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New Fitness Courts Coming to Buccleuch and Archibald Parks

New fitness courts are in the works for Buccleuch Park and Alice Jennings Archibald Park! The two exercise stations, one at each park, will be brand new, state-of-the-art and outfitted with specialized exercise equipment targeting different areas of the body in a circuit training layout. If their activities look daunting, don’t worry: the manufacturer, National […]

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Meals on Wheels in Greater New Brunswick Seeks Volunteers to Help Feed Local Residents

Meals on Wheels in Greater New Brunswick seeks the help of volunteers to help serve home bound residents in the communities of New Brunswick and Highland Park. Volunteers with Meals on Wheels in Greater New Brunswick currently deliver more than 30,000 meals each year throughout our area, prepared by Promise Catering of Elijah’s Promise. They current […]

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Rabies Advisory Regarding Skunk Recently Found in New York Avenue Neighborhood

The Middlesex County Office of Health Services has reported that a skunk recently tested positive for rabies in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, in the vicinity of New York Avenue and Lincoln Place. This is the second (2) rabid animal reported within Middlesex County for 2018 and the first (1) rabid animal reported in New Brunswick. […]

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Free Community CPR Program with the NBFD Scheduled for March 3

All residents ages 10 and older are invited to participate in a FREE CPR program that will teach the basics of this life-saving skill. Firefighters with the City of New Brunswick Fire Department will conduct a session from 9:30 – 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 3. The program will be held in the cafeteria of […]

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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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Winter Mayor’s Wellness Campaign Events Include Blood Drives, Bollywood Dance and Basketball!

The winter schedule for the New Brunswick Mayor’s Wellness Campaign is now available and contains a myriad of fun, free and health-oriented events that are open to all. Basketball players of all skill levels are invited to play indoor Open Gym Basketball from 6-8 p.m. every Monday in January, February and March at McKinley Community School, 15 Van Dyke Avenue, […]

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Free Rabies Clinic for Cats and Dogs on January 27 at City Hall

Residents are invited to bring their dogs and cats to a FREE rabies clinic from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, January 27. The clinic will take place in the parking lot behind City Hall, located at 78 Bayard Street. Ample parking will be available in the City Hall lot for clinic attendees. Rabies vaccines MUST be valid […]

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