Perth Amboy is a dump cause its fille...
Educated Puerto Rican

New Brunswick, NJ

#23 Jun 28, 2012
Maybe it's a dump (be)cause of IGNORANT people like yourself, not Puerto Ricans and (D)ominicans.

**Note:()denotes spelling errors
wag

Iselin, NJ

#24 Jul 12, 2012
What is this knock off news website? Read The Home News Tribune, stop being trolls.
Legal And Proud

East Orange, NJ

#25 Jul 13, 2012
Well if the shoe fits.
Its a fact, just look around.....
former PAmboy resident

Forked River, NJ

#26 Aug 8, 2013
Lived there 1950-70. It was upsetting to many to see a new group of people moving in. Hall Ave went Spanish first. Some government leaders owned slum housing and needed new customers. They would not reform or enforce building codes.
Mayor Vas had a big ego. Once beat me out of a parking spot then jumped in front of me at the bar. Still in jail?
City looks good to me. It hit bottom around 1979.
NO WAY

East Orange, NJ

#27 Aug 8, 2013
It was a great town until the Puerto Rican's moved in like locust!
It's the same where ever they live in large numbers.. Crime, Properties go down, nothing but problems, then they blame it on everthing but them selves..
Robert Ocasio

Plainfield, NJ

#28 Nov 21, 2013
Ignorance is so comical.
I truly feel for you guys.
Puertoricans are here legally and to stay I might add.
As for the other occupants of that town who are dodging immigration I can only say good luck.
That being said, anyone who has a problem with Hispanics as a hole in this town or in any needs to step to this Puertorican and bring a BIG STICK.
I was born in this country, I fight where I'm told and I win where I fight.
I don't condone ignorant behavior so please check yourself but I love to be bullied, the callouses on my hands prove it.
Got That Right

East Orange, NJ

#30 Nov 22, 2013
There now taking over South Amboy and its becoming a slum town since the invasion begun!
the italian

Fort Collins, CO

#31 Jan 14, 2014
Even tho many of you might find it racist, its a true fact.
Unknown

Perth Amboy, NJ

#32 Jan 21, 2014
People need to stop being mean about people from Perth Amboy.I live there,and yes,there are alot of Puerto Ricans and Dominicans and not everybody has a passing iq.So just stop being mean to the people that live there.Its hard enough or them!
Denise

South Ozone Park, NY

#33 Jan 22, 2014
The Hispanics in Perth Amboy look healthier, happier, then those in NYC. I've often heard stories about Dominican and Puerto Rican dislike for one another this forum confirms that. Ok my point, as an African American I can identify I see it amongst west indians, Africans, light skin dark skin. Within all these categories you have doctors, lawyers,teachers, etc and let's not forget my Mexican friends. I look at these beautiful people so handsome and so pretty not knowing whose Dominican vs Puerto Rican.
As an A A I wonder if it could be the brown tone of the skin that they are acknowledging in a negative manner. I have researched to find that there are undertones. I think both are beautiful and it saddens me in 2014 there still remains so much prejudice. And guess what the system works on divide and concur. Peace to you my beautiful people.
Renaissance Man

Colonia, NJ

#34 Feb 7, 2014
All races havve their offsets in culture and degraded generations. I aspire to be like my grandfathers,proud working Dominican who knew a simpler yet more filling life. It's not about race ,its about being human. Empathy. Everybody thinks about themselves,theres nothing wrong with that it's not easy to trust others,but remember this land was never ours...this government was never for us,you may live here and see yourself as "American" but in terms of Duality (that means good and bad)dont forget who you are ,where you came from,who brought you here,why your ancestors even lived for etc..This land is Native American,and yet there hasnt been a single Native American President. The point is though you guys are just bickering birds,Im no better but lets try to change Perth Amboy,It's easy to change the economy of a city it just takes a village,not a person. Im talking about action,not crappy little elections for a Mayor who's only thinking about looking good before what comes. Someone to drive the community together,not to be the catalyst of the people.Everybody makes mistakes,but how many times have you heard of groups making mistakes. Drugs and crime lower the cost of houses,so thank the bad guys for that,inflation is happening because ppl are stupid and dont know nothing of currency. Learn my distant cousins,I dont want to bring my children in a world like this
Jennifer

