Jersey shore

Ocean City beach closed due to coronavirus
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
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.
Read More
Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing call with Vice President Mike Pence at the ROIC in Trenton on March 23, 2020.
Edwin J. Torres for Governor’s Office
KYW Staff
March 24, 2020 - 12:48 pm
New Jersey is preparing for a huge drop in tax revenue from the hit to the economy from coronavirus, and Gov. Phil Murphy is putting nearly $1 billion in reserve to get ready. Read more here.
Read More
Beach house in New Jersey
John Greim/LightRocket via Getty Images
David Madden
March 18, 2020 - 1:23 pm
New Jersey officials say people who own second houses down the shore are seeking shelter there amid the coronavirus crisis, but they’re urging homeowners to refrain from doing so for at least the next two weeks. Read more here.
Read More
Lucy the Elephant Airbnb
Airbnb
Rachel Kurland
February 27, 2020 - 2:08 pm
Margate’s Lucy the Elephant is Airbnb’s newest host. The Save Lucy Committee is giving people the chance to stay inside the 65-foot-tall national landmark. Read more here.
Read More
katifcam/Getty Images
David Madden
February 03, 2020 - 4:00 am
New Jersey state officials have been pushing for the concept of shared services as one way for municipalities to control tax rates. Grants are even being offered for towns to look into the idea, and three want to, at least, share a grant. Read more here.
Read More
Morey's pier in Wildwood, New Jersey, circa 2010
Ed Hille/Philadelphia Inquirer/MCT/Sipa USA
David Madden
January 26, 2020 - 10:21 am
For the next six months, one of the routes to get to the Wildwoods will be partially closed, but there are still a lot of ways to get there. Read more here.
Read More
Wildwood Boardwalk.
David Madden/KYW Newsradio
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.
Read More
The Wildwood board walk is receiving rains on the outer edge of Hurricane Dorian.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
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.
Read More
Boats docked at Harbour Cove Marina in Somers Point
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
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.
Read More
Jersey shore
Stephen Bonk/Dreamstime
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...
Read More

Pages