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Back to School with New Brunswick Recreation a Success Due to Backpack Giveaway

New Brunswick Recreation hosted another successful back-to-school giveaway on September 10, dispersing approximately 130 backpacks and loads of school supplies to New Brunswick families. A number of local groups offered donations of backpacks and school supplies for the giveaway, including New Brunswick PBA #23 and the New Brunswick Fire Department. Each bag was stuffed with […]

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McKinley Community, Mayor Cut Ribbon on Student Garden

The community of McKinley School cut the ribbon on a lush courtyard garden on September 21 in celebration of an innovative science and math program for the students there. Nurture Thru Nature is a partnership program between Rutgers University and New Brunswick Public Schools that is intended to give students a hands-on way to strengthen […]

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Woodrow Wilson Students Win Essay Contest with Words About Recycling

Three New Brunswick students took top honors in a Middlesex County-sponsored essay contest that challenged local kids to think creatively about ways to convince more people in their communities to recycle. Seventh grader Glenn Fleming and eighth graders Joanna Ortiz and Mahamadou Sumareh, all of Woodrow Wilson Elementary School, were named winners in the 2016 […]

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Students Share Their Community Experiences Through PhotoVoiceS

The photography skills of New Brunswick Middle School students were recently highlighted on Fios during a feature on the “PhotoVoiceS” program through Saint Peter’s University Hospital. “PhotoVoiceS” is a project via Saint Peter’s University Hospital’s Respect Education Program that ties into the 7th grade Middle School curriculum to promote positive perceptions of the community. Students […]

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Farm Fresh Food and Fun For All – Local Farmers Back for 2016 Season of NBCFM

It’s happening! The New Brunswick Community Farmers Market (NBCFM) opens this Wednesday, June 22nd, at Kilmer Square!! Empty out your kitchens and get ready to stock up on local, farm fresh produce and goods!!! Oh, and did you think The New Brunswick Community Farmers Market is ONLY food? Guess again! Local vendors also offer all-natural products made from […]

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