AVALON HOLDS LARGE FIREWORKS DISPLAY

Avalon celebrated the nation’s birthday on Sunday, July 3rd with a concert featuring the Bay-Atlantic Symphony and one of the largest fireworks displays in New Jersey. The Bay-Atlantic Symphony began the celebration with the “A New Birth of Freedom” concert inside the Avalon Community Hall.  The symphony played a free concert to a standing room…

SEA ISLE CITY GOVERNMENT REORGANIZES

Following a municipal election in May, Sea Isle City’s re-elected officials, Mayor Leonard Desiderio, Councilman Frank Edwardi and Councilman William Kehner, took their oaths of office during a special City Council Reorganization Meeting on July 1. The meeting and inaugural ceremony, which was attended by a large crowd and many honored guests, took place at…

MIDDLE TWP. POLICE TO HOST COPS AND COFFEE

The Middle Township Police Department will be hosting their second “Cops & Coffee” this Wednesday, July 6th at the Rio Grande Dunkin Donuts between the hours of 6pm and 7:30pm.  This program is designed to give the public a chance to speak with our local police officers in a casual setting and exchange ideas and…

FLYERS LAND FORMER PENGUINS STAR JAGR

The Philadelphia Flyers pulled off a major free agent move today, signing former Pittsburgh Penguins star Jaromir Jagr to a new contract.  Jagr was in talks with the Penguins to rejoin the team, but the Pens pulled out after a free agent bidding war began.  Jagr has 1,599 career points in his NHL career.  Jagr…

HOLIDAY WEEKEND WEATHER: NEAR PERFECT

It should be a banner weekend for shore area businesses this weekend.  The National Weather Service says typical summer-like weather is in the forecast for the weekend with plenty of sunshine and temperatures at the beaches in the 80s.  There is a chance for a shower or thunderstorm late in the day Sunday through early…