NJEDA to Create Offshore Wind Workforce and Skills Development Grant Challenge

TRENTON, NJ - Opportunities to develop job skills for careers in New Jersey’s growing offshore wind industry are coming to residents across the state, particularly those in New Jersey.s Overburdened Communities,

Approved earlier this month by the NJEDA’s Board, the $3.725 million Offshore Wind Workforce and Skills Development Grant Challenge (Grant Challenge) will offer grants to ...

NJEDA To Open Food Security Planning Grant Program Application September 27

TRENTON, NJ - The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) announced that it will open applications for its $1.5 million Food Security Planning Grant Program on Tuesday, September 27. This competitive program offers grants ranging from $75,000 to $125,000 to municipal governments, county governments, and redevelopment agencies to develop plans to improve food ...

NJEDA to Host Main Street Micro Business Loan Program Virtual Information Session

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) is hosting a webinar for one of its new programs -- the Main Street Micro Business Loan -- to provide low-cost financing to New Jersey micro businesses in need of working capital to support future business operating expenses.

The Main Street Micro Business Loan will offer financing of up to $50,000 to eligible micro businesses in New ...

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Mon, October 3, 7:00 PM

New Brunswick

Planning Board Meeting

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Wed, October 5

New Brunswick

Schools Closed- Yom Kippur

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Thu, October 6, 5:30 PM

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PFIZER COVID-19 VACCINE: Children (6 MONTHS TO 17 ...

Rutgers Goes Down Fighting - Almost Literally - In Loss to Ohio State

October 1, 2022

COLUMBUS, OHIO – Rutgers showed a lot of fight – almost literally.

There was pushing, yelling and some tense moments between Rutgers and Ohio State after the Scarlet Knights’ Aron Cruickshank didn’t take kindly to a fake punt late in the game on Saturday, Oct. 1, and plowed into Buckeyes punter Jesse Mirco out of bounds.

It led to head coaches Greg Schiano and Ryan ...

Schiano, Rutgers Hoping to Pull Off Upset of No. 3 Ohio State

PISCATAWAY, NJ - Before he returned to assume the role of head coach at Rutgers in 2020, Greg Schiano spent three years under Urban Meyer at Ohio State as assistant head coach and defensive coordinator.

So if anyone knows what it’s like to play in front thousands of rabid fans at the Horseshoe in Columbus, Ohio. And if anyone knows what to expect from current Ohio State Head Coach Ryan ...

Rutgers Dropping Indoor Mask Requirement for Students, Faculty

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Face coverings will be optional for Rutgers students and faