Author: Tony Deutsch

UPDATE: Morey’s Surfside Pier changes. The Doo Wooper Roller coaster and the Happy Feet Ride will be back for the summer of 2019.

January 9, 2019

This year is Morey’s Piers 50th anniversary and they are working on the their newest project, the ” Runaway Tram” Roller Coaster. Update: The Flitzer Roller Coaster was removed at the end of the season last year and from our drone photos it looks like the Happy Feet ride and The Doo Wop Roller Coaster […]

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Thanksgiving in Wildwood, NJ by Tony Deutsch

November 23, 2018

The island’s earliest visitors came for some of the same reasons summer tourists come today. They came to play, to swim, to fish, to eat well and to refresh themselves along its shore. But visitors to that Five Mile Beach would probably not recognize the land today. Wildwood was once a wild place, inaccessible to […]

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Greater Wildwood Elks Halloween Haunted House

October 20, 2018

10/27/2018 Trick-or-treaters walk through a “haunted house” and receive treats at the Elks Lodge, 109 West 1st Avenue, in North Wildwood from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Free! For more info, call 609.729.2170.

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Wildwood, NJ first new motel in over 40 years expected to open Spring of 2019

September 28, 2018

it’s been over 40 years since a new motel has been built in Wildwood, NJ at a location where there was never a motel, but that’s all about to change.  Remember the Wildwood Diner on Atlantic between Spencer and Youngs Aves? This beautiful brand new motel will have 40 units, central air, fiber optic internet […]

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Due to the rain, the Irish Fall Festival Parade has been CANCELLED.

September 23, 2018

Due to the rain, the Irish Fall Festival Parade has been CANCELLED. The mass at 10:30am at St. Ann’s Church is still on, there are some vendors still set up along Olde New Jersey Ave., and all the local pubs/restaurants will be open with entertainment. We hope you all enjoyed your weekend!! ☘️☘️☘️  

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Cat 4 Hurricane Florence swells could reach the East Coast by this weekend.

September 6, 2018

The Hurricane season in the Northern Atlantic Ocean, the hurricane season occurs from June 1 to November 30. September is the most active month and Florence is a Cat 4  in the Atlantic and as of Thursday, it was located 1,000 miles east-southeast of Bermuda, moving northwest. Hurricane Florence’s swells will hit the east coast by this weekend. Florence’s […]

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116 East Poplar has been torn down in Wildwood, NJ

August 27, 2018

Another one bite’s the dust! 116 East Poplar is the latest property to be torn down at the Jersey Shore town of Wildwood, NJ.  This island has seen property after property torn down to make way for new condos since 2001.          

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Here’s my blog about another great weekend in Wildwood. by Tony Deutsch

August 12, 2018

Saturday: I went to the Wildwood Historical Society to fix a computer issue and had a great time talking to Al Love who writes for the Sun by the Sea paper. We talked about the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s on the island. When fishing was great and they would tow your boat out to the […]

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