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Working Together to Protect Prostate Health in New Brunswick

Clergy and community leaders joined representatives from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the City of New Brunswick at City Hall on July 8 for a kickoff event in advance of an annual prostate cancer screening and education event in September. “Working Together to Promote Prostate Health” rallied community […]

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Buzz Off! 2015 National Mosquito Control Awareness Week Scheduled for June 21-27

The week of June 21 to June 27 has been declared as National Mosquito Control Awareness Week to educate the general public about the significance of mosquitoes in their daily lives and the important services provided by mosquito control workers. Accordingly, the Middlesex County Mosquito Extermination Commission urges residents to take a proactive approach to […]

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Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Van Dyke Avenue Properties and McKinley School

Customers of the New Brunswick Water Utility with properties between 10-40 Van Dyke Avenue, including McKinley Elementary School and McKinley Kindergarten Center, were notified on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 of a possible problem with the drinking water due to a water main break, and were advised to boil the tap water before using as a […]

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Update: Boil Water Advisory Issued for Van Dyke Avenue Properties and McKinley School Has Been Lifted

The New Brunswick Water Utility provided notification that a water main break occurred on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 on Van Dyke Avenue in New Brunswick. As a precaution, the New Brunswick Water Utility implemented a limited Boil Water Advisory for all addresses between 10-40 Van Dyke Avenue, including McKinley Community School and McKinley Kindergarten Center, […]

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New Brunswick Students Commit to a Drug-Free Lifestyle Through D.A.R.E.

More than 700 New Brunswick students have pledged to live lives free of drugs, culminating with their graduation from the D.A.R.E. program at New Brunswick High School on May 21. The national D.A.R.E (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program promotes a lifestyle free of substance abuse and violent behavior among elementary and middle school-age children. New […]

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Workers Memorial Day and Honoring the Warriors of the Workplace

April 28th, Workers Memorial Day, commemorates the women and men who are the warriors of the workplace by reminding our leaders and our locals that Safe Jobs Save Lives. Yesterday, a ceremony with the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the City and Rutgers University took place on College Avenue at the New Brunswick Theological Seminary. This […]

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New Brunswick Ciclovia Returns on April 19

New Brunswick Ciclovia invites residents and visitors to come out on April 19 in celebration of open streets and active living. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., more than three miles of roads throughout New Brunswick will be closed to vehicular traffic and fully open for a day of family recreational activities. Road closures include […]

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