Yearly Archives: 2021

Santa’s New Jersey Roots

While the image of the  jolly old elf we’ve all come to know as Santa Claus may live at the North Pole, the father of this version of Father Christmas once lived right here in New Jersey. The character of … Continue reading

A Christmas Vacation Engagement

A little bit of that old Christmas magic, courtesy of Weird NJ and the Harbaugh family, the Griswolds of New Jersey… Greetings Weird NJ! I just read your article about the Griswolds of New Jersey. I am happy to say … Continue reading

Weird NJ Audio Stories

Hey, You Wanna Hear a Weird Story? Weird NJ has taken to the airwaves! We’ve started a series of radio episodes called “Waking Weird” which can be heard broadcast live on WFMU’s Wake & Bake program every Monday at 8:39 … Continue reading

Jersey Devil Diner T-shirt!

What says “Jersey” better than the classic Jersey diner? We’ll tell you what – the Jersey Devil sitting atop a classic Jersey diner sign while eating a Pork Roll/Taylor Ham, egg and cheese sandwich, that’s what! And that’s the image … Continue reading

Weird NJ Devil Rider T-Shirt!

Ride with the Devil, the Jersey Devil that is, with our NEW Weird NJ T-Shirt! There’s artwork on the front AND back of this sporty tee, so everyone will know you’re down with Ol’ J.D. whether you’re coming or going. … Continue reading

2022 Subscriptions Available NOW!

Subscribe to your favorite magazine for 2022! That’s right, Weird NJ issues #58 and #59 can be delivered right to your door in May and October of 2022. (Current and recent issues can be purchased HERE.) Weird NJ Magazine: Your … Continue reading

Peace Pilgrim’s 25,000-Mile Hike for Peace

Since this is Thanksgiving week, we thought we’d share a story about a pilgrim today. No, not one of those puritans with the big buckles on their hats and shoes who came to this land fleeing religious persecution, but a woman from Egg Harbor City whose pilgrimage was made in the name of peace. Continue reading