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Preschool – The Start of Success

They fall frequently, sleep a lot and are messy eaters, but they also epitomize the old saying that good things come in small packages. They’re our City’s children and New Brunswick offers a free preschool program designed to help prepare them socially and educationally for the start of elementary school. With 106 preschool classrooms throughout […]

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800 New Brunswick Students Say “No” to Drugs and Alcohol, Yes To D.A.R.E.

Another class of New Brunswick students have successfully completed the City’s D.A.R.E. program, pledging to live their lives free of the negative influences of drugs and alcohol. D.A.R.E. (Drugs Abuse Resistance Education), a national program that engages elementary-age students in learning how to say no to drugs, alcohol and harmful behavior, has been a staple […]

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Civic Engagement – A Growing Role Across Community and Campus

What better way to celebrate Spring than with graduation ceremonies? But, it’s not just students graduating this time. The Eagleton Institute of Politics recently had a graduation of sorts with the promotion of its Youth Political Participation Program (YPPP) into a full center, now known as the Center for Youth Political Participation (CYPP). Who exactly […]

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Urban Cleanup Week 2017 was a success!

School Kids Sweep Up Day was successful for another year as 5th graders from Redshaw, Livingston, Lord Stirling and Lincoln Annex schools removed approximately 1,220 pounds of trash and 490 pounds of recyclables for an estimated total of .85 tons off the streets in their neighborhoods. All was taken by the New Brunswick DPW for […]

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Law Enforcement Collaborative Program Strengthens Community Relationships

The City of New Brunswick has launched a new community program at New Brunswick High School that is intended to strengthen the relationship between young people in our community and the police officers that serve them. Check out our feature on the Law Enforcement Collaborative, a program that brings police officers into the classroom to […]

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New Brunswick Community Celebrates Progress at Paul Robeson School with Beam Signing

Paul Robeson Community Theme School for the Arts is progressing through a renovation project and the New Brunswick community and the state gathered on Wednesday to celebrate that progress with a beam signing ceremony! Paul Robeson students grabbed brightly colored markers and joined Superintendent of Schools Aubrey Johnson, Principal Kelly Mooring, NJ School Development Authority […]

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Applications Now Available for School Crossing Guard Positions

The City of New Brunswick is currently accepting applications for school crossing guards.  Applications can be picked up from the Traffic Safety Enforcement Unit on the second floor of the New Brunswick Police Department, located at 25 Kirkpatrick Street, or from the Personnel Office in City Hall, 78 Bayard Street. Applications may be picked up […]

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Preschool Registration Currently Open to New Brunswick Families

Preschool registration is now open for New Brunswick families with young children. Anyone who wishes to register a child is encouraged to contact the Office of Early Childhood Education with New Brunswick Public Schools to schedule an appointment. The office can be reached at (732) 745-5300, ext. 4060. Questions regarding enrollment may also be directed […]

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Livingston School Students Welcome Inspiring Community Members to Help with Flag Dedication

Despite being part of the New Brunswick community since 1875, Livingston School on Delavan Street had been without a flagpole for all that time. On Nov. 9, the school fixed that with the dedication of a new flagpole to proudly fly the American flag. To celebrate this occasion, they made sure to invite some special […]

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