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August 8, 2012

UPCOMING EVENTS: Avalon HLOA General Meeting, Community Hall, Saturday, August 11, 9am. Avalon Historical Society Clam Shell Tournament, 30th Street Beach, Saturday, August 11, 10am. 7 Mile Home and Health Show, Avalon Elementary School, Saturday, August 11, 9am-2pm. 7 Mile Island Designer House Tour, Saturday, August 11, 11am-4pm. Call (609) 463-4040 for tickets. Big Band […]

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Avalon’s Lifeguard Team Wins!

August 8, 2012

AVALON’S LIFEGUARD TEAM took first place in the 29th Annual David J. Kerr Memorial Lifeguard Races held on Avalon’s 35th Street beach on Tuesday. Avalon’s team won with 24 points; second place was taken by Sea Isle City with 11 points.

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New Jersey Tall Ship – AJ Meerwald

August 8, 2012

THE AJ MEERWALD, New Jersey’s tall ship, will be sailing from Utsch’s Marina in Cape May through September 1st. The Meerwald will offer public sails daily except Wednesdays. On Wednesday’s the Meerwald will offer “Sailor for a Day” camp for kids ages 10-16 years old. Campers will spend the day on the water sailing, tying […]

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New Avalon Emergency Management Website

August 8, 2012

AVALON has unveiled a new website dedicated to emergency management. www.avalonemergency.org will be used to notify the public about coastal flooding, blizzards, hurricanes, or other emergency events. “It is very important to provide a single source of information during a major event,” said Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi. “This new website does just that.”

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Offshore Wind Farm

August 7, 2012

WIND FARM: Fishermen’s Energy now has all permits required to begin construction of an offshore wind farm about 3 miles from the Atlantic City beach. Construction is expected to begin next year, with a half dozen turbines operating by 2014. The $200 million project is expected to create 30 or more permanent jobs while producing […]

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The Harlem Globetrotters

August 7, 2012

THE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS are bringing four games to the Wildwoods Convention Center with games nightly at 7pm from August 8-11. The team has also added a 2-hour skills clinic for kids ages 6-14 on Wednesday, August 8 from 10am to 12 noon. The clinic will be run by the Globetrotter stars, and one roster spot […]

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22nd Annual Lifeguard Classic

August 7, 2012

AVALON took second place in the 22nd Annual Lifeguard Classic, held in Atlantic City this past weekend. Sea Isle City finished fifth and Stone Harbor finished eighth in the competition. Congratulations to all three teams for their great performances in lifeguard competitions throughout the summer.

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AREA SUPPORTS LOCAL FOOD BANK IN A BIG WAY!

November 21, 2011

Avalon Real Estate Agency is pleased to announce a very successful food drive on behalf of the Holy Redeemer Food Bank.  23 turkeys and 15 bags (loaded to the brim!) of food items were delivered to the food bank for distribution to local families in need of our help.  According to the food bank coordinator, […]

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HURRICANE IRENE – A TIMELINE OF EVENTS

August 29, 2011

– A state of emergency was declared in every state on the east coast of the US as Hurricane Irene moved northward from the Caribbean. – On Wed., 8/24 Avalon Mayor Pagliughi advised all visitors and non-residents to voluntarily leave the island before an evacuation order was to be issued, in order to avoid an […]

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AVALON REAL ESTATE AGENCY MERGES WITH AMERICAN EAGLE REALTY INC.

January 11, 2011

On November 22, Avalon Real Estate Agency merged American Eagle Realty Inc., into Avalon Real Estate Agency, which will continue to operate out of its offices at 30th and Dune Dr. under the Avalon Real Estate Banner. The new, strengthened Avalon Real Estate Agency welcomes widely – respected Broker Bill Leahy, Sales Associates Kay Leahy, […]

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TO DO LIST

January 5, 2011

Make your “to do” list now, and call contractors or vendors this month, while they are not terribly busy.  Need some painting work done?  Need your carpets cleaned?  Ready for new furniture?  Get things going now.  Don’t wait ’til April or May when contractors and vendors are jammed up.  As always, if you need a […]

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5 Great Reasons to Buy Now!

August 1, 2010

Five Great Reasons To Buy Now! Selection is good… There is a wider selection of available properties than at any time in recent memory. Reasonable Prices… Get in now before the next boom. Low Interest Rates… Fixed rate loans are at or near record lows. Jumbo loans are now under 6% and conforming loan rates […]

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