Maria Walters

After innkeeping for 25 years in Cape May, her life remains a Happy Mess.

1101 New York Avenue

The story of East Cape May began around 1900 with an idea to fill in the swamplands east of town and build a modern seaside resort complete with an enormous hotel and a deep-water harbor. The Hotel Cape May, the centerpiece of this project at the corner of Pittsburgh Avenue and the beach, would be…

A Cape May Connection

Black Cape May hotelier, Thomas Dorsey had a pivotal role in the fight against slavery
by James TerBush and Barbara Dreyfuss

Harbor Square

Movies in a theater are back! And Harbor Square is the place to go.
by Danielle Davies

Pictures of Lily

Picturing Lake Lily, the iconic body of water at Cape May Point
by David La Puma

Surfing the Seasons

Fickle Surf breaks create a more dedicated community of surfers in Cape May NJ
by Ryan Gallagher

Cape May’s birding history

As I have got older in life, I have begun to realize just what an impact our history has on shaping how we act and think, even today in this era of information. Although America is a young country, it has quite a rich history in regard to birds. When I first arrived in 1985,…