DELAY COMES TO PAYMENT OF TAX BILLS IN AVALON

Avalon is another community that has delayed payment of property taxes. The Avalon Tax Collector’s Office announced that tax bills were mailed out on Friday, August 5th, 2011. Property owners have until Tuesday, September 6th to pay taxes without penalty. Tax payments can be made online at www.avalonboro.org. Municipalities had to wait for the state…

MILAM’S BILL TO ASSIST VETERANS MOVES FORWARD

Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Jack Conners and Matthew W. Milam to create a council to oversee Veterans Haven, a state operated facility for homeless veterans serving veterans from all over New Jersey, was recently approved by the Assembly. The Veterans Haven Council will formulate policies for the coordination of services for the veterans housed…

CHRISTIE TOURS SOUTH JERSEY SHORE TOWNS

It was a busy day on Friday for Gov. Chris Christie. He visited both Atlantic City and Ocean City to talk about economic development, and projecting New Jersey’s shores. The Governor also stopped by the site of the new Revel Casino to get a first-hand look at its progress. The $2.8 billion project, which encompasses…

COAST GUARD SEARCHING FOR ONE NEAR PHILADELPHIA

Coast Guard along with local agencies are searching for a 43-year-old man near the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge after he went into the water here Saturday. Missing is Sydney Spencer, from Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Game Commission members contacted the Coast Guard at 7:26 p.m., Saturday after his friends reported him missing. A 25-foot Response Boat – Small crew from Coast Guard…