Tag Archives: Asbury Park

July 28

“A JEWESS WITH BIG NATURALS”: IN 2012, SARAH SILVERMAN HAD A PROPOSITION FOR “MITT ROMNEY’S SUGAR DADDY”

After comedienne Sarah Silverman’s fantastic speech at the Democratic National Convention earlier this week, I thought it would be fun to re-post her 2012 proposition to Sheldon Adelson, billionaire Republican donor….

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March 23

READ ABOUT GENERATIONS-OLD FAMILY TRADITION OF EASTER PIE; COURTESY OF ANTONIO’S (2014)

Some people call it “pizza rustica” and some people call it “pizzagaina.” Others more simply call it “Easter pie”…

February 18

REMEMBERING THE JOY OF MOB WIVES’ ANGELA RAIOLA, aka BIG ANG: “I LOVE ASBURY PARK”

In loving memory to the one-of-a-kind, Big Ang.  Originally published January 26, 2012… Angela Raiola, better known as “Big Ang,” is the breakout star of VH1’s latest hit reality show “Mob Wives.”  She’s the niece of the late Salvatore “Sally Dogs” Lombardi of the notorious Genovese crime family. The born-and-bred Brooklynite is a single mom […]

February 13

DANNY CLINCH PHOTO EXHIBIT HONORS SPRINGSTEEN’S BIRTHDAY (REPOST FROM 2009)

A bit about rock photographer Danny Clinch before his sit-down with Anderson Cooper on 60 Minutes, Sunday (Feb. 14, 2016). Originally published here in 2009….

November 08

COLLATERAL KINDNESS: LOCAL STORIES AFTER SUPERSTORM SANDY

Reposting four inspirational stories of how neighbors helped neighbors immediately after Superstorm Sandy (originally published November 15, 2011)…

October 22

ARTIST CELEBRATES ASBURY PARK “BACK IN THE DAY” PALACE AMUSEMENTS & TILLIE + SOME LOCAL HISTORY

Since she was a little girl artist Patricia Arroyo of Neptune has been fascinated with Tillie, the iconic clown face synonymous with excitement at the Asbury Park Boardwalk…

August 20

THE GRASS CAN BE GREENER: TRICKS OF THE TRADE FROM LAWN CARE EXPERT + 2 COSTLY MISTAKES MOST DO-IT-YOURSELFERS MAKE

If grass can grown on my yard and I can help keep it alive, you can do it too. Brian Feldman, regional technical manager, TruGreen, shared “only the pros know” advice to grass growing and maintenance in our specific area…

July 05

WHAT YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT THE NORTH EATS FOOD TRUCK PARK EVERYONE IS TALKING ABOUT

What you want to know about America’s first oceanfront food truck park, now open in Asbury Park…