AVALON POLICE HIRE THREE NEW OFFICERS

The Avalon Police Department has hired three new full time police officers. The officers were sworn in to their full time positions by Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi during a meeting of the Avalon Borough Council on Wednesday. The three new officers are: -Mark Glassford, 26, of Belleplain, NJ. Officer Glassford has served as a Class…

WALTER J. COTTMAN, 77

Walter J. Cottman of Wildwood passed away on Saturday at the age of 77. Cottman was a member of the Wildwood Police Department and became the city’s first African American City Councilman. He was a supervisor at the Woodbine Developmental Center and worked at the Wildwood Convention Center after his retirement. A viewing will be…