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New Diabetes Support Group Available Through RWJUH

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has announced a new support groups for adults living with diabetes. The group meets every third Monday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Robert Wood Johnson Fitness and Wellness Center, located at 100 Kirkpatrick Street. Participants will discuss a range of topics related to diabetes management, including medication, […]

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City to Stand in Solidarity Against Domestic Violence on October 23

The New Brunswick Domestic Violence Awareness Coalition invites the community to join them for the Annual March and Rally Against Domestic Violence from 2-4:30 p.m. Sunday, October 23 at Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple, 222 Livingston Ave. This annual rally brings together organizations and community members from all over New Brunswick to reaffirm our community’s belief […]

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Women Aware to Host Candlelight Vigil for Domestic Violence Awareness on October 6

Women Aware, the designated domestic violence agency in Middlesex County, will hold a special event commemorating Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The Candlelight Vigil will be held at Monument Square Park in New Brunswick (across from the Heldrich Hotel) on Thursday, October 6th, from 7 to 8 pm. The goal of the vigil is to educate […]

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UPDATE: Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Neighborhoods in Vicinity of Route 1, Route 18

UPDATE: The boil water advisory has been lifted for neighborhoods and businesses in the vicinity of Route 1 and Route 18. It is no longer necessary to bring tap water to a boil before consuming.  The New Brunswick Water Utility is providing notification that a water main break occurred on Friday, September 23 on Route […]

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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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