Jersey shore

People wearing masks walk on the beach at dusk during the coronavirus pandemic on May 7, 2020 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
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David Madden
May 11, 2020 - 4:00 am
A forum hosted by Stockton University this week offered an annual look at what business down the shore could look like this summer. This year’s discussion centered, of course, on the pandemic. Read more here.
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Barbara Beltz, owner of Serendipity in Avalon
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Tim Jimenez
May 09, 2020 - 4:00 am
With an uncertain Memorial Day weekend and summer season ahead, small business owners down the shore are trying to prepare for the unknown. Read more here.
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A Wildwood sign.
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Tim Jimenez
May 06, 2020 - 9:53 am
The boardwalk and beaches are reopening in the Wildwoods later this week. In the meantime, Cape May County officials sent New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy a plan to open up shops and restaurants. Read more here.
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Jersey Shore beach
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Tim Jimenez
May 04, 2020 - 8:14 am
On the first weekend that some beaches and state parks were allowed to reopen in New Jersey, overcrowding led to closures. Read more here.
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Wildwood Boardwalk.
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David Madden
April 27, 2020 - 4:00 am
In the middle of this pandemic, can business down the shore pick up? The mayor of one town is not ruling it out. Read more here.
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Exit Zero checks on shore houses
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Andrew Kramer
April 15, 2020 - 10:16 am
After severe storms pummeled parts of the Jersey Shore, Exit Zero Filling Station restaurant in Cape May is offering to check on people’s shore houses so they can still follow stay-at-home coronavirus orders. Read more here.
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Beach Street in Cape May, New Jersey
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David Madden
April 11, 2020 - 8:55 am
Looking for a weekend down the shore? Not in the middle of this pandemic. Cape May County has taken advantage of power granted under Governor Phil Murphy’s ongoing emergency to ban short term rentals. 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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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing call with Vice President Mike Pence at the ROIC in Trenton on March 23, 2020.
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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.
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