Vern Ogrodnek

Bio

PSU grad, prior newspapers: Wildwood Leader, Today's Sunbeam.

Interests

Hobbies

Sails, surfs, two-time NJ Photographer of the Year, author of Salem Sojourn (pictorial book of Salem County, NJ), photographed five US Presidents, a Pope, and the births of three children.

What the Hard Rock purchase of the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort means to Atlantic City, a look at Wheaton pottery, a local pinball wizard, di…

What schools are doing about student violence, the dangers faced by commercial fishermen, middle-aged skateboarders and a search for mini art …

President Donald Trump and immigration, summer rentals, a new street art movement and the resurgence of roller derby are featured on the lates…

The fight against heroin addiction, talking to the dead, creating comics and the lure of pub trivia make up the latest episode of “-30-,” The …

A look at one of the most devastating storms in history, a Stockton professor documenting African-American culture, a high school runner who k…

What’s new in local restaurants, Cape May’s role in World War II, high school fencing and who may win the Oscars make up the latest episode of…

Local musicians make it commercially, a local artist gets international attention, art is used to treat Alzheimer’s disease and Army recruits …

Delivered 28 August 1963, at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington D.C.

What to expect in 2017, one woman’s efforts to preserve a Pinelands landmark, new casino games and a dramatic rescue revisited make up the lat…

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