WOMAN SENTENCED IN DEATH OF NEWBORN

A Galloway Township woman who entered a guilty plea on Sept. 13 to first-degree aggravated manslaughter in connection with the 2009 death of her newborn girl was sentenced to seven years in prison on Friday, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel stated. In accordance with the plea agreement, Tracey Posner, 28, of Moss Mill Road, was…

REASSESSMENT SET TO TAKE PLACE IN AVALON

The Borough is conducting a property reassessment of all residential and commercial properties. The new assessments will be in effect for the 2011 tax bills in Avalon. “Avalon is taking this proactive approach to respond to the nationwide trend in declining property values”, Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi said. “We did not wait for the county…

WOODBINE MAKES APPLICATION FOR DCA FUNDING

Mayor William Pikolycky is pleased to announce that the Borough of Woodbine made application to the Department of Community Affairs for Small Cities Public Facilities Program funding in the amount of $500,000 for improvements to three Borough public facilities: the Woodbine Senior / Community Center, the WMUA Water Treatment Plant, and the downtown storm drainage…