It was a brutal winter with visits from the polar vortex and constant cold, and this summer we've already seen our share of severe thunderstorm and flash flood warnings and watches and high winds. But is this really extreme weather or are we just extra worried since Sandy?
Ed Jarrett, the sculptor behind 'Sandycastle - the World's Tallest Sandcastle' has a new project in the works to benefit Hometown Heroes, the charity organization that recently lost their office and its contents to a fire.
After Sandy there were dire predictions that Jersey shore communities would be forced to dramatically increase fees for beach badges to help pay for cleanup and restoration work. But it turns out the vast majority of shore towns are holding beach badge costs steady this summer.