Avalon

October 19, 2017

OPTIONS PRESENTED ON REPAIRING, REPLACING TI BRIDGE

County officials laid out several plans to repair or replace the Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City on Thursday.  Officials say it will cost tens of millions of dollars to pursue any plan, and that funding is not in place.  This fall, the bridge will be reduced to alternating one lane of [...]

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October 15, 2017

AVALON TO CREATE MONARCH BUTTERFLY HABITAT

The Borough of Avalon is creating a Monarch Butterfly Habitat, and will locate the habitat at Armacost Park in the southern end of the community.  Mayor Marty Pagliughi presented the habitat at the recent Borough Council meeting.  It is expected to attract important pollinators who often stop in our region during their fly byes to [...]

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October 12, 2017

AVALON RECOGNIZES POLICE WHO SAVED MAN’S LIFE IN THE OCEAN

Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi and Council President John McCorristin recognized two Avalon police officers who saved a despondent man’s life in the ocean last month.  Patrolmen Mark Glassford and Matthew Ardelean managed the situation and brought the man safely to shore during the early morning hours of September 24th.  The incident resulted in no injuries; [...]

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October 11, 2017

AVALON SUPPORTS SOUTHERN SHORE REGIONAL DMO OUTREACH PROGRAM

Avalon’s Borough Council met Wednesday and expressed its full support for a tourism marketing program involving the Southern Shore Regional DMO that helps promote local shore resorts.  Avalon Business Administrator Scott Wahl delivered a report to Council Wednesday afternoon and stated 23,000 materials promoting Avalon was handed out at various travel and tourism shows in [...]

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