A meeting of local mayors, police, and political leaders is being held Friday in Se Isle City to brainstorm about ways to best handle large summer crowds of teens gathering in South Jersey shore towns.
Avalon native Michael Matt says he decided it was his obligation to become a Navy sailor and protect the country after the events of Sept 11, 2001. Now a Lieutenant Commander, Michael Matt is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard a ship built using steel from the World Trade Center.
A big topic of conversation this summer in South Jersey has been the behavior of groups of teens gathering at night in shore towns and acting badly.
Avalon, which has always had open, accessible beaches - now closes its beaches at 9 pm and the boardwalk at 11 pm. Police ...