Articles Posted in the " Hurricane Sandy " Category


  • Sea Bright Mayor Dina Long will be unopposed for re-election

    By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com Sea Bright Mayor Dina Long is poised to lead the tiny coastal borough’s recovery from Superstorm Sandy for another four years. Long, an Independent, will file her nominating petitions this week, over two months before they are due for Independent candidates.  Both the Democratic and Republican municipal chairs  have said […]


  • Constable departs Christie Administration

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Chugging through its 6th year, the Christie Administration is experiencing more turnover today with the news of Department of Community Affairs Commissioner Richard Constable‘s departure, effective this upcoming Friday, March 27th. Governor Chris Christie lavished effusive praise on his departing friend and ally. “Rich has served me extraordinarily well […]


  • Christie fends off Sandy hecklers in Des Moines (VIDEO)

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’m frankly surprised that this issue hadn’t sooner dogged Governor Christie on the campaign trail, Save Jerseyans. But here we are. Expect more from Democrats (and Republicans?) scrutinizing New Jersey’s Superstorm Sandy recovery efforts in the months ahead… Here’s video of Sandy hecklers at this weekend’s Iowan agricultural […]


  • Told You So: MacArthur demands FEMA Admin’s resignation

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I hate being right about this stuff, Save Jerseyans. Sincerely and truly! We’ve now learned that there is evidence of MASSIVE alleged fraud in the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) process; specifically, in the engineering reports utilized as a basis to deny insurance claims filed by victims […]


  • REPORT: Stender won’t run again in 2015

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The pressure is paying off, Save Jerseyans.  But a promise to not run again ain’t good enough. Not if everything being reported about Asm. Linda Stender, her husband, and their interaction with Habitat for Humanity is accurate. She refuses to talk openly and honestly on the subject. […]


  • Stender borrows from Bob McDonnell’s playbook?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell lost the public’s sympathy in the run-up to his felony sentencing when it was perceived (fairly or not) that he was throwing his wife under the bus. Oddly enough, guess who’s employing the tactic on Northern soil? Good ‘ole Linda “Habitat for […]


  • DiMaso: Stender should resign

    By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings Monmouth County Deputy Freeholder Director Serena Dimaso today called upon the Democratic leadership of the State Legislature to force Assemblywoman  Linda Stender out of office. According to numerous published reports, Stender and her husband Richard concocted a scheme to  have their vacation bungalow in Manasquan demolished  and replaced with a half million […]



  • Cho Proves Lies Can Get You Close

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It looks as if Rep. Scott Garrett could, after all, end up having the longest election night of any New Jersey incumbent this year, Save Jerseyans, assuming new survey results from Patrick Murray’s Monmouth Polling Institute are accurate. Monmouth found Garrett (48%) leading challenger Roy Cho (43%) by […]


  • A Sandy Community Still in Distress, Part II

    By Synnove Bakke | The Save Jersey Blog Finally, almost two whole years later, there may finally be some relief in sight for residents in Cliffwood Way, Laurence Harbor. I wrote about this small devastated neighborhood when I found it by accident in April of this year.  Click here to read my original report if you […]


  • Obama diverts $1 billion in Sandy funds away from New Jersey

    Kyrillos and Holzapfel cry foul By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com President Barack Obama announced that he is diverting nearly $1 billion in Hurricane Sandy recovery funds away from New Jersey and New York to fund a nationwide resiliency competition that will ostensibly help the winning communities build infrastructure to deal with the impacts of climate change. Obama announced […]


  • Christie Kicks Off MDW in Belmar

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Who cares about politics, right? You’re thinking about driving to the Shore if you’re not already, Save Jerseyans. Governor Chris Christie is already there, having co-hosted the The Boomer and Carton Show on Friday morning to promote Jersey Shore tourism before Keansburg, Belmar (see below), Asbury Park and Seaside on this the kick-off […]