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December 7, 2021

SAYREVILLE, NJ -- On Tuesday morning Sayreville hosted its Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day to honor the lives lost on the 80th anniversary of the event. The ceremony was held at the Ken Buchanan Waterfront on River Road. "The attack actually united and strengthen our country," Sayreville American ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The Sayreville Holiday Parade of Lights was celebrated from Main Street to in front of Borough Hall on Sunday night. The event featured many organizations within the town: Borough of Sayreville Council Sayreville GOP Sayreville Board of Education Sayreville War ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The holiday season is meant for sharing and enjoying time with family. As Thanksgiving rolls into Christmas, being around loved ones is the expectation during this time of year. Unfortunately for some, getting together can feel much different with the loss of a relative. It is ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The Borough of Sayreville will host a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Service on Tuesday, Dec. 7, the 80th anniversary of the attack on the U.S. fleet in the Pacific, at 7:55 a.m. at the Ken Buchanan Waterfront on River Road. Each year on Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor Survivors, veterans, and ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- A number of factors have contributed to the rising cost of running the Sayreville Rescue Squad, including increased call volume, operational equipment costs (particularly replacement apparatus), and a significant surge in administrative costs. This has all strained the ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- As Thanksgiving passes, and Jingle Bells starts playing on the radio, the holiday shopping season is upon us. A recent WalletHub study dove into the tendencies of holiday shopping: Macy’s, JCPenney, and Belk are 2021’s Best Places to Shop on Black Friday, offering an ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- Sayreville Recreation will host its annual holiday Parade of Lights on Main Street on Sunday, Dec. 5 at 6:00 p.m.  The  "We are trying to keep it as it always has been. Marchers will include athletic groups, schools, the high school marching band, and, of course, Santa will ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- Sometimes even Santa needs help, especially at this time of year. In this instance, Officer Jim Satorski of the Sayreville police department noticed a young deer (possibly with a red nose) running in and out of traffic on Bordentown Avenue. Officer Satorski was able to lasso ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- Heading to visit family house for Thanksgiving and planning to have a few beers during football or some wine during dinner?   Sayreville police and the Brandon Tyler Narleski Charitable Foundation have teamed up to prevent drunk driving. Use the QR code and take $10 off ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Airports and roads may seem jam-packed this year as AAA predicts 53.4 million people to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, up 13% from 2020. This brings travel volumes within 5% of pre-pandemic levels in 2019, with air travel almost completely recovering from its dramatic fall ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- A blood drive will take place on Sunday, Dec. 5, at St. Mary's (256 Augusta St.) in South Amboy at the school cafeteria from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. According to the City of South Amboy website, the blood drive is being held because 'there is a national blood shortage across the ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- South Amboy's annual tree lighting and emergency vehicle parade will once again be a part of the city's Christmas tradition, as it has been announced the event will be on Friday, Dec. 3 at City Hall (140 North Broadway) beginning around 6 p.m. The celebration will include arts ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- The South Amboy Green Team and Clean Communities, partnered with Love U Foundation and Helping Hands, will host another annual pickup at the boat launch area and beach front on Sunday, Nov. 21 at 11 a.m. South Amboy Clean Communities will distribute bags, gloves, lunch, and ...

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METUCHEN, NJ -- Saint Joseph High School is hosting a Christmas Tree Sale and a toy drive on campus in the coming weeks. Starting Monday, Nov. 29, through Saturday, Dec. 4, the community is invited to drop off a new unwrapped gift for children ages newborn to 16 as part of the Toys for Tots campus ...

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11 adoptions finalized during event MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – In honor of National Adoption Day taking place on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, Middlesex County hosted its 14th annual National Adoption Day event on Wednesday, Nov. 17. This year’s Adoption Day event saw the adoptions of 11 children ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on: Gorczyka Place (between James Street and To End) Eulner Street (between Ridgeway Avenue and Fouratt Avenue) This work coincides with the utility’s citywide effort to make ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The Sayreville Fire Department and Sayreville PBA Local 98 will host a charity cornhole tournament on Sunday, Dec. 5, in support of a dispatcher's battle against cancer. The event is in support of Sayreville 911 operator Anthony Magliocco, a lifelong Sayreville resident who ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The Sayreville Engine Company No. 1 has announced the return of the Santa Run for Sayreville residents. With a donation, Sayreville Fire Department members will show up on a firetruck to an individual's house with Santa, who can even provide a gift to the household. To ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- St. Stan's School participated in Jeans for Troops Day on Veterans Day (Thursday, Nov. 11). The event is sponsored by the Gi Go Fund, a nonprofit charitable organization that assists veterans, active-duty personnel, their family members, veteran supporters, and all members of the ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- Sayreville celebrated Veterans Day (Nov. 11) in front of its borough hall to recognize active and former military members, as well as those that have passed. "We celebrate those who have devoted their lives and self selflessly put their lives on hold bravely to train, protect, ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- St. Stan's School kicked off this week's Sayreville Veterans Day celebrations on Monday by honoring former military members with a ceremony. The yearly event is one the school holds dearly. "The veterans play a very big part in everything we do here at the school," St. Stan's ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- The City of South Amboy will be hosting two veteran events to honor former military members in November. The first of the events will take place Thursday, Nov. 11, at City Hall (140 N. Broadway) for Veterans Day Services. All are welcomed to join the event, which begins at 11 ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The Arts Institute of Middlesex County is presenting and supporting a multitude of arts and culture events, exhibitions, and shows throughout the month of November. The month is packed with programming primarily centered around Native American Heritage Month. While some ...

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SAYREVILLE -- Apparently, you do not have to be a drummer to qualify as a supervisor of public works. (Who knew?) Even so, Phil Quigley still drums to his own beat. “Everything has a rhythm to it,” Quigley says. The superintendent of Public Works at Sayreville, Quigley has a plethora of ...

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FANWOOD, NJ – Chelsea Senior Living (“Chelsea”), a leader in senior housing and care, has started offering COVID-19 vaccine booster shots to the residents in all of its communities. This extra dose of the Pfizer vaccine was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last month for ...

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SAYREVILLE -- PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on: Thomas Avenue (between Oak Street and To End) James Street (between Oak Street and To End) Gorczyka Place (between James Street and To End) Cross Avenue (between Oak Street and ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- The South Amboy YMCA Halloween Festival will take place on Fri., Oct. 29 from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. The event is free and will offer several activities for children and adults. The festival is located at the South Amboy YMCA (200 John T O'Leary Blvd.). The major activities will ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- St. Stanislaus Kostka School will display flags around the school and parish property in November to honor those who served and are currently serving our country as members of our military. The flags will also honor our local heroes such as police, firefighters, EMS, and all ...

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KINGS BAY, GA -- A South Amboy native is stationed at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, home port to all East Coast ballistic-missile and guided-missile submarines. Petty Officer 2nd Class Colin Jannuzzi, a 2010 South Amboy Middle High School graduate, joined the Navy eight years ago. Today, he ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on Manor Street between South Pine Avenue and its end. This work coincides with the utility’s citywide effort to make gas delivery to local homes and businesses safer, cleaner and more ...

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