No More Shock at Tragedy
Unfortunately there is not much that shocks and surprises us any longer as we have become conditioned to expect tragedy and the senseless loss of lives.
Leading on the Field and Shining in the Classroom
The Shore Football Coaches Foundation should be praised for emphasizing the student part of student-athlete because that will likely determine the future success of the 80 young men honored Sunday.
Love Billy Joel? Pay Attention!
Nationally acclaimed vocalist Chris Pinnella along with his 8-piece band will perform the Billy Joel Songbook featuring many of the Piano Man’s biggest hits to benefit the HOPE Center.
An Upset in the Search for the Jersey Shore’s Greatest Sports Personality
Phil Villapiano, a former Pro Bowl linebacker for the Oakland Raiders soundly defeated Todd Frazier in the final round of voting.
Ignorance on Ocean County Roads
If I had to rank my personal top two traffic pet peeves I would probably go with failure to use a turn signal and complete ignorance of yield signs.
The Failure of the Two Party System to Represent
I hope we have reached or are close to reaching rock bottom politically because I don’t know how much lower we can go.
What A Difference A Day Makes
The two days of the weekend were very different with Saturday sunny and into the 70s and 80s inland while Sunday was a return to the miserable, cool spring weather.
Spring Returns for the Strike Out Challenge
48 baseball as well as 20 softball teams from the shore and other parts of the state will converge on 12 sites around Ocean and Monmouth County for the 6th Annual Strike Out Autism Challenge.
Drawing a Blank and the Clock is Ticking
There are mornings that that thoughts about the day's Hometown View topic race through my head but I just can’t find the words.
Welcoming Spring With The BlueClaws
Fans of the Phillies Class “A” baseball team will find some significant changes at FirstEnergy Park including a Biergarten in left field and a mini golf course and boardwalk games in center field.
The Town That Takes Its Health Seriously
For the fourth consecutive year their Mayor’s Wellness Campaign has recognized Beachwood for its comprehensive and highly successful community programs which is unequaled anywhere else in the state.
A Shore Coach’s Success on the Big Screen
In his 42nd season Toms River South baseball coach Ken Frank's record of 869-283-3 is not only the best in New Jersey history but among the best in the nation.