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SATURDAY MORNING UPDATE: STORM SUBSIDES, ROADS BEING REOPENED

Officials in local communities are assessing the damage from the overnight storm that brought several inches of rain to the region. There was downtown street flooding in most coastal communities early this morning; motorists are advised to use caution while driving. Earlier this morning, the entry into Wildwood on Route 47 was closed due to [...]

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MOREYS PIERS ISSUES STATEMENT ON “IT”, “MAELSTROM”

Morey’s Piers Official Statement: Following the tragedy that occurred on a ride at the Ohio State Fair on Wednesday, July 26th, Morey’s Piers chose to close two rides, “IT” and “Maelstrom”, due to the potential similarities between these rides. On Thursday, July 27th, the State of New Jersey required Morey’s Piers to keep these two [...]

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MOREYS PIERS SHUTS DOWN “IT” RIDE AS A PRECAUTION

Moreys Piers has shut down the “It” ride on the Wildwood boardwalk due to the malfunction of a similar ride at an event in Ohio. That malfunction resulted in riders being tossed from the ride; one person was killed. Moreys announced that “It” will be shut down for a couple of weeks. ##

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