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  1. Middlesex, Union Teachers of the Year namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Courier News

    NJ Teachers of the Year named in Middlesex, Union counties Teachers from Perth Amboy and Linden have been named Teachers of the Year in their counties Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: https://mycj.co/2OKEsoV TRENTON - A girls soccer coach in Perth Amboy and a dance teacher in Linden have been named Teachers of the Year in Middlesex and Union counties. Matthew Wechter, a teacher at Robert N. Wilentz Elementary School in Perth Amboy, received the honor for Middlesex County, while Barbara Brady, a teacher at Linden High School, was honored in Union County.

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  2. Jersey-born 'Puzzle' director puts the piecesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Courier News

    ... character - she was real. "I dedicate this film to her," said Turtletaub, who was born in Lakewood and raised in Perth Amboy and Woodbridge. "I related to this story because I was raised by that woman. I was raised by a woman who doted on her ...

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  3. Cold Case: Who beat 92-year-old woman to death with her cane?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 16 | Courier News

    Barry Rosengarten chooses to remember his aunt Ruth Jacobson for the way she lived - as a loving, generous woman - rather than the brutally violent way the 92-year-old city philanthropist died in her home nearly 27 years ago. "She was a fantastic, generous, giving individual," said Rosengarten, founder and president of Rosengarten Realty and Development Corp. in Perth Amboy, noting Jacobson was generous to her family and various organizations, especially those serving the Jewish community.

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  4. N.J. restaurants that have closed so far in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | The Jersey Journal

    ... doing the volume it needed to stay profitable, owner Andrew Welder said in an interview about the closing. The Perth Amboy staple stopped serving wings and beers in April after 43 years because, the namesake owner has said he needs to address health ...

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  5. Sergeant searches for precious potential in Marine recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | The Daily Commercial

    ... Oct. 23, 1983 Marine barracks bombing that claimed the lives of 241 servicemen. Rivera, a 27-year old native of Perth Amboy, New Jersey, joined the Corps in 2009 to "better myself and put some distance between me and some of the people I was hanging ...

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  6. Trespasser killed by train at Metuchen station;aRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Courier News

    ... Line near the Plainfield Train Station. Last Saturday morning, a man who trespassed on the tracks near the Perth Amboy train station was fatally hit by a NJ Transit train. There have so far been 20 fatal trespasser strikes on NJ Transit lines in ...

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  7. Sparta police blotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | The Sparta Independent

    Suspended Perth Amoby man arrested on warrant On Aug. 2 at approximately 8:40 am, P.O. Brian Porter stopped a white box truck for an unclear plate. Upon obtaining credentials from the driver, 24 year old Jefry Henriquez-Santos of Perth Amboy, NJ, Officer Porter discovered that Henriquez-Santos' license was suspended and he had an active warrant for $250 out of Perth Amboy.

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  8. MSNBC will broadcast from Somerville this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | Courier News

    ... of laid back affair - choice of tea bag tea and several dessert items. The Proprietary House on Kearny Avenue in Perth Amboy will present "Ghosts of Proprietary House, A Haunted History Tour" at 7 and 8:30 p.m. Oct. 13 and 14. A popular haunt for ...

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  9. Surveillance camera shows off-duty NYPD cop dropping a weapon by man he shot in the faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 5 | Boing Boing

    ... girlfriend in the face." What a charmer. Thwarting Darwinism, or, more likely, a pair of earbuds, a cop from the Perth Amboy Police Department in New Jersey, hauled ass to save a man from being smooshed by a train-and it was all caught on the ...

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  10. Perth Amboy man fatally hit by NJ Transit train near city stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | Courier News

    A man who trespassed on the tracks near the city train station was fatally hit by a NJ Transit on Saturday morning. Perth Amboy man fatally hit by NJ Transit train near city station A man who trespassed on the tracks near the city train station was fatally hit by a NJ Transit on Saturday morning.

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  11. Beyonce/Jay Z concertgoers pan NJ Transit performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A chaotic week for NJ Transit continued on Saturday with the second fatal pedestrian strike of the week as complaints mounted over crowded trains following a Beyonce/Jay Z concert Friday night. A man was fatally struck 7:30 a.m. Saturday by a NJ Transit train on the North Jersey Coast Line near Perth Amboy Station.

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  12. Man hit, killed by NJ Transit train in Middlesex CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | The Jersey Journal

    The North Jersey Coastline train hit the man at the Perth Amboy Train Station around 7:30 a.m., according to NJ Transit spokeswoman Lisa Torbic. At the time of the incident there were three crew members on the train and no passengers.

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  13. 10 pounds of weed, $65K in cash seized and 8 arrested in drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | NJ.com

    ... Bridge, Long Branch City and Edison Township. Detectives began working on the case in December 2017. Police in Perth Amboy, Elizabeth, Wall Township and Old Bridge worked on the investigation, along with the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office and ...

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  14. Howard Felsher, Game Show Whiz Who Overcame Scandal, Dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | The New York Times

    ... of conscience to make that change, were you, Mr. Felsher?" Howard Davis Felsher was born on Oct. 18, 1927, in Perth Amboy, N.J., to Alfred and Gussie (Fogel) Felsher. His father ran a grocery store in Princeton, N.J. After he died, his wife and ...

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  15. New Jersey Cop Saves Man from Approaching TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | WYCD-FM Southfield

    A Perth Amboy, NJ Police Officer made an amazing rescue of a man on NJ TRANSIT tracks, and caught it on his body cam.

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  16. Perth Amboy man, 3 others charged with shopliftingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Courier News

    A 21-year-old Perth Amboy man and three others were arrested early Thursday for allegedly shoplifting more than $1,200 worth of merchandise from a 24-hour Walmart store Perth Amboy man, 3 others charged with shoplifting from East Brunswick Walmart A 21-year-old Perth Amboy man and three others were arrested early Thursday for allegedly shoplifting more than $1,200 worth of merchandise from a 24-hour Walmart store Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: https://mycj.co/2v9BF07 EAST BRUNSWICK - A 21-year-old Perth Amboy man and three others, all from New York, were arrested early Thursday for allegedly shoplifting more than $1,200 worth of merchandise from a 24-hour Walmart.

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  17. Early favorite Good Magic headlines The Haskell InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Double G Sports

    ... Robert "Butch" Reid Jr. (Navy Commander) was born in Camden while Kelly John Breen (Roaming Union) was born in Perth Amboy, just 20 miles from Monmouth Park. "As a kid, The Haskell was everything. This is where I first came to the track," said ...

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  18. .com | WATCH: New Jersey police officer saves homeless man sleeping on train tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | News24

    Body camera video captured the incident as Perth Amboy Patrolman Kyle Savoia runs along the tracks screaming and waving his hands to alert the man.

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  19. Cop hauls ass to save man from oncoming trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Boing Boing

    Thwarting Darwinism, or, more likely, a pair of earbuds, a cop from the Perth Amboy Police Department in New Jersey, hauled ass to save a man from being smooshed by a train--and it was all caught on the officer's body camera. Why anyone, unless they were in some emotional distress, would decide that walking down a set of train tracks oblivious to an oncoming locomotive was a good idea is beyond me.

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  20. Body-Cam Footage Of NJ Police Officer Racing To Tell Man He's About To Get Hit By A TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Hedonistica

    This is the body-cam footage from a rookie cop in Perth Amboy, New Jersey running full speed to yell at a dude to get off the tracks before he gets flattened by an train -- managing to reach him right in the nick of time. How the hell people continue to be so oblivious is beyond me, but I suspect there may have been drugs involved in this case.

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