AVALON APPROVES SHELTER PLAN FOR RESIDENTS

A new emergency management plan in Avalon included the availablity of sheltering for first-responder’s family and elderly. Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi presented the plan that involves the offshore evacuation of residents in the event of a major hurricane or another natural disaster. A key component of the Avalon Emergency Management plan is an agreement with…

REPORT: MAYOR CALLS OUT SOLICITOR IN VINELAND

Some disciplinary action is coming the way of the solicitor in Vineland. The Daily Journal reports that Mayor Robert Romano made the decision after a city-owned vehicle was damaged in an accident that the police weren’t notified about. The report says Alfred Verderose said he didn’t report it because he thought the damage was under…

MIRACLES FITNESS OPENS AVALON FITNESS STUDIO

The well known Miracles Fitness chain now has a fitness studio in Avalon.  Avalon officials were on hand Wednesday afternoon to cut the ribbon for the new Avalon Fitness Studio.  The studio is located on Dune Drive and will offer many different fitness classes throughout the summer.  Avalon Mayor Marty Pagliughi and other Avalon officials…

CAPE MAY COUNTY TO HOLD MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE

The Cape May County Veterans’ Bureau will hold its annual Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 30th at 2 p.m. at the Cape May County Veterans’ Cemetery. Speakers include Freeholder Director Daniel Beyel, Freeholder Gerald M. Thornton, Jeffrey Pierson, BG (Ret.) and Jon Weigand, MA1, USNR, recently returned from Afghanistan. The United States Coast Guard…

CAPE MAY COUNTY ANNOUNCES “WE CHECK FOR 21”

The annual drive to curb underage drinking will commence again in June. Cape May County officials announced the “We Check for 21 Program.” The program includes an event on June 23 at the Wildwoods Convention Center. Two training sessions on fraudulent identification documents such as New Jersey and out of state licenses and international passports…