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‘Jersey Shore’ Star JWoww and Fiance Roger Mathews on Seaside Heights After Superstorm Sandy: ‘It’s Like a War Zone’ (VIDEO)

Seaside Heights was left in ruins after Superstorm Sandy ravaged the East Coast — and MTV’s Jersey Shore star Jenni “JWoww” Farley and her fiance Roger Mathews were devastated when they recently returned to their old haunt for a visit.

“It’s so sad,” JWoww, 26, told Celebuzz at a televised fundraiser — titled…

Gabrielle Chung | November 16, 2012 - 8:25 pm

‘Jersey Shore’ Cast and One Direction Join MTV’s ‘Restore the Shore’ — Watch Live (VIDEO)

Get ready to fist pump for a cause.

The Jersey Shore cast — along with famous faces like Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift and the Boys of One Direction — are coming together Thursday night to lend a hand to the East Coast after Superstorm Sandy tore through its neighborhoods — leaving billions worth of…

Gabrielle Chung | November 15, 2012 - 7:20 pm

Snooki Cries While Surveying Hurricane Sandy Devastation in Seaside Heights: ‘Everything Is Just Destroyed’ (VIDEO)

When Snooki and the cast of MTV’s Jersey Shore wrapped filming in Seaside Heights this summer, they never thought they’d be saying goodbye to their beloved boardwalk for good.

Sadly, in the wake of superstorm Sandy, the boardwalk where the cast spent many drunken nights is destroyed — and Snooki is just one of…

Crystal Bell | November 14, 2012 - 8:00 pm

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Help Out Hurricane Sandy Victims in New York (PHOTOS)

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel sure have big hearts.

On Saturday, the newlyweds were spotted in Rockaway, Queens, where they handed out backpacks and supplies to victims of Hurricane Sandy.

The neighborhood was one of several areas severely damaged by the superstorm nearly two weeks ago.

Timberlake, 31, sported…

Peggy Truong | November 11, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Justin Bieber Donating Concert Profits to Hurricane Sandy Relief

As the East Coast continues to recover from super-storm Sandy, Justin Bieber is lending a helping hand.

Though he already donates a dollar to charity for every ticket sold during his Believe tour, the “As Long As You Love Me” singer has now pledged a dollar per ticket from four New York-area concerts…

Cory Lopez | November 9, 2012 - 12:55 pm

Lady Gaga Donates $1M to New York and American Red Cross for Hurricane Sandy Relief: ‘I Will Help You Rebuild Your Spirit’

Lady Gaga really loves New York.

A week after Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast and left hundreds of thousands homeless, Mother Monster has made a huge donation to help those in need.

“Today I pledge 1 million dollars to New York & The American Red Cross for Hurricane Sandy Relief,”…

Peggy Truong | November 7, 2012 - 2:03 pm

‘Jersey Shore’ Cast to Headline MTV Hurricane Sandy Benefit, ‘Restore the Shore’

In the wake of havoc-wreaking Hurricane Sandy, the Jersey Shore clan is lending a hand to Seaside Heights, N.J., the town where the reality stars shot to fame.

The fist-pumping, hard-partying cast will headline MTV’s one-hour fund-raising Restore the Shore special, featuring as-of-yet unannounced special guests, to benefit the disaster-strewn towns along the…

Cory Lopez | November 5, 2012 - 2:45 pm

Adam Levine Urges Red Cross Donations for Hurricane Sandy Relief (PHOTOS)

Adam Levine says put down that “Payphone” and text.

Though he is thousands of miles from the Hurricane Sandy-stricken East Coast, the Voice coach is calling for support of the victims. As he headed to grab a bite with girlfriend Behati Prinsloo at Mustard Seed Cafe on Sunday in Los Feliz, Calif., a…

Cory Lopez | November 5, 2012 - 10:18 am

Hurricane Sandy Telethon Raises Nearly $23M: ‘We Urge the Public to Continue to Give,’ Says American Red Cross

The numbers are in.

Friday’s hour-long NBC telethon for Hurricane Sandy victims raised nearly $23 million, the network and the American Red Cross confirmed the next day.

Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together featured performances from New Jersey’s own Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, New Yorkers Christina Aguilera, Billy Joel and guests Tina

Peggy Truong | November 4, 2012 - 12:50 pm

Jon Bon Jovi Reacts to New Jersey Post-Sandy: ‘It’s Hard to See Your Hometown Devastated Like This’ (VIDEO)

When Superstorm Sandy hit the East Coast, New Jersey native Jon Bon Jovi was in London. Needless to say, he got back to the states as soon as he could. For the rock star, Sandy hit home — literally.

