Numerous businesses took to their Facebook pages this morning to update concerned readers about their businesses.
affiliated with the Sawmill Café on the Seaside boardwalk took to
Facebook this morning to thank the firefighters and first responders for
their efforts in battling the Funtown Park fire.
thoughts, and prayers go out to all of our neighbors and family business
owners in Seaside Park and Seaside Heights during this very difficult
time," someone wrote on their Facebook page.
"We thank all of the
courageous firefighters and first responders for putting up such a
heroic late yesterday, throughout the night and still standing watch
"The Sawmill is a huge family of all of our employees and
all of our customers for many many years. Thank you for all your
thoughts prayers and support through this horrible event," their
Facebook status said.
Marucas Pizza, who rebuilt their business from Sandy in time for this summer season wrote: "Hello all, as many of you may have heard or seen first hand, our building has been
completely destroyed by the fire. Although this yet another vast
setback, we will push even harder to return. We will be back! Once again
we would like to thank and pray for the first responders and firemen
who worked hard and risked their lives for the safety of others."
Those affiliated with the Beachcomber bar and grill wrote: "First
and foremost, our hearts go out to all of our neighbors and fellow
business owners in Seaside Park and Seaside Heights during this
difficult time. We thank all of the courageous fire fighters and first
responders for putting up such a strong fight today. As the devastating
fires are beginning to be contained, it is with regret to inform you
some of our building and much of our hearts have sustained
damage. But the Beachcomber is much more than just a building; it is
the spirit of our family, our friends, our employees, our bands and
mostly our loyal customers throughout the years. Thank all of you for
your prayers and support through this horrific event. Although no
specific reports can be given right now...know that we will be back, the
sun will rise tomorrow and the future is bright."
The Carousel Arcade had one line as their Facebook status update: "Sorry to Say the carousel arcade was destroyed by the fire. We are all very heartbroken."