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Portuguese Manor's Lethal Spanish Coffee

I never thought I would make a post about a dessert coffee, but this is well-deserved. Perth Amboy’s Portuguese Manor is without a doubt my favorite restaurant. 230 more words

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The Castle

ECLIPSED early in its development by other colonial ports, Perth Amboy never became the New World metropolis of its founders’ dreams. Antiquarians in William Whitehead’s day could be excused for their disregard of a place with “no crumbling castles, no time-worn battlemented walls, nor monuments of fallen greatness” to meet the eye. 803 more words

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NJ business closed for 'Day Without Immigrants': 'We’re here to work, to make America better'

PERTH AMBOY, NJ — A New Jersey restaurant closed Thursday, as part of the nationwide strike “Day Without Immigrants,” but remained open to employees who wanted to work. 322 more words

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Vessels

ARRIVING in 1823 at Perth Amboy, William Whitehead could recall only one previous experience of travel by water: a crossing of the Hudson with his father on a shallow-draft, two-masted rig called a periauger or pettiauger. 444 more words

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Arrival

TWO hundred years ago or more, the heights of Perth Amboy offered an unobstructed view of Raritan Bay. At the horizon the bay opened onto a vast ocean. 652 more words

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Power Being Restored After Crash Causes PSE&G Outage In Middlesex County

WOODBRIDGE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Power is almost fully restored after a crash early Thursday morning left thousands of PSE&G customers in the dark in Middlesex County. 54 more words

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Men Charged With Employing Forced Labor At N.J. Slaughterhouse

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two men were charged Tuesday with forcing people to work at their slaughterhouse in Middlesex County, New Jersey, federal prosecutors said. 311 more words

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