Avalon

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David Madden
November 08, 2019 - 3:06 pm
A two-year-long dispute over how to do beach replenishment down the shore has been settled, with the federal government overruling their own fish and wildlife officials and siding with locals, with the help of their local congressman. Read more here.
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Andrew Kramer
July 25, 2019 - 4:13 pm
AVALON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Townsends Inlet Bridge was reopened Thursday night several days ahead of schedule. It was originally planned to open on July 30 . The closure of the bridge, which connects Sea Isle and Avalon, has been an inconvenience for drivers since it closed in September 2018 for...
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Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City, New Jersey at sunset with the drawbridge up for boats to pass below.
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Mike DeNardo
July 17, 2019 - 12:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly a year of inconvenience for Jersey Shore drivers may soon be coming to an end. Authorities say construction on the Townsends Inlet Bridge is almost finished. Closed for reconstruction since last September, the bridge linking Avalon and Sea Isle City is on track...
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Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City, New Jersey at sunset with the drawbridge up for boats to pass below.
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Tim Jimenez
April 05, 2019 - 7:17 am
UPDATED 1 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Construction on a bridge that connects the Jersey Shore towns of Sea Isle City and Avalon won't be finished by Memorial Day, as the summer season opens up. The Townsends Inlet Bridge has been under construction since September. But a problem popped up...
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Townsends Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City
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Mike DeNardo
September 18, 2018 - 3:28 pm
SEA ISLE CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A key bridge at the Jersey shore is officially closed for the winter as part of it is being rebuilt. The Townsends Inlet Bridge, linking Sea Isle City with Avalon, is now closed for eight months while the south end is reconstructed. Seven of the bridge's 27...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
August 25, 2018 - 10:43 am
WILDWOOD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The unofficial summer season is almost over and, as usual, we're seeing many people leaving their seasonal jobs to return to work and school. Lifeguards, too, are cutting back on their seasonal staff, but with Labor Day weekend quickly approaching, beaches are...
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Avalon Sunscreen Dispenser
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David Madden
June 01, 2018 - 9:30 pm
AVALON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- One town at the Jersey Shore offers a little extra with your day on the beach. A chance to protect yourself against skin cancer. Avalon has set up a pair of locations near the beach where people can load up on SPF 30 sunscreen. A resident got the idea from, of all...
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Beach House Shore Rentals
David Madden
April 12, 2018 - 2:52 pm
AVALON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Another sign of better weather to come around the region, business is picking up down the shore for those prime vacation rental units. Some three quarters of the properties represented by Long and Foster realtors are already spoken for. Many are regulars, according to...
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