Local News

May 11, 2017

AVALON BEACH FILL PROJECT NEARING FINAL STAGES

Avalon’s beach fill project is nearing its final stages.  Business Administrator Scott Wahl tells us that only 100,000 cubic yards of sand still need to be placed on the beaches, and the project will conclude next week.  Avalon has secured one of its largest beach fill projects in history with over 1 million cubic yards [...]
May 11, 2017

NORTH WILDWOOD DEBUTS NEW FIRE PROTECTION TRAILER

A new fire prevention trailer has been rolled out in North Wildwood.  The city used USDA funding and private donations for the purchase of the trailer with no costs absorbed by taxpayers.  Mayor Patrick Rosenello says he’s very appreciative of the USDA’s efforts in providing financing for this public safety initiative. ##
May 11, 2017

MAYS LANDING WOMAN DIES FROM INJURIES IN MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

34 year old Laura Day of Mays Landing has succumbed to her injuries resulting from a motor vehicle accident last Friday.  Hamilton Township Police say Day passed away Wednesday.  Her vehicle struck a utility pole on Old Egg Harbor Road last week. ##
May 10, 2017

RAINSTORM, POSSIBLE NOR’EASTER ON TAP FOR SATURDAY

If you have any outdoor plans for Saturday, move them inside.  The National Weather Service is calling for the potential of two inches of rain, or more, for our area Friday night through Saturday night.  Winds could be out of the east-southeast at 20-30 miles per hour, which could cause some flooding and beach erosion. [...]