Author Archive | Jennifer Bradshaw

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Public Hearing Scheduled for Green Acres Diversion Proposal in Raritan River Conservation Area

The City of New Brunswick has contacted the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Green Acres Program, proposing to divert 0.105 acres (4,581 square feet) of the Raritan River Conservation Area located between Route 1 and the New Jersey Turnpike on Block 703.03, Lot 1.03 in the City of New Brunswick in connection with the […]

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Senior Center Director Melanie Ford Named as New Social Services Director

The City of New Brunswick is pleased to announce the appointment of longtime employee Melanie Ford to the position of Director of Social Services. Ms. Ford, a 21-year-employee of the City of New Brunswick, began working for the City of New Brunswick in 1997 in the Department of Administration. She was promoted to the role […]

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Snow Designated Parking Decks Available to Residents as of 4 p.m. Saturday, February 17

In anticipation of the forecasted snowfall, the New Brunswick Parking Authority will open “Snow Designated Facilities” to residents of New Brunswick at 4 p.m. today, Saturday, February 17. Residents may park overnight in the designated decks until 8 a.m. Sunday, February 18. We ask that you utilize the snow facilities designated by the Snow Parking […]

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Fun, Free Health and Wellness Events Scheduled for February 13!

Two exciting Mayor’s Wellness Campaign events are scheduled for Tuesday, February 13 at Robert Wood Johnson Fitness & Wellness Center: A free Bollywood dance class and free health screenings! From 5-7 p.m., all are invited to take advantage of health screenings and resources. Glucose levels, blood pressure and body mass index will be screened and diabetes, […]

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UPDATED: Burglary Suspect Apprehended

UPDATE: At approximately 10:30 a.m. Sunday, February 4, Kenneth McNeil, a suspect wanted in connection with two separate burglaries, was arrested within the 100 block of Seaman Street. McNeil, a 49-year-old homeless male, was wanted by the New Brunswick Police Department in connection with two separate burglaries that occurred over the last week and a […]

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Submissions Sought for Library’s 20th Annual Poetry Month Anthology

To commemorate National Poetry Month, April 2018, the New Brunswick Free Public Library will publish its 20th annual Poetry Month Celebration Anthology in conjunction with the Bernards Township Library and the Raritan Public Library. The Poetry Anthology is open to all poets – from novice to previously published, and from New Jersey or across the […]

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Families Invited to a Night of Fun at Daddy/Daughter Date Night

Dads and daughters are invited to New Brunswick Recreation’s HUB Teen Center on February 23 for a special event with dancing, games and fun! The event goes from 5-8 p.m. and costs $5 per couple and $2 per additional daughter. Registration is required by Friday, February 16. To register, or for more information, please call New […]

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Library Receives National Grant to Support Local ESL Programs

The New Brunswick Free Public Library has received a national award to expand programs that teach English as a Second Language (ESL) to beginner-level language learners in the New Brunswick community. The American Library Association (ALA) and Dollar General Literacy Foundation has named the library as one of 20 recipients of American Dream Literacy Initiative grants, $10,000 […]

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