I grew up in Hightstown NJ. Just about a 15-mile drive to Great Adventure and a 40-minute drive to the beaches of the Jersey Shore, two places I spent most of my childhood summers. Long days on the beach were spent in Seaside Heights consisting of body surfing in waves what felt like 100 feet high, a packed lunch and the anticipation of dinner on the boardwalk. To this day, there is nothing like a Midway hot grilled sausage link, split in half and cradled by a soft long roll, layered with peppers and onions.
Rich De Sisto
No Fireworks in Asbury, Blasphemy! Get Bruce on the phone Stat!
As New Jersey entered into this new welcoming phase of Covid19, the thought of a normal summer has been overwhelmingly exciting. The mask mandate is lifted. We can gather in larger groups again. Families can interact in the same room, and hug each other. Proms and graduations can take place. Bir…
Getting Gas In New Jersey Really Stinks? Don’t Hold Back.
It’s not just me right, you’ve noticed gas prices on the rise too? The cynic in me says, “well sure they are, it’s summertime”. Factor in the price of crude oil, supply and demand during the summer months, and the different blend of gasoline prepared for the hott…
Is That Annoying Buzzing Sound In New Jersey Bugging You?
Depending on which New Jersey town you live in, the current cicada infestation is more prominent than others. In fact, residents in Princeton are getting the brunt of it. Thousands of these red-eyed flying objects have released themselves after 17 years underground and invaded most of Mercer Count…
An Open Letter To All Animal Abusers In New Jersey
The number of dogs and cats that are available for adoption at the Jersey Shore always feels overwhelming. This year is no different. As an animal lover, I’ve personally have done my part to take in an animal or have been party to assist in finding them good homes.
School Officials In Brick, NJ Make It Easier For Students To Breathe
When Governor Murphy lifted the mask mandate the week leading up to Memorial Day Weekend, it was a breath of fresh air. Not only was it a good sign that together, New Jersians worked diligently to manage and beat this virus, but the results of our efforts have provided us with choices.
You’ll Need More Than Tasty Waves To Surf At The Jersey Shore
Remember last year when the pandemic created a toilet paper shortage? Then there was a sell-out of basic bleach products. It even got crazier. Ketchup was in high demand. So was “work-from-home desks, web-cams, bikes, outdoor pools. Speaking of pools…now chlorine is in high demand…
SEE IT: These Jersey Shore Photos Are Worth 1,000 Words
After what felt like a year of doom and gloom, it feels good to be able to breathe in the Jersey Shore air…without a mask. Depending on the tide, it should smell better than our own breath.
A Heartfelt Tribute To The Incredible New Jersey Megasite Centers
Did you visit one of these New Jersey megasites to receive your shots? As the six locations are getting ready to close, perhaps you’ll join me and offer a BIG “Thank you”.
These Rocking Roller Coasters Will Make You Scream Like A Child
There was a time when I was petrified of loop roller coasters. You couldn’t pay enough money to ride one of those.