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Mt. Vernon hotel lot for sale

The Mt. Vernon hotel closed for their final season in October 2021. In March of this year, they announced on Facebook that they would not be reopening and held a contents sale. The motel has since been demolished and the lot is for sale as either a commercial or two residential lots.

Vote now in the Best of Cape May 2022

Every August, we ask our followers to help us celebrate their favorite Cape May businesses. Over the years, we’ve expanded and refined the survey to deliver honest results that both celebrate excellence and help future visitors make their vacation plans. This year, we’re excited to focus on the best in shopping, dining, and experiences. Tell… Read more »

Moving past single use: New Jersey’s plastic bag ban goes into effect on May 4th

Cape May approved an ordinance limiting single-use plastic shopping bags two years ago, and the rest of the state is about to catch up. Beginning May 4th, single-use plastic takeout bags and polystyrene foam takeout containers will no longer be provided by retail and grocery stores or food service businesses throughout the state. Single-use paper… Read more »

5 scallop recipes you can make tonight

Cape May-Wildwood is the one of the largest fishing ports on the East Coast, and one of our stars is the Atlantic Sea Scallop—a meaty, sweet-tasting mollusk that cooks up in just a few minutes and is delicious accompanied by both savory and fruit flavors. If you’ve only had the smaller bay scallops, imagine a… Read more »