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Council Comments on Dallas Police Shootings Book Presentation I Concur SLIDE SHOW: Cruising for Kids Motorcycle Run “Safe” Summer Initiatives Press Conference Campaign Headquarters Grand Opening South Amboy YMCA Receives $2,500 Grant Vitale Criticizes Rutgers for Soda Deal City of Perth Amboy Presents “Xtreme Jeep Show”  With 250 Vehicles Movie Review:  Free State of Jones This Week in World War II:  75 Years Ago LOOKING BACK Fielding Questions about CDBG Funds Click on Graphic for Cooling Center locations Police Memorial, Dallas TX 7/2016 EDITORIAL: The Irony Reggie Navarro and Friends Remember Ronald “Boone” Krainski SLIDE SHOW: Ukrainian Cultural Festival SLIDE SHOW: Celebrating Independence Day Fireworks: Raritan Yacht Club
 

Council Comments on Dallas Police Shootings

Book Presentation

I Concur

SLIDE SHOW: Cruising for Kids Motorcycle Run

“Safe” Summer Initiatives Press Conference

Campaign Headquarters Grand Opening

South Amboy YMCA Receives $2,500 Grant

Vitale Criticizes Rutgers for Soda Deal

City of Perth Amboy Presents “Xtreme Jeep Show”  With 250 Vehicles

Movie Review: Free State of Jones

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

LOOKING BACK

Fielding Questions about CDBG Funds

Click on Graphic for Cooling Center locations

Police Memorial, Dallas TX 7/2016

EDITORIAL: The Irony

Reggie Navarro and Friends Remember Ronald “Boone” Krainski

SLIDE SHOW: Ukrainian Cultural Festival

SLIDE SHOW: Celebrating Independence Day Fireworks: Raritan Yacht Club

Community Calendar for week of July 20

22 July 2016

Raritan Bay Cruisers Car Show Starting on Tuesdays, May 10 – Sept. 27, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., weather permitting. Pizza Hut, Rte. 9, Woodbridge (Wal-Mart Parking Lot) Trophies awarded, plus one Cancer Trophy Award. For more info call 732-585-7365. First Annual Xtreme Jeep Show Perth Amboy BID presents, in partnership with the Perth Amboy […]

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First Annual Xtreme Jeep Show

22 July 2016

Perth Amboy BID presents, in partnership with the Perth Amboy Jeep Club, the First Annual XTREME Jeep Show at City Hall Circle. Saturday, July 23, 2016 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Jeeps, Music, Food, Vendors, Trophies and Awards. Rain date: July 30. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC (Registration fee: $20 per Jeep).

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Worship Service for Police and all Law Enforcement Officers, July 24

22 July 2016

PERTH AMBOY, NJ – Police and all involved in law enforcement are invited to attend worship service at Cathedral International, Sunday, July 24th. Bishop Donald Hilliard Jr., Senior Pastor at the church has designated time to pray over officers. Bishop Hilliard said, “We fully support our police officers and we pray God’s protection upon them […]

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Council meeting touches on street naming

22 July 2016

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Issues with Abandoned House Resolved

22 July 2016

7/13/16 Council Meeting By: Katherine Massopust SOUTH AMBOY – During the public portion, Resident Jennifer Nesi addressed the Council. She had come before the Council at the last Meeting in order to complain about a neighboring house that was abandoned. “The house next door was cleaned. Some trees were taken down and a sheet was […]

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THE COMMUNITY VOICE: Letters to the Editor

22 July 2016

A Political  Reason? On July 7, 2016 in Dallas, Texas five police officers were murdered by a so-called lone shooter (Hmmmm.) named Micah Xavier Johnson (age 25) who had no criminal record or ties to terror groups. Was he using this BLM (Black Lives Matter) so-called peaceful protest as a way to kill those cops? […]

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Letter Exchange Continues Between City and Board of Ed

22 July 2016

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Mayor Diaz Issues Statement Indicating no Tax Increase

22 July 2016

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Accomplishments of Rosemary Mazzeo

22 July 2016

Submitted by Lisa Nanton, President of Perth Amboy City Council; President of the Royal Garden Club and Sponsor of Resolution R-330- Naming the Garden at the Tennis Courts after Rosemary Mazzeo PERTH AMBOY – Rosemary Mazzeo was the founder and first president of the Royal Garden Club by the Bay in April 1993. Under her […]

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Pet of the Week

22 July 2016

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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South Amboy Discusses Successful Fireworks Display 

15 July 2016

  Council President Gross Urges More Participation in Community Events By: Joseph L. Kuchie SOUTH AMBOY – The South Amboy city council discussed the successful Fourth of July fireworks display that took place on July 2nd. The annual fireworks display over Raritan Bay brought hundreds of residents from both South Amboy and Perth Amboy together […]

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Update on Municipal ID Program

15 July 2016

  6/20/16 Caucus PERTH AMBOY – David Benyola, Deputy Municipal Department Head at the City of Perth Amboy, presented a slide show and fielded questions from the Council about the success so far of the Municipal ID Program. “Since it’s implementation, it has generated $16,331. 791 Adults, 46 Seniors and 27 Youth have signed up. […]

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Have the Freeholders Come Here

15 July 2016

6/20/16 Caucus PERTH AMBOY – Resident, Democratic Committeeman and Police Chaplain Gregory Pabon made a bold statement during the public portion at the 6/20/16 Caucus. He talked about a Freeholder’s meeting that he attended along with YMCA CEO Steve Jobin and Pastor Bernadette Falcon-Lopez. The topic of the meeting was the homeless. Gregory Pabon said, […]

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Superintendent Contract Revised; Teachers, Staff Contract Still in Limbo

15 July 2016

6/30/16 Board of Education Meeting By: Katherine Massopust PERTH AMBOY – After the power went out at the 6/16/16 Board of Education Meeting, the Meeting was rescheduled for 6/30/16. Once again the PA-AFT protested before the Board Meeting demanding a contract. Again they marched into the PAHS auditorium carrying signs and demanding a resolution to […]

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Perth Amboy Calendar

TUES. Aug. 2

• PARA, 6 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

MON. Aug. 8

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

TUES. Aug. 9

• BID, 4 p.m.
City Hall, High St.
• Library Board of Trustees, 5 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

WED. Aug 10

• 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

WED. Aug. 3

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

WED. Aug. 17

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

Stay informed! Attend public meetings. All are welcome!