AVALON MAYOR ANNOUNCES REELECTION BID

Three incumbents in Avalon will be seeking reelection. Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi and council members Richard Dean and Charles Covington announced that they will be running for reelection in this May’s election. The group is going to be called “Team Avalon 2011.” “It is once again an honor and a pleasure to seek re-election with…

MAJOR DRUG ARREST MADE BY STATE POLICE

State Police made a big drug arrest on Thursday. According to police, troopers from the New Jersey State Police arrested Jose Velasquez, 63, Bronx N.Y. Velasquez was observed by troopers committing a moving violation on the New Jersey Turnpike northbound in Kearny. A subsequent search of Velasquez’s 1994 Honda station wagon revealed 3 cardboard boxes containing…

AVALON SETS DATE FOR EASTER EGG HUNT

The Avalon Department of Recreation is getting ready for one of its most popular events of the spring season.  The Borough’s annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 23rd, at 10:00am. The Avalon Easter Egg Hunt traditionally attracts hundreds of children from the greater Avalon area who search for eggs on two…