BELMAR, NJ — 2019 is the18th year that Mark and Grace Fitzgerald have organized their neighbors from the south end of Belmar to participate in an "End of Summer Bummer Run."

Scores of Belmar residents said an informal good-bye to the season by running the boardwalk then gathering for pork roll, egg and cheese sandwiches, prizes and fellowship afterward on Surf

Jim McCracken and Tom Carvelli, who attended the event, are up for re-election to the Belmar Council in the November 5 election.