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Meals on Wheels Volunteers Learn CPR, Aided by NBFD

The New Brunswick Fire Department trained 15 Meals on Wheels in Greater New Brunswick volunteers in CPR response at the New Brunswick Fire Department’s headquarters on June 4.   The American Heart Association’s Heartsaver CPR AED program covers proper techniques for chest compressions and giving breaths, AED use and response to a choking victim. The […]

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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 Police Department Welcomes Nine New Officers

The New Brunswick Police Department added nine new officers to its ranks on Wednesday at a swearing-in ceremony for the department’s newest generation. Officers Eric Martinez, Alexander Uzunis, Stewart Way, Kevin Sturmfels, Justin Meccia, Vincent Scasserra, Anthony Muldowney, Eddie Rodriguez and Ervin Gomez graduated from 21 weeks of intensive training at the Cape May County […]

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Information Regarding Monday Transformer Fire in New Brunswick

Just before 11 a.m. Monday, an underground transformer exploded near the intersection of Bayard Street and Kirkpatrick Street in New Brunswick, causing a fire and evacuation of Civic Square, City Hall, the Middlesex County complex and buildings on Kirkpatrick Street. No injuries have been reported. Civic Square’s non-essential offices will remain closed until further notice […]

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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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