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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 $190,000 which is roughly $145/per square foot. More Perth Amboy information.

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7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

State police search for possible jumper from Driscoll Bridge

WOODBRIDGE - Marine units from the US Coast Guard and Perth Amboy Fire Department are searching the Raritan River following reports that a man jumped from the Alfred E. Driscoll Bridge Tuesday morning. A witness told responding investigators that a man jumped over the side of the bridge and into the river, says Sergeant Jeff Flynn.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Reunions

St. Michael's High School class of 1959 in Union City will celebrate its 55th reunion on Tuesday, from 6 to 10 p.m. at The Spring Lake Manor. Registration costs $75, and includes a buffer dinner, dancing, and other activities, as well as a cash bar.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

NBC New York

Vice Principals Defend Teacher Who Had Sex with Student

An outraged mother is blasting Perth Amboy High School in New Jersey after two vice principals authored letters in support of a substitute teacher who had sex with a teenage student. Anthony Morales, 31, was arrested in 2013 for statutory rape for a 16-month long sexual relationship with the girl who attended the school.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

ThinkProgress

The Link Between Tracy Morgan's Tragic Accident And Trucker Pay

The steel bars that hang horizontally below the tail end of tractor-trailers aren't just stepladders for shipping employees. They're meant to keep your head attached to your neck in the event that you rear-end an 18-wheeler.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Middlesex County College to Offer Saturday Hours on September 20

Students and future students who need enrollment services at Middlesex County College may take advantage of special hours on Saturday, Sept. 20. "This is a convenience for adult students and others who might work during the day and find it easier to take care of enrollment procedures on Saturdays," said Aretha Watson, acting dean of enrollment management.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Cory Booker made $540k in 2013 and gave big to charity, tax returns show

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker is shown at a campaign event in Perth Amboy on September 3. Booker released a summary of his tax returns today NEWARK - U.S. Sen. Cory Booker earned more than half a million dollars last year, gave most of it to charity and paid about $70,000 in federal taxes, according to documents released today and his campaign. Booker today released a three-page summary of his 2013 taxes, which provided a general overview of his earnings.

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NJ.com

Rabid groundhog found in Perth Amboy

PERTH AMBOY - Middlesex County health authorities are reporting that a rabid groundhog was found in Perth Amboy Thursday in the vicinity of Cortland Street and Hall Avenue. Authorities said the city's animal control officer was called Thursday about a groundhog that appeared ill in a vacant field at the end of Cortland Street.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Never Too Late for an Education at Middlesex County College

You receive the same credit for these accelerated courses as you would for the regular semester classes. Fall II begins September 22 and the 7-Week program starts Oct. 27. "We know you have a busy schedule so we offer flexible programs, with three separate Fall terms," said Dr. Mark McCormick, vice president of academic and student affairs.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

NJ.com

PHOTOS: Greek Festival in Jersey City

The 79th annual Jersey City Greek Festival continues until 8 p.m. tonight at the Evangelismos Greek Orthodox Church's community center, 661 Montgomery St. "Bring your family, bring your friends, everyone's invited to enjoy some good Greek hospitality," said Christos M. Genes, the spokesman for the festival. The festivities last night, referred to as "Taverna Night," included performances by DJ "Pete the Greek" Chatzopoulos and a dance performance from the St. Demetrious Greek Orthodox Youth of America Dancers of Perth Amboy.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Reunions

St. Michael's High School class of 1959 in Union City will celebrate its 55th reunion on Sept. 16, from 6 to 10 p.m. at The Spring Lake Manor.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Bring a hearty appetite to the Greek Festival

Members of Jersey City's Evangelismos Orthodox Church will mark the beginning of its annual celebration of Greek culture by raising a sky-blue- and-white flag and shouting "Opa!" The 79th annual Jersey City Greek Festival will return tomorrow and Sunday at the Evangelismos Greek Orthodox Church's community center located at 661 Montgomery St. with festivities beginning at noon. "Bring your family, bring your friends, everyone's invited to enjoy some good Greek hospitality," said Christos M. Genes, the spokesman for the festival.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

Are NJ police departments too white?

In fact, she was taken to task by a number of community groups that had worked with State Patrol officials to bolster minority recruitment - especially by one Bishop Jethro C. James, president of the Newark/North Jersey Committee of Black Churchmen, who said: "The reality is you can't allow your children to be slack and want this career," he said. "If you want this career, you got to be squeaky clean."

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

Man charged with climbing Kennedy Airport fence

Police say a New Jersey man has been arrested after scaling a fence surrounding New York City's Kennedy Airport.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Man assaulted officer, threw ammunition from car during Route 22 chase, Mountainside police say

MOUNTAINSIDE - A vehicle stop turned into a chase down Route 22 Tuesday morning after a Mountainside officer spotted a round of ammunition in the driver's car, police said.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Courier News

Gerdau's Sayreville steel mill continues to thriveGerdau's Sayreville ...

Gerdau's Sayreville steel mill continues to thrive Gerdau Sayreville is the only steel mill still operating in New Jersey, officials said.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Reunions

St. Michael's High School class of 1959 in Union City will celebrate its 55th reunion on Sept.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Patch.com

Residents Help South Brunswick Catch Burglars, Recover Stolen Vehicle

South Brunswick Police in conjunction with Franklin Police have arrested three suspects in conjunction with a series of crimes early Friday morning.

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The Jersey Journal

Opa! Greek Festival in Jersey City returns to celebrate parish's 79 years

Members of Jersey City's Evangelismos Orthodox Church will mark the beginning of its annual celebration of Greek culture by raising a sky-blue and white flag and shouting "Opa!" The 79th annual Jersey City Greek Festival will return Sept.

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The Jersey Journal

Fall Preview: Plan your itinerary now for all the festivals in Hudson County

Autumn is less than a month away and with it marks a time of pumpkin spiced lattes, multi-colored leaves and the chance to spend time at numerous Hudson County events.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Patch.com

Middletown Township Police Blotter: Lewdness, Drug Arrests, and Carjacking

Robert Treadway, age 25, from Aberdeen, was arrested by Patrolman Stephen Greenwood for Driving While Intoxicated.

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