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The Seaside Heights carousel at Casino Pier. (Photo: Daniel Nee)
Jose July 22, 2014 at 07:29 am
Just because I'might in the carousel management business doesn't mean I'm all mobbed up!
Jose July 22, 2014 at 07:30 am
Just because I'm in the carousel management business doesn't mean I'm all mobbed up!
A Resident July 22, 2014 at 09:25 am
Art H, it means no one is paying to ride the carousel. It's a pretty simple process with the rideRead More business. If enough people are not paying to ride a ride, the ride gets changed to something else. Simple rule of business.
John July 20, 2014 at 12:09 pm
Good luck there, go back to WW2 and the Nazi trials, talk about jokes....We will never know whoRead More fired the rocket....
suz July 20, 2014 at 05:17 pm
It certainly looks that way @John.
Monk July 20, 2014 at 08:38 pm
If our president leads any further from behind, he may end up in front! Wow! Now I see how brilliantRead More he is! And the Kool-Aid is delicious!
Patch File Photo: Daniel Nee
Brandy the Dog July 22, 2014 at 10:14 am
@Marynary This whole thread has been like hypnosis to me! There are so many things that I forgot,Read More but I recalled after reading peoples posts. I now thought I heard the same thing about a missing woman that was never found. I tried to find info on it, but I was unable to. Maybe it was a "Brick Legend Myth"? Who knows but I have a similar recollection as you did. These are the things that drive me crazy.
Sean Conneamhe July 22, 2014 at 10:37 am
"Tavern-on-the Mall opened as a fancy nightclub in the mid-1960's and was allegedly owned andRead More patronized by goodfellas. A local woman and her boyfriend left there one night in the '60s and were never seen again. Indeed, a mystery. The joint started going down-hill in the 1970's, especially after a Brick High School girl was busted there for prostitution. In the 1980's, a man who had won the NJ lottery bought the place, kept the name, and re-branded it as a go-go bar (NOT a gentleman's club). During that time there was a "Go-Go-Rama featuring 100 Dancers" one day. However, a patron who was there from to noon until closing only counted about 80. The TOTM closed in 1988 and was replaced by a Blockbuster Video store. Buffalo Wild Wings now occupies the site."
Brandy the Dog July 22, 2014 at 10:39 am
"BINGO" THANK-YOU SEAN!!!!!
Heywood July 17, 2014 at 02:34 pm
In some cultures, 11 months is old enough.
George Murphy July 18, 2014 at 04:36 am
Here we go again: Arguing over superfluous idiocy.
Heywood July 18, 2014 at 09:07 am
I see you join right in.
Coral, a seal at Jenkinson's Aquarium. (Photo: Jenkinson's Aquarium/ Facebook)
OpticianAndy July 17, 2014 at 12:21 am
AWWWWWWW DONT CRY
Mike Mancuso July 17, 2014 at 12:26 am
Not crying, just making an observation. You are a troll, a POS troll.
Dame Bridgid July 17, 2014 at 10:49 am
I remember how she made my child's grade school class laugh and giggle. We will miss her, but thereRead More is a sea with delicious fish where she has gone...RIP Coral!
Photo: Chasing New Jersey
Mac July 16, 2014 at 02:15 pm
in the universe of ETs, Earth is much like Australia was to Great Britain - Earth is a penal colonyRead More for crimes against the universe of superior life and NJ is the official check-in counter - those that pass the Chris Christie integrity core educational program go directly to hell (Mars) and those looking for the 72 virgins they were promised go directly to Venus - Mercury will always remain the homeland of the Seasides and will continue to violate everything in its shadows - and now you know why the Raelians pay tribute to the Seasides every summer with a flyover - you're welcome :-)
It's their freedom, move along nothing to see here. Worry more about police brutality and basicRead More right violation.
Dame Bridgid July 17, 2014 at 11:05 am
I know they mean well, but there are still people for whom this symbol holds bitter memories. MaybeRead More in the future it will be possible. I know the Navaho have a similar symbol called a "whirling log" that is now confined to healing rituals and rugs since the 40's. It would be good if they could express their spirituality more freely again. Maybe in a few more decades...
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J S July 16, 2014 at 12:37 pm
I rode on this carousel as a child, my children rode on it and now my grandchildren are enjoying it.Read More This is the only truly beautiful and historic thing on the Seaside Heights boardwalk. How could anyone believe that it could be replaced with any new ride or amusement that would make the Seaside Heights boardwalk better or more attractive. The Seaside Heights community continues to claim that they want to improve their image and make Seaside more family friendly. Decisions like this one to remove the Casino carousel prove that they do not have a clear vision of what is important to families. Please do not remove this wonderful carousel and destroy the joy that can be brought to countless children in the future. I can say for sure my family will not go to the Seaside boardwalk ever again if the carousel is gone.
