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New Brunswick Kids Invited to Learn Lacrosse at Free Clinic

New Brunswick boys and girls ages 6-10 are invited to participate in a free clinic on October 28 for New Brunswick Recreation’s Lacrosse Club. The clinic will take place at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, October 28 at the Youth Sports Complex, 419 Joyce Kilmer Avenue. No experience is necessary to participate. Interested families are asked to […]

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Free Leaf Bags Available to Residents on Wednesdays at New Brunswick DPW

New Brunswick residents are invited to take advantage of free biodegradable leaf bags, courtesy of New Brunswick DPW, to dispose of their leaves in an eco-friendly manner. New Brunswick residents may pick up 20 free biodegradable leaf bags at the City DPW building at 400 Jersey Avenue on Wednesdays as of October 18 running through November 29, between the hours […]

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Volunteers Needed for Halloween Trunk or Treat!

Community groups and volunteers are sought to help Unity Square host a special Halloween event for New Brunswick kids on Tuesday, October 31 at Lord Stirling Community School, 101 Redmond Street. Trunk or Treat is a contained Halloween trick-or-treating event in which children are invited to the school parking lot to trick or treat out of the backs of the cars […]

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Registration Now Open for NB Rec Tennis and Literacy Program

New Brunswick Recreation is now accepting registration for its indoor tennis and literacy program for boys and girls ages 6-12. Two sessions will be offered: Session 1: November 1-December 20 Session 2: January 30-March 14 All sessions will take place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in the gymnasium of A.C. Redshaw Elementary School, 216 Livingston Avenue. […]

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National Fire Prevention Week Stresses that “Every Second Counts: Find Two Ways Out!”

When fire breaks out, a matter of seconds can make a difference in making a safe escape. National Fire Prevention Week 2017 stresses that “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out!” to reinforce the need for all residents to have a escape plan in their home. Now through October 14, National Fire Prevention Week is […]

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Open Enrollment for Health Insurance Begins November 1

Residents without health insurance for 2018 may take advantage of the coming Open Enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplace, slated to open on November 1 and run through December 15, 2017. The marketplace is intended for residents that do not have health insurance through a job, Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) […]

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Join Women Aware for October 11 Candlelight Vigil for Domestic Violence

Women Aware, the designated domestic violence agency in Middlesex County will hold its annual candlelight vigil from 6:30 -7:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 11 in Monument Square Park to commemorate the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The goal of the vigil is to educate and raise awareness about domestic violence and the impact it has […]

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Hydrant Flushing Schedule for October 10-12

Annual fall hydrant flushing is currently underway in the City of New Brunswick Hydrants are flushed twice a year to remove iron deposits that build up in water mains. Discoloration may occur as a result of flushing, but water remains safe for use. Residents are advised to avoid using hot water or doing laundry until discoloration disappears, as […]

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Fukui Friends Visit New Brunswick to Celebrate 35th Anniversary of Sister Cities Ties

On the occasion of the 35th anniversary of our joining as friends through the Sister Cities International organization, the City of New Brunswick will host a delegation of Japanese officials and citizens from the city of Fukui, Japan through the end of this week. Sister Cities is an international organization that joins communities around the world […]

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