Down the Shore


14 Must-Try Donuts At the Jersey Shore

Whether you like your donuts cake-y or light as air, tossed simply in sugar or smothered in a candy-colored glaze, everyone pretty much agrees that […]

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Be Well Family: What to Do With Kids On Rainy Days at the Jersey Shore

Into every Shore vacation, it seems, a little crappy weather must fall. Pre-kids, it’s no big deal: You just break out the wine and the […]

Coaster Sandy - Seaside Heights

Pier Finally Replaces Coaster Destroyed During Sandy

A new roller coaster is coming to Seaside Heights — finally. In what was perhaps the most iconic image from Superstorm Sandy, the former Jet Star […]

Ocean City beach and boardwalk

Here’s How You Can (Legally) Get a Drink in Dry Ocean City

Everyone who goes down the Shore knows Ocean City is a dry town. It’s part of the reason why it bills itself as “America’s Greatest […]

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North Wildwood Considers Changing Name to Anglesea

North Wildwood may not be North Wildwood for much longer. Residents yesterday submitted a petition with more than 100 signatures on it asking for the […]

Atlantic City beach at night

Atlantic City Union Reaches Deal With Three Casinos

UPDATE, 4:45 p.m.: Per The Press of Atlantic City, workers at the Tropicana Casino have reached a tentative agreement with management. Only the Trump Taj […]

Ocean City beach

Ocean City Wins Best Beach in America Bracket

It may not feel like it today, but New Jersey’s shore towns are quickly waking up from their winter slumber. It’s only 47 days until […]

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South Jersey Shore Town Residents Slam Christie Over Storm Response

We got a lot of snow over the weekend. But the Winter Storm of 2010 was just as big. It dropped between 12 and 32 […]

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North Wildwood Cops Looking for Driver in Hit-and-Run That Killed Dog

A car struck a dog and killed it in a hit-and-run crash in North Wildwood yesterday, police in that city say. Last night, North Wildwood […]


The Wine Beneath My Wings

The Garden State Wine Growers Association is switching things up for its annual Cape May Wine Festival this year by holding it at the Naval […]


Lobster, Chocolate and Fish Stories In Cape May

The event programmers at the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities in Cape May have got it going on. While other non-profit organizations struggle […]

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How to Not Lose Your Mind When You’re Stuck in Shore Traffic This Weekend

In our area, beach-bound Labor Day weekend traffic is, well, a given. It’s as inevitable as the sun burn you’ll get when you forget to […]


This Weekend: Cape May Craft Beer And Crab Festival

As a Maryland girl, there’s almost nothing I like better than craft beer and blue crabs. I can literally spend all afternoon picking crabs and […]

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Half Beach Race, Half Road Race: The First-Ever Stone Harbor Surf and Turf 5-Miler Is Coming Up

If you’re going to be down the Shore this August, we have one date you’re going to want to mark down on your calendar, stat: […]


Get Social With Cider In New Jersey

Sometimes you’ve just had enough beer, right? You’ve drunk all the good stuff, the weird stuff, the low-rent stuff. Whiskey and gin just don’t seem […]