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Property

Just Listed: Rambling Victorian in Wildwood

Call it “Populuxe,” call it “doo-wop,” call it “googie,” call it what you want — the many-faceted, exuberant, futuristic mid-century modern architectural style closely associated […]

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City Life

Prosecutors Investigating After Wildwood Cop Punches Man In Head Over and Over Again

A roundup of Philly news. This post may be updated at any time as new information becomes available. Video: Wildwood Cop Punches Man In Head […]

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City Life

Wildwood Power Outage Leaves Riders Stranded on Roller Coaster

Roller coaster riders on a Wildwood Boardwalk probably got a bit more of an adrenaline rush than they signed up for on Tuesday night. A power […]

City Life

Wildwood Cops Won’t Face Charges in Viral Beach Arrest

The two Wildwood police officers who initiated the viral beach arrest of 20-year-old Philadelphia resident Emily Weinman over Memorial Day weekend will not face criminal […]

City Life

VIDEO: Wildwood Police Release Beach Arrest Body Cam Footage

The Wildwood Police Department on Wednesday evening released footage captured by the body camera worn by the officer directly involved in the arrest of a 20-year-old mother […]

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City Life

Wildwood Police Investigating Viral Video of Officer Punching Woman on Beach

This story has been updated. The Wildwood Police Department reassigned two officers to desk duty after they were captured on video punching a woman during […]

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City Life

Morey’s Pier, Hershey Park Close Rides Similar to Deadly Ohio “Fire Ball”

Morey’s Piers in Wildwood and Hersheypark have both closed rides similar to the “Fire Ball” attraction that left one man dead and seven others injured when […]

City Life

Two Small Girls Drown in South Jersey

A 4-year-old girl from Levittown died on Monday after she was pulled from unguarded waters at Lake & Shore RV Resort in Ocean View, Cape […]

City Life

Come 2018, Smokers on Wildwood’s Boardwalk Could Be Looking at Jail Time

City commissioners in Wildwood approved an ordinance on Wednesday that bans smoking on its famous boardwalk starting Jan. 1, 2018, becoming the second South Jersey […]

Business

I Love My Job: Jack Morey of Morey’s Piers in Wildwood

Though summer doesn’t officially start until June 21st, here in the Philadelphia area, we like to think it starts this weekend. So we checked in […]

City Life

Philly Prof’s New Book Treats Wildwood Motels Like the Works of Art They Are

It all started with the Garden State Parkway. The roadway’s construction — complemented by the postwar boom period — led to the birth of the Wildwoods. The […]

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City

Wildwood Boardwalk Shirts Update: Pokémon, Trump and Harambe

I was in Los Angeles last month, and I was on the lookout for t-shirts. Not all over L.A., but during my visit to Santee […]

City Life

Donald Trump T-Shirts Have Taken Over the Wildwood Boardwalk

Welcome to the fifth annual edition of the Wildwood Boardwalk T-Shirt Guide! Not a lot has changed on the boards since I did my first […]

The Best Food on the Wildwood Boardwalk | Illustration by Melissa McFeeters
Foobooz

Jersey Shore Food Guide: The Best Food on the Wildwood Boardwalk

Not all boardwalk fry shacks are created equal — we should know; we tried them all. Spare yourself the trouble: Commit this food-lover’s guide to the […]

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City Life

Wildwood’s Beaches Named Top 10 for Families

It is a long walk to the ocean in the Wildwoods. At the beach’s most expansive points, expect to walk about 10 minutes from the boardwalk […]