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Looking Back: Thanksgiving 1948 BID To Expand to 15 Board Members Charity Alumni Game Rescheduled to Nov. 29 at 11 a.m. Bill of Rights and Veterans Day Election Over But  Complaints Continue 11/12/14 Council Meeting 7-Eleven Grand Opening, Perth Amboy 11/1/14 Harvest Fest  Perth Amboy 11/8/14 Final Pieces of Trolley Tracks Removed *Photos by R.J. Kawka Veterans Day and Bill of Rights Celebration – Perth Amboy 11/11/14, Woodbridge 11/9/14 2015 Commemorative Historic Perth Amboy Calendars LOOKING BACK Carpenters/PRAHD Alliance  11/6/14
 

Looking Back: Thanksgiving 1948

PERTH AMBOY –  Miss Doyle’s Fifth Grade Class Thanksgiving Play, “Pilgrims Going To Church,” 1948. 

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BID To Expand to 15 Board Members

Charity Alumni Game Rescheduled to Nov. 29 at 11 a.m.

70 former football Perth Amboy Panthers and Carteret Ramblers to participate in football game as Boys & Girls Club fundraiser

Bill of Rights and Veterans Day – Front And Center Perth Amboy 11/11/14

Over 1200 viewed the actual Bill of Rights, which was on display at Perth Amboy City Hall.

Election Over But Complaints Continue 11/12/14 Council Meeting

PERTH AMBOY – Some residents were still upset about the elections.

7-Eleven Grand Opening, Perth Amboy 11/1/14

Members of the Mayor’s Office and Business District welcomed the latest addition to Perth Amboy’s business district.

Harvest Fest Perth Amboy 11/8/14

*Photos by Bob Ned Click on photos to enlarge.

Final Pieces of Trolley Tracks Removed *Photos by R.J. Kawka

PERTH AMBOY  – Rose Weikel and Ray Kawka Sr. stand on Davidson St. as the final pieces of the trolley tracks are removed. The photos were taken on Oct. 25, 2014. The final pieces were removed on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014.

Veterans Day and Bill of Rights Celebration – Perth Amboy 11/11/14, Woodbridge 11/9/14

More pictures at this link.*Photos by Joe Bayona, Bob Ned & Paul W. Wang

2015 Commemorative Historic Perth Amboy Calendars

LOOKING BACK

PERTH AMBOY – Art Show This photo was restored under a grant for the Kearny Cottage Archiving project by the Middlesex Cultural and Heritage Commission

Carpenters/PRAHD Alliance 11/6/14

Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters and The Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, Inc. (PRAHD) Signed an Agreement for Training of Future Carpenters PERTH AMBOY – The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (www.northeastcarpenters.org) and The Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, Inc. (PRAHD) (www.prahd.org) announce an agreement to create a training program that could lead […]

Pet Photos with Santa

27 November 2014

WOODBRIDGE – Saturday, November 29 (Rain date November 30) at Parker Press Park, Woodbridge from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Join us for a time of celebration, fun and photos with Santa himself! Color 5×7 photos are $5 each. Plus: Delicious baked goods for pets and people from Homemade by Marianne Pet nail trimmings and […]

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Winter Festival, Nov. 29

27 November 2014

SAYREVILLE – Winter Festival on Nov. 29 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Kennedy Park, Washington Road. Come celebrate “The Holiday Season” with musical entertainment, holiday displays, pictures with Santa and refreshments.

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Scrubs and Beyond Uniforms Sale, Dec. 1

27 November 2014

OLD BRIDGE – The Raritan Bay Medical Center Old Bridge Auxiliary is sponsoring a Scrubs and Beyond Uniforms Sale Monday, December 1, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the hospital’s Old Bridge location, Auxiliary Hall C. Great selection of uniforms and accessories will be on sale.

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Holiday Bingo, Dec. 17

27 November 2014

SOUTH AMBOY- Bingo at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 17 at the Dowdell Library of South Amboy, 100 Harold G. Hoffman Plaza, South Amboy.  For more info call 732-721-6060.