Mac July 16, 2014 at 02:35 pm
the carousel is being replaced because it doesn't serve the interests of the majority of visitors toRead More the Seaside boardwalks anymore - straws, needles, knives and barf bags don't serve much of a purpose on a carousel - what we need are more unlit funhouses for more updated medical experiments
MissElanyS July 17, 2014 at 08:29 am
Seaside is such a trashbag magnet now anyway, the carousel will be safer in the hands of someone whoRead More will buy it and care for it. Another childhood NJ memory gone forever. Such a shame.
Photo: Chasing New Jersey
Laura July 14, 2014 at 07:54 pm
Chuck, you have something against trees?
BrickAmericanMan July 14, 2014 at 10:59 pm
15' DUNES ALONG THE WHOLE NJ COAST WITH NATIVE PLANTS AND FLOWERS. LOOKS GREAT, CHEAPER ANDRead More ACTUALLY WORKS. MAKE EACH HOME OWNER MAINTAIN THE DUNE AND FINE THEM IF THEY DO NOT.
Tony Kono July 15, 2014 at 11:59 am
test
The Montville home of Melissa and Joe Gorga. Patch File Photo
Gordo K July 15, 2014 at 05:05 pm
All of Bravo's "Real Housewives" shows are nothing more than modern day soap operas.
grace July 16, 2014 at 01:43 pm
ah @ gordo i do not know what you said but say it again..again..again...
Gordo K July 16, 2014 at 01:51 pm
"Half of what they speak is vulgarity", Grace.
Francis Kilinsky July 11, 2014 at 04:19 pm
I wouldn't eat one of those greasy, unhealthy chicken sandwiches from Chick-fil-A if you paid me!Read More EAT MORE BEEF!
ALLDAYEVERYDAY July 11, 2014 at 04:34 pm
Anyone who eat's fast food deserves whatever they get.
B July 11, 2014 at 06:06 pm
Your just a ray of sunshine aren't ya?? But no didn't dress up for chicken. Bet you don't get iceRead More cream either. And probably keep the kids ball when it comes over on your side of the fence. Have a fun weekend!!! :-)
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KC July 9, 2014 at 06:28 pm
Do you kiss your mother with that mouth?
Marty July 10, 2014 at 12:39 am
Somehow they have to get the point.
Parna Santangelo July 10, 2014 at 01:05 pm
It was in the regular local newspapers, they did not make it up.
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Andy Pat July 10, 2014 at 11:02 am
And the music starts ???? And the fireworks start at ?????
Jeff M. July 10, 2014 at 11:09 am
Andy, According to the Bronx Wanderers's website, they go on at 9. According to the BicktownRead More Summerfest page, the fireworks start at 9, but I bet it's closer to 9:30 when it's actually dark out.
Jeff M. July 10, 2014 at 11:10 am
Andy, According to the Bronx Wanderers's website, they go on at 6:30. According to the BicktownRead More Summerfest page, the fireworks start at 9, but I bet it's closer to 9:30 when it's actually dark out.
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Mac July 9, 2014 at 01:27 pm
thank you Frank for a lifetime of dedicated responsible service to our state and for never havingRead More missed a pension payment - I can only wish the state you worked for was half as responsible as you were for your future after your retirement
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Richie Catania July 9, 2014 at 10:54 am
Bryn Mawr Avenue is in Lavallette.. Almost as bad a News 12 reporting!
Beach_N8iv July 9, 2014 at 04:16 pm
Quick, someone call The Trenton Tyrant! He can lie quicker and more convincingly than ANY OTHERRead More POLITICIAN! There goes ANY hope for businesses THIS year.
concerned parent July 9, 2014 at 05:01 pm
Was in traffic today in the small section just north of Lavallette to do some shopping in Normandy.Read More Not worth it will certainly kill business.
Ship Bottom fire
Rhoda Kriesel July 9, 2014 at 12:16 pm
Please, please hire a proofreader! Fractured English is frequent, as are misspelled and misusedRead More words. You need to be the model for good language use - not teaching readers it is ok of misspell words, not have good grammar, etc.
jfc July 9, 2014 at 12:39 pm
I agree. I've never seen so many typo's and mistakes in these articles reported by the Patch. TheRead More grammar, spelling and content in the comments from most people are a real horror!
William July 9, 2014 at 03:09 pm
I know i have mispelling and gramar mistaces but RHODA Reread your post AH
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