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Update Regarding Kennel Services for the City of New Brunswick

Following a Thursday announcement of quarantine at the Helmetta Regional Animal Shelter, New Brunswick will temporarily use Blumig Kennels in East Brunswick for its kennel services. On Thursday, Nov. 13, the NJSPCA conducted an inspection at Helmetta Regional Animal Shelter, at which point the agency declared the kennel to be quarantined and not permitted to […]

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Photo Gallery: National School Lunch Week at New Brunswick Middle School

NJ Secretary of Agriculture Douglas Fisher visited New Brunswick Middle School on Oct. 16 in recognition of National School Lunch week. He was joined by Mayor Jim Cahill, John Gallagher of the USDA Food and Nutrition Service, Superintendent Richard Kaplan and John Santiago, Director of Dining Services for New Brunswick Public Schools. New Brunswick serves […]

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NBFD Celebrates 250 Years!

The New Brunswick Fire Department will celebrate 250 years of service to the City of New Brunswick with a weeklong roster of events celebrating the department’s detailed history. The New Brunswick Fire Department dates back to 1764, when the first Bucket Company was formally organized. For 150 years, New Brunswick Fire Department was staffed entirely […]

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Raritan River Festival Returns on September 28!

Get your ducks in a row for the annual Raritan River Festival, scheduled for noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28 at Boyd Park. The festival will return with a roster of popular activities, including cardboard canoe races, water taxi rides, games, arts and crafts, live music and environmental activities. “Burger Mania” will offer residents […]

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NBPD and RUPD Expand Neighborhood Teams

The New Brunswick and Rutgers Police Departments have announced the expansion of their existing Neighborhood Police Team (NPT) approach. This past March, New Brunswick and Rutgers police officers teamed up in the same patrol car and began patrolling the 5th and 6th Wards of the City, which are areas predominately occupied by off-campus student housing. […]

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