Author Archives: Mark and Mark

Weird NJ Rock & Roll Issue Release Party!

Sunday June 2nd at the Stanhope House in Stanhope, NJ. 3:30 PM until whenever. This is the last scheduled WNJ event of the 2013 Spring/Summer season. So come on out and help us celebrate the new issue, get all of your WNJ stuff signed by publishers Mark Sceurman and Mark Moran, and enjoy a great party with a bunch of like-minded weirdoes. All ages are welcome, so bring the whole family! Continue reading

Snake Hill’s Asylum, Potter’s Field & Field Station: Dinosaurs

While it is currently a park, Snake Hill has been the site of a variety of different institutions over its history. An almshouse was located here, and several hospitals and a penitentiary. Most famously, Snake Hill was the site of a huge lunatic asylum. Many of those who died while inmates of the asylum still lay in the ground here in unmarked and unidentified graves. Continue reading