The coronavirus pandemic has canceled a lot of things, but your summer vacation doesn’t have to be one of them.


Corrections and clarifications: An earlier version of this story incorrectly indicated when California would reopen; the state began its phased, regional reopening plan May 8.

Butch Heffernan should be prepping his 36-room Sunburst Motel for a full house this weekend.

Instead, he spent Monday scribbling out 36 checks, refunds for the deposits guests plunked down in January for a Memorial Day weekend stay in Seaside Heights on the Jersey Shore. The beach and parts of the boardwalk