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Category: Around Town
Entrance of the Cricket Club

A look inside the new Cricket Club

We’d hoped to publish this post for you last week, but we were busy finishing up the Winter issue of Cape May Magazine. Please enjoy this (slightly belated) look at the new Cricket Club! From the outside, the building still resembles the Merion Inn, but a step through the front door of the Cricket Club… Read more »

Mt. Vernon hotel lot for sale

The Mt. Vernon hotel closed out 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.

Exterior of the Cape May-Lewes Ferry terminal

Behind the scenes at Ferry Park

Exciting news from North Cape May: The team at Exit Zero Hospitality is overhauling the Cape May-Lewes Ferry terminal to create Ferry Park, a collection of waterfront experiences set to open this spring. Included will be a gourmet sit-down restaurant, shopping, outdoor bar, casual seafood restaurant, and grab-and-go cafe. Next summer, they plan to introduce… Read more »

Chez Michel Bakery is back open!

Wonderful news! Chez Michel has opened for the season. You’ll find the bakery at the same location, but a bit bigger than you may remember. Michel told us that he wanted more room to decorate his cakes and pastries. During March, Chez Michel will be open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 7am to 2pm. Michel… Read more »

Who’s New, Who’s Moved, Who’s Gone: 2021

Well…it’s been another year, and what a year it has been. We always have a slew of business changes to report in June, but they might seem a little heavier than usual. The challenges the pandemic presented sparked creativity across town as businesses carved out new opportunities while our shops and restaurants were shuttered, and… Read more »