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Jersey Shore beach
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KYW Staff
May 24, 2020 - 1:52 pm
Officials asked Pennsylvania residents not to go down the shore this Memorial Day Weekend, but many people did anyway, as beaches opened for the unofficial start of summer with many restrictions in place. Read more here.
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Jersey Shore beach
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Pat Loeb
May 18, 2020 - 3:27 pm
Philadelphia officials continue to report progress in the fight against COVID-19, but they are pleading with residents not to take that as a signal to ease social distancing rules. Specifically: “Don’t go to the beach.” Read the latest here.
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beach at Avalon, N.J.
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David Madden
May 16, 2020 - 4:00 am
As tourists return to the Jersey Shore, they’ll have to learn to live with the new rules of the road given the viral pandemic. One county will offer them a little help in complying. Read more here.
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Atlantic City beach
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David Madden
May 14, 2020 - 11:52 am
Beaches down the shore are already reopening — with social distancing rules in place — well in advance of Memorial Day weekend, as Gov. Phil Murphy promised. Read more here.
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Atlantic City, NJ
New Jersey Division of Travel and Tourism
Mark Abrams
May 11, 2020 - 11:49 am
New Jersey’s Division of Travel and Tourism is leaning into the new reality of the coronavirus pandemic with “New Jersey in the House,” a website devoted to online experiences of popular attractions in the state. Read more here.
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beach at Avalon, N.J.
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Tim Jimenez
May 08, 2020 - 8:35 am
Gov. Phil Murphy says he expects New Jersey beaches to be open by Memorial Day — with restrictions in place. Read more here.
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Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine
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KYW Staff
May 05, 2020 - 3:45 pm
Pennsylvania reported another 554 deaths from the coronavirus to pass 3,000 total, while Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday that he is not committing to a particular schedule to lift stay-at-home pandemic restrictions in the state's counties or regions. Read more here.
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An employee has her temperature taken at the Toyota car factory in Onnaing, northern France, Monday, April 27, 2020.
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AP News
April 27, 2020 - 11:28 am
The shutdowns are being eased piecemeal, with governments charting their own path as they seek to reopen for business without triggering a second wave of infections. Read more here.
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Wildwood boardwalk
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Andrew Kramer
April 08, 2020 - 8:54 am
Like many Jersey Shore towns, the Wildwoods are now closing beaches and boardwalks to keep people away during the coronavirus pandemic. There are, however, some exceptions. Read more here.
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Ocean City beach closed due to coronavirus
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Andrew Kramer
April 01, 2020 - 5:11 pm
More and more Jersey Shore towns are closing off beaches and boardwalks to keep outside visitors away during the coronavirus pandemic. But how are year-round residents adjusting? Read more here.
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