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Jersey Shore business happy with tourism this summer

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Many business owners on the Jersey Shore say tourism is going much better than they expected.

Business owners in Asbury Park say they were concerned that tourists would stay away from areas hit hard by Superstorm Sandy or that local residents would also avoid purchasing because they didn’t have the money to spend.

However, the owners say the opposite, that business has been excellent and, in many cases, better than last summer.

With just a few week left before Labor Day, local residents say they’ve noticed the beach and boardwalk have been busy this summer.

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