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Boil Water Advisory in Effect for Neighborhoods in Vicinity of Route 1, Route 18

The New Brunswick Water Utility is providing notification that a water main break occurred on Friday, September 23 on Route 1 in New Brunswick, which has caused some customers within the service area to be without water. A repair crew continues to work on the broken main and water service is projected to be restored […]

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Notice to New Brunswick Water Utility Consumers

Among the chemicals and contaminants monitored as part of the extensive water testing performed by the New Brunswick Water Utility, Trihalomethanes (TTHM) levels are sampled quarterly. TTHM’s are organic chemicals that can occur when chlorine used in the treatment process reacts with natural organic matter in water, creating a byproduct. The standard for TTHM’s is 80 parts per billion. […]

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“The Power Over Diabetes: Empowering Our Brothers & Sisters” Aims to Aid in Diabetes Prevention and Treatment

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset has announced open enrollment for a free 10-week Diabetes education program specifically geared toward African-American men and women ages 18 and older. “The Power Over Diabetes: Empowering Our Brothers & Sisters” will take place over 10 weeks from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. beginning Saturday, September 24. Sessions will […]

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New Brunswick Recognized for Excellence in Feeding Kids Over the Summer

The City of New Brunswick was deemed a “Summer Champion” on August 11 for its successes in feeding approximately 2,000 New Brunswick children daily during the summer Play S.A.F.E. program. The award was presented by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which selected the the City’s Youth Services System to be honored as a successful program […]

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Put the Car Keys Down and Put Your Sneakers On: New Brunswick Ciclovia Returns this Saturday!

By Mallory Milestone Looking for a fun, family-friendly activity this weekend? New Brunswick Ciclovia (sic-lo-via) will return to Remsen Avenue this Saturday. Ciclovia is a world-renowned celebration of healthy living, during which streets are closed to vehicular traffic and instead open for participants to engage in outdoor recreation, such as walking, running, skateboarding, biking, dancing, […]

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Recreation Park is Open!

Grab your skateboard, your bathing suit, a basketball and some friends, because Recreation Park is open and ready for all to enjoy! Mayor Jim Cahill cut the ribbon on the park this morning, joined by friends and supporters from a number of different community groups, including the Civic League of Greater New Brunswick, Faith Hope […]

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