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Career Day at Wilentz School South Amboy Adopts 2017 Budget EDITORIAL: Camille Tooker Retires as South Amboy Business Administrator SLIDE SHOW: Perth Amboy Fire Department Annual Memorial Service Three Presentations at the 5/3/17 BOE Meeting Perth Amboy High School Hall of Fame Induction Movie Review: Alien Covenant Thomas Mundy Peterson Medal Presentation Free  Perth Amboy History DVD Mikell Decluttering Presentation This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago LOOKING BACK
 

Career Day at Wilentz School

South Amboy Adopts 2017 Budget

EDITORIAL: Camille Tooker Retires as South Amboy Business Administrator

SLIDE SHOW: Perth Amboy Fire Department Annual Memorial Service

Three Presentations at the 5/3/17 BOE Meeting

Perth Amboy High School Hall of Fame Induction & Dinner

Movie Review: Alien Covenant

Thomas Mundy Peterson Medal Presentation

Free Perth Amboy History DVD

Mikell’s Plot to Perform at Waterfront Arts Festival

Decluttering Presentation

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

LOOKING BACK

Notification from Middlesex County Office of Public Works

18 May 2017

Please be advised that the Middlesex County Department of Highways will be milling and resurfacing Smith Street. This project will begin and end, subject to availability of equipment and weather permitting, on or about the dates listed below. Approximate Time: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Monday – Friday only)  Project Project Limits Activity Date Date […]

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Residents Advise Council on Stipulation for PILOT Projects

26 May 2017

5/8/17 Caucus & 5/10/17 Council Meeting PERTH AMBOY – Robert Benecke from Benecke Economics came before the Council to give a presentation on various  types of PILOT (Payment in Lieu of Taxes) Programs. PILOT Presentations have been given before the Council at least three previous times. Benecke explained, “There are three types of PILOT Programs: […]

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Residents’ Pleas

26 May 2017

5/10/17 Council Meeting PERTH AMBOY – During the Public Comments, Resident Jeremy Baratta questioned the absence of Code Enforcement Personnel stating, “I thought you (the Council) requested at Monday’s Caucus Meeting (5/8/17) that Code Enforcement be here (tonight).” Business Administrator Adam Cruz told Baratta, “We said they will be here at the next Caucus Meeting.” […]

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Council Comments

26 May 2017

5/10/17 Council Meeting PERTH AMBOY – Councilman Fernando Gonzalez was pleased to report that the last BID Meeting he attended they talked about extensive programs. “I think they are moving in the right direction. But they should look at increased lighting (in the downtown area). They should also improve their dialogue with PSEG because the […]

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Letter to the Editor: THE COMMUNITY VOICE

26 May 2017

United Messengers of Peace Thanks Those Who Supported Lung Cancer Awareness Lunch We would like to extend our gratitude to the Honorable Governor Christie for sending a heartfelt letter to us, the Honorable Mayor Diaz for giving us a Mayoral Citation and being present at the event, Councilmen Gonzalez and Caba, Chief Pitre and his […]

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Memorial Day: +++ IN MEMORIAM+++

26 May 2017

PETER LAMPRINOS – 1943 CHARLES SPRINGER – 1944 NORMAN J. REICK – 1950 GEORGE KELLY – 1953 HARRY EVANELLO – 1954 STEPHEN J. SARNECKI – 1958 JOHN J. NARTOWICZ – 1959 JOHN G. HODLE – 1962 MICHAEL SABLE – 1964 STEPHEN KUSHNER – 1964 ANTHONY ROSATO – 1966 BERNARD L. SCHWARTZ – 1966 ROBERT KENZENKOVIC […]

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Pallone Unveils Infrastructure Package

26 May 2017

LIFT America Act Invests in Infrastructure, Creates Jobs & Protects Public Health and the Environment Press Release 5/10/17 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today in Carteret, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) unveiled legislation to invest in America’s infrastructure, create jobs and modernize our economy for the 21st century. Congressman Pallone’s bill provides for funding for a comprehensive […]

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Pet of the Week

26 May 2017

Joe from Animal Control with Kyle the Kitten. 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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Celebrate our Stars and Stripes Fireworks Spectacular, Monday, July 3, 2017

25 May 2017

Information from Celebratestarsandstripes.com PERTH AMBOY – Fireworks are not just a beautiful sight to behold for Independence Day. Fireworks are a symbol of our nation’s fight for freedom, of the resilience of the human spirit, and a reminder of how the very course of history can be changed when people unite for a common cause. […]

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Community Events and Notices

19 May 2017

Movies @ Main: Denzel Washington WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Main Library will present a late Spring/early Summer Film Series, scheduled each Friday at 2 p.m., that will spotlight the diverse and award-winning roles of Denzel Washington. On May 5, the first movie of the series is The Magnificent Seven, a 2016 remake of the classic […]

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Demolition at Former Gerdau Ameristeel Site

19 May 2017

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EDITORIAL: Remembering Allen Farkas

19 May 2017

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Beer Garden Hours Questioned at Dominican Festival

19 May 2017

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Respect Life Art Contest Winners

19 May 2017

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South Amboy Memorial Day Parade & Services

19 May 2017

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Art Leader Asks Why Concert Was Changed

19 May 2017

5/10/17 Council Meeting PERTH AMBOY – Caroline Pozycki-Torres, President of the Perth Amboy Artworks, was concerned why a concert that she had planned to kick off her music series on June 10, 2017 was to be rescheduled. She started out by telling the Council, “I am happy to report that I received my first grant […]

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Yogi Center, Raritan Bay Celebrate

19 May 2017

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Perth Amboy Calendar

MON. May 22

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

WED. May 24

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

THUR. May 25

• Historic Preservation Commission, 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. May 17

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

WED. May 31

• Planning Board, 7 p.m.
City Hall, N. Broadway

Stay informed! Attend public meetings. All are welcome!