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About The Captain

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Hot Weekend

The captain is surviving this hot, hot weekend by relaxing on the dock and enjoying the cool breeze blowing through the gazebo.

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The First Year

The Captain docked in Bradley Beach almost exactly one year ago. The day we arrived (I think it was July 22nd), we were in the middle of an unbelievable heat wave, which continued through the month of August. In spite … Continue reading

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We’ve gone to Taka many times in the past couple of years. I can’t say that I’ve ever been disappointed. The food is consistently good. The sushi is always fresh and interesting. The non-sushi dishes are outstanding. The ribs and … Continue reading

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Irene’s Cuisine

My wife and I and a bunch of visiting friends had breakfast this morning at Irene’s Cuisine at 608 Main Street in Bradley Beach. It’s a great little place for breakfast and lunch. They have some of the best omelets … Continue reading

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Municipal Ordinances Now Online

I’ve added a link to the Bradley Beach municipal ordinances to the Borough Information page.

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One of New Jersey’s Great Beaches (Bradley Beach, of course!)

Check out this story from someone else who’s figured out that Bradley Beach is one of the best beaches in the State.

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The Buttered Biscuit

The newest restaurant in Bradley Beach, open just in time for the summer, is “The Buttered Biscuit“. It’s located on the corner of Lareine Avenue and Main Street in the space where La Hacienda used to be. The owners, Liz … Continue reading

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Summer is Almost Here!

It’s gotten to be that time of year when it can’t possibly snow again. The grass is growing. The trees are blooming. The sun is getting warm. It’s almost summer. It seems like just yesterday that we were shoveling 30 … Continue reading

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New Restaurant Links

Check out the restaurant links on the right. I’ve added a number of new entries.

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First Sign of Summer

I was walking over to the beach this morning for the first time in two weeks. We weren’t able to come down last weekend because of the Easter Holiday. I noticed that they put up the beach signs:  

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