On Friday, the rock star appeared on Today to talk about his recent visit…

Celebuzz | November 2, 2012 - 3:25 pm

TV Buzz: John Legend, Fantasia Among ‘Soul Train Awards’ Performers; ‘Anderson’ Airing Special Hurricane Sandy Episode

Anderson Cooper is hosting a special Hurricane Sandy aftermath episode on Thursday’s episode of Anderson Live! Joining Cooper is co-host Deborah Norville and NYU nurse Margo Condon. Condon, who works in the NIC-U at NYU’s hospital, helped save 20 babies during the storm. Cooper is also partnering with Kellogg and Crocs among other companies to…

Lauren DiMascio | November 1, 2012 - 4:03 pm

New Jersey ‘Housewives’ Star Joe Gorga Reveals Family’s Account of Being Trapped in Superstorm Sandy

Real Housewives of New Jersey stars Melissa Gorga and husband Joe are some of the more than eight million people without power in the wake of megastorm Sandy, which battered the East Coast on Monday night.

The reality television couple and their three children — Antonia, 7, Gino, 5, and two-year-old Joey — remain…

Dylan Howard | November 1, 2012 - 4:01 pm

Hurricane Sandy Telethon: Bruce Springsteen, Christina Aguilera, Jon Bon Jovi to Perform on NBC Benefit

Victims and areas affected by Hurricane Sandy will receive some help from some of the music industry’s biggest names on Friday.

NBC Universal announced on Thursday morning that it will hold a one-hour telethon that will include performances from New Jersey natives Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi, New Yorker Billy JoelChristina Aguilera and Sting.


Peggy Truong | November 1, 2012 - 10:35 am

Donnie Wahlberg’s Apartment Flooded By Superstorm Sandy: See His Destroyed New York City Home (VIDEO)

Being famous couldn’t save Donnie Wahlberg from becoming a victim of Hurricane Sandy.

The New Kids on the Block singer’s apartment was ravaged by the huge storm which hit the East Coast of America on Monday night — and Celebuzz has the video he shot inside his home.

The 43-year-old brother…

Celebuzz | October 30, 2012 - 8:05 pm

Heidi Klum Cancels Her Annual Halloween Party Due to Superstorm Sandy

Heidi Klum has cancelled her annual Halloween bash in the wake of superstorm Sandy that battered the East Coast on Monday night, Celebuzz has confirmed.

In a statement, the Project Runway host said: “I hope you and your loved ones are safe after this devastating storm in the New York City area. For obvious reasons,…

Dylan Howard | October 30, 2012 - 7:40 pm

Twitter Abuzz With Superstorm Sandy Photos: East Coast Survivors Share Images of Damage on Social Media

More than 8.2 million homes and business stretching from the Carolinas to Maine are without power in the wake of superstorm Sandy.

But for many of those who survived the monstrous weather event which hit landfall in New Jersey on Monday evening — killing at least 48 people in nine states, at last report — their…

Dylan Howard | October 30, 2012 - 7:30 pm

Kim Kardashian: My Thoughts and Prayers Are With Those Affected by Hurricane Sandy (PHOTOS)

Kim Kardashian shows her support for the people affected by Hurricane Sandy. She writes on her blog:

My thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by Hurricane Sandy. When I woke up this morning the first thing I did was call all of my friends in NYC and all of our Dash Dolls…

Kim Kardashian | October 30, 2012 - 4:45 pm

Hurricane Sandy Hits East Coast Hard: 7 Latest Developments

Hurricane Sandy is gone, but she left a trail of devastation in her wake.

Superstorm Sandy barreled through the East Coast late Monday night, flooding the streets of New York and New Jersey, sparking electrical fires in Queens, N.Y. and leaving many households without power.

As the storm aftermath continues to…

Crystal Bell | October 30, 2012 - 11:23 am

Snooki, Katie Couric, Bethenny Frankel and More Celebrities Live Tweet Hurricane Sandy Battering the East Coast

The superstorm Sandy slammed the Northeast of the Unites States late on Monday, triggering massive blackouts and causing flash flooding from New Jersey to New York City.

Gusting winds as high as 80 mph caused destruction and 13-foot surges through the streets of Lower Manhattan.

“You have to stay wherever you are,”…

Celebuzz | October 29, 2012 - 11:39 pm

Hurricane Sandy Shuts Down Rita Ora and John Legend Concerts

Multiple performers, including Rita Ora, John Legend and Louis C.K. have been forced to cancel or postpone their gigs as Hurricane Sandy gets set to hit the East Coast.

While “Frankenstorm” prepares to hit it’s stride the music and comedy community in the tri-state area are preparing for what could be the worst…

Celebuzz | October 29, 2012 - 3:08 pm
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