MEMBER OF AVALON BOROUGH COUNCIL RESIGNS

Avalon is losing one of its five members of Borough Council.  Longtime Avalon Councilman Dave Ellenberg announced his resignation during Council’s meeting Wednesday afternoon.  Ellenberg and his wife Susan are relocating to Lancaster, Pennsylvania to be closer to family members.  Council may appoint someone to the vacant seat within 30 days, or leave it vacant…

SIXERS COME TO TERMS WITH TOP DRAFT PICK

The Philadelphia 76ers announced they have signed rookie center Jahlil Okafor. Okafor (6-11, 270) was the third overall pick by Philadelphia in the 2015 NBA Draft. He was an early entry candidate for the draft following a standout freshman season at Duke, during which he helped lead the Blue Devils to a 35-4 mark and…