As veterans, friends, and dignitaries gathered Dec. 7 for the Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day service, one man was absent.
Brought to the Wildwoods in the summer of 1948; Lewis Ostrander told the Herald "All I know is Wildwood," though years of dedication to safety reflect a well-rounded career in public service.
When Mary Jane Lowry was just weeks old, she spent her first summer at the Jersey Shore. Now 79, the North Philadelphia native has kept alive the tradition of vacationing in Wildwood with her family, children, and grandchildren each summer.
They are 52 years apart in age, but Mae Cecilia Bischoff, 16, and Victor Kravitski, 68, came closer in their goals recently when they jointly contributed to the history of blood donations and to the recruitment of other donors for the American Red Cross in Cape May County.
Every swish of the net, crack of the bat and tackle on the field Jack Buchanan, 85, of Wildwood Crest knew as he coached for the Wildwood Crest Recreation Department.
Two residents at Brookdale Cape May Assisted Living Center who will turn 100 years old over the next several weeks credit their strong faith and belief in God as the "secret" for their longevity, something neither one ever expected.
West Cape May Mayor Pamela Kaithern, third from right, joins family members of the late Mayor John A. "Jack" Vasser Jr. June 17 at the renaming and dedication of Green Street as John A. Vasser Jr. Way in his memory.
When he was young, Philip Harrah loved to watch old movies with his three brothers and parents, relishing the actors who were transformed into pretend characters with special effect make-up.
Loaded with portable solar panels, the radio equipment and homemade antennae, the Schlueters, who were visiting family in Cape May, connected with other ham radio operators along a north-south corridor including Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Wisconsin, Ohio, Minnesota and Ireland during a sunny afternoon at the beach.
Held at Beth Judah Temple, an "evening of music and memory" unfolded before synagogue congregants, Wildwood residents, and guests.
The 47th annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival will feature a local connection this year, as 31-year-old Green Creek native and saxophonist Kyle Cripps, along with his band One Love Brass Band, will perform the first day of the festival on Friday, April 28.
On a chilly evening in West Wildwood, Montes shared some of his experiences and accomplishments as a police officer who uses his native language, Spanish, as a way to help "ease tension" between residents and law enforcement.
"I love my trains, and I love the Phillies." That's what Francis "Frank" Dachowski, 73, said many times in his apartment Feb. 1 as he pointed to his vast display of HO-scale trains.
At some point during everyone’s time on earth, life becomes a struggle. For an unfortunate few, life in its entirety is a constant battle just to stay alive, to help loved ones, and to bring some decency and meaning to it all.
On Sept. 23, the Civic Club opened its doors to the Herald. Pat Cook, co-president and island resident, candidly told of the club's vision for the future and its viability in a busy and complex 21st-century world.
The Wildwood Golf Club was incorporated in 1916, but it wasn't until 1921, that the club opened in Burleigh, on the site of a farm previously owned by one Joe McKissick.
Ocean City Police Department Officer Jennifer Elias received the 2016 Municipal Alliance Volunteer of the Year Award Sept. 21.
This resort's public library organized a lecture and poetry reading Sept. 19 by Dr. Nelly Toll, Holocaust survivor and Voorhees resident.
Larry and Betsy Stiles, members of First Baptist since the 1970s, have been designing, crafting, and setting reproductions of older pieces or creating their original work for 13 years.
Carol Tomlin has the fortitude to consider what could be a devastating condition, multiple sclerosis (MS), and turn it into an inspiration by combining her passion for the outdoors with her artistic talent.
A native of Cape May County, Locklyn's creative journey has taken her from the streets of New York City and Los Angeles, Calif. to 25th Avenue in North Wildwood on the set of the television show "Hotel Impossible."