UNDERWAY: AVALON BEGINS 2012 BEACH FILL

Avalon’s 2012 beach fill is underway.  Bulldozers moved sand on Thursday at the 60th Street beachfront for eventual transport to the north side beaches in the community.  Avalon’s backpassing beach project will result in 60,000 cubic yards of sand being moved from south end beaches to beaches between 16th street and 26th street.  The work…

DOG SHOW UNDER WAY IN WILDWOOD

Wildwood is going to the dogs once again. The Boardwalk Kennel Club began their annual show on Wednesdayat the Wildwoods Convention Center. Dogs and owners from across the northeast converge on the Wildwoods during the first week of February to show all breeds for cash and prizes. Last year the show brought an estimated $250,000…

JANUARY CAME IN ABOVE AVERAGE TEMPERATURES

Unseasonably warm temperatures have kept the the snow away. New Jersey was well above average January temperatures this year. The average temperature this year wad 39 degrees, which was about six degrees above the average temperature for January. The National Weather Service is calling for warm temperatures for at least the next week. The lowest…

CRDA GIVES OK TO MASTER PLAN

A new master plan has been approved in Atlantic City. The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority met on Wednesday to approve the plan that will include improvements to the tourism district in the resort. Some of the headlines will bring a clean and safe environment to Atlantic City. The plan also calls on providing more entertainment…