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Avalon Beachfill

August 14, 2012

The Borough of Avalon will receive a major beachfill for its north end beaches this fall. Beaches from 10th to 20th Streets will receive 75,000 cubic yards of sand. An alternate bid could result in as much as 190,000 cubic yards of sand being added to the beaches. The beachfill project will be funded solely […]

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Clamshell Tossing!

August 14, 2012

CLAMSHELL TOSSING: the Avalon Historical Society hosted the third annual W. Norman Mackey Memorial Clamshell Tournament this past Saturday. Clamshell tossing, in which competitors toss clamshells into holes spaced twenty feet apart, is an old-time beach activity that fell out of favor after World War II. Allan Mackey, now 74, used to play the sport […]

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Warm Water Temperatures

August 14, 2012

WARM WATER TEMPERATURES are delightful for beachgoers but also affect marine life. Back bay waters have been in the 70s and 80s for most of the summer, which has caused most flounder to move to the inlets or ocean, seeking cooler water. Offshore species, such as mahi-mahi, arrived earlier this summer than normal, as they […]

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Recent Sales

August 14, 2012

700 FIRST AVE UNIT 402, Avalon, $450,000.00 Sold MLS#: 140987 422 99th Street, Stone Harbor, $517,500.00 Sold MLS#: 139323 300 92nd Street, Stone Harbor, $740,000.00 Sold MLS#: 146078 8730 Sunset Drive, Rear, Stone Harbor, $760,000.00 Sold MLS#: 141326 496 22nd Street, Avalon, $1,200,000.00 Sold MLS#: 137876 101 109th Street, Stone Harbor, $1,425,000.00 Sold MLS#: 145659 […]

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New Sale Listings

August 14, 2012

235 99th Street, Stone Harbor, $325,000.00 Active MLS#: 147368 6669 N Ocean Drive, Avalon, $699,000.00 Active MLS#: 147385 8135 Second Avenue, South, Stone Harbor, $750,000.00 Active MLS#: 147360 306 79th Street, Avalon, $825,000.00 Active MLS#: 147369 10401 Second Avenue, Stone Harbor, $1,400,000.00 Active MLS#: 147372 10510 Second Avenue, Stone Harbor, $1,599,000.00 Active MLS#: 147375 12 […]

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