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Seaside Boardwalk Fire: Here’s What We Know

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Days after the Seaside Boardwalk fire there are still so many unanswered questions.  Here is what we know so far:

·         50 businesses were destroyed by the fire.

·         Governor Christie has pledged $15 Million in state aid.

·         Some of the money will be coming from the Sandy Relief Fund.

·         Some businesses are having issues filing private insurance claims.

·         The fire started around the Kohr’s Frozen Custard stand.

·         The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have 15 people looking through the wreckage trying to find a cause.

·         The fire has been deemed possibly “suspicious”.

·         The State Department of Labor will be in town next week to help those who lost their jobs.

·         A mobile cabinet is set up in the area where residents can get information about how they may be able to get help through grants or loans.

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