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Remembering The Past: Sayreville Memories

SAYREVILLE-On Oct. 4, 1918, the T. A. Gillespie Shell-Loading Factory in Morgan exploded, destroying the factory and breaking windows for miles around the area. South Amboy was evacuated and thousands fled their homes to Perth Amboy over the Victory Bridge. Shell parts were still being collected in 1997 from Sayreville’s Eisenhower School.

Corzine Trailing By 12% In New Poll

ATLANTA, Ga. – Gov. Jon Corzine has a 54 percent disapproval rating and trails Republican challenger Christopher Christie by 12 percent in a new poll conducted by Strategic Vision, LLC, an Atlanta-headquartered public relations and public affairs agency.