Perth Amboy, NJ

#35 Jun 3, 2014
This is absolutely disgusting. Perth amboy may not be perfect and , yes, I agree that it may need some changes but to generalize an entire town is ignorant to say the least. I am a Puerto Rican female of 25 year old. I went to Rutgers University and graduated with a degree in engineering. Guess what, I am from Perth Amboy. Born and raised. I will never be ashamed to say from where I came from. This town is filled with culture and very proud people. Some of the nicest people I have ever met come from Perth Amboy. I've only encountered truly hateful people in "white" neighborhoods. I was raised to love everyone equally and not judge others by their race. It seems to me that the ignorant ones here are you and the people who raised you. I'm not mad at you. I do, however, feel bad for you. You are one closed minded judgemental individual and that right there is the reason you won't make it too far in life.
Jennifer

Perth Amboy, NJ

#36 Jun 3, 2014
Got That Right wrote:
There now taking over South Amboy and its becoming a slum town since the invasion begun!
They're* and I'm the one with the "low IQ?"
Jennifer

Perth Amboy, NJ

#37 Jun 3, 2014
Renaissance Man wrote:
All races havve their offsets in culture and degraded generations. I aspire to be like my grandfathers,proud working Dominican who knew a simpler yet more filling life. It's not about race ,its about being human. Empathy. Everybody thinks about themselves,theres nothing wrong with that it's not easy to trust others,but remember this land was never ours...this government was never for us,you may live here and see yourself as "American" but in terms of Duality (that means good and bad)dont forget who you are ,where you came from,who brought you here,why your ancestors even lived for etc..This land is Native American,and yet there hasnt been a single Native American President. The point is though you guys are just bickering birds,Im no better but lets try to change Perth Amboy,It's easy to change the economy of a city it just takes a village,not a person. Im talking about action,not crappy little elections for a Mayor who's only thinking about looking good before what comes. Someone to drive the community together,not to be the catalyst of the people.Everybody makes mistakes,but how many times have you heard of groups making mistakes. Drugs and crime lower the cost of houses,so thank the bad guys for that,inflation is happening because ppl are stupid and dont know nothing of currency. Learn my distant cousins,I dont want to bring my children in a world like this
Well said.
Will Perez

Weehawken, NJ

#41 Sep 8, 2014
Funny, instead of using "its", the proper term would be "it's". Also, instead of "cause" the proper term would be "because". Pretty ironic that you would criticize yet your grammar is atrocious.
TONY BENEDDETTO

Fords, NJ

#42 Sep 16, 2014
wag wrote:
What is this knock off news website? Read The Home News Tribune, stop being trolls.
ONLY THE "VERY STUPID, "UNINTELLIGENT FOLKS ARE "RACIST," ANYONE WHO CANT SEE PAST A PERSONS RACE, OR THEIR SKIN COLOR ARE INDEED "VERY SICK" AND "EXTREMELY UNINTELLIGENT," ITS VERY PLAIN, AND ITS VERY SIMPLE,.... SMH.
TONY BENEDDETTO

Fords, NJ

#43 Sep 16, 2014
Educated Puerto Rican wrote:
Maybe it's a dump (be)cause of IGNORANT people like yourself, not Puerto Ricans and (D)ominicans.
**Note:()denotes spelling errors
FOLKS SPELLING ERRORS HAVE NOT A DAM THING TO DO WITH ANYTHING YOU UNEDUCATED PUERTO RICAN, APPARENTLY YOU "SIR HAVE BEEN UNDERSTANDING FOLKS SPELLING AND WRITING ERRORS VERY WELL OR YOU WOULD NOT BE RESPONDING, SPELLING HAVE NOT A DAM THING TO DO WITH ANYTHING HERE YOU "PHONY "ENGLISH" TEACHER" SMH... AND YOU "SIR ARE NO BETTER THAN ANY OTHER PUERTO RICAN, OR ANY OTHER RACE OF PEOPLE IN THIS WORLD, YOU NEED TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL TO LEARN HOW TO SPEAK TO OTHERS...DUH.
TONY BENEDDETTO

