The SandPaper is the local newsmagazine serving you weekly with news, images, videos, community events and happenings in and around Long Beach Island and southern Ocean County.
Our Long Beach Island, better known as LBI, consists of fantastic sunsets and beautiful beaches that sprawl out 18 miles long. LBI rentals and real estate have so much to offer every individual looking for a great home or a memorable summer vacation.North Beach, Harvey Cedars & Barnegat Light are located on the north end. If you are looking for private and quiet times, this area is for you. Most properties are on private tracts of land with 8-10 houses on each lane. There are small towns in Harvey Cedars and Barnegat Light where you can dine and shop. Don’t forget to visit our old Barney lighthouse in Barnegat Light- it’s a favorite with everyone.
Sharpe Construction is a family owned and operated building company that specializes in new custom coastal homes, with a variety of exterior and interior designs. We have over 30 years of experience and have been conducting business on LBI for over 20 years. We work hard to make building a home an exciting and rewarding process.
Ann Marie Coen is a freelance photographer of sixteen years. She first picked up a camera as she traveled around the world, then became a staffer for the Asbury Park Press before starting Ann Coen Photography. She has become one of the top wedding and portrait photographers at the Jersey Shore. Ann Marie has also been part of numerous art shows in New Jersey and New York, and her work has appeared in renowned editorial publications.
The Ann Coen Gallery is a creative space for Ann to meet with clients as well as showcase her work and the work of other forward-thinking artists in her extensive network, including that of her associate photographers Alex Rivera, Eric Hance, Ryan Johnson and videographer Tony Coon. Ann’s photojournalistic style captures the attention of brides, families and businesses alike, each who contract her time throughout the year.
When not behind the lens, Ann spends her days with her son Archie, traveling, discovering music, exploring culture, enjoying wildlife and supporting community projects.
Surf Buggy Bike Shops, Long Beach Island’s premier bicycle sales, rental, and service shop. From triathlon bikes to beach cruisers, our knowledgeable staff will put you and your family on the right bike! Our stores repair bikes and install any accessories you need! Rental bikes are available year round!
Bay Avenue Plant Company is the premier provider of outdoor design services on Long Beach Island. They are the first choice for customers who desire licensed creative architects and professional master craftsmen to design and build outdoor environments.
Bay Avenue Plant Company is a family business currently owned and operated by Tom and Jessica Scangarello, previously owned by Tom and Susan Scangarello. The Scangarello family has owned a home on Long Beach Island for 30 years. The owners currently reside in Harvey Cedars and have a vested interest in providing quality service and innovative landscapes to customers in their own backyard. Island living has provided them with hands-on experience in seashore plantings and landscapes.
* Landscape Design/Build
* Outdoor Living Spaces
* Stone Walls/Patios/Driveways
* Natural Stone/Pavers
* Shore Plantings/Maintenance
* Outdoor Kitchens/Fireplaces
* Custom Potting
* Pools & Spas
LBI’s Boutique Day Spa!
Specializing in Facials, Massage, Waxing, and Event Makeup.
Beach House Spa strives to provide our guests with a welcoming and relaxing atmosphere, to only offer the highest quality products and most innovative treatments. We are proud of our commitment to our guests, spa colleagues, and community.
We are a family owned and operated full service upholstery studio on Long Beach Island.
Our company specializes in all aspects of interior design, re-upholstery, custom slip covers, and window treatments. We have an extensive fabric gallery with all the latest fabric trends.
Duralee, Robert Allen, United Fabrics,Kravet,Thibaut,Anna French,Greenhousefabrics,Norbar and many more. Custom cushions are our speciality!
Indoor/outdoor cushions made to order. add mesh bottoms to your outdoor cushions to keep them dry.
Free estimates at your home or business (text picture estimates also available!) all work done by owners with over 20years experiencework done on premises!
M. David Finelli, founder, owner, and operator of D Finelli Construction, is one of the most trusted and experienced names in the building business. Having been raised in the industry, he has a lifetime of respect, pride, and admiration for building quality homes. He has had the honor of overseeing the building of over 150 custom homes in our coastal Ocean County area alone.
Trust, quality, and relationship make the difference at D Finelli Construction.
Built upon the principles of exceptional service, unequaled design and skilled craftsmanship, David Ash Jr., Landscape Contractors creates elegant, sophisticated outdoor environments for residents and businesses in and around Long Beach Island, NJ.
President David Ash, Jr. is a native LBI resident who began working with his father’s highly regarded home building firm at the age of 11. After graduating from high school, he became a project manager for the company—harnessing his carpentry skills and supervising the construction of luxury bayside homes. Though David eventually pursued a second career in law enforcement, his passion for landscaping drew him back to his design-build roots and facilitated the establishment of his LBI landscape firm.
As hands-on owner of the firm, David designs and implements high-end landscapes and outdoor living areas for beachfront cottages and sprawling estates. Striving to realize your unique vision, his team blends composition, texture & color to elevate your property’s value and appeal. Whether you’re entertaining, seeking sanctuary or communing with nature, you’ll find David’s landscape environments the ideal integration of lifestyle and function.
Tri-County Building Supplies was founded in 1964 and has been serving the needs of Southern New Jersey contractors for over 50 years. Tri-County was built on our first hand knowledge of the products we carry, pride in service, and personal contact with our customers.
Our newest location on Long Beach Island. Kitchen and Bath cabinet showroom, design center and sales. Stop in for inspiration and browse our selections.
Hours of operation Monday – Saturday, 8 AM until 4 PM,
Offering LBI vacation homes for sale or rent. Oceanfront to Bay front in Surf City, North Beach, Harvey Cedars, Loveladies and Barnegat Light as well as Ship Bottom and South.We have LBI rental homes featuring pools.
Let Island Realty help you find the perfect LBI home for your next LBI vacation or a vacation that never ends. Oceanfront to Bayfront.
Island Realty has two Real Estate locations on LBI-Surf City and Barnegat Light. Island Realty offers hundreds of LBI rentals Oceanfront to Bayfront.
Island Realty is family owned and operated and has been in the Business of selling and renting LBI properties for over 50 years. LBI has oceanfront, Oceanside, Bayside and Bayfront homes for sale or rent.
Lou’s Electric is an electrical contractor / electrician located in Surf City, NJ (LBI). Our convenient location allows us to service customers all throughout Ocean County, New Jersey.Lou Manganiello III has been in the electrical & contracting business for over 15 years. Over those years, he has done over a thousand new homes and hundreds of renovation projects, from commercial to residential. Our company promotes the use of energy efficient materials and products to save you money and use less of earth’s natural resources. We have been involved in the Extreme Makeover in Irvington NJ and contribute to our community through the LBI Rotary as well as local churches.
At Paul R. Maina Builders our focus is in giving our customers the one on one care that they deserve when investing in their home.
We will meet with you and listen to what your goals are for your project because we feel everything from your fantasy kitchen or bathroom remodel to building the home of your dreams deserves our finest attention to detail.
Odells Service Center’s experienced auto repair team is the best in the business. If you’re looking for a trusted auto mechanic to provide general auto repair services, call our shop in Surf City, NJ today. Our qualified mechanic will understand that your car is a large investment. Let us service your car and perform everything from an oil change to evaluating your car diagnostics.
Offers You the Latest LBI Market Statistics & Analysis
In today’s real estate climate, you need a resource that gives you the latest market stats and keeps you appraised of the latest issues affecting LBI. This type of information is paramount when making your decision to buy or sell. This website hosts the most comprehensive sales statistics, past and future analysis as well as information on current topics that affect our local economy and real estate market.