We are saddened to report the Old Orchard Lighthouse off the coast of Great Kills Park in Staten Island was simply blown away by Sandy..right off the shoal. After almost 120 years standing as a strong beacon on the Lower Bay...it is gone. Another loss to Staten Island and the lighthouse community.
The success of any lighthouse group is directly related to its ability to attract volunteers. If you would be interested in volunteering at the Tinicum Rear Range Lighthouse in Paulsboro, NJ, please contact Marc Kamp at (856) 423-1554. We need volunteers as tour guides, to help with the newsletter, membership, publicity, research and much more. If you are interested in history and lighthouses or you just love Paulsboro, give us a call. We are also interested in hearing from anyone who has pictures, memorabilia or stories about our lighthouse.
All meetings are held at the Paulsboro Municipal Building, 1121 North Delaware Street, Paulsboro, NJ at 7:00 p.m. on the 2nd Thursday of each month. All Welcome!
Web site: www.tinicumrearrangelighthouse.org
“Stairway to the Stars” at Cape May Lighthouse
The perfect ending to a
Cape May day—Climb the Cape May Lighthouse
at night and see the sky ablaze with stars.
Tours include a trolley ride
from Cape May to Cape May Point featuring an
entertaining narrated tour. 8:00 p.m. Other
tours available(all tours seasonal). Sponsored
by the Mid Atlantic Center for the Arts (MAC).
For more information, call 609-884-5404 or
800-275-4278 or visit www.capemaymac.org.