Avon Church to Open for 137th Season

St. John’s Episcopal Church, a summer chapel in Avon, will once again be opening its doors on June 28 for it’s 137th season. St. John’s, located at 100 Woodland Ave., is Avon’s oldest church. When the church opens its doors on June 28 it will be the second time they do so while the country […]

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Preparing for a Summer Unlike Any Other

In our new world where most of us don’t leave home without a mask shore towns are preparing for Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start of summer. But it will be unlike any other. Boardwalks have been reopened but in some you must keep to the right and be mindful of social distancing. Police will […]

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Bradley Beach, Avon Post Offices Delivering Again

By PETE WALTON After a three-year wait, post offices in Bradley Beach and Avon are once again delivering mail to local residents. “Starting this week, U.S. mail will once again be delivered out of the Avon-by-the-Sea and Bradley Beach post offices, restoring the original delivery process,” U.S. Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) said in a statement […]

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Avon Collects Food for Coast Guard

Avon residents, and their neighbors from surrounding communities answered the call to support local Coast Guardsmen who have been without pay and allowances since the partial Federal Government shutdown began on Dec. 22. The Jersey Shore Chapter of the Chief Petty Officers Association (CPOA) contacted Avon Commissioner Frank Gorman on Jan. 17, and asked for […]

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