High above the Southern New Jersey landscape, a small passenger plane leveled its flight and prepared to drop passengers. Nervous first time skydivers became fidgety, frantically checking their equipment as instructors strapped themselves to divers’ bodies.
Music and partying are undoubtedly intertwined as one when it comes to college spring break festivities, as thousands venture to warm-weather destinations each spring for a little taste of excitement and carefree time away from the world. Continue reading
Ana Alvarez doesn’t remember much of her days as a youngster in her native Puerto Rico, a place where she left for the United States at age three. But it’s the reasons her family had for moving to America that motivates Alvarez towards her future.
With the troubling economy, budgets are tighter then ever. But that doesn’t mean your love for America’s favorite summer pastime has to be halted. Consider these five steps towards cutting the expenses on a day at the stadium. Continue reading
A scene of crooked handrails, leaning to the left and covered in caution tape, is currently the unwelcoming sight directly preceding the entrance to the Southville Corner Diner, a small establishment along one of the busiest roads in New Jersey. At first glance, it may seem like the diner is going through renovations, with the railings in shambles and the shrubbery pulled and leaving gapping holes in what once was a hedgerow. Continue reading
Best known by locals for his tireless dedication to the history of the state forest and for organizing the annual Smokey Bear birthday party each Labor Day weekend, Thomas Champion has spent nearly his entire life in Belleplain. And almost fittingly, the town has been intimately intertwined throughout Champion’s path.
CAPE MAY COUNTY- Each year, tens of thousands of travelers make their way to Jersey Shore points in Cape May County via State Highway 55. But many find that their vacation getaways come to an abrupt halt in Port Elizabeth, where the four-lane highway turns into the two-lane Route 47 and traffic comes to a standstill. Continue reading