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Attention Advertisers: Amboy Guardian Holiday Gift Guide Issues Christmas and Holiday Events Listing Hot Topics: Paving of Streets, Flooding of YMCA Diaz Speaks About Undocumented Immigrants Turkey Giveaway SLIDE SHOW: St. John Paul II Parish Gift Auction Small Business Saturday Ukrainian Assumption Church Bazaar SLIDE SHOW: Amboy’s Got Talent Royal Rangers Time Capsule Buried Check Presentation for Epilepsy Daughters of War of 1812 Tour Kearny Cottage PAHS Class of 1976 Reunion Movie Review: The Arrival This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago LOOKING BACK
 

Attention Advertisers: Amboy Guardian Holiday Gift Guide Issues

Christmas and Holiday Events Listing

Hot Topics: Paving of Streets, Flooding of YMCA & Enforcing Codes

Diaz Speaks About Undocumented Immigrants

Turkey Giveaway

SLIDE SHOW: St. John Paul II Parish Gift Auction

Small Business Saturday

Ukrainian Assumption Church Bazaar

SLIDE SHOW: Amboy’s Got Talent

Royal Rangers Time Capsule Buried

Check Presentation for Epilepsy

Daughters of War of 1812 Tour Kearny Cottage

PAHS Class of 1976 Reunion

Movie Review: The Arrival

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

LOOKING BACK

PERTH AMBOY – Christmas 1949.

EDITORIAL: Thanking Businesses for Thinking of Their Employees

02 December 2016

Remember the time when businesses would actually be closed for big holidays? Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter. It was a day for everyone to be home to enjoy fellowship with their families and friends. Businesses wouldn’t dream of being open on those important holidays. There was no such thing as Grey Thursday. The only place that […]

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THE COMMUNITY VOICE: Letters to the Editor

02 December 2016

Give Credit Where Credit is Due “During the Mayoral Debate that was held a Temple Beth Mordecai, I was astounded when Mayor Diaz took credit for the restoration of the historic Perth Amboy Ferry Slip at the foot of Smith Street. In 1977 the Waterfront Association to Effect Restoration (W.A.T.E.R.) was formed for the express […]

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Stem Grant Received for Preschoolers at South Amboy YMCA

02 December 2016

Press Release 11/23/16 METUCHEN/EDISON/WOODBRIDGE/SOUTH AMBOY – The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge & South Amboy (MEWSA) has received notification of a grant award in the amount of $7,500 from the PNC Foundation to implement a Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Program at the Ready…Set…Learn Early Education Center at the South Amboy YMCA.  This grant […]

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Towing Contracts Questioned

02 December 2016

11/21/16 Caucus PERTH AMBOY – R-477-11/16 – Authorizing execution of contracts for towing services for year 2016. Councilman William Petrick said, “The name of the principal owners and where they would tow the cars is of concern. We should look at the private tow lots.” Acting Law Director Rainone said, “It’s the 2016 list that […]

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Public Comments 11/21/16 Caucus

02 December 2016

PERTH AMBOY – Resident Stanley Sierakowski wondered why the agenda for today’s meeting was not on the website. “Even when I checked for it on the website at 2 p.m. (on the day of the Meeting). I was told that the Mayor told the IT guy not to put the agenda on the website.” Sierakowski […]

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Perth Amboy Paid $150G’s to Settle Case

02 December 2016

City Settled Sexual Harassment Complaint Filed Against Former Police Chief Ruiz Courtesy of John Paff 11/23/16 PERTH AMBOY/NEW BRUSNWICK – In September 2016, the City of Perth Amboy (Middlesex County) agreed to pay $150,000 to a female secretary who said that the City’s former police chief would incessantly “stare at her breasts and feet” which made the […]

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Red Cross Urges Donors to Give

02 December 2016

Blood and Platelet Donations Needed Throughout Holiday Season Press Release 11/21/16 PRINCETON TWP – The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give the perfect gift this holiday season – a lifesaving blood or platelet donation. By rolling up a sleeve, donors can help ensure patients continue to receive treatment throughout the holiday season. Busy holiday […]

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Legal Notice

02 December 2016

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Faith Basics: A Class On Judaism and Christianity

02 December 2016

PERTH AMBOY – Faith Basics – A Monthly Class On the Basics of Judaism and Christianity. What: Session 1: Who is a Jew? Who is aChristian? on Tuesday, December 6th, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Congregation Beth Mordecai, 224 High Street, Perth Amboy. The first of five monthly sessions exploring the basic concepts of […]

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On DVD: “The Bombardment of Perth Amboy 1776”

02 December 2016

Press Release PERTH AMBOY – During the Summer and Fall of 1776, Perth Amboy was occupied by American patriot forces, while Staten Island was held by British troops.   Warfare ensued.   Through the use of historic images, archival records & military reenactors, this long forgotten saga is brought to light in the documentary entitled […]

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Pet of the Week

02 December 2016

Mystery Cat on Gordon and Rector Streets Have a Special Pet? E-mail us your Pet Photos to AmboyGuardian@gmail.com with Pet of the Week in the Subject line and explain why your pet is special. Please include Name and Phone# for verification.

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Community Events and Notices

30 November 2016

The Salvation Army Christmas Kettles Position: Bell Ringer PERTH AMBOY – Seasonal Job – Full time; $9.00 per hour; 5 days per week (Tuesday’s thru Saturday’s) – 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Need to have Social Security and State ID. November 25 thru December 24. The Salvation Army of Perth Amboy, 433 State Street, Perth Amboy, N.J.  […]

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South Amboy Annual Tree Lighting and Parade Postponed to Dec. 2

29 November 2016

SOUTH AMBOY – Please be advised due to the weather forecast for Wednesday, November 30, our Tree Lighting will be held at 6 p.m. on FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2. Our Annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Fire/Rescue Parade! Friday December 2, at 6 p.m. at the train plaza. Entertainment, free refreshments and, of course…  SANTA! Enter our […]

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Product Recall: Hale and Hearty Soups, LLC Recalls Ready-To-Eat Chicken Chili Soup Due to Possible Listeria Contamination

28 November 2016

WASHINGTON, Nov. 22, 2016 – Hale and Hearty Soups, LLC, a Brooklyn, N.Y. establishment, is recalling approximately 455 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken chili soup product that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The ready-to-eat chicken chili soup product was produced and packaged […]

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Mayor Fred Henry Comments On 2016 Election

26 November 2016

By: Joseph L. Kuchie SOUTH AMBOY – South Amboy Mayor Fred Henry commented on the recent 2016 U.S. Election at last Monday’s council meeting. People around the United States, including students and faculty at a number of colleges and universities in New Jersey, have taken to the streets to protest Trump’s victory. Trump (290 electoral […]

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City Council Examines Reopening Rail Tunnel

26 November 2016

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MON. Dec. 12

• City Council, Caucus, 4:30 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

WED. Dec. 14

• City Council, Regular, 7 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

All Meetings are at City Hall, High Street unless otherwise noted.
Stay informed! Attend public meetings. All are welcome!

South Amboy Calendar

WED. DEC 7

• City Council, Business, 6 p.m.
City Hall, N. Broadway

WED. DEC 21

• City Council, Regular, 7 p.m.
City Hall, N. Broadway

Stay informed! Attend public meetings. All are welcome!