SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NJ — This Friday, we’re taking the PIX11 Morning Show on the road to zipcode 08751!
Friday, the PIX11 Morning News takes you behind-the-scenes at Seaside Heights, NJ to one of the most popular beach-side getaways on the east coast.
Neighborhood Eats: For 30 years, Bobber’s Family Restaurant has been serving up great food for great prices! Owner, William Akers, who also happens to be a former mayor of Seaside Heights, talks about the food, the famous Pork Roll and the town’s recovery following Superstorm Sandy.
Seaside Heights: Then and Now: Summers will never be the same in Seaside Heights following Superstorm Sandy. “Jersey Strong” means what it sounds like. After the storm destroyed amusement park rides, the boardwalk and multiple shops, the city has worked hard to restore the town they love.
Meet hometown hero, Michael Loundy: Seaside Heights native Mike Loundy tells us that generations of Loundy's have grown up on the shore. His knowledge of the Jersey Shore area comes from living here for the last 85 years. Listen to his story of the rebuilding of the boardwalk and the history of this tourist hotspot.
Getting in shape like a lifeguard: Lifeguard duty is not only important when at the beach, it takes a lot of training. Dan and Jill try out some workouts lifeguards do to stay fit and keep their endurance and stamina up.
Seaside Heights summer style: Vintage Anchor is a popular boutique located on the Seaside Heights boardwalk. Oji talks to the owner about summer fashion and the trendy outfits of summer 2018.
Best view in town: riding the ferris wheel: If your looking for a great view in Seaside Heights it's not hard to find. Lisa Mateo takes a ride on the ferris wheel to see a view of the entire boardwalk.