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A Full Plate Perth Amboy Arts Council Highlights ’16 Accomplishments LOOKING FOR PREVIOUS OWNER This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago LOOKING BACK Pallone and Local Leaders to Show Solidarity Against Trump EDITORIAL: This Was Super! Blue Cross/Blue Shield Brunch Central Jersey Alumni Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Greg Scharpf of Amboy Bank Honored Groundhog Day 2/2/2017 Perth Amboy Police, Firefighters, EMS Honored at ACS Forward in Rehab™ This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago Pet of the Week LOOKING BACK
 

A Full Plate

Perth Amboy Arts Council Highlights ’16 Accomplishments

LOOKING FOR PREVIOUS OWNER

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

LOOKING BACK

Pallone and Local Leaders to Show Solidarity Against Trump

EDITORIAL: This Was Super!

Blue Cross/Blue Shield Brunch

Central Jersey Alumni Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

Greg Scharpf of Amboy Bank Honored

Groundhog Day 2/2/2017

Perth Amboy Police, Firefighters, EMS Honored at ACS

Forward in Rehab™

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

Pet of the Week

LOOKING BACK

Police Seeking Men Who Broke into Home

17 February 2017

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Pallone Leads House Democrats in Update to Safe Drinking Water Act

17 February 2017

  WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), the Ranking Member on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, led House Democrats in introducing the Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments of 2017 (H.R. 1068). The bill would make comprehensive changes to ensure safer drinking water for communities nationwide. The proposal would be the first major […]

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Public Assistance Needed in Criminal Investigation

17 February 2017

  Public Assistance Needed: The Perth Amboy Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public to help identify two suspects in a recent crime.  We are investigating a crime where these two suspects entered a residence and inflicted injury upon the residents, including an elderly female, as they were demanding money from the victims. […]

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Message from the Perth Amboy Police Department

17 February 2017

Advisory: Message from the Perth Amboy Police Department We understand there have been rumors circulating that the City of Perth Amboy Administration has been associated with immigration check points in various areas throughout the City in cooperation with federal immigration enforcement agents. We want to assure all of our residents that the City of Perth […]

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Immigrant Program Slated for Feb. 21

17 February 2017

PERTH AMBOY, NJ — On Tuesday, February 21, 2017, Wilda Diaz, Mayor of the City of Perth Amboy and NJUMA President, elected officials, business and labor leaders call attention to the contributions of immigrants in the state and the critical need for immigration reform. A partner of the American Farm Bureau Federation, New American Economy, has released a mapping of the […]

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Community Events and Notices

17 February 2017

K of C “All You Can Eat” Lenten Linguini Dinners FORDS – Our Lady of Peace Knights of Columbus Council #9199 of Fords is sponsoring their annual “All You Can Eat” Lenten Linguini Dinners every Friday in Lent, except Good Friday.   The dinners will be served from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the cafeteria […]

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“This is Embarrassing!”

17 February 2017

The Plea 2/6/17 Caucus & 2/8/17 Council Meetings PERTH AMBOY – Regarding Resolution R-67-2/17, the Council retaining the services of the Law Offices of Robert L. Tarver. Councilman Jelmin Caba had concerns about the Council having their own Attorney. He stated: “Now the Mayor is suing the Council. This is embarrassing! Dragging this through court […]

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Unhappy With Pipeline Meeting

17 February 2017

2/6/17 Caucus & 2/8/17 Council Meeting PERTH AMBOY – Councilman Fernando Irizarry had requested information and a legal opinion regarding the Pipeline approval process from B.A. Adam Cruz and Acting Law Director Judy Verrone. “I’m requesting a second hearing on the pipeline.” Councilman Fernando Gonzalez said, “Maybe having the lawyer representing us in this matter […]

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“I Take Offense!”

17 February 2017

2/6/17 Caucus & 2/8/17 Council Meetings PERTH AMBOY –  Councilman Fernando Irizarry had concerns about the upcoming festivals for this year. He wanted reports from the Police Department about any incidents that happened. “Photos should have been included, but were not provided. I was hoping to get information requested in the ordinance. The application are […]

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EDITORIAL: Marketing Perth Amboy’s Rich History

17 February 2017

Some of the Most Significant Moments in American History Began in Perth Amboy Perth Amboy has a lot of history and is truly a City of Firsts. It’s embarrassing that the City of Perth Amboy hasn’t had a significant commemoration to Thomas Mundy Peterson after all these years. It was very disheartening when Councilman Fernando […]

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THE COMMUNITY VOICE: Letters to the Editor

17 February 2017

Mayor Diaz, Tear Down That Wall! Mayor Wilda Diaz has a corned lot property located miles away from the waterfront area of Perth Amboy where she is protecting illegal undocumented immigrants/aliens. Mayor Diaz has gone on public record stating that it is her duty to protect the undocumented immigrants living in Perth Amboy. However, if […]

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Coughlin, Sumter & Wimberly Bill for the Innocent Now Law

17 February 2017

Press Release 2/10/17 TRENTON – Legislation Assembly Democrats Craig Coughlin, Shavonda Sumter and Benjie Wimberly sponsored to help those found not guilty of charges start to rebuild their lives and reputations has been signed into law. “The American justice system is built on the rock solid foundation of innocent-until-proven guilty, but while charges can be […]

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PUBLIC NOTICE

17 February 2017

Take Notice that an application will be submitted to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Land Use Regulation for a Waterfront Development Permit for the development described below: APPLICANT: Perth Amboy 1160, LLC PROJECT NAME: 1160 State Street, Perth Amboy, New Jersey Remediation and Redevelopment Plan PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Remediation of contaminated groundwater […]

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Perth Amboy Y Launches Campaign

17 February 2017

2017 Annual Campaign  There’s Never Been a Better Time to Build a Better Us Press Release 2/1/17 PERTH AMBOY – The RARITAN BAY AREA YMCA launched “For a better us”, an Annual Campaign designed to educate the community on the Y’s work as one of the most effective and enduring charitable organizations, both locally and […]

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Public Notice

17 February 2017

Mobilitie LLC is proposing to construct a new telecommunications tower facility just northwest of the intersection of New Brunswick Avenue & Emmett Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ. The new facility will consist of a 120-foot monopole tower. Any interested party wishing to submit comments regarding the potential effects the proposed facility may have on any historic […]

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Connections Program Seeks Volunteers

17 February 2017

MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The Connections Program of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen, a voluntary child to adult match program is seeking adult volunteers to provide a positive friend relationship to children and youth that has suffered a loss or has special needs.  These children reside in Middlesex County and Franklin Township and are in desperate […]

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Perth Amboy Calendar

TUES. Feb. 15

• Library Board of Trustees, 5 p.m.
Public Library, Jefferson St.

THURS. Feb. 16

• BID, 4 p.m.
City Hall, High St.

TUES. Feb. 21

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

WED. Feb. 22

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

THURS. Feb. 23

• 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. Feb. 15

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

WED. Feb. 22

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

Stay informed! Attend public meetings. All are welcome!