Perth Amboy

Perth Amboy Mayor to seek third term

PERTH AMBOY – Mayor Wilda Diaz said “I’m definitely running again,” when she was asked about seeking third term during the grand opening of the Jewish Renaissance Medical Center. A former bank teller who deposed former Mayor Joe Vas in…

Nurses graduate UCC & Trinitas

A class of 46 completed the co-operative nursing program offered through Trinitas School of Nursing and Union County College (UCC) in May. The graduates now hold nursing diplomas and Associate in Science degrees granted at graduation exercises held recently at…

NJ taxpayers got smoked in tobacco bond deal

Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica TRENTON, N.J. — When state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff briefed lawmakers on New Jersey’s ailing budget in April, he brought good news. His office had just…