Mrs. Engelsen is an Ocean County native with a deep appreciation of New Jersey’s rich, historical background and its breath-taking coastal scenery. She studied art at the Samuel Fleischer Art Memorial in Philadelphia and at thc Philadelphia College of Art. She has also studied at Stockton State College. She paints all medias – watercolor, acrylic, and oil.
She is particularly noted throughout the state for her historical paintings. Each projects reflects detailed research into the state’s past. Her sources include historical societies, libraries, and a treasury of rare old photographs. Lengthy personal interviews with local residents add to her background knowledge.
She has preserved historical New Jersey scenes from northern New Jersey to the coastal shores, and to the western tip in Trenton.
She was commissioned by McDonald’s restaurant to complete a series of historical paintings in Toms River, Manahawkin, Lakehurst, Burlington, Howell and Ocean Township.
In addition, her historical paintings of Newark, Trenton, Burlington and Perth Amboy are in the executive and public offices of Public Service Electric and Gas Company. A particular favorite of Revolutionary War buffs is Mrs. Engelsen’s painting of Cannon Green, Princeton University. This painting hangs in the lobby of the Palmer Inn, Route 1, Princeton, New Jersey.
Located at 1819 N. Long Beach Blvd. Surf City, NJ, 08008.
Call us at 609-494-0006 for gallery hours and info.
The m.t.burton gallery, established in 2000, represents national and regional artists. We exhibit pottery, sculpture, paintings and photography. We also offer pottery classes in our studio.
We are located in Surf City, on Long Beach Island, off the southern coast of New Jersey, approximately 60 miles east of Philadelphia. mt.burton gallery has many unique handmade and wheel-thrown pottery pieces. In our gallery, you will discover all types of ceramics that include stoneware, porcelain, majolica ware, wood-fired, and pit-fired pieces. Over two dozen ceramic artists produce work for sale at our gallery
Mario’s Italian Market takes pride in stocking and catering the best Italian food in the Jersey Shore/LBI/Surf City and S. Jersey region for over 30 years!
Wink • Clothing Boutique since 2003 We have two great locations on Long Beach Island, NJ, in Surf City and in Barnegat Light. You can find a combination of unique fashions, shoes, jewelry, handbags, and home furnishings. Please come visit us at the beach because we know you will be thrilled with your shopping experience!
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.
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
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.
We’re just a couple of local foodies who decided our town(s) were missing something in the way of food.
Fresh Food. Good Eats.
Features a seafood market with full take out service to accommodate the vacation season. All of our shellfish is harvested daily by our own clammers from legally certified NJ inter-coastal bays.
Although our clams have made us famous, this season’s menu is bursting with delicious new recipes, garden salads and daily blackboard specials. For your health, our fried entrees are cholesterol free and low in saturated fats due to a unique blend of corn and canola oil known as “Supreme Fry-On.”
Located at 2012 Long Beach Boulevard in Surf City New Jersey since 1994 Anchor Produce Market has been a fixture on LBI, always your best choice for fresh produce daily. We stock a full line of milk and dairy products, groceries, cold drinks, snacks and ice cream. Our full-service deli offers Boar’s Head meats and cheeses. We prepare all our salads in house as well as fresh handmade guacamole, salsa and mozzarella. We offer a wide variety of organic produce and of course the freshest white corn you will find on LBI.
Just Bead it is the ultimate source for Smart & Personalized Jewelry. We are passionate about creating hip, fresh stylish pieces you will fabulous wearing. We hand stamp, hand stitch, hand curate every piece you will love gifting or keeping for yourself.
We have brick n’ mortar stores on LBI, NJ that our expert staff can guide you to create your own memories and keepsakes. Just Bead It launched in 1993 in Surf City, with some love and support from my family & friends. We have been through one helluva journey. Just Bead It has gone through a fire, mini earthquake, and floods (in Vermont and our North Beach Haven store!), but all we can say is…”BEAD STRONG.” Things can knock us down, but we manage to get right back up again, becoming stronger and stronger each time. Thank YOU for all your support.
MaryAlice Farella opened Society Beach, her third fashion boutique, in June 2019, following the success of Society Femme, est. 2013 and Society Men, est. 2006, both in Westwood, New Jersey, and consistent winners of Bergen County’s best award. SOCIETY BEACH, like her sister and brother stores, is the ULTIMATE shopping destination for men and women on Long Beach Island. The store features the most current trends, carrying premium denim, clothing, lingerie, jewelry, shoes, and accessories for all ages and body types.
Expect to feel right at home in the most comfortable shopping environment at SOCIETY BEACH. Personalized styling services are offered for any occasion by SOCIETY BEACH trend experts who diligently keep up with the season’s latest styles. The friendly and knowledgeable staff enjoys providing the very best service to clients from all over the tri-state area. Need the perfect gift or your purchase to be gift-wrapped or shipped? A style session or wardrobe edit?? Have nothing to wear??? Look no further than SOCIETY BEACH. We’ve got you covered.
Says Farella… “Style comes from within. I love helping everyone feel good. Body image is everything. SOCIETY BEACH is a tribute to my mother whom I lost two years ago to metastatic breast cancer. She taught me how to get dressed and embrace my body. I’m a lifelong third-generation Surf City girl. The store will combine my happy place with my love for style. I look forward to a fabulous summer at the beach… SOCIETY BEACH.”
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!
The Bookworm has been a fixture on LBI for nearly 15 years. The Bookworm is unique. Besides our offering of books, gifts, and cards my staff and I can directly help you pick a book from our vast inventory. Not sure what to read? Ask. That is a service that we are happy to provide.