A video of a whale breach alongside a fishing boat at the Jersey Shore has gone viral.
Zach Piller, 23, said that he and his dad fish often, and were near Bradley Beach when their memorable encounter happened on Wednesday.
Piller, a Pennsylvania resident from the Philadelphia area, happened to have his cell phone trained on his dad's line as he was reeling in a fish when the massive humpback whale launched from the ocean.
Just which days NJ schools have off remains a reflection of its community. Some New Jersey towns now have populations that celebrate religious holidays not previously taken as a district-wide day, such as Diwali or Eid. Other days off are not religious in nature, but are still stirring up controversy or buzz around the state. The following have been making the most news, heading into the 2022-2023 school year.
Unique waterfront restaurant and bar on the Delaware in South Jersey
Here's where NJ legal weed is sold
The number of recreational cannabis dispensaries continues to grow, with close to two dozen state approvals given since the first adult recreational sales in the state back in April. Here is where the open sites are located.
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