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Movies that Scream Summer!

Snow Prepping? A variety of Movies to get your mind off of the Snow and ready for Summer… -Summer Rental: starring John Candy because snow isn’t funny but this will make you laugh! -Endless Summer (1, 2 & Revisited): Classics for any surfer and sure to get your mind off …

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Stella Could Bring FEET of Snow!

Northeastern New Jersey is in a blizzard watch from Monday night into Tuesday and most of the remaining parts of the state are in a winter storm watch for Monday night into Tuesday.   This has been issued by the National Weather Service.  Stella is forming into a powerful storm, …

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Ship Bottom Brews- Sold Here!

For you LBI fans of Ship Bottom Brewery and the ever changing, ever expanding array of brews offered on draft or by can… Were you aware that Ship Bottom Brewery beers can be found in lots of places besides the Brewery in Beach Haven, LBI? Sometimes life or friends dictate …

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5 LBI shops SHORE to have what you’re looking for!!

-JENNA JANES AT THE BEACH, Beach Haven: Jewelry, Charms and Handbags; Jenna Janes at The Beach is the spot for Brighton and more. You’ll be sure to find something you’ll love to give and maybe a second one for yourself. -GIFTED BY THE SEA, Brant Beach: Whether birthday, bridal or …

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The 32 Stop Clam Trail you Have to Take!

Have you ever come across a clam statue on Long Beach Island and wondered why it was there? Perhaps in front of Viking Village or Country Kettle Chowda? Well, I have and I am excited about my discovery. These clam statues to my surprise are a part of a 32 …

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Black Sheep Studios…Get Fit on LBI!

So I haven’t worked out in over 6 months and I was invited to Black Sheep Studios in Haven Beach, LBI for a “Barre” fitness class. As I pulled up I felt tired and already thinking about quitting, but when I opened the doors of this hot new studio on …

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Surflight Theater- Still For Sale

  It isn’t old and decrepit. There aren’t broken windows on the exterior. The roof isn’t collapsing. However, the “For Sale” sign on the front of Surflight Theatre and Show Place Ice Cream Parlor still makes you feel like it’s a long lost memory. Since closing its doors, unable to …

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5 Things to Do with Kids on LBI Before Spring

 Barnegat Lighthouse, Barnegat Light Climb the 217 steps to the top and catch breathtaking views of LBI. 2.  Paint A Pot, Beach Haven Select a piece of pottery and paint it to express your inner artist. 3.  Fantasy Island Arcade, Beach Haven From Skeeball to Kids Slot Machines, testing your …

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LBI Blogger Live at Ship Bottom Brewery…Cheers!

Ship Bottom Brewery is definitely the place to spend a few hours!  Ship Bottom Brewery has come a long way since their days of home brewing in 1995.  Sixteen years later, they have perfected the art of brewing beer and now offer a place to come and enjoy the fruits …

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Eggs-Strodinary at Uncle Will’s on LBI!

Eggs-Strodinary That’s the term Uncle Will’s uses to describe the Omelets on their breakfast menu. Uncle Will’s in Beach Haven, LBI has been serving up extraordinary breakfasts since 1965. What made them famous was their pancakes. Their breakfast menu has SIXTEEN different types of pancakes to choose from each served …

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Must Read Books on LBI History

  With warm, yes I’ll take high 50s and call it warm, weather upon us, the beach chair, blanket, cup of coffee and a good book are all one needs to enjoy the day on LBI. A local “historian” by the name of John Bailey Lloyd authored a number of …

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The Iconic Hand’s Store…Everything you Need!

The Hand’s stores name on LBI had been synonymous with LBI for years. They were the place you went when you needed, well… Anything. On Facebook, The Hand Store even states “If we don’t have it… you probably don’t need it.” As a teen I recall working at the Hand’s …

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The Local on LBI…Yum!

This past summer people kept telling me about this place called The Local. My sister met me at the beach and had an iced tea she said was the best and purchased it at The Local. She and her friends often spoke of grabbing a quick bite at The Local. …

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