Ocean City Beach Replenishment Update: Project Begins

first_imgThe Ocean City beach replenishment project has officially begun. Dredges are pumping new sand onto the beach at 42nd Street on Thursday, April 16.Check OCNJ Daily for updates and photos of the progress of work of the Ocean City beach replenishment project for 2015 in the south end of Ocean City between 36th and 59th Streets.DATE: Thursday, April 16PROGRESS: Pumping began today. The long-awaited beach replenishment project is officially underway. The Liberty Island, a “hopper dredge,” is shuttling back and forth between an area more than 2 miles off the coast of Strathmere (where it’s pumping sand from the ocean floor into its hold) to an area just off 42nd Street in Ocean City (where it’s pumping sand onto the beach through a feeder pipeline).The Liberty Island, a hopper dredge, pumps sand from its hold into a pipeline feeding the beachfill project that will rebuild beaches between 36th and 59th streets in Ocean City, NJ.WHAT’S NEXT: State Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Bob Martin will join U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-2nd), Army Corps of Engineers and City of Ocean City officials on the beach for a 10 a.m. news conference Friday (April 17). Dredging will continue with the pipeline feeding sand onto beach and heavy equipment moving it around to create a natural contour. The project will proceed northward to 36th Street.READ MORE: Ocean City NJ Beach Replenishment 2015 Daily Update_____Sign up for free e-mail updates from Ocean City._____last_img read more


Sarah Steele’s Photo Stash! The Country House Star Shows Off Spicy Tea & More

first_img My good-luck charm “Susie’s bracelets. I play with them onstage when I’m nervous.” My favorite thing in my dressing room “Nothing screams ‘Broadway’ like Kate Jennings Grant’s kimono.” The crew member who saves my ass “Matthew, who races up the stairs to hand me my iPod before my first entrance every night. I always forget it!” Selfie right before I go on stage My view from the stage “This is what the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre looks like before the house opens.” My favorite co-star “My dressing room mate, the fabulous Kate Jennings Grant!” My favorite spot in the theater “I love hanging out backstage, behind the house where the trees are.” My favorite post-show snack “Candy from our dressing room candy drawer.” My must-have pre-show item “The amazing honey ginger tea with cayenne pepper that our lovely stage management team makes every night.” My favorite costume piece “My ‘Creature of the Night’ t-shirt.” Related Shows View Comments The Country House star Sarah Steele is giving us an all-access pass! In the heartfelt and humorous new play by Donald Margulies, The Good Wife star and Spanglish alum plays Susie Keegan, the precocious granddaughter of theater legend Anna Patterson (Blythe Danner). We asked Steele to snap a few photos of her favorite things backstage at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Check out the delicious tea she sips before she takes the stage, her favorite crew member and more below, then see the MTC’s The Country House on Broadway through November 23rd! Show Closed This production ended its run on Nov. 23, 2014 The Country House last_img read more


See Pics from Dear Evan Hansen’s First Broadway Performance

first_img Dear Evan Hansen Related Shows from $89.00 View Commentscenter_img Dear Evan Hansen has arrived on the Great White Way! The musical stars a pitch-perfect Ben Platt, who snapped a pic with his co-stars Kristolyn Lloyd, Mike Faist, Will Roland, Laura Dreyfuss and Michael Park following the first preview on November 14. Stars Rachel Bay Jones and Jennifer Laura Thompson also posed for a stage door shot, and  songwriting team Justin Paul and Benj Pasek got together with scribe Steven Levenson (see below). The production officially opens at the Music Box Theatre on December 4. Check out our hot shots from the first performance! Kristolyn Lloyd, Mike Faist, Ben Platt, Will Roland, Laura Dreyfuss & Michael Parklast_img read more