Saunter your way down Cape May’s promenade with your favorite four-legged pal during the city’s 11th Annual Mutt Strut 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 23.

Gather around for some good ol’ fashioned storytelling during a book reception hosted by the Somers Point Unique Experiences Club Saturday, Sept. 23.

As the summer season draws to a close, towns like Somers Point are hosting one last hoorah to celebrate everything that made the season memorable. Give summer a proper send-off at the 40th annual Somers Point Good Old Days Festival, taking place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9 at Jo…

We have been avoiding mentioning it, but at this point there is no hiding from the sad truth. Summer is almost over. While it seems impossible (we are pretty sure yesterday was the start of Memorial Day Weekend), there is no use fighting facts.

The summer season might be drawing to a close, but the local produce season is at its peak. On your way to the beach, grab some farm-fresh goods for that one last barbecue with friends and family. Check out the following shore-side markets.

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – New Jersey 4-H members recently learned about government processes at the nation's capital as part of Citizenship Washington Focus, an 4-H civic engagement program for high-school youth held at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

Abstract impressionist Hessam Abrishami will exhibit a collection of paintings, drawings and sketches titled "Colors of Romance" over Labor Day weekend at Ocean Galleries in Stone Harbor. He will be making gallery appearances and sign purchased artwork at receptions 7-10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 2 and 3.

According to the National Day Calendar, National Lighthouse Day is “observed annually on Aug. 7 ... (and) honors the beacon of light that for hundreds of years symbolized safety and security for ships and boats at sea.” Here’s where you can celebrate:

Grab the kiddies and head to Ocean City’s Gillian’s Wonderland Pier from noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 7, when they will have special wristbands offering unlimited rides during those hours for $25 each. Proceeds will benefit CASA for Children of Atlantic and Cape May Counties, a non-profit tha…

As part of its 10th anniversary season, the Greater Ocean City Theatre Company will present Disney’s “Mary Poppins” Tuesday to Friday, Aug. 8 to 11. A collaboration with the City of Ocean City and the Ocean City POPS, the OCTC version will include cool flying effects, a talented cast from Ne…

Ocean City businesses are partnering up for a fun, full moon event 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8, at the 10th Street Wharf. The Hawaiian Food Shack, O.C. Surf School and Peace of Wood art gallery will join together for a full moon luau where there will be live music, a hula dancer, art and foo…

For many, the name “pin art” toy may not ring a bell, but most will remember it by sight. It’s that square toy with blunt pins in it, so when you put your hand — or any other body part, for that matter — against it, a raised pin replica would appear on the other side.

The famous Atlantic City boardwalk extended last month, giving joggers, bikers and casual strollers even more to love. The new section runs past the former Revel property to The Ocean at 101 Boardwalk apartment building.