George H. Brown, Red Bank: “It speaks for itself. I don’t understand how he could be killed under those conditions. He was unarmed. How did Zimmerman decide to shoot? Did he just assume that if Martin didn’t survive there’d be no repercussions? It shows how far we are from what should be.” (Click to enlarge)
By CONNOR SOLTAS
The annual Red Bank fireworks show, a half-century-old tradition branded as Kaboom for most of the past decade, would have been lofted into the sky above the Navesink River tonight, as always on July 3.
But the event was canceled in February amid fundraising difficulties and security concerns.
redbankgreen took to the streets in recent days to see how locals feel about the change. A sampling of opinion is below.
What do you think about the fizzling of Kaboom? Let us know in a comment.