My Least Favorite Day of the Year
For those keeping count (and I am) it’s 263 days until the Friday of Memorial Day weekend 2019.
Why Men Are Happier Than Women
It’s not an original but I would imagine it sums up the feelings of many of us Neanderthals.
‘The Beast of the East’ Roared 20 Years Ago Today
Many of those 12 boys would go on to have success on the high school and collegiate level (of course one is still in the majors) but likely never experienced the pure joy as they did on that Saturday afternoon in central Pennsylvania.
A Birthday Celebration Leads to Football
A great extended weekend to celebrate my son's 33rd birthday means the start of high school football during "Week 0" is just around the corner.
The Big Picture Comes to Bayville
Higher tariffs imposed by President Trump had local ramifications.
POTUS, Andy and Urban
Thoughts about President Trump's problems with Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen, why Andrew Cuomo won't be president and Ohio State head football coach Urban Meyer's punishment.
The Fast Second Half of Life
I’m trying to find a way to slow things down but can’t because life simply does not work that way.
Rushing Through Summer at the Speed of Life
I swear it was just a day ago that I was going to the beach for the first time and now I’m close to the last time. I mean we actually have high school football broadcasts next week. How could that be?
20 Years Later: Revisiting the Beast of the East
There have been reunions and anniversary celebrations in the past to commemorate the 1998 Little League champion Toms River East team but likely the one taking place this Sunday will be unique and special as they reunite in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
Green Dragons and Mustangs Put Aside their Rivalry in Brick
Members of the football teams from both high schools in Brick helped their neighbors with clean up from Monday's flooding rain.
Keeping Nicholas Paggi’s Memory Alive
Plans are in the works to establish the Nicholas Paggi Robotics Lab in the science wing of Donovan Catholic High School in Toms River.
The Shore’s Rainy Nightmare
Floods, tornadoes, record-breaking heat and humidity and of course the western fires fueled by strong winds have been making headlines elsewhere and Monday some of that hit right here at home.