Press of Atlantic City: Fall Guide

Fall Guide


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  1. Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's 1st guitarist, dead at 84

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Scotty Moore, the pioneering rock guitarist whose sharp, graceful style helped Elvis Presley shape his revolutionary sound and inspired a generation of musicians that included Keith Richards, Jimmy Page and Bruce Springsteen, died Tuesday. He was 84.
  2. Party boats make for all-inclusive good times

    They journey offshore to the deep blue waters, they pull up to wrecks and reefs inshore, they drift along the beachfront and in the inlets and they fit into the shallow “skinny” waters of the back bays.
  3. Happy 90th birthday, Mel Brooks!

    Mel Brooks has a lot to say about comedy and life. I mean, he is the 2,000 Year Old Man, so he would know a little about both.

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Tuesday 10/14/2014
Posted: October 14, 2014 - 12:00 am
At The Shore Today: Halloween Happenings bring the boo to Cape May

Halloween Happenings in Cape May

Posted: October 14, 2014 - 12:15 pm
Here's your Halloween scene: What to do and where to go

Do you need a last minute pumpkin? Or looking for a haunted hayride? Check out our list of the area's best Halloween-related offerings.

Monday 11/22/2010
Posted: November 22, 2010 - 1:00 am
Merchants gear up for the holiday season: Shopping districts around the area planning events to lure customers

The weather may be getting colder, but when it comes to shopping at the shore, there is no better time to be outside.

Sunday 10/24/2010
Updated: October 27, 2010 - 12:37 pm
A full schedule on casino stages: Atlantic City's entertainment scene remains hot in the coming months


Updated: October 27, 2010 - 12:37 pm
With summer crowds gone, now’s the time to visit a shore restaurant

Now that the 2010 tourist season is officially over, year-round residents and visitors are not only blessed with less traffic and serene beaches, but they can more easily get into the restaurants that are packed nightly throughout the summer.

Saturday 10/23/2010
Updated: October 27, 2010 - 12:38 pm
Discover fall's hidden gems: Familiar attractions worth a second look as weather cools

Day trips, hiking and nature trails aren't just meant for warm, sunny days. Many southern New Jersey tourist favorites take on a new character as the weather cools down. Area parks become a great place to see winter's migrating birds and butterflies, while popular attractions such as Historic Smithville or the Cape May County Zoo offer holiday train rides and a Santa's Family Workshop.

Friday 10/22/2010
Updated: October 27, 2010 - 12:38 pm
Visiting Cape May County's antiques alley: In the fall, Route 9 is filled with folks shopping for treasures and bargains

There are many cute little antique shops in Cape May County, especially along Route 9 - and there's no better time to browse for that unique treasure than when the temperature is a little nippy.

Wednesday 10/20/2010
Posted: October 20, 2010 - 12:45 am
You can always find a party at one of Atlantic City's nightclubs

From sinful weeknight misadventures to fist-pumping Hallo-ween blow-outs, Atlantic City's bar and club scene is turned on for the fall season. At the top of the list, promoters say, are many of the so-called "industry night" promotions held at the city's numerous clubs, which offer locals who work in the resort's service industry a chance to get in on the action without breaking the bank.

Tuesday 10/19/2010
Updated: October 19, 2010 - 6:49 am
From hayrides to haunted walks, there's plenty to enjoy in the area during the fall season

For many families, life is so hectic during the week - ping-ponging from school to work to extra-curricular activities, not to mention keeping up with daily chores - parents are too exhausted to think up fun ways to spend time with kids on weekends.

Updated: October 19, 2010 - 6:49 am
A great time to explore the natural world: Mild temperatures make the fall the best time to enjoy all that nature has to offer

With sparse crowds and mild temperatures, fall is a prime time to enjoy south Jersey's great outdoors. Why not take advantage of the last few months before winter and get some fresh air? Here is some advice from some people who spend a lot of time outdoors enjoying all the area has to offer this season.

Updated: October 19, 2010 - 6:49 am
It's a cool time to take a tour: Fall is the perfect opportunity to get out and explore the area

It's good to live in southern New Jersey this time of year.

Posted: October 19, 2010 - 12:15 am
Autumn's Best Bets: There are choices galore for those in hot pursuit of something to enjoy

Ah, fall.

Updated: October 19, 2010 - 6:49 am
No need to leave southern N.J. to enjoy a colorful display of fall foliage

Leaf peepers, save your gas money - there's no need to drive to New England. There are plenty of spectacularly colorful leaves to see from now through mid-November right here in southern New Jersey.

Updated: October 19, 2010 - 1:14 pm
A great time to travel: Looking for something different? Try Philadelphia

In summer, Philadelphia residents head to the shore to enjoy the sights and surroundings. So in fall, why not return the favor and head west for a day of sightseeing.

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