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Assumption Catholic School Holds Open House Feb. 2

PERTH AMBOY — Assumption Catholic School will host an open house on Sunday, Feb. 2, from 1-4 p.m. as part of its Catholic Schools Week celebrations. Light refreshments and school tours will be available for prospective students and their parents. Founded in…

Former Youth Pastor Sentenced To 10 Years For Sex Assaults

PERTH AMBOY — A former youth pastor was sentenced Friday to serve 10 years in a New Jersey state prison for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old boy on numerous occasions more than a decade ago, Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced.

Perth Amboy Catholic School Students Win “Be Smart About Medicine” Contest

Pictured left to right: Lizbeth Nunez, Antonio Feliciano, Alyssa Sierra and Jazmin Genao.

PERTH AMBOY — Four Students from Perth Amboy Catholic School were winners in the “Be Smart About Medicine” Creative Expression Contest sponsored by the Coalition for Healthy Communities, NCADD of Middlesex County.

Perth Amboy HS Substitute Teacher Sentenced To Prison

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PERTH AMBOY — A substitute teacher at Perth Amboy High School was sentenced Tuesday to three years in a New Jersey state prison for endangering the welfare of one of his female students, Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced.

Perth Amboy Pharmacist, Edison Doctor Charged In Alleged Pill Scheme


PERTH AMBOY – A city pharmacist and a Staten Island doctor who lives in Edison were arrested Wednesday for their alleged roles in an illegal scheme to sell oxycodone pills to longshoremen in Staten Island and Brooklyn, according to a report by the Staten Island Advance.

Pallone Calls For Extension Of Unemployment Insurance

Rep. Frank Pallone

PERTH AMBOY — This morning, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. visited the Puerto Rican Association for Human Development (PRAHD) in Perth Amboy and spoke about the importance of unemployment benefits for out-of-work New Jerseyans.