Local News

May 25, 2017

AVALON TO APPROVE FIRST OF ITS KIND FLOOD STUDY

Avalon’s Borough Council met Wednesday night and discussed a new, first of its kind flood study that will use sensors to monitor the effects of nuisance flooding in the community.  Avalon and Longport will partner with the Atlantic Cape May Coastal Coalition on this project that will use real time flood sensors to monitor coastal [...]
May 25, 2017

NO BUTTS ABOUT IT, WILDWOOD TO BAN SMOKING ON BOARDWALK

Forget about smoking on the Wildwood boardwalk next summer.  The Wildwood City Commission met Wednesday afternoon and approved an ordinance that would ban smoking on the city’s famous boardwalk, and adjoining ramps and stairs.  North Wildwood’s council is expected to approve a similar ordinance during a meeting in June. ##
May 24, 2017

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP TO HOLD MEMORIAL DAY PARADE MONDAY

Middle Township will be holding a Memorial Day parade on Monday.  Township officials say the parade will step off Monday at 10am and end at the American Legion Hall.  Kids are encouraged to decorate their bikes and be part of a contest. ##
May 24, 2017

STONE HARBOR MAYOR TO PARASAIL IN TO OPEN SEASON

What a way to open the tourism season in Stone Harbor.  On Friday, Mayor Judy Davies-Dunhour will parasail in to the Borough to open its beaches for the summer tourism season.  The event will occur at the 95th Street beach at 9:30am. ##