Jersey shore

David Madden
June 10, 2018 - 10:00 pm
WILDWOOD, NJ ( KYW Newsradio) -- The Wildwood tramcar is as much a part of the resort town as the boardwalk itself. And Monday, they're celebrating a landmark day for those cars with a bargain for those who want to hop on board. Those trains made their premiere on June 11, 1949. Only later was that...
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Father's Day
June 06, 2018 - 1:32 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It started out as a long weekend that three KYW skiing friends and kids, ages 6 through 8 called, "Dad's and Daughters." It became an annual time of bonding on the slopes. Then one of our trio had a son, and the trip became known as, "Dads and Kids." We...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
May 27, 2018 - 8:55 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) -- Now that summer is unofficially here, you might be pondering a trip to the South Jersey shore. We checked on continuing efforts to keep those beaches in good shape. You may remember last summer, there was quite the stink over putting new protective dunes in Margate...
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David Madden | KYW Newsradio
David Madden
May 25, 2018 - 1:27 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- It took several years to complete, but the repairs to the northern end of the Atlantic City boardwalk are now finished, and officials ceremoniously reopened the inlet section of the span to the public. At first the Army Corps was only going to erect a seawall...
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Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
May 25, 2018 - 11:16 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newradio) -- The unofficial start of summer is already drawing big crowds to the Jersey Shore. The shoobies and holiday visitors are already making their way to the Jersey Shore for Memorial Day weekend. Just ask Gail Epifanio of Sea Isle City. "Well, what I said all day yesterday...
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Jersey shore
Dreamstime
David Madden
May 20, 2018 - 10:00 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — We're waiting with bated breath for the Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start of summer around here. So are the roads down the shore ready for the onslaught of vacationers and day-trippers looking for some fun and sun? The answer is yes — for the most part. One...
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Bouy
Ian Bush
May 16, 2018 - 2:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Tuesday's thunderstorms helped trigger a tsunami at the Jersey Shore. It wasn't the kind that causes destruction, but it still led officials to issue a caution. It's called a meteotsunami -- different from a wave generated by an earthquake or landslide; this is...
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Beach House Shore Rentals
David Madden
April 12, 2018 - 2:52 pm
AVALON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Another sign of better weather to come around the region, business is picking up down the shore for those prime vacation rental units. Some three quarters of the properties represented by Long and Foster realtors are already spoken for. Many are regulars, according to...
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Atlantic City Shoreline
Mike DeNardo
March 26, 2018 - 8:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — With a succession of nor’easters hitting the New Jersey shoreline this month, municipalities are taking stock before the busy beach season. The pounding from four straight storms left the beaches in Ocean City mostly unscathed, says city spokesman Doug Bergen. “We did...
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