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(Brett Stocchi and his family take photos in Sea Isle City, NJ, on Memorial Day 2015.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

South Jersey Welcomes Unofficial Start of Summer With Weather Officially Glorious

The allure of the Jersey shore was fully evident as thousands packed the beaches on a sunny Memorial Day.

05/25/2015

Ocean

Experts, Tracking Great White Shark Off NJ Coast, Say No Warning Is Warranted

First, get that “Jaws” music out of your head.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/08/2015

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit:  KYW's Andrew Kramer)

Atlantic City Planning For Another Glorious Summer Season, Officials Say

There will be a couple of mega beach concerts this year (details to come in a couple of weeks), along with the usual offering of star-studded entertainment, family oriented events, nightlife, and outlet shopping.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/05/2015

(Detail of a shore rental property being offered by Diller Fisher.  Photo provided)

High-End Summer Shore Rentals Going Fast, Say South Jersey Real Estate Agents

Realtors reported banner business last year, and early indications are this year will be better — in part due to the harsh winter, the improved economy, and the ease of comparing offerings and booking a rental online.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/10/2015

(Flooding at 12th Street and West Avenue, in Ocean City, NJ.  Photo by David Madden)

South Jersey Shore Towns Avert Major Nor’easter Damage

Towns had time to prepare for this one, and the storm itself didn’t hit as hard as predicted.

12/09/2014

(A frame from a new "Do AC" television ad, provided by the Atlantic City Alliance)

Atlantic City Targets Philadelphians in Upcoming Tourism Ad Campaign

Liza Cartmell, with the Atlantic City Alliance, which is launching the ad campaign, says the specific target audience is Philadelphia.

09/29/2014

(The Atlantic City Expressway, file photo)

Atlantic City Promoting Shore Trips With ‘Toll Free Tuesdays’ in October

One aspect of a new Atlantic City tourism campaign will give drivers what could be considered a “free ride” on certain days next month.

09/26/2014

(WISTFUL -- A few hopeful beachgoers find shelter under a gazebo in Sea Isle City, NJ as Hurricane Arthur brushes the coast.  Photo by Brad Segall)

With Hurricane Arthur Nudging NJ Coast, July 4th Is No Beach Day

Hopeful beachgoers were feeling the effects of the storm, with both rain and winds increasing in intensity as the storm passed well off shore.

07/04/2014

(Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Hurricane Season Readiness is Focus of Jersey Shore Conference

Emergency management coordinators gathering at the Wildwood Convention Center were operating under the belief that it’s not a matter of if the Jersey shore gets hit with a hurricane, it’s when.

06/03/2014

File photo: The boardwalk in Wildwood, NJ.  (credit:  David Madden)

In Wildwood, Merchants Gearing Up For The Season’s Start

Despite the classic oldie “Under the Boardwalk,” it’s actually what’s on the boardwalk that counts.

05/23/2014

(Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Naval Aviation Museum, Wildwood, NJ

Recently, when a driving rain slashed the Jersey shore, we went looking for an indoor retreat. And we found a gem at the Cape May County Airport.

05/22/2014

(Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

What’s New At The Shore: Parades, Festivals, Fireworks

Wildwood deputy mayor Pete Byron says there’s a festival or a parade scheduled for almost every week of the summer season, and beyond.

05/21/2014

(Courtney Birmingham, of Resorts in Atlantic City, on the boardwalk outside the casino-hotel.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

What’s New At The Shore: Much More Than Boardwalk and Beach

Beach bars, fitness classes on the boardwalk, and oceanfront dancing are some of the enticements planned for this summer by South Jersey shore towns.

05/20/2014

(The Tuna Seazure.  Photo provided by Northeast Scuba Supply)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Scuba Diving Adventures in South Jersey

A getaway into an underwater world of pirates, shipwrecks, and naval battles is as close as Monmouth County, NJ.

05/08/2014

(On the ocean or the bay, kayaking -- including kayak fishing -- is a fun and inexpensive way to enjoy the water.   File photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Exploring the Bays of the Jersey Shore

In planning getaways to the Jersey shore, there’s an easy way to get on the water and explore nature — for an hour, or a day.

05/01/2014

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