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Perth Amboy Resident Celebrates a Century

October 1, 2022

PERTH AMBOY, NJ -- One much loved Perth Amboy resident is celebrating a century, as he turns 100 years today. Mr. Jose Ortiz was with his children, family, and friends when he was greeted by a birthday vehicle parade, including Mayor Helmin Caba, Perth Amboy Police, Fire, and the Office on Aging program members in front of his residence.

In recognition of his 100th birthday celebration, ...

Sayreville Day Postponed to October 15

SAYREVILLE, NJ - Sayreville Day has been postponed to Saturday, Oct. 15 from 12:00 Noon to 4:00 p.m. at Kennedy Park.

The Blast from the Past Car Show will be held as scheduled on Friday, September 30 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Kennedy Park.

Governor Signs Diegnan Bill Establishing Irish-American Heritage Month in New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ -- Governor Phil Murphy has signed a joint resolution, which Senators Steven Oroho and Patrick Diegnan sponsored, designating March as Irish-American Heritage Month in New Jersey.

Irish-American Heritage Month will recognize the contributions of Irish-Americans to New Jersey’s economic prosperity and culture.

Approximately 32 million people in the United States and ...

Scenes From The Sayreville Emergency Squad Member Appreciation BBQ

SAYREVILLE, NJ - Members of the Sayreville Emergency Squad were celebrated on Saturday, August 27 with a BBQ to honor their volunteer work. Captain Kevin Ott calls it "a celebration of thanks from me to them." 

There was food, games, and prizes for those who attended, all thanks to the hard work of the volunteers. 

Gold Star Family ID Cards Available to Family Members of U.S. Military Who Died During Active Duty

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – Gold Star identification cards are now available to the spouses, domestic partners, civil union partners, and children of military members who died while serving on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. This includes children to whom the service member was a parent, legal guardian, or other legal custodian, whether related by blood or by law.

Previously, Gold ...

Sayreville Historical Society Held Flea Market On August 27

SAYREVILLE, NJ - The Sayreville Historical Society held its first ever Flea Market on Aug. 27, 2022, in the parking lot of the museum. SHS had 27 vendors for its inaugural event and deemed it a success.

Items ranged from rings and watches to antique dolls and assorted clothing. St. Stan's school was also there to round off a great day. The museum was open to all for a history tour as well ...

South Amboy Veterans' Statue Moved as Work on New Veterans Plaza Begins

SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- For years, the soldier has guarded South Amboy's City Hall, but he will now be moved to a new place of honor on Bordentown Ave., where a new Veterans Plaza will be dedicated on Veterans Day (Friday, Nov. 11, 2022). 

 The City of South Amboy originally installed the statue in honor of local veterans on the front lawn of City Hall on June 1, ...

Sayreville Police Department Partners with Sammy's Hope to Promote Pet Adoption for Month of August

SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The Sayreville police department celebrates another month of partnering with Sammy's Hope, an organization that places homeless animals in homes while providing shelter, socialization, medical care and enrichment since 2010. This month features Annie and Officer Wagner.

Annie is about 1 year old and is the sweetest, happiest girl. She was recently ...

Scenes from Sayreville Historical Society's 'Women's Suffrage' Ice Cream Social

SAYREVILLE, NJ – The Sayreville Historical Society hosted an ice cream social on Sunday, Aug. 21, to celebrate women’s suffrage.The free event featured reenactors in period costumes and an ice cream truck. The society received support from the League of Women Voters and both the Sayreville Republican Organization and the Sayreville Democratic Organization for funding the ice ...

Sayreville Historical Society Hosts Ice Cream Social, Celebrates Suffrage Movement on Aug. 21

SAYREVILLE, NJ -- A celebration of voting rights and summer delights is coming to Sayreville on Sunday. 

The Sayreville Historical Society will celebrate the importance of women getting the right to vote at Borough Hall (167 Main St., Sayreville) on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Free ice cream will be given out to all attendees. The rain date will be August 27.

The ...


Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month is from September 15 through October 15 and celebrates the history, culture, and contributions of Americans of Hispanic ancestry.

          National Hispanic Heritage Month started out as just one week when it was signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson in 1968. It was changed to one month in 1988 by President Ronald ...

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East Course at Tamarack Golf Course Reopens After Extensive Renovations

September 28, 2022

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Middlesex County officials joined Indigo Sports, a Troon Company, at Tamarack Golf Course today, September 28, to view the extensive renovations to the East Course, which reopened to the public on Monday, September 26 after undergoing aesthetic and structural upgrades that began in November 2020. The upgrades, which include improved drainage, a new irrigation system, ...