MCCORRISTIN TO JOIN AVALON COUNCIL ON TUESDAY

A few face joins the Avalon Borough Council on Tuesday.  Longtime resident and former school board member John McCorristin will take his oath of office during council’s reorganization meeting Tuesday afternoon.  McCorristin replaces Joseph Tipping on council; Tipping did not seek re-election due to health reasons.  Also joining council for additional four year terms are…

DYSLEXIA BILLS PASSES BY SENATE

On Thursday the New jersey Senate passed a group of bills designed to improve diagnosis and treatment of children with dyslexia. An Ocean City woman and her daughter with dyslexia have been lobbying for the legislation for nearly eight years. Samantha Ravelli, now a high school junior with dyslexia, was in Trenton to assist Senator…