Please Slow Down, Summer
When you are young all you care about is that time moves fast because you want to be older but yet it seems to move so slowly.
The Last Two Weeks of Summer
The Mets and Phillies are still in it and Dunkin' has a winner of a summer drink as the end of summer is on the horizon.
Growing Times at Ocean County College
It is truly amazing to see what has taken place off Hooper Avenue in Toms River and there is no question that OCC has come a long way from the school I first attended some 46 years ago.
Hope That Things Will Get Better
Watching an hour of news can make you feel depressed and feeling somewhat helpless.
End of the Innocence for Little League’s World Series
When the boys from Toms River East won it all in 1998 they were the Eastern Regional champions and one of only four American teams to qualify for the World Series along with four international squads.
Tim Ryan: One of the True Good Guys and a Gentleman
Tim Ryan leaves behind a legacy of integrity and courage that will truly be hard to match for years to come.
To Hug or Not To Hug
I don’t really think there’s a moment in history which we can refer to as the beginning of the men hugging era and it’s likely just a generational thing.
Tempered Excitement for the Mets
I just can’t get too excited yet because while they have won 11 of their last 12 games they have done it against losing teams and starting this weekend the schedule gets much tougher.
Getting a Grip About Gun Violence
Two communities and dozens of families are dealing with the horror of what has become an epidemic in this country as already this year nearly 250 people have died in similar incidents.
Running the Clock Down on Summer
Fantasy football drafts, earlier sunsets and broken beach sandals are all signs summer is fast coming to an end.
Jennifer Garner is Beautiful and Other Thoughts for a Summer Day
The downfall of the NFL, not getting excited about the Mets win streak, wedge bikinis and yes, Jennifer Garner.
Things to Squeeze into Five Weeks of Summer
Some suggestions on places to go & things to do in the final month of the season.