Sea Isle City

Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City, New Jersey at sunset with the drawbridge up for boats to pass below.
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Mike DeNardo
July 17, 2019 - 12:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly a year of inconvenience for Jersey Shore drivers may soon be coming to an end. Authorities say construction on the Townsends Inlet Bridge is almost finished. Closed for reconstruction since last September, the bridge linking Avalon and Sea Isle City is on track...
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Mark Abrams
June 17, 2019 - 7:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Cape May County fire marshal is trying to pinpoint the cause of a Sunday afternoon fire that broke out at a well-known bait, tackle and boat rental shop in Sea Isle City, N.J. Two people suffered minor injuries when the flames erupted in equipment outside Two...
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Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City, New Jersey at sunset with the drawbridge up for boats to pass below.
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Tim Jimenez
April 05, 2019 - 7:17 am
UPDATED 1 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Construction on a bridge that connects the Jersey Shore towns of Sea Isle City and Avalon won't be finished by Memorial Day, as the summer season opens up. The Townsends Inlet Bridge has been under construction since September. But a problem popped up...
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Matt Vecere
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Tim Jimenez
March 12, 2019 - 6:53 am
UPDATED 9:04 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the victims of the Ethiopia Airlines crash grew up at the Jersey Shore. READ: Ethiopian crash victims were aid workers, doctors, academics Matt Vecere was living in California, but home for him is Sea Isle City. He was one of the eight...
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Mike Dougherty
November 30, 2018 - 7:55 am
UPDATED: 1:54 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The body of an 89-year-old woman who died in Thursday's fire in Sea Isle City has been identified. Marie Zielinski was found inside her apartment on 54th Street near Landis Avenue. Two other people were injured and hospitalized. One has since been...
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File photo of fire truck and firefighter (Not actual scene) Credit: Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
November 29, 2018 - 3:20 pm
SEA ISLE CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Two people suffered burns and smoke inhalation and an elderly resident is missing in a multi-alarm fire that raced through three duplex homes in Sea Isle City. The fire broke out before noon in the first block of 54th Street near Landis Avenue today in the Cape...
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Route 55
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David Madden
October 05, 2018 - 8:15 pm
WOODBINE, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Among the issues being bandied about in this year’s U.S. Senate race in New Jersey is a topic that’s been debated for decades: finishing Route 55 to connect with the Cape May area. Supporters gathered in Woodbine, calling for finishing the four lane highway that now...
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Townsends Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City
Dreamstime
Mike DeNardo
September 18, 2018 - 3:28 pm
SEA ISLE CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A key bridge at the Jersey shore is officially closed for the winter as part of it is being rebuilt. The Townsends Inlet Bridge, linking Sea Isle City with Avalon, is now closed for eight months while the south end is reconstructed. Seven of the bridge's 27...
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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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