Ocean City

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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Coast Guard helicopter
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Mike DeNardo
November 29, 2019 - 11:29 am
The Coast Guard is no longer searching for a kitesurfer who disappeared off the coast of Ocean City, New Jersey, Thursday afternoon. It turns out, he was safe all along. Read more here.
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David Madden
September 21, 2019 - 5:54 pm
New Jersey wants to take the lead in providing offshore wind based electricity.
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Mike Dougherty
September 21, 2019 - 10:57 am
Thousands of bikers will cycle 75 miles from Cherry Hill to Ocean City to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis.
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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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Ocean City Boardwalk.
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Andrew Kramer
September 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
It’s been a banner year for many businesses down the shore, and some stores on the Ocean City boardwalk say they have Mother Nature to thank.
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Joseph McLoone
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 21, 2019 - 3:22 pm
DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A priest in Chester County is charged with stealing from his Downingtown parish. Prosecutors say 56-year-old Joseph McLoone stole $98,405 from St. Joseph Parish, nearly $40,000 of which came from the All Souls collection — money donated by parishioners in memory...
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Seagulls on the beach at Warped Tour
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John McDevitt
August 06, 2019 - 12:37 pm
OCEAN CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Ocean City has called in reinforcements to weed out flocks of food thieves creating chaos along the beach and boardwalk. Seagulls have made headlines this summer for aggressively stealing food directly from beachgoers. But Ocean City hopes to rid the beach of the...
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seagull
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Andrew Kramer
July 22, 2019 - 3:33 pm
OCEAN CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Don’t feed the seagulls — it’s the law in Ocean City. The shore town’s mayor, Jay Gillian, wants to remind people how important it is to follow the rules, as the seagulls have become “very aggressive” and people “must stop” giving them food. But very quickly, it...
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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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