CARLSTADT, N.J. (AP) -- A Harbor seal has been spotted fishing in the Hackensack River.
A New Jersey Meadowlands Commission worker saw the seal lounging on a dock at the River Barge Park in Carlstadt Tuesday.
A photograph was taken and sent to the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine.
The Record newspaper reports center director Robert Schoelkopf said the seal appears to be in good shape.
Schoelkopf says the seals are all over New Jersey this time of year looking for food, especially herring and mackerel.
June 19 is National Dine Out Day. Restaurants and vendors across the country are contributing a percentage of their revenues for the day to the NJ Relief Fund to benefit Superstorm Sandy victims.
One bird may have been responsible for several hundred Hoboken residents losing power.
One bird may have been responsible for several hundred Hoboken residents losing power. A spokeswoman for Public Service Electric & Gas says the bird touched a transformer on Clinton Street near Columbus Park Wednesday morning.