Check out WNBC-New York’s Brian Thompson’s moving interview from the Seaside Heights boardwalk.
Here is the message from conference organizer David Sehat:
I have spent a lot of summers and fall weekends on the Barnegat Peninsula, from Pt. Pleasant to Seaside Heights. I was thus very saddened by this video sent to me a few minutes ago by my former student Georgiana Iasnik:
I also hear that the piers on the Seaside Heights boardwalk are gone and the amusement rides have been swept out to sea.
I have occasionally devoted blog posts to the peninsula. See
Perhaps the greatest Jersey Shore boardwalk song of all time. Our thoughts and prayers are with those on the coast.