Author Archives: Mark and Mark

Weird NJ Facebook Page Hijacked

We regret to inform you that the Weird NJ Facebook page has been hacked. Mark Sceurman and Mark Moran, the only two authorized administrators of the Page, have been removed and can no longer manage what is posted or access … Continue reading

Weird NJ Issue #59 Is Here!

The #59 (Fall/Winter 2022) Issue of Weird NJ Magazine has now been mailed to all of our paid subscribers and will be arriving in mailboxes soon. If you ordered the issue and have not yet received your copy, there is … Continue reading

UPDATED: Who Killed Jeannette DePalma?

In this all-but-forgotten unsolved case from 1972, the body of a teenage girl was discovered atop a cliff, high above an abandoned quarry in the town of Springfield. The corpse was found thanks to a dog that brought home a badly decomposed human forearm to its master. The deceased would later be identified as Jeannette DePalma, a local teenager who had been missing for six weeks. Before long, witchcraft, satanism and police conspiracies would all become suspects in the bizarre case. Continue reading

The Painted Rock of Route 539

New Jersey’s Most Painted Rock I can’t remember exactly when I first saw the Painted Rock on Route 539. It was probably when my family and I started driving to Atlantic City instead of taking those terrible buses. Maybe twenty … Continue reading

NEW Weird NJ State Seal T-shirt

The official Great Seal of the  State of Weird N.J., established 1993, emblazoned on a Bella-Canvas unisex tee, featuring our mascot, the Jersey Devil. This  Athletic Heather Gray tee is a super comfortable blend of 90% cotton and 10% polyester. Available … Continue reading