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Stone Harbor Fall Beach Sweep ~ Saturday, October 20, 2018


Clean Ocean Action Fall Beach Sweep 

Saturday, October 20, 2018

9:00am – 12:30pm

Please join the Clean Ocean Action, Borough of Stone Harbor, Stone Harbor Property Association and The Wetlands Institute by volunteering for the Fall Beach Sweep (or clean up!)  to help preserve Stone Harbor Beaches and Dunes!!

No Pre-registration is necessary!

All Volunteers should meet at the Beach Patrol headquarters, 95th Street and the Beach and are encouraged to bring gloves and dress appropriately for the weather.  Trash bags and trash pickers will be provided.

The Beach Sweeps events are more than people picking-up trash from beaches.  This program builds community support for solutions, as well as raises awareness about the negative impacts of litter on wildlife and the ocean.

Since 1985, over 115,800 volunteers have participated and removed over 5.9 million pieces of debris from New Jersey’s beaches and waterways.


Stone Harbor Fall Beach Sweep ~ Saturday, October 20, 20182018-10-23T12:19:36+00:00

Nun’s Beach Surfing Event Cancelled

Please be advised that due to Safety Concerns the “Nun’s Beach Surfing Contest” has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled.

The Contestant Shirts and staff shirts are available for pick up at the Garage from Saturday, September 15th on.

Dinner Auction will be held as scheduled.

Any questions regarding this event please call (609)368-5290

Nun’s Beach Surfing Event Cancelled2018-10-23T12:20:04+00:00

Update on Stone Harbor Beach Access

The Borough of Stone Harbor Public Works Department has worked hard to ensure that our beach crossovers are accessible and safe for all residents and visitors.

At this time all beach crossovers are Open!

Please enjoy our beautiful beaches!

Update on Stone Harbor Beach Access2018-10-23T12:20:21+00:00

Stone Harbor Beach Closures

Stone Harbors beaches are currently closed and will remained closed at this time.  

The damage caused by the recent weekend storm will need to be assessed to ensure that there are no safety concerns. 

Assessment of the beaches may be delayed due to the approaching Hurricane which could effect our region this coming weekend.

 All accesses will remain closed until the Borough determines all conditions along our beachfront are safe. 

We appreciate your cooperation and encourage all residents and visitors to monitor local weather stations for updates.

Stone Harbor Beach Closures2018-09-12T15:32:39+00:00

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

The Borough of Stone Harbor is encouraging all to partake in the annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremonies held throughout the county.

The Borough of Avalon will host a special September 11th remembrance ceremony to be held at the Borough’s September 11th Memorial located at 21st Street and Dune Drive.  The ceremony will include participation from organizations including American Legion Post #331 (Stone Harbor/Avalon) and a veterans organization that is hosting its quarterly leadership meeting in Avalon on the 17th anniversary of the terror attack on the United States.  The ceremony will be held on Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 at 8:45am.

Please click the link below for more information: Borough of Avalon 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony 2018

September 11, 2018 will mark the 17th Anniversary of this fateful event.

An official ceremony will not be held in Stone Harbor however all are welcome to visit the Freedom Park Memorial located at 96th Street & Seng Place to sit, remember and reflect on the events of September 11th, 2001.

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony2018-10-23T12:20:51+00:00

Stone Harbor Police Department Host “National Night Out” ~ Tuesday, August 7th 5pm-7pm

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Stone Harbor’s National Night Out ~ 2018

“National Night Out” is a police-community partnership building event.  The 35th Annual National Night Out has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 7, 2018.

The Borough of Stone Harbor Police Department cordially invite you to be a part of the National Night Out 2018 event.

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT is designed to:

  •  Strengthen Neighborhood Spirit and Police-Community Partnership
  • Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime programs
  • heighten crime and drug prevention awareness
  • Send a Message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back!

Stone Harbor’s National Night Out 2018

Water Tower Lot ~ 95th Street & Second Avenue

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 ~ 5:00pm to 8:00pm



Stone Harbor Police Department Host “National Night Out” ~ Tuesday, August 7th 5pm-7pm2018-08-17T12:43:11+00:00