Top 5 Obstacles to Overcome at Insane Inflatable 5k
The most fun, wild and insane obstacle run is coming to Jackson in September which means that you have exactly one month to prepare for the Insane Inflatable 5k! Many people think the best part about the II5K is the number of bouncy obstacles that offer a small “break” from the 3...
Six Flags Great Adventure Welcomes Newborn Sea Lion Pups
Six Flags Great Adventure’s animal care team is celebrating the birth of two female California sea lion pups to two first-time mothers at the Jackson, New Jersey theme park. Piper, born June 5, and Ridley, born June 18, are both extremely energetic and playful, said Jessica Peranteau, senior supervisor of animal training...
Become an Ale Expert with America On Tap Beer Lingo
Considering that the America On Tap festival is coming to Seaside Park next week, you might want to broaden your knowledge of how to critique more than 100 craft beer varieties. If you want to become a certified ale aficionado, here is a guide to the most common beer flavors: Acidic: The term implies a sharper, almost tangy flavor without exactly having the characteristics of sourness... Read Mor
3 Monmouth County Towns Among Worst N.J. Commutes
Considering that New Jersey is the most densely populated state in the nation, rush hour traffic is not exactly foreign to residents of the Garden State.
15 Facts About Beer You Never Knew
With America On Tap coming to the Jersey Shore in a few weeks, you’re probably going to need some conversation starters to talk about if you decide to sample more than 100 craft brewery releases. While it’s true that beer is both the greatest and most interesting beverage in the world, here are 15 weird beer facts courtesy of factslides...
Get Crazy with Crazy 8’s at Jenks Club
UPDATE: The Marshall Tucker Band, originally scheduled to perform at Jenks Club on Tuesday, July 14th has been postponed and rescheduled for Tuesday, August 18th. Any tickets purchased for the original date will be honored on Tuesday, August 18th at Jenks Club...
Are We Losing Our Independence … Day?
Considering how New Jersey was the third of 50 states to join the United States of America, it can be shocking to see how little some of us know about Independence Day almost 230 years after we were granted admission to the union. In order to prepare for the United States’ 239th birthday this Saturday, I decided to walk around Downtown Toms River and approached a bunch of people to see if they act
5 Controversial Versions of the National Anthem to Hear This 4th of July
It’s no secret that “personalized” adaptations of “The Star-Spangled Banner” caused waves of controversy over the past few decades. While many Americans are quick to recall celebrity performances like Roseanne Barr’s 1990 off-key rendition before a San Diego Padres game (followed by spitting and crotch-grabbing), the shock from provocative covers by musicians has faded in recent years ... Read Mor