Wildwood towns consider beach tags as crowds — and maintenance costs — keep growing

Wildwood beaches are famous for their sprawling coastlands, party atmosphere, and free admission — but that last bit could be changing in the next few years.

Avalon’s legendary Beach Patrol Captain, and Angelo Cataldi nemesis, retires after 65 years

Murray Wolf, the famously no-nonsense fixture on the beach. has ceded control of Avalon’s beach patrol to his son, Matthew.

Avalon’s legendary Beach Patrol Captain, and Angelo Cataldi nemesis, retires after 65 years

Murray Wolf, the famously no-nonsense fixture on the beach. has ceded control of Avalon’s beach patrol to his son, Matthew.

Margate rejects plans for a boardwalk

Margatians will continue to head to Ventnor and Atlantic City for their Boardwalk needs.

Margate rejects plans for a boardwalk

Margatians will continue to head to Ventnor and Atlantic City for their Boardwalk needs.

After a modest July rebound, Cape May County tourism still down 42%

Coronavirus took direct aim at the tourism economy in Cape May County, but beach communities rebounded somewhat in July

After a modest July rebound, Cape May County tourism still down 42%

Coronavirus took direct aim at the tourism economy in Cape May County, but beach communities rebounded somewhat in July
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As summer season ends, Ocean City reminds us of all that was right, and wrong, with the summer of COVID-19

For the Jersey Shore, this was a season like no other, with COVID-19 dictating terms like a barbarous overlord.

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Jersey Shore restaurateur Cookie Till launches a farm and animal sanctuary

The visionary restaurateur with the famous blueberry pies has an ambitious project to use farming to help community groups and to create youth education programs.

Red Store’s empanadas are worth a trip to the Shore

There are at least eight varieties to consider, including breakfast empanadas stuffed with house chorizo.

Jersey Shore and Delaware beach closures: What’s open; what’s not

See the status of your favorite beach, get driving directions and check the weather.

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These Jersey Shore restaurants are getting outdoor dining right

From Long Beach Island to Cape May, these spots are creating relatively safe experiences by spacing tables beyond the six-foot guidelines, and minimizing service interactions.

12 New Jersey craft breweries worth a day trip

We put together a list of a dozen great craft breweries to visit in Jersey, plus what you can see nearby.

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Takeout at the Shore delivers big flavors without the crowds

Eating at the Shore in 2020 is anything but normal. But takeout at the beach remains a safe and satisfying approach.

A drive-in film festival is coming to the Shore this summer

Long Beach Island's Lighthouse International Film Festival is doing something that bigger festivals have abandoned during COVID-19 social distancing -- going forward with live screenings.

Shore rentals: What you need to know

with the shore opening up, business is picking up in summer rentals for the shore

How to wear a mask at the beach (properly)

Before you head down the Shore, you’ll want to pack some masks. Here's what you need to know about wearing them at the beach, when you're swimming, drinking water, eating pizza and slathering up with sunscreen.

A Ventnor pro surfer returns to the water for the first time in 45 days: ‘This is my deep breath’

As she gripped her surfboard and took her first duck dive beneath a wave, the ice cold water was electrifying. Her face breached through the surface, and for the first time in weeks, she could breath again.

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Here’s how we can save summer at the Jersey Shore, according to those with the most at stake | Opinion

Jersey Shore residents, visitors, and business owners on what summer will look like amid the pandemic.

What do I need to know before going to the Jersey Shore?

Jersey Shore beaches are beginning to reopen. But is it safe to go?

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