Jersey shore

Seagull on post at New Jersey Shore
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Eric Walter
August 15, 2018 - 12:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There are 17 Jersey Shore beaches under health advisories, and at risk of closing, because of high bacteria levels in the water. Officials with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection said Tuesday that water samples from beaches in Cape May, Ocean,...
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Hurricane Sandy approaches the New Jersey Shore
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David Madden
August 02, 2018 - 12:18 pm
OCEAN CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — We're midway through the summer tourist season down the Shore. So how's business? Not as hot as some would like it. It's not so much the weather as it is the forecast over the last couple weeks that has seen business on the Ocean City boardwalk drop a little more...
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Jersey shore
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Molly Daly
July 12, 2018 - 7:21 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — As folks head to the Jersey Shore, officials are warning about potentially dangerous conditions in the surf. Although what used to be Hurricane Chris is well to the northeast off Nova Scotia, Avalon Beach Patrol Lt. Erich Wolf said they are preparing for the likelihood...
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Jersey Shore
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July 06, 2018 - 8:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Rumors have been swirling lately that the second season of MTV's hit show "Jersey Shore: Family Vacation" would be filming in the Wildwoods this summer. Officials there have put the kibosh on that, but that doesn't necessarily mean the cast won't be making at least...
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New Jersey Beach
David Madden
June 16, 2018 - 10:00 pm
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- It's that time of year again. Time to plan that trip down the shore. New Jersey environmental officials are reminding people of a tool they can use in finding out how clean Garden State waters really are. The Department of Environmental Protection checks water quality...
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Boat Guest
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
June 14, 2018 - 11:56 am
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Between the Jersey Shore and the Chesapeake Bay, area boat owners by the thousands are inviting friends and acquaintances on weekend cruises. Here are some tips for becoming the perfect boat guest. Being a guest at a summer home and a boat are like night...
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Sports fans wait in line to place bets at Borgata in Atlantic City.
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David Madden
June 14, 2018 - 11:01 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Sports fans can now place bets, legally, in New Jersey. Sports betting premiered in the Garden State on Thursday after lengthy legal battles with pro leagues and the NCAA. Gov. Phil Murphy placed the first bet at Monmouth Park: $20 on Germany to win the World...
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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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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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