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Line of Duty Death Honored at NJ State Firemen St. Demetrios Property Discussion Draws Standing Room Crowd Mayor Wilda Diaz Unveils Task Force Recommendations EDITORIAL: Food for Thought Perth Amboy Artworks Ferry Slip Series Finale on October 7th Board Member Jose Rodriguez Resigns SLIDE SHOW: Perth Amboy Remembers  9-11-01 SLIDE SHOW: BID Annual Classic Car Show This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago Pet of the Week LOOKING BACK
 

Line of Duty Death Honored at NJ State Firemen’s Convention

St. Demetrios Property Discussion Draws Standing Room Crowd

Mayor Wilda Diaz Unveils Task Force Recommendations

EDITORIAL: Food for Thought

Perth Amboy Artworks Ferry Slip Series Finale on October 7th

Board Member Jose Rodriguez Resigns

SLIDE SHOW: Perth Amboy Remembers 9-11-01

SLIDE SHOW: BID Annual Classic Car Show

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

Pet of the Week

LOOKING BACK

Community Events and Notices

24 September 2017

Cruise Nights on Broadway SOUTH AMBOY – SOUTH AMBOY – Come join DJ Richie, The Flash and Crew for great cruise nights the third Wednesday of every month from June to October from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Music from the 50’s to the 80’s Trophies will be awarded – Bring the Family! For additional […]

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Helping the Homeless: Did You Know?

22 September 2017

Press Release PERTH AMBOY – Every year, during the last week in January, a “Point in Time” survey is conducted by Middlesex County. This annual survey helps to develop a snapshot of the number of, and reasons for, homeless persons in our County. On January 26, 2016, 294 households containing 457 individuals reported being “literally […]

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YMCA Celebrates New Americans

22 September 2017

RARITAN BAY AREA YMCA Joins Welcoming America &  Hundreds of Communities to  Celebrate New Americans During Welcoming Week Press Release – 9/15/17 PERTH AMBOY—This Welcoming Week, taking place Sept. 15–24, 2017, RARITAN BAY AREA YMCA will join Welcoming America and hundreds of YMCAs and other organizations nationwide in hosting events to celebrate immigrants’ contributions to […]

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New Jersey’s Paella Cook-off Pits Top Chefs

22 September 2017

Press Release 9/18/17 PERTH AMBOY – The epic New Jersey Paella Cook-off will pit elite Mediterranean-cuisine chefs in a competition staged at Perth Amboy’s scenic Waterfront Marina. The Cook-off and Third Annual Statewide Paella Festival will be held on Sunday, September 24 from noon to 6 PM. The Marina is located at 260 Front Street, […]

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Letter to the Editor: THE COMMUNITY VOICE

22 September 2017

Leave President Trump & His Family Alone! Because President Trump spent Labor Day Weekend at his golf club in New Jersey, an article in the newspapers indicated that the Branchburg, Bedminster, etc. assemblage were gearing up for their weekly motorcade that drives by the President’s National Golf Club. WHY? What do they hope to gain […]

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PRAHD Receives $50,000 Grant for Respite & Home Healthcare Program

22 September 2017

Press Release PERTH AMBOY – The Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, Inc. (PRAHD) has been awarded a $50,000 grant to support the agency’s Resources for Independent Living (REFIL) Program – a home healthcare service primarily for seniors, developmentally disabled individuals and their caregivers. This award marks the second consecutive year of funding from the […]

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Family Feud Auditions in New York, Oct. 21-22

22 September 2017

NEW YORK, NY – To apply for the New York tryouts go to familyfeud.com/audition Instructions Apply online in order to schedule an audition. We love when families include pictures and a video to their applications! If you are able to include a video, then at least 5 family members are required. Briefly introduce yourselves, tell […]

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Story Time Returns to the Perth Amboy Free Public Library!

22 September 2017

Press Release PERTH AMBOY – The classic library service is back at the Perth Amboy Free Public Library! Join us for a fun time to meet other parents and kids for interactive reading, rhymes, music and games for kids to develop early literacy skills, socialization, and play. Our story time schedule is as follows: Tuesday, […]

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Free Programs & Activities @ Dowdell Library

22 September 2017

Press Release 9/18/17 SOUTH AMBOY – Get back in the groove of the school year at Dowdell Library with free health screenings, bilingual storytimes, a local business breakfast and a banned book week contest. Discover ways to stay healthy this Fall! Get fit with a free health screening provided by St. Peter’s University Hospital on […]

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Piroghi Sale

21 September 2017

PERTH AMBOY – St John The Baptist Orthodox Church is having their Piroghi Sale Potato/Cheese Pirohi $ 8.00 a dozen. Orders may be called in from September 25 through 28, to (732) 826-7067 From 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Orders may be picked up on October 3 & 4 at 404 Division Street, Perth Amboy, […]

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9-11-01 Remembered

15 September 2017

 

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Donations for Harvey Victims

15 September 2017

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LOCAL PERSPECTIVE: Editorial

15 September 2017

The Hero Inside of You On the radio, this morning, there was a guest who was a first responder during 9-11-01 recovery. He reminisced about the time when he received a call from the father of a woman who had died at the World Trade Center. The father was so happy to report that the […]

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South Amboy Looks to Aid Hurricane Victims in Texas and Florida

15 September 2017

9/6/17 Business Meeting By: Joseph L. Kuchie SOUTH AMBOY – Mayor Fred Henry announced that the city of South Amboy will look to conduct a city-wide collection to help support the victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Hurricane Harvey took the lives of at least 70 people in August, dumping nearly 50 inches of rain […]

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SLIDE SHOW: National Overdose Awareness Day

15 September 2017

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National Back to Church Sunday Worship Service

15 September 2017

|Sunday School Kick-Off | International Sunday|Block Party Press Release PERTH AMBOY – “A Place to Belong – Celebrating Church, Children and Culture” is the theme for National Back to Church Sunday being acknowledged throughout the United States.  On this day, Cathedral International will celebrate their Sunday School Kick-Off for the upcoming year and will observe […]

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MON. Sept. 25
• City Council, Caucus,
4:30 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

WED. Sept. 27
• City Council, Regular,
7 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

THURS. Sept. 28
• Historic Preservation Commission,
7 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

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WED. Sept. 20
• City Council, Regular,
7 p.m.
City Hall, N. Broadway

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