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Kilmer Birthplace Open to Public on December 6

The Joyce Kilmer birthplace in New Brunswick will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, December 6, in observance of the poet-soldier’s 126th birthday.  Admission is free. The rooms on the second-floor of the former Kilmer family residence contain writings and memorabilia of the young American poet and essayist, who […]

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Police Announce Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign for Holiday Season

Law enforcement officials from New Brunswick will be cracking down on drunk drivers as part of the annual holiday season “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide campaign. Beginning December 5, 2014 and continuing through January 2, 2015, local and state law enforcement officials will conduct saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints looking for motorists who may be driving while […]

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Submissions Sought for Art in City Hall

Submissions from New Brunswick visual artists are sought to be displayed in City Hall as part of a new local art program. “Art at City Hall” looks to support the arts by giving local artists, student artists and the New Brunswick community a place to display their own interpretations of life in New Brunswick. Submissions […]

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Winter Storm Preparedness Tips from PSE&G

PSE&G has issued the following press release in advance of inclement winter weather over the Thanksgiving holiday: Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G), New Jersey’s largest electric and gas utility, is preparing for the approaching winter storm system expected to hit the region through Thanksgiving morning, bringing with it the potential for rain changing […]

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Trash Pickup Changes for Thanksgiving Week

There will be NO trash collection on Thursday, Nov. 27 due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The next trash pickup will be on Monday, Dec. 1. To stay abreast of trash pickup changes over the holidays, residents may download the free MyWaste app and have trash and recycling pickup notifications sent directly to their smartphone. Click […]

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New Brunswick Urged to “LIVE WELL-VIVIR BIEN”

New Brunswick’s commitment to healthy living has been freshly renewed with the announcement of the LIVE WELL-VIVIR BIEN NEW BRUNSWICK™ campaign. Serving as the communication platform for Healthier New Brunswick, this City-wide campaign aims to create awareness and inspire residents to actively participate in health and wellness resources in New Brunswick, ultimately resulting in improved […]

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New Brunswick Achieves Honorable Mention for Bike Friendly Community Efforts

  The City of New Brunswick has been recognized as an honorable mention by the League of American Bicyclists’  Bicycle Friendly Community program. The Bicycle Friendly Community designation recognizes towns that foster a culture of cycling through policy, adequate amenities and safety measures for cyclists. On November 18, 55 communities nationwide were announced as having […]

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