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Supping in the Summertime – 15,000 City Children Receive Daily Meals through Food Service Program

School may be out for the summer, but children in New Brunswick continue to have nutritious meals each day through the City’s 2014 Summer Food Service Program. New Brunswick will receive a $150,000 grant from the NJ Dept. of Agriculture this summer to provide daily breakfasts and lunches to thousands of New Brunswick children enrolled […]

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Over 2,000 New Brunswick Children to PLAY S.A.F.E. This Summer

  New Brunswick families are invited to take advantage of a free program that keeps kids busy during the summer months with recreation, fun learning activities and exciting day trips to spots around the tri-state area. PLAY S.A.F.E. (Summer Activities For Everyone) is a comprehensive summer program that provides New Brunswick children between the ages […]

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Free Public Library to Provide Summer Professional Development

The New Brunswick Free Public Library is joining with The Conversation Tree & Conversation Cafés to provide a summer professional development opportunity for volunteers interested in learning how to support adult learners of English in Conversation Cafés. Conversation Cafés are informal conversation groups for community members, over the age of 18, welcoming all levels of English to practice with […]

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Classroom Close-Up at Paul Robeson Community School

Emphasizing the importance of health, fitness and education among our students is one example of New Brunswick’s City-wide initiatives. Initiatives like Ciclovia to the hundreds of community partners the City works with are some ways education and community combine to create new and innovative events to keep a healthy community. Recently, teachers at Paul Robeson Community School […]

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Students Using Their Time With Their City in Mind

  Last week at Urban Clean-up Week, students celebrated “School Kids Sweep Up” Day by giving back to their community. Students canvassed the City with Department of Public Works (DPW) staff and school teachers by picking up litter around town. Later, with the trash found, students played a game of “Slam Dunk the Junk” at […]

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Rutgers Day Recap!

    Rutgers Day had a table that featured the City of New Brunswick. We gave away New Brunswick themed t-shirts and City information. Mayor Cahill and Council members enjoyed meeting people from all over the state and talking with people! Did you take ‪#‎SelfieswiththeCity‬ of New Brunswick’s Mayor Cahill or Council Members Anderson, Escobar or Fleming? […]

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