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2016 Beachwood Fireworks
(Shawn Michaels, Townsquare Media NJ)
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A Wet End to the July 4th Weekend

All in all it was a pretty wonderful 4th of July weekend although it would have been even better had the rain held off a little later last night for those planning to watch Beachwood’s annual fireworks display.

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The new class of the OCC Athletic Hall of Fame pose with Athletic Department officials Ilene Cohen (far left) and AJ Trump (far right)
The new class of the OCC Athletic Hall of Fame pose with Athletic Department officials Ilene Cohen (far left) and AJ Trump (far right) (Kevin Williams, Townsquare Media NJ)
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OCC Welcomes New Hall of Fame Members

Just like a hamstring injury is bad for a pro athlete having little or no voice does not work well for a guy who talks on the radio.

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Kevin Waldron (L) and Beth Root Ganley and are two of the former OCC student-athletes Who will be inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame tonight.
Kevin Waldron (L) and Beth Root Ganley and are two of the former OCC student-athletes Who will be inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame tonight. (Townsquare Media NJ)
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Ocean County All-Stars of All Sports

The countdown to kickoff for the 39th annual U.S. Army All-Shore Gridiron Classic is underway as the Ocean and Monmouth County All Stars will go through one more practice tonight before taking the field Thursday night at Central Regional High School.

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Kevin Williams and his office fan
Kevin Williams and his office fan (Townsquare Media NJ)
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Keeping Cool at the Office

After a spring that didn’t really arrive until very late we are clearly in summer mode and before long I’m sure people will be complaining about the heat even though they promised in April they would not do so.

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Kevin Williams prepares to cut the ribbon at the rebranding of the salon at JC Penney in the Ocean County Mall
Kevin Williams prepares to cut the ribbon at the rebranding of the salon at JC Penney in the Ocean County Mall (Townsquare Media NJ)
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First Time Ribbon Cutting Done With Style

A little of this and a little of that following a perfect ten weekend at the Jersey Shore:

Toms River Mayor Tom Kelaher estimates he’s done well over 200 ribbon-cutting ceremonies during his tenure, including a pair of Friday, one of which I was involved in...

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Cover of the NJBA convention cover
Cover of the NJBA convention cover (Kevin Williams, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Disappointment in Atlantic City

Usually when people leave Atlantic City with disappointment on their face it’s because the cards, dice or roulette ball did not work in their favor. However my 24-hour trip there ended late yesterday afternoon with a slightly different kind of disappointment, one that I got over pretty quickly.

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Overrated Things, Words and Phrases

A wise man once said you are never along in your thoughts no matter what they are. Since in today’s world it’s obvious some people have really bizarre thoughts I might not agree as easily with that as say 20-30 years ago but I get the point.

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Kevin Williams spending Father's Day at the beach with daughter Alex and son Brandon
Kevin Williams spending Father's Day at the beach with daughter Alex and son Brandon (Kevin Williams, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Father’s Day On The Beach

For me spending Father’s Day on the beach with my two children is about as good as it gets and while I miss my father greatly I know he’d be happy that I was with Brandon and Alex.

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Sign with the rules of the North Ave Beach in Seaside Park
Sign with the rules of the North Ave Beach in Seaside Park (Kevin Williams, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Ten Beach Commandments: 2016 edition

It is that one day each June when I share the rules that should apply when it comes to beach behavior and etiquette.

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Jack Martin Scholarship winners Jake Scott & Kelsey Jones with Hank Handchen (left) and Paul Larson, Jr
Jack Martin Scholarship winners Jake Scott & Kelsey Jones with Hank Handchen (left) and Paul Larson, Jr (Kevin Williams, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Congrats to Ocean County’s High School Graduates

The familiar sounds of “Pomp and Circumstance” or “The Graduation March” will be heard on an almost daily basis over the next week as high schools in Ocean County host ceremonies for their graduating seniors.

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