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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

New Jersey


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. 439 more words

Perth Amboy


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

Perth Amboy

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


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


My 5 top international eateries in Central Jersey

When people ask me what I do for a living, I’m always pretty psyched to tell them that I write about local travel and food in my Tuesday column and our Wednesday Table section. 1,137 more words

Food And Fare

The State of the City

Tom Kean was governor of New Jersey from 1982 to 1990. At Friday’s NJ Spotlight on Cities conference he talked about his experience talking to urban mayors and residents. 839 more words