Down the Shore

City Life

We Need to Stop Building Shore Houses

This article is one piece of a bigger story on climate change in Philadelphia. You can read the full story here.  Approximately no one wants […]

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City Life

Flooding and Sunny Skies at the Shore? Get Used to It

Parts of the Shore are very, very flooded on Friday — despite idyllic sunny skies and crisp fall air. The National Weather Service has issued […]

Philadelphia Wedding

A Philly Couple Took Grease-Themed Engagement Photos Down the Shore

We love it when a couple takes engagement photos to the next level, and that’s exactly what this soon-to-be-wed pair did. They decided to shoot […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

Why The Spritz is the Best Cocktail for a Shore Wedding

When it comes to a signature drink for a beach wedding, you really can’t go wrong with a sprit. The effervescent, easy-on-the-alcohol cocktail pairs perfectly […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

You Can’t Marry Into My Family Until You Survive a Week Down the Shore With Us

There’s a rule in my family, and it goes like this: You can’t marry into this family until you’ve spent a week down the Shore […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

12 Decor Ideas That *Aren’t* Seashells for Your Shore Wedding

Look: Just because you’re getting married at the beach doesn’t mean you’ve got to stick starfish on your candle holders and calligraph sand dollars for […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

New Jersey Shore Weddings: The Ultimate Guide

Those that go, know. Year after year, we pack up our cars, battle traffic on the A.C. Expressway, and jockey for a spot in the […]

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City Life

The Worst Thing About the Jersey Shore Isn’t Spray Sunscreen. It’s Biting Flies.

Last week, I told you that the worst people at the Jersey Shore are those who release clouds of spray sunscreen into the air, inevitably […]

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City Life

What to Know as Philly’s First Heat Wave of the Summer Starts to Sizzle

It’s beginning to feel like a Philly summer. The first heat wave of the season is underway, with Thursday bringing day two of 90-plus degree temperatures. […]

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City Life

That Super-Stinging Jellyfish Is Popping Up Along the South Jersey Shore

Water-waders, beware: A smack of jellyfish are slowly descending upon the Jersey Shore. Just before Memorial Day weekend, researchers found hundreds of “clinging jellyfish” — a species roughly the […]

Be Well Philly

A Women-Only Surf Club Is Coming to the Shore This Summer

For the past 15 years, my best friend’s family has rented a house in Sea Isle City. During our week-long stays, we make sure to watch […]

Be Well Philly

6 Ways to Work Out Down the Shore This Summer

Headed down the Shore for the summer? Here’s where to find Jersey Shore beach workouts including spinning, barre, yoga, and more. Bootcamp The class: Beach […]

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Things to Do

Here’s All the Cool New Stuff You Need to Check Out at the Shore This Summer

Every summer brings a surprise or two at the Shore. Check out all the new attractions below. LBI The scoop in LBI (outside the new, […]

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Things to Do

3 Jersey Shore Day Trips Every Philadelphian Should Try

For ease and speed: Atlantic City (one hour and five minutes away via the A.C. Expressway) is really your best bet. Get away from the […]

Things to Do

21 Reasons to Love the Shore

What’s it mean to be a Philadelphian? For many of us, ironically, it requires spending three months a year dreaming of being — or actually […]