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Benefit Concert, Nov. 29

27 November 2014

SOUTH AMBOY – Benefit Concert for Jaclyn and Baby Nicholas, Sat. Nov. 29 at 3 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Knights of Columbus, 308 4th St., South Amboy. $25 minimum cash donation at the door. Free Buffet, Cash Bar, Raffles and 50/50. There will be performances by 9 different bands starting at 3:20 p.m. […]

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Holiday Stroll on Main Street, Nov. 29

27 November 2014

WOODBRIDGE – In celebration of Small Business Saturday on Saturday, Nov. 29 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. there will be a Holiday Stroll on Main Street. Attractions include: horse drawn carriage rides, holiday carolers, DJ, special performances, crafters, vendors and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus! Donate your canned foods and new toys […]

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OLV Knights Of Columbus Blood Drive, Dec. 7

27 November 2014

PARLIN – Our Lady Of Victory Knights of Columbus located at 775 Washington Road in the Parlin section of Sayreville will be holding a blood drive on Sunday, December 7, from 8:30 a.m. till 1:30 p.m. Please give the gift of life this Christmas. The Council home phone number is 732-257-2061 if you need more […]

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Healthy Heart Event

27 November 2014

WOODBRIDGE – Raritan Bay Medical Center is holding a healthy heart event providing free education about chronic heart conditions, medication management and blood pressure screenings and heart rate testing Tuesday, December 16, 9 a.m. to 12 noon, at the Woodbridge Community Center, 600 Main St., Woodbridge.  High blood pressure and irregular heart rate is associated […]

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Grandparents Newborn Care Class, Dec. 15

27 November 2014

PERTH AMBOY – Raritan Bay Medical Center is providing a Grandparents Newborn Care Class Monday, December 15, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Raritan Bay Area YMCA, 357 New Brunswick Ave., Perth Amboy, NJ.  The class is about learning to help in your grandbaby’s growth and development.  The newest research in baby care will […]

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Parish of St. Stanislaus Kostka 100th Anniversary

27 November 2014

SAYREVILLE – The Parish of St. Stanislaus Kostka is celebrating its 100thAnniversary of faith, family, education and service to the community. On Dec. 14 there will be the 100th Anniversary Gala. with a 3 p.m. Celebratory Mass at St. Stanislaus, then Gala will be held at the Grand Marquis on Rte. 9 South in Old […]

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Total Joint Replacement Education, Dec. 12

27 November 2014

PERTH AMBOY – The Human Motion Institute at Raritan Bay Medical Center is sponsoring a free “We Keep You Moving” Total Joint Replacement Education session Friday, December 12, 9 a.m. to 12 noon, at the medical center’s Perth Amboy location, 530 New Brunswick Ave.  Session will be presented by clinical specialists. Registration required, call 732-535-4746.

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Annual Toy Drive, Nov. 3 – Dec 8

27 November 2014

SAYREVILLE – November 3  to December 8 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Location: Recreation Department, Dolan Street. New toys only please. Help us to provide some holiday cheer for those special residents of Sayreville.

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Elks #784 Thanksgiving Bash, Nov. 26

22 November 2014

South Amboy Elks #784   601 Washington Ave  South Amboy, N.J. 08879 presents Thanksgiving Eve 4th Annual Turkey Shuffle Bash Wednesday November 26th @ 7:30 to 10:30 Live Music by the fabulous “Girls Gone Acoustic” All Welcome – Come Join the Fun!!! Refreshments and Drink Specials Benefit:  Elks Peer Leadership For more info:  732-727-7170

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South Amboy Business Meeting 11/5/14

21 November 2014

SOUTH AMBOY – One of the items discussed at the meeting  pertained to street opening permits vs. zoning applications. At previous meetings, residents had complained that they were paying fees for work that was not done on their property. Business Administrator Camille Tooker said, “The City Attorney was asked to clear up the ordinance pertaining […]

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Perth Amboy Calendar

MON. Dec. 8

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

TUES. Dec. 9

• Library Board of Trustees, 5 p.m., City Hall, High St.
• UEZ, 6 p.m., City Hall, High St.

WED. Dec. 10

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

All Meetings are at City Hall, High St. unless otherwise noted.


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South Amboy Calendar

WED. Dec. 3

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

MON. Dec. 15

Board of Education, Business /Public, 6 p.m.,
S. Amboy Middle/High School, Harold Hoffman Pl.

WED. Dec. 17

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

Stay informed! Attend public meetings. All are welcome!