In a city working to transform itself, The Asbury Hotel in Asbury Park, New Jersey signals a bright future. Funded by lender-developer iStar and operated by Salt Hotels, The Asbury is the first hotel to open in the city in over 50 years. Inhabiting an old Salvation Army apartment building, the unique, community-focused hotel epitomizes Asbury Park’s revitalization. For much of the 20th century, Asbury Park was a popular beach resort city. … [Read more...]
I grew up in Maine, but have lived near Boston since 1998 when I got a job at a medical software company. My move to Boston was a trip. In a way, my career has been a trip. I’ve traveled around my company, doing several different jobs, one of which required travel. I now supervise a group of technical writers. Ample vacation time and a good salary allow me to take a long trip about once a year.