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Perth Amboy, New Jersey is located in Middlesex County. Zip codes in Perth Amboy, NJ include 08862, 08861, and 08863. The median home price in Perth Amboy is $185,000 which is roughly $124/per square foot. More Perth Amboy information.

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2 hrs ago | Courier News

Perth Amboy man sentenced for scheme to file fraudulent income tax returns

A Perth Amboy man was sentenced to 18 months in prison for his role in filing fraudulent income tax returns and illegally receiving about $500,000 in refunds, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman said Wednesday in a news release.

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6 hrs ago | Patch.com

Third Suspect In Middlesex County Slaying Arrested In Ohio

A third suspect has been arrested in Ohio and is being held on charges of fatally shooting a New Brunswick resident outside his home more than a month ago, Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Anthony A. Caputo, director of the New Brunswick Police Department, announced Wednesday.

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12 hrs ago | NJ.com

Perth Amboy gives $15,000 to former employee who sued over pay raise

PERTH AMBOY - A former government employee who sued the city because she did not receive a pay raise she claims Mayor Wilda Diaz had promised has been paid a settlement of $15,000, according to court records.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Courier News

Injured Perth Amboy firefighter and his family find healing through helping others

Battalion Chief Timothy Simon, a nearly 23-year veteran of the Perth Amboy Fire Department, is home recovering more than a year after suffering inhalation burns while fighting an early morning fire that displaced 14 Grove Street residents.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Courier News

One man's battle to save a shul

Hershel Chomsky is holding onto tradition with both hands. The Perth Amboy man prays alone in the all-but-closed Congregation Shaarey Tefiloh on Market Street as he continues to challenge the building's sale by the congregation board.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Police: Perth Amboy man charged with robbery of E-Z Pick Convenience Store

After a police investigation Elvin Salas, 22 of 533 High Street, was arrested and charged with robbery, unlawful possession of a knife, possession of a weapon for unlawful purpose and possession of drugs.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Asbury Park Press

24-year term in fatal shooting

A Perth Amboy man has been sentenced to 24 years in state prison for fatally shooting a Keyport man and wounding the victim's sister in Woodbridge.

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NJ.com

Sweeney: Time to respect Sandy victims, reform aid process

In February, I began a tour of New Jersey to hear directly from victims of Hurricane Sandy about their troubles getting critical state aid.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

NJ.com

Perth Amboy marina racked by Sandy shows signs of new life

"This is the pride of our city. Most urban towns build right up to the water, but we have a park-like setting here and open space."

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Courier News

Home News Tribune Police Blotter

Arrested was the owner/operator Eddy Antonio Estrella, 41, of 493 Penn St. Seized from the location were numerous gambling receipts and ledgers, a laptop computer and printers, a money counter, along with $11,965.

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The Jersey Journal

Perth Amboy man man sentenced to 24 years in prison for killing man, wounding his sister in 2009

Angel Torres, also known as Angel Ramos, at a previous court hearing, was sentenced today to 24 years in prison for killing a man and wounding his sister.

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The Jersey Journal

Construction causing 10-minute delay on Route 440 in Perth Amboy

Construction on Route 440 northbound between the New Jersey Turnpike in Edison and Amboy Avenue is causing a 10 minute delay.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Alternative Press

West Orange Fire Department Spearheading St. Barnabas Burn Unit Toy Drive

On March 26, 2013, Perth Amboy Fire Department Battalion Chief Timothy Simon sustained life-threatening injuries that required immediate lifesaving care at the St. Barnabas Burn Center in West Orange.

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The Jersey Journal

Perth Amboy man charged in illegal gambling operation

Eddy Antonio Estrella, 41, of 493 Penn St., is charged with promoting gambling and possession of gambling records and devices, police said today.

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Courier News

Elizabeth man accused of falsely collecting funds for fake Perth Amboy soccer organization

An Elizabeth man has been arrested for falsely collecting funds for a fake city soccer organization.

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The Jersey Journal

Elizabeth man's goal was theft in soccer scam, Perth Amboy cops say

PERTH AMBOY - Police here arrested an Elizabeth man on charges that he solicited donations for a soccer organization that doesn't exist.

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The Jersey Journal

Jersey City hospital received $19 million too much in 2007

New Jersey health officials in 2007 overbilled Medicaid by $22 million in charity care payments that they gave to four hospitals serving low-income or uninsured patients, including $19 million to the Jersey City Medical Center, according to a new federal audit report.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Obamacare eclipses low-cost NJ health plan for middle-class kids

Dr. Kyon Hood examines Stephanie Cubas, 4, of Perth Amboy at the pediatric emergency room at St. Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick in this 2013 file photo.

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Asbury Park Press

SWEENEY: Superstorm Sandy victims deserve Bill of Rights

In February, I began a tour of New Jersey to hear directly from victims of superstorm Sandy about their troubles getting critical state aid.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Federal report: N.J. overbilled Medicaid by $22M in 2007, including $19M to Jersey City hospital

A federal report finds that the Jersey City Medical Center was overpaid $39 million in charity care in 2007, $19 million of which the federal government wants back.

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