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Winter Comes East, Then Leaves Again

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J.–Although later than normal, winter certainly made its way to the East Coast this January. Temperatures were colder than December overall, and much more snow fell. Winter Storm Jonas dropped about a foot and a half of snow on most of New Jersey and its neighboring states between Jan. 22 and 23. This storm […]

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Ski and Ride Season Finally Returns!

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J.–If you’re like me, you’ve been keeping a close eye on winter weather forecasts and checking ski resort websites regularly for opening day information, all in anticipation of the 2015-2016 ski season. This past weekend, that anticipation reached its peak as many mountains in the northeast opened their slopes to skiers and […]

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Does "Halo 5" Miss the Mark?

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J.–“Halo” is a long-running first-person shooter video game series exclusively for Xbox consoles. The first game in the series, “Halo: Combat Evolved,” was released in the fall 2001 and was the start of my relationship with the Halo series. I have played every single “Halo” over the last fifteen years. It is definitely the […]

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Citizens Rally for Beach Access

WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ–An ordinance proposed in Deal, NJ to severely limit public beachfront parking and access was met with intense resistance recently by an overwhelming number of surfers, fishermen and concerned citizens who attended the Deal town hall meeting on October 9. According to an article on The Asbury Park Press, no Deal residents attended […]