Kick off the beach season with NewsWorks Tonight as we broadcast live from Ocean City, N.J.! In this popular program’s first-ever remote broadcast, host Dave Heller and our team of knowledgeable reporters will highlight the Jersey Shore’s rebuilding efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The program will also touch on other issues relevant to the Philadelphia region.
NewsWorks Tonight: Live Broadcast from Ocean City, N.J.
Friday, May 24, 2013, 6 to 6:30 p.m.Ocean City Music Pier801 Boardwalk, Ocean City, New Jersey
On tonight’s show:
WHYY’s Tracey Samuelson reports on why insurance checks have been so slow in coming.
WHYY’s Tom MacDonald talks to Shore merchants about their struggle to get ready for the season, and their hopes and fears.
We interview Ocean City’s mayor, Jay Gillian and the founder of Jersey Shore Hurricane News, Justin Auciello.
Shai Ben-Yaacov, roams the boardwalks, talking to folks about their feelings about the first Shore season after Sandy.
Can’t make it out to enjoy the broadcast in person? Tune in to WHYY-FM (90.9), WNJZ-FM (90.3, Cape May Court House), WNJM-FM (89.9, Manahawkin), WNJN-FM (89.7, Atlantic City), WNJB-FM (89.3, Bridgeton) and WNJS-FM (88.1, Berlin). Or stream the program live.