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Perth Amboy and South Amboy Celebrate Independence Day With Fireworks CDC Announces More Demolition at Ex-ASARCO Site THE COMMUNITY VOICE: Letters to the Editor SLIDE SHOW: Willow Pond Village Grand Opening Perth Amboy BID Honors Yvonne Lopez, former BID Board Member BID Member Wins Artwork Concert Torch Run for Special Olympics  Slate Introduces Miguel Nunez for Mayor; Virginia Lugo and Miriam Quiles for City Council SLIDE SHOW: Police Promotions Elks Flag Day Hy Tavern Grand Reopening SLIDE SHOW: Hy Tavern Pig Roast Tall Ship: A.J. Meerwald Visits Perth Amboy SLIDE SHOW: Portuguese Flag Raising Community Cleanup PA-AFT Demonstrates SLIDE SHOW: Festa Di San Antonio, Good Shepherd Parish SLIDE SHOW: Greek Festival, St. Demtrios Greek Orthodox Church This Week in World War II:  75 Years Ago
 

Perth Amboy and South Amboy Celebrate Independence Day With Fireworks

CDC Announces More Demolition at Ex-ASARCO Site

THE COMMUNITY VOICE: Letters to the Editor

SLIDE SHOW: Willow Pond Village Grand Opening

Perth Amboy BID Honors Yvonne Lopez, former BID Board Member

BID Member Wins Artwork Concert

Torch Run for Special Olympics

 Slate Introduces Miguel Nunez for Mayor; Virginia Lugo and Miriam Quiles for City Council

SLIDE SHOW: Police Promotions

Elks Flag Day

Hy Tavern Grand Reopening

SLIDE SHOW: Hy Tavern Pig Roast

Tall Ship: A.J. Meerwald Visits Perth Amboy

SLIDE SHOW: Portuguese Flag Raising

Community Cleanup

PA-AFT Demonstrates

SLIDE SHOW: Festa Di San Antonio, Good Shepherd Parish

SLIDE SHOW: Greek Festival, St. Demtrios Greek Orthodox Church

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

New Jersey State Liberty Bell Bell Ringing, July 4

28 June 2016

COMMEMORATING THE 240TH ANNIVERSARY SIGNING OF DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE Monday, July 4, at 12 p.m., Proprietary House, 149 Kearny Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ. Procession to the City Hall Circle will follow the Bell Ringing at 2:00 p.m.  A replica of the Liberty Bell for the State of New Jersey is located in the City of […]

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Pubic Notice – An Ordinance (1427-2008) Adopting A City Code of Public Contracting

27 June 2016

Download PDF version:  ordinancepubliccontracting-1 Download Word version:  ordinancepubliccontracting-1

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Mayor Fred Henry Urges Stricter Gun Control

24 June 2016

By: Joseph L. Kuchie SOUTH AMBOY – Mayor Fred Henry took a stand against gun violence at last week’s South Amboy city council meeting in the wake of the recent tragedy in Orlando. Forty-nine people were killed and another 50 were wounded on June 12th when Omar Mateen, 29, opened fire in a crowded gay nightclub […]

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EDITORIAL: It Was Jarring

24 June 2016

A lot of radio stations I listen to are located in New York. One of these radio stations is in the Wall Street District. They’ll often talk about homeless people who are sleeping practically on the doorstep of their building. I used to go to New York quite often, but I haven’t been there walking […]

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Officials Call On Port Authority to Commence Work on Outerbridge Expansion Planning

24 June 2016

*Photos by Joe Bayona • Click on photos to enlarge. News Release PERTH AMBOY – Local elected officials of New York and New Jersey gathered once more to reiterate the need for structural updates to the Outerbridge Crossing, a concern that was first made public in Staten Island, NY on April 20th. They highlighted the […]

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“Education Award” to Perth Amboy Recycling Coordinator

24 June 2016

*Photo Submitted News Release 6/15/16 PERTH AMBOY – Geri Barcheski, the Recycling Coordinator of the Department of Public Works in Perth Amboy, has received the “Education Award” from the New Jersey Clean Communities Council (NJCCC) for teaching city students about the importance of taking care of our environment and community. Barcheski appeared as a speaker […]

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Flag Retirement Ceremony

24 June 2016

American Legion Post 62 in conjunction with Boy Scout Troop 95 and the South Amboy / Sayreville Girl Scouts and Brownies Flag Retirement Service, June 14, 2016.

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Provident Bank Foundation Awards Grant to Jewish Renaissance Foundation

24 June 2016

Grant Funding to Support “Building Healthy Communities” Initiative and Partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of Perth Amboy News Release 6/15/16 PERTH AMBOY – The Provident Bank Foundation has presented the Jewish Renaissance Foundation a $10,000 grant under its “Major Grant” category to support JRF’s “Building Healthy Communities” initiative.  Jane Kurek, the Executive Director of […]

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Pet of the Week

24 June 2016

Dude with owners Lisa and Scott Have a  Special Pet? Email 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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Water Delivery Infrastructure in South Amboy to Receive Upgrade

24 June 2016

News Release 6/16/16 ISELIN – Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX) has announced that a $12.0 million project to replace aging water infrastructure is set to begin in the Township of Edison and the City of South Amboy. As part of its  RENEW Program in 2016, the Company intends to replace eight miles of water mains, as […]

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LOOKING BACK

24 June 2016

PERTH AMBOY – Mr. Dan Zuber, Manager of the Foodtown Meat Department, helps out Mrs. Mary Weaver and Mrs. Sherrill Gilbert. *Photo Courtesy of Perth Amboy Free Public Library

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Saint Stan’s Carnival, June 22-25

23 June 2016

SAYREVILLE –  St. Stan’s Carnival on Main Street and MacArthur Avenue, Sayreville on Wed., June 22 thru Thurs,  June 23 – 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Fri., June 24 thru Sat. June 25 – 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Food Tent with Ethnic and American Foods, Mouth Watering Seafood Area, Los Vegas “Money” Wheel for […]

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Andes Festival 6/25/16

23 June 2016

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Ukrainian Cultural Festival June 25

23 June 2016

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WED. June 22

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

THURS. June 23

• Historic Preservation Commission, 7 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

THURS. June 30

• Board of Education, 6 p.m.
PAHS, Eagle Ave.

MON. July 11

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

TUES. July 12

• 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

MON. June 27

• Board of Education, 6 p.m.
Middle/High School Cafeteria
200 Governor Hoffman Plaza

WED. July 6

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

WED. July 13

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

Stay informed! Attend public meetings. All are welcome!