Articles tagged “jersey shore”

U.S. Government Advises Jersey Shore Town on Ferry to Serve Jared Kushner Resort

U.S. Government Advises Jersey Shore Town on Ferry to Serve Jared Kushner Resort

Bernard Condon and Garance Burke, Associated Press

Good luck making this conflict of interest involving the federal government and Jared Kushner look like an investment in infrastructure that will benefit the local community.

1 year ago

TripAdvisor’s Jersey Shore review picks are eccentric to locals

TripAdvisor’s Jersey Shore review picks are eccentric to locals

Kevin Post, Press of Atlantic City

Let's see: What's more interesting? TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence awards or its now-abandoned dirtiest hotels list? We like the dirt.

6 years ago

Even Obama is pushing New Jersey tourism with visit to beach towns

Even Obama is pushing New Jersey tourism with visit to beach towns

Dan Roberts, The Guardian

Obama’s visit will be projected through rose-colored glass and is unfair to those still rebuilding their homes and towns. It does; however, show how serious the state is about rebuilding its tourism reputation.

6 years ago

Jersey Shore’s marketing battle for beachgoers

Jersey Shore’s marketing battle for beachgoers

Wallace McKelvey, The Press of Atlantic City

Jersey Shore towns are not only battling New York for summer tourists, but are trying to out-market one another, as well, as they seek to rebound from Hurricane Sandy.

6 years ago

Jersey Shore gets ready for the summer after Hurricane Sandy’s devastation

Jersey Shore gets ready for the summer after Hurricane Sandy’s devastation

Reuters

The Jersey Shore has always drawn a dedicated group of vacationers who return year after year because of social and familial ties to the region. This, along with a little bit of marketing, is what will bring people back again in 2013.

6 years ago

New Jersey governor wants to promote shore tourism with $25m marketing bill

New Jersey governor wants to promote shore tourism with $25m marketing bill

Jennifer Bogdan, The Press of Atlantic City

The Jersey Shore's most reliable tourists -- regional visitors with deep ties to the shore-- do not need a $25 million campaign to tell them things are OK. They'll return hell or high water because they love the shore year after year.

6 years ago

New Jersey tourism mounts marketing campaigns for post-Sandy visits

New Jersey tourism mounts marketing campaigns for post-Sandy visits

Michael L. Diamond , Asbury Park Press

New Jersey tourism officials will have a difficult task in overcoming perceptions that the Shore has been irreparably harmed, but the federal fund infusion should help.

6 years ago