Author Archive | Jennifer Bradshaw

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign Returns to New Brunswick

Police agencies from around New Jersey, including the City of New Brunswick, are gearing up for the state’s largest annual drunk driving crackdown. The 2017 “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Statewide Labor Day Crackdown begins August 18 and concludes on September 4. During the campaign, local and state law enforcement officers will conduct sobriety […]

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Free School Supplies Available on Sept. 2 at the HUB Teen Center!

New Brunswick Recreation invites New Brunswick families to come to the HUB Teen Center on September 2 to pick up free school supplies and backpacks to start off a fresh school year! The backpacks and supplies are free and open to all, furnished using donations from a number of community groups and agencies. The giveaway […]

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National Night Out 2017 Was a Success!

  Eight neighborhoods in New Brunswick lit up their grills, set out picnic tables and enjoyed a warm summer night outdoors during the City of New Brunswick’s annual National Night Out celebration. National Night Out is a community-building event intended to strengthen relationships between neighbors as well as between residents and the local police department. Picnics and barbecues […]

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Enjoy Summer Weekends with Hub City Sounds!

The New Brunswick Cultural Center is pleased to invite the public to the annual Hub City Sounds performance festival, a series of music, dance and arts performances and activities at Boyd Park and the New Brunswick downtown on weekends in August and September.  All events are free, family-friendly and open to the public. For events at Boyd Park, […]

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Free Smoke Detectors Available to Residents via NBFD and the “Save a Life” Program

The New Brunswick Fire Department has free smoke detectors available to the public, a life-saving tool to help keep residents safe from fire in the home! The detectors are equipped with batteries that will last for 10 years without having to be replaced. They are available to New Brunswick residents without an adequate number of […]

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Planning Department to Hold Public Hearing on One-Year Plan and HOME and Block Grant Programs

The Department of Planning, Community and Economic Development will hold a public meeting on Thursday, July 13 to discuss its One-Year Consolidated Plan and its HOME and Community Development Block Grant programs. The meeting will take place at 5 p.m. in the Department of Planning, Community and Economic Development, 25 Kirkpatrick Street, 2nd Floor. The following will […]

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Salvation Army Backpack Program to Begin Accepting Registrations in July

The Salvation Army will soon begin accepting registrations for families that wish to participate in the organization’s annual Back to School Backpack Program, which provides new backpacks and school supplies for area children entering grades K-8 this fall. Registration is free and will take place throughout the month of July. Registrants must provide the following […]

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