City and County officials will be at the A.C. Redshaw School from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, August 18 to present information and answer questions from the public regarding proposed road improvements to Livingston Avenue. The school is located at 216 Livingston Avenue. For more information regarding changes to Livingston Avenue, click here.
The leadership of the New Brunswick Police Department has been bolstered with the promotions of nine accomplished officers to new ranks Surrounded by friends and family, the following officers took their oaths during a ceremony at New Brunswick High School on August 12: Det. Brandon Epstein to the rank of Sergeant Officer Mark Cichowski to […]
Neighborhoods around New Brunswick held cookouts and picnics on the evening of August 4 to celebrate National Night Out, an annual celebration that brings together police, fire, residents and City officials to take a united stance against crime. Members of the New Brunswick Police Department, the New Brunswick Fire Department, Mayor Jim Cahill, New Brunswick […]
On August 4, crime watch groups around New Brunswick will take to the streets and host barbecues, block parties and picnics in a showing of solidarity against crime and violence in their city. Hosted by the New Brunswick Police Department, National Night Out is a nationwide event that fosters community relations between residents and police […]
New Brunswick Fire Department Capt. Jorge L. Arriaga and firefighter Nestor Valdez recently traveled to Washington, D.C. at the invitation of the National Association Of Hispanic Firefighters to attend the First Responders Diversity Research and Best Practices on Successful Models for Recruitment, Training and Retention on July 15. Hosted by U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom […]
The New Brunswick Water Utility will flush hydrants in the Raritan Gardens neighborhood between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Friday, July 31. Tap water remains safe to drink during the flushing, but residents may wish to run faucets to alleviate any temporary discoloration that may occur.
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory through 8 p.m. Monday, and cooling stations are available in New Brunswick as the City faces another day of heat. Anyone without adequate refuge from the heat may go to the New Brunswick Free Public Library, 60 Livingston Ave. or the New Brunswick Senior Center, 81 […]
Volunteers from the New Brunswick Fire Department and the American Red Cross canvassed neighborhoods in New Brunswick near Remsen Avenue on July 11 for the purpose of installing and replacing smoke detectors in the homes of any residents who wanted them. Four teams of volunteers, armed with brand-new smoke detectors, fresh batteries and fire preparedness […]
Jersey Avenue travelers are advised to expect delays between French Street and Van Dyke Avenue for approximately a week and a half as part of a milling and paving project on that corridor performed by the Middlesex County Department of Highways. The project will take place on Jersey Avenue between the hours of 7 a.m. […]
New Brunswick households will have a chance to enhance their fire preparedness on July 11 as part of a campaign meant to save lives. The New Brunswick Fire Department has teamed up with the American Red Cross for a door-to-door canvassing event that will bring Red Cross volunteers and New Brunswick firefighters to the doorsteps […]