AVALON APPROVES NEW SHORE PROTECTION STUDY

The Avalon Borough Council voted unanimously on Wednesday evening, to approve a new study that will examine feasibility of a groin field and other protective measures that would provide greater resiliency for the Borough during future coastal storm events.  The resolution to award the contract for the study was approved by a unanimous 5-0 vote.…

CASINO REVENUE DOWN AGAIN FOR MARCH

March marked the third straight month of double digit declines in Atlantic City gambling revenues. On Wednesday the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released numbers for March and they showed a decline of 11 percent from last year’s figures. The only casino to post gains over last year was the Atlantic Club, where slot…

ATLANTIC COUNTY PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE TAKES OVER INVESTIGATION OF TOMS RIVER SHOOTING

The death of a six-year-old in Toms River is now being investigated by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office. The New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice notified them that they will supersede the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office is in the process of gathering all relevant information presently in the possession of…