drink

Tom Davis | Posted 07.16.2012 | New York
Tom Davis

Critics say that any attempt to recreate or maintain "Pleasantville-by-the-sea" in Ocean City is unrealistic and outdated.

Stop: There Is Life Beyond the Tracks

Tom Davis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Davis

There is no glamor in death. There is nothing heroic about taking your own life. Stop, and look for help before doing anything that can be harmful, and not just to you, but also others.

Unemployed Looking To Build Resume On Jersey Shore

New York Times | DAVID KOCIENIEWSKI | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

POINT PLEASANT, N.J. -- As the unemployment rate climbed this spring, thousands of recently laid-off workers descended upon the resort communities alo...