Photos: Balloon festival

Superstorm Sandy will be on the minds of participants at the 31st annual QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning, in Readington Township, N.J. A 115-foot-tall flying lighthouse will pay respects to restore the shore efforts during the 31st annual QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning. The event, which runs from Friday to Sunday, features 100 hot air balloons.