Santa in a lifeguard boat, snowboarding the sand dunes: How the Jersey Shore celebrates Christmas

From polar bear plunges to Christmas-trees-for-comps, here's how the Shore celebrates the winter holidays.

Santa in a lifeguard boat, snowboarding the sand dunes: How the Jersey Shore celebrates Christmas

From polar bear plunges to Christmas-trees-for-comps, here's how the Shore celebrates the winter holidays.

40 fall beer festivals in the city, suburbs, and the Shore

Plus, a few worth a day trip, including Reading Liederkranz's Oktoberfest, modeled after the Munich original.

40 fall beer festivals in the city, suburbs, and the Shore

Plus, a few worth a day trip, including Reading Liederkranz's Oktoberfest, modeled after the Munich original.

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Soaking in the last bit of summer this weekend? Check our beach closings map first before you get to the Shore.

Before you go down the Shore or to the Delaware coast, check what beaches are open and closed — and traffic and weather.

What to do at the Shore, July 19-24: Lucy’s Birthday, Crabulous Crab Day, Christmas in July

Plus: Herman's Hermits, Avalon's Clam Shell Pitch, and Chip Miller Surf Fest & Skate Fest.

With two boardwalk icons celebrating anniversaries in the Wildwoods, a new ride honors the past

This summer, the Wildwoods’ iconic boardwalk tram celebrates its 70th anniversary. Its neighbor, the Morey’s Piers amusement park, marks a more modest half-century.

What to do at the Shore, July 5-11: Earth, Wind & Fire, a baby parade, french fry sculpting

Plus: Sea Isle City Beach Patrol's centennial, New Kids on the Block, and the Phillies Home Run Derby.

We asked for your beach hacks. Here are the best ones.

Of course, baby powder wasn’t the only response. From U-locks to bungee cords, here are some of your responses.

Handmade bagels are rolling at Dead End Bakehouse in Ocean City

A family with a proven track record in updated breakfast restaurants is smartly filling underserved hole in the bagel market.

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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