AVALON BEACH FILL IS UNDERWAY

The dredge “Illinois” has arrived in Avalon and is beginning to pump sand. Avalon officials told Coastal Broadcasting that the beach fill has begun. Offshore conditions had kept the dredge from arriving for a week. Around 500,000 cubic yards of sand will be put onto Avalon’s beaches by the time the beach fill is done.…

LOCAL MAN KILLED IN PARKWAY ACCIDENT

The Press of Atlantic City reports that a local man was killed on the Garden State Parkway Thursday, while riding with his girlfriend. Henry Anholt, 42, of Rio Grande was a passenger in an SUV driven by his girlfriend, 29 year old Autumn Steward of Wildwood. Steward was driving northbound on the parkway when her…

DONOHUE OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

As Coastal Broadcasting first report, Lower Township Police Chief Ed Donohue will be retiring this year. Donohue officially put out a press release announcing his retirement. As Coastal Broadcasting reported previously, Lower Township is in the process of trying to find a replacements. No details have yet been announced on a replacement. Donohue will retire…