Local News

July 13, 2017

NEW PARKWAY EXIT IS TOLLED, BUT DOES NOT ACCEPT CASH

If you happen to use a new southbound Garden State Parkway exit at milepost 125, you have to pay a toll…but you can’t pay with cash. The new toll booth is an EZ Pass only lane. If you go through the booth without EZ Pass, you will be mailed a violation for the toll, and [...]
July 13, 2017

AVALON MAINTAINS AAA BOND RATING, RECEIVES EXCEPTIONAL AUDIT

Avalon has achieved an AAA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s. Mayor Martin Pagliughi announced that for the eighth consecutive year, the Borough has received no suggestions for improvement in its annual audit. He credits work done by the Avalon Finance Office and Council for fiscal stability in the community. ##
July 13, 2017

HOMETOWN SECURITY INITIATIVE TO BE HELD IN AVALON

The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness will be holding a hometown security initiative in Avalon on August 2nd. It is a program designed to help businesses and their employees support the safety and security of the communities they...
July 13, 2017

CAPE MAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVES ACCREDITATION

The Cape May County Sheriff’s department has again achieved accreditation. Sheriff Gary Schaffer announced that the accreditation is now good for three years and will run through 2020. The department had to meet stringent guidelines in order to achieve this designation. ##