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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Blue Claw may look small but they have one of the largest varieties of fresh local fish and seafood on LBI. For live or cooked crabs and lobsters, local sushi-grade sea scallops, wild caught shrimp, and a variety of homemade items, visit Blue Claw Seafood Market in Surf City for all of your Long Beach Island seafood.
We have a large selection of marinades, sauces, condiments, Kelchners Tartar, Cocktail, Horseradish and Spicy Srivacha for all of your seafood dishes!
Pick up your seafood eating tools such as crab mallets, lobster crackers, clam & oyster Knives, shrimp deveined…and more!
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.
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.