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City Highlights Upcoming Improvements and Activity

SLIDE SHOW: PAMAC Youth Alliance Sticker Shock Campaign

SLIDE SHOW: Shield Awards

Earth Week Celebration

Pickets at Alameda Center

Hazmat Called

This Week in World War II: 75 Years Ago

LOOKING BACK

Mother’s Day Advertising

Holocaust Days of Remembrance Ceremonies, May 1

Easter 2017

The Justice System Has Failed Us

Amboy Bank Opens New Branch in Matawan’s Cheesequake Area

Donation Made to Learning Center

SLIDE SHOW: Easter Egg Hunt

Good Friday Procession

International Tabletop Day

27 April 2017

Press Release 4/11/17 WOODBRIDGE – Come out for an afternoon of fun and games at the International Tabletop Day at Woodbridge Main Library!  Join us on Saturday, April 29th from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. for an afternoon of meeting new people and playing new games. We will be featuring classic easy to learn games, […]

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Community Events & Notices

21 April 2017

Neighborhood Watch Resident Meeting PERTH AMBOY – Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 6 p.m., 415 Fayette Street in the Community Room. We will be meeting to continue the conversation on Neighborhood Watch program in your neighborhood. Topics will include: • Street Lights •Our next Neighborhood Watch and Shred event at Patten Park, 339 Read Street […]

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EDITORIAL: When are They Coming?

21 April 2017

8/8/16 – Homeless Population Discussed. – Story in the Amboy Guardian. Pastor Bernadette Falcon-Lopez and the then Municipal Department Head came forward to talk about the homeless population in Perth Amboy. The topic included Perth Amboy and New Brunswick as being the only two municipalities in Middlesex County to address this situation. In subsequent Council […]

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Community Voice

21 April 2017

TRUE Down to the Wire In a response to Michael J. Rusznak’s letter on April 12, 2017 “Heinous Crimes” and what was written is TRUE down to the wire. This has been going on in America for many years but most Americans don’t want to hear this. Here’s something more spooky – it’s called Child […]

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Two Resolutions Polled Separately

21 April 2017

Council Seeks Further Discussion 4/12/17 Council Meeting PERTH AMBOY – R-152 – 4/17 Concurring with the Appointment of William J. Fitzpatrick as Tax Assessor and waiving the residency requirement effective April 17, 2017 with a 4 year term beginning July 1, 2017. The Resolution passed unanimously. R-160 – 4/17 – Accepting the bid and awarding a […]

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Reps Praise Historic Site Completion

21 April 2017

Vitale & Coughlin Praise Completion of Perth Amboy Historic Site’s Restoration and Improvement Project $110K NJ Historic Trust Grant Used to Repair and  Restore Surveyor General’s Office Press Release 4/13/17 Perth Amboy – Senator Joseph F. Vitale and Assemblyman Craig Coughlin praised the recent completion of the restoration and improvement of the Surveyor General’s Office […]

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Handicapped Committee Overwhelmed

21 April 2017

Thomas Mundy Peterson Plaque,  Food & Water Watch 4/10/17 Caucus PERTH AMBOY – City Clerk Elaine Jasko asked that this be listed for a topic for discussion. She stated, “I met with Acting Chief McKeon and Officer Chris Joy to discuss problems were having with the Handicap Committee. A lot of times there’s not a […]

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South Amboy Introduces 2017 Budget

21 April 2017

By: Joseph L. Kuchie SOUTH AMBOY – The South Amboy city council adopted a resolution introducing the 2017 Budget at last Tuesday’s city council meeting. The budget includes a $661,000 surplus and just a one cent tax increase, which on the average home is approximately $26.60. “I think it shows a very efficiently run working […]

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Safety Program Underway

21 April 2017

Distracted Driving Enforcement and Education Campaign: UDrive. UText. UPay. to be Carried Out Locally from April 1 – April 21, 2017 Press Release 4/13/17 PERTH AMBOY – Law enforcement officers from the Perth Amboy Police Department will be cracking down on distracted drivers during April as part of New Jersey’s UDrive. UText. UPay. enforcement campaign. […]

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Notice to All Perth Amboy Housing Authority Public Housing and Section 8 Participants

21 April 2017

Effective Monday, April 17, 2017, please be advised that the Housing Authority of the City of Perth Amboy will implement new office hours of operation for program participants as follows: Monday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Wednesday: Appointments Only- No Walk-Ins Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Friday: Appointments […]

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Passion Play

21 April 2017

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City to Aid Photo-Taking Businesspeople

21 April 2017

Mayor Wilda Diaz and Perth Amboy’s BID Presents  Social Media Marketing  Workshop for Local Businesses Find Out to How to Take Better Photos with Smartphones to  Promote Products & Services Press Release 4/13/17 PERTH AMBOY – Small businesses can enhance their social media presence and digital marketing efforts by taking better business photographs with smartphones. […]

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Movies @ Main: Denzel Washington

21 April 2017

Press Release 4/4/17 WOODBRIDGE – On May 5 the Woodbridge Main Library will begin a late Spring / early Summer Film Series scheduled each Friday at 2pm that will spotlight the diverse and award-winning roles of Denzel Washington. The first movie is The Magnificent Seven, a 2016 remake of the classic 1960 western film, with […]

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Our Lady of Martyrs to be Celebrated

21 April 2017

PERTH AMBOY – St. John Paul II Parish Celebrates the Feast of Our Lady of Martyrs. Our Lady of the Rosary Fatima Church, 188 Wayne St., Perth Amboy. Saturday, April 22, 2017: 12 Noon: Commencement of Feast with food, beverage, and musical presentations. 7 p.m.: Musical presentation of “NRG Band” of South River, NJ for […]

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Public Hearing Notice: English and Spanish

21 April 2017

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE  TAKE NOTICE that the City of Perth Amboy has filed an application with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), Green Acres Program, proposing to divert approximately 0.08 acres of lands known as part of Block 228.05, Lot 3; Block 228.06, Lot 3.01, and Block 228.04, Lot 3.02, Perth Amboy, Middlesex […]

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The First Caretaker at the Kearny Cottage

21 April 2017

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Perth Amboy Calendar

MON. April 24

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

WED. April 26

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

TUES. April 27

• 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. April 19

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

WED. May 3

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

Stay informed! Attend public meetings. All are welcome!