CONGRESSMAN ASKS OBAMA TO VISIT NEW JERSEY

At least one Congressman is calling on President Barack Obama to visit New Jersey.  Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. on Monday invited President Barack Obama to visit New Jersey to get a firsthand perspective of the damage caused by Hurricane Irene, including the post-storm flooding that continues to be a serious threat. Many rivers have flooded across…

AVALON TO PICK UP HURRICANE DEBRIS TUESDAY

The Avalon Department of Public Works announced that the Borough will be offering a special “brush” pickup courtesy of Waste Management on Tuesday, August 30th, starting at 8:00am. Any property owner who lost branches, tree limbs, and any brush can place the material curbside by Monday evening.  Waste Management will do a special sweep of…