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Police Blotter for April 24, 2014
Several dresser drawers in a bedroom were open and a jewelry box was dumped out on a bed.
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The Citizens Campaign
Empowering Perth Amboy Parents & Students Recap
On Saturday, March 29th we hosted a conference in Perth Amboy focused on Empowering Parents & Students.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
New Jersey Catholics head to Vatican in Rome for canonization of 2 former Popes
Record crowds are flocking to the Vatican to see the canonization of two former Popes, including a large contingent from New Jersey.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
New Jersey Jewish News
Empty ark figures, briefly, in shul quarrel
Herschel Chomsky of Perth Amboy, who is leading efforts to block the sale of the city's last Orthodox synagogue, reported to police April 5 that the scrolls were missing from its ark.
Middlesex County sponsors birthday parties for residents age 90 and older
The Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services is conducting Birthday Bashes for senior citizens age 90 and older as part of its National Older Americans Month celebration.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
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."
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.