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Small Business Saturday in Perth Amboy SLIDE SHOW: Veterans Day Ceremony Swearing In of Officers 11/2/17 Ask the Rabbi Assumption Catholic School Students Help Warm Hearts in Ukraine Author Don Gavron Meet the Lizard Guys Harvest Fest SLIDE SHOW: Pink Ribbon Gala This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago Pet of the Week LOOKING BACK Election Results Missing Cat Tsunami Swim Team Growing Strong The Continuance SLIDE SHOW: Happy Halloween, Perth Amboy, South Amboy Movie Review: Thor Ragnarok
 

Small Business Saturday in Perth Amboy

SLIDE SHOW: Veterans Day Ceremony

Swearing In of Officers 11/2/17

Ask the Rabbi

Assumption Catholic School Students Help Warm Hearts in Ukraine

Author Don Gavron

Meet the Lizard Guys

Harvest Fest & Perth Amboy Day

SLIDE SHOW: Pink Ribbon Gala

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

Pet of the Week

LOOKING BACK

Election Results

Missing Cat

Tsunami Swim Team Growing Strong

The Continuance

SLIDE SHOW: Happy Halloween, Perth Amboy, South Amboy & Sewaren!

Movie Review: Thor Ragnarok

A Lot on the Table

17 November 2017

11/6/17 Caucus Meeting PERTH AMBOY – There were 3 ordinances involving bonding that had to be carried to the 11/20/17 agenda. These included: 1. Capital Improvement; 2. & 3. Water/Wastewater Utility. The reason they had to be carried over to the 11/20/17 Meeting is because they required approval from the LFB (Local Finance Board) before […]

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LOCAL PERSPECTIVE: Editorial

17 November 2017

It’s Apropos We all know that November 7, 2017 was Election Day in New Jersey and the hottest race was who be our next Governor. Phil Murphy, as most polls predicted, became Governor-Elect, and Shelia Oliver became Lt. Governor-Elect. Our hope is that they will bring prosperity to the citizens of New Jersey. Also concluding […]

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LOCAL PERSPECTIVE: Letters to the Editor

17 November 2017

Sensible Gun Control A recent article mentioned “common sense gun legislation” as if there is a common definition of this concept. That phrase is an example of “begging the question”, an example of a dishonest argument. Some would say that the Second Amendment is “common sense gun legislation”. The purpose of the Bill of Rights […]

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Obituary: Charles W. Oliver July 9, 1926 – November 2, 2017

17 November 2017

“Charlie,” as he so humbly chose to be called, graduated at the top of his class at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point in 1949. Early on he served in the Korean War in Japan; as head of ROTC at U. Pennsylvania, as Chief of Staff for the Commander of USAF, Europe, and for many […]

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Veterans’ Day Ceremonies and Location Change Notice

10 November 2017

PERTH AMBOY Due to predicted low temperatures, the Veterans Day Ceremony location  was changed to indoors. The City of Perth Amboy will be honoring our Veterans at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017, at the American Legion Post 45, 530 Smith Street.  Ceremony will be followed by a Light Luncheon at noon at The […]

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Community Events and Notices

10 November 2017

Bell Ringers Needed PERTH AMBOY – Looking for a job? The Salvation Army Christmas Kettles Bell Ringers are needed. Full time seasonal job. $9.00/hr; 5 days per week (Tuesdays thru Saturdays) from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. from November 24 thru December 23. The Salvation Army of Perth Amboy, 433 State St., Perth Amboy. Need […]

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South Amboy Looking into Live Streaming

10 November 2017

11/1/17 Council Meeting By: Joseph L. Kuchie SOUTH AMBOY – The city of South Amboy is taking the necessary steps to start live streaming city meetings online. A “videography quote” was placed on last Wednesday’s business meeting agenda for the council to discuss. Alpha Dog, the company that administers the city’s website, will be conducting […]

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EDITORIAL: Local Perspective

10 November 2017

Again, unfortunately we have to extend condolences to the families of those who lost their lives and the injured who were the victims of the terrorist attack in New York and on the church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas. We believe people those in the world of sports, (whether it be professional or amateur) are […]

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THE COMMUNITY VOICE: Letters to the Editor

10 November 2017

Hillary Clinton: The Mastermind I guess it’s over for Hillary Clinton and her evil mastermind games. A woman named Donna Brazile ratted out Hillary. Donna Brazile was a player for the Democratic Committee and sold out to Hillary because the Democratic Party was broke BIG TIME!  Hillary gave the DNC some cold cash to control the […]

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New Perth Amboy High School Schematics Presentation

10 November 2017

11/2/17 Board of Education Meeting By: Katherine Massopust PERTH AMBOY – Mr. Sherman from the SDA (School Development Authority) gave a PowerPoint presentation on the schematic design documents of the new Perth Amboy High School to be built on Convery Boulevard at the old Delaney Homes Property. The SDA had over 30 design review meetings […]

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Board of ED: Parent Portal, Toy Drive, School Security, Seaman Avenue School

10 November 2017

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This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

10 November 2017

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Pet of the Week

10 November 2017

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LOOKING BACK

10 November 2017

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Downtown Rezoning Not Clear Enough

03 November 2017

10/23/17 Caucus & 10/25/17 Council Meeting PERTH AMBOY – There was a presentation at the 10/23/17 Caucus on Rezoning the Downtown Area. A Representative from the New York Architect Firm of Perkins Eastman, PARA Representative Annie Hindenlang, and a Planner Elizabeth McManus who took turns explaining about proposals for this area. Hindenlang explained that they […]

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EDITORIAL: Remembering Another Important Part of Perth Amboy’s History

03 November 2017

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