Jersey shore

Wildwood Boardwalk.
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AP News
September 13, 2019 - 11:13 am
The daughters of Philadelphia's mayor and a New Jersey councilwoman have pleaded guilty to creating a disturbance during a street fight at the Jersey shore. Read more here.
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The Wildwood board walk is receiving rains on the outer edge of Hurricane Dorian.
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Tim Jimenez
September 06, 2019 - 10:06 am
Wildwood and Cape May County officials say they’re keeping a close eye on flooding and the possibility that the strong wind knocks out power.
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Boats docked at Harbour Cove Marina in Somers Point
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Andrew Kramer
September 06, 2019 - 7:16 am
The threat of Hurricane Dorian has forced many boaters down the shore into storm prep mode. Joe Fortunato, on his boat in Harbour Cove Marina in Somers Point, is going to take a pass on boating this weekend.
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Jersey shore
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Kim Glovas
September 04, 2019 - 1:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hurricane Dorian may be losing steam as it moves northward, but the storm is still expected to pack a wallop when it moves off the Jersey Shore. Even though the hurricane isn't expected to get closer than a few hundred miles from the shoreline, it will still generate...
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Andrew Kramer
September 02, 2019 - 2:33 pm
It’s Labor Day, which means it's the unofficial end of summer down the shore. Beachgoers in Margate were pretty upset about that
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Beach umbrella
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Mark Abrams
July 30, 2019 - 12:04 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez wants a federal safety agency to look into the dangers posed by flying beach umbrellas at shore locations this time of year. He's not demanding an outright ban on beach umbrellas, but he called on the Consumer Product Safety Commission to "...
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Lucy the Elephant
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David Madden
July 19, 2019 - 11:27 am
MARGATE, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Just in time for her 138th birthday party on Saturday, word comes that Margate's favorite girl is going nowhere. Lucy the Elephant will remain in place for at least the next 20 years. There were worries that the 65-foot-high walk-through attraction might need a new...
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Brown back and wings of swimming Cownose ray (Rhinoptera bonasus). They are often mistaken for being a shark by beach-goers due to the fins sticking out of the water, resembling the fin of a shark.
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Molly Daly
July 18, 2019 - 8:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Beachgoers at the Jersey Shore have been sharing the water with schools of rays. Videos have been popping up on social media of schools of brown, kite-like rays gracefully moving through the water around fascinated swimmers at the Jersey shore. Thomas Grothues,...
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Strong winds whipped waves against the Sheboygan north pier breakwater, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Sheboygan, Wis.
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Mike Dougherty
July 17, 2019 - 1:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — High rip currents are very likely along the Jersey Shore on Wednesday. Brian Booth, captain of the Ocean City Beach Patrol, says they can catch even good swimmers off guard. "If you feel yourself being taken out, don't swim straight back in to shore. You want to swim...
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Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City, New Jersey at sunset with the drawbridge up for boats to pass below.
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Mike DeNardo
July 17, 2019 - 12:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly a year of inconvenience for Jersey Shore drivers may soon be coming to an end. Authorities say construction on the Townsends Inlet Bridge is almost finished. Closed for reconstruction since last September, the bridge linking Avalon and Sea Isle City is on track...
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