Fords, NJ

#44 Sep 16, 2014
Will Perez wrote:
Funny, instead of using "its", the proper term would be "it's". Also, instead of "cause" the proper term would be "because". Pretty ironic that you would criticize yet your grammar is atrocious.
A PERSONS GRAMMAR HAVE NOTHING AT ALL TO DO WITH ANYTHING HERE "YOU PHONY ENGLISH TEACHERS" YOU PEOPLE SURELY UNDERSTOOD WHAT OTHERS POSTED VERY WELL, OR YOU WOULD NOT BE RESPONDING BACK, WHO ARE YOUS??? OR ANYONE ELSE ?TO BE CRITICIZING ANYONE ELSE? BECAUSE OF THEIR GRAMMAR? IF YOU DONT LIKE WHAT ANYONE HAS POSTED? THEN SIMPLY DONT READ IT!!! VERY PLAIN, AND VERY SIMPLE, AND THIS GOES FOR ALL OF YOU SO CALLED "IGNORANT "ENGLISH TEACHERS OUT THERE, SUCH COMPLETE "STUPIDITY.I HAVE ALWAYS NOTICED WHENEVER SOME ONE SAYS SOMETHING TO STRIKE A NERVE AND THE OTHER PERSON DONT KNOW HOW TO RESPOND BACK BECAUSE THEY ARE SO DAM UPSET ALL THAT THEY CAN THINK OF TO DO TO TRY TO GET EVEN IS TO ATTACK ANOTHER PERSONS GRAMMAR AND THAT IS TRULY PATHETIC THE TRUTH SURE DOES HURT OUTCH!!!!!!! MR. WILL PEREZ THIS POST IS FOR ALL OF THE ENGLISH TEACHERS IT REALLY IS NOT REFFERRING TO YOU BUT TO THE ONES YOU ARE SPEAKING ABOUT AND I AGREE WITH YOUR POSTING WILL...LOL
TONY BENEDDETTO

Fords, NJ

#45 Sep 16, 2014
TONY BENEDDETTO wrote:
<quoted text>ONLY THE "VERY STUPID, "UNINTELLIGENT FOLKS ARE "RACIST," ANYONE WHO CANT SEE PAST A PERSONS RACE, OR THEIR SKIN COLOR ARE INDEED "VERY SICK" AND "EXTREMELY UNINTELLIGENT," ITS VERY PLAIN, AND ITS VERY SIMPLE,.... SMH.
HOW DARE ANYBODY CRITICIZE ANYBODY FOR ANYTHING? OR ABOUT ANYTHING? NO BODY ELSE IS BETTER THAN ANYBODY ELSE, HARBORING HATE DESTROYS THE BODY IT DOES MORE DAMAGE IN THE OBJECT IN WHICH ITS STORED, THAN ON THE OBJECT IN WHICH ITS POURED, AND ALL HATERS ARE "VERY UNINTELLIGENT" FOLKS THEY HAVE NO INTELLIGENCE WHATSOEVER, NONE OF YOU PEOPLE ARE "GOD ALMIGHTY" HOW DARE YOUS PUT ANY ONE ELSE DOWN FOR THEIR RACE, THEIR GRAMMAR, OR THE TOWN THAT THEY LIVE IN, BE VERY "CAREFUL SOMEDAY YOU YOUR OWN SELF MAY HAVE TO GO LIVE IN A "DUMP AND MABEY MUCH SOONER THAN YOU PEOPLE THINK, AND TRUST ME YOU WILL BE HAPPY TO GET IN ANY DUMP AT THAT, YOUS DONT KNOW WHAT YOUS LIVES WILL BE LIKE TOMORROW, OR EVEN THE VERY NEXT SECOND FOR THAT MATTER "QUIT BEING SO "IGNORANT... WAKE UP.
TONY BENEDDETTO

Fords, NJ

#46 Sep 16, 2014
TONY BENEDDETTO wrote:
<quoted text>ONLY THE "VERY STUPID, "UNINTELLIGENT FOLKS ARE "RACIST," ANYONE WHO CANT SEE PAST A PERSONS RACE, OR THEIR SKIN COLOR ARE INDEED "VERY SICK" AND "EXTREMELY UNINTELLIGENT," ITS VERY PLAIN, AND ITS VERY SIMPLE,.... SMH.
LOOK OUT! ALL OF YOU "PATHETIC HATERS" BECAUSE "KARMA IS A SURE ENOUGH BITCH!!!!!!!!

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