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  • n. a cape of southeast New Jersey extending into the Atlantic Ocean

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Examples

  • Aficionados sniff at the quality of the frankincense farmed in India, preferring to pay more for product harvested in East Africa, said Bill Huf, manager of Scents Of The Earth in Cape May, N.J.

    A Shift for the Magi? Frankincense Shortage

  • In Cape May, N.J., hotels urged guests to leave in advance of Hurricane Irene's approach this weekend.

    East Braces for a Walloping

  • Associated Press Marvin Hardy boards up storefronts on Washington Mall in Cape May, N.J., on Friday in preparation for the approaching hurricane.

    The Currents Along the Shore

  • David Gruol Photography Guitarist Coleman Mellett, who died in a plane crash on Feb. 12, 2009, is pictured in Cape May, N.J., in 1996.

    When His Music Stopped, Their Work Began

  • We had gathered at the Crab House in Cape May, where our family swarms annually.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • Shortly after he was elected governor, McGreevey fell and badly broke his leg in Cape May, N.J. He claimed that he had fallen off the boardwalk on a late-night walk with his wife.

    FALL FROM GRACE

  • The dead fish were found Wednesday along an 8-mile stretch of bay shore in Cape May

    Latest News - UPI.com

  • Lori Rott, of Wildwood Crest, N.J., whose husband is out on a commercial fishing boat, reacts near the Cold Spring Fish & Suppy docks in Cape May, N.J.,

    IdahoStatesman.com News Updates

  • The scallop boat Lady Mary sank 60 miles off Cape May in March, killing six of the seven crewmen.

    --1010 WINS Newswatch Headlines

  • Murray Span in 1982 with his wife, Ruth, daughter Paula Span, and granddaughter Emma Katz Span on the beach in Cape May, N.J. "I'm a caregiver-in-waiting," says Paula Span, a former staff writer for The Post.

    Redskins Insider Podcast -- The Washington Post

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