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AVALON ATTAINS RECERTIFICATION IN SUSTAINABLE JERSEY PROGRAM

Avalon has again achieved a certification in the state’s Sustainable Jersey program.  State officials announced that Avalon is one of 70 communities who have attained the certification this year as an endorsement for its proactive management of its environment and ecosystem.  Avalon has implemented many new environmental projects over the …

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AVALON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT HONORS JOHN FERGUSON IV

The Avalon Volunteer Fire Department honored the late John Ferguson IV with the title of Assistant Fire Chief this week.  Ferguson passed away after a courageous battle with cancer and served the department for many years.  Ferguson was named the 2016 Avalon Volunteer Fire Department’s “Firefighter of the Year”; he …

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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 …

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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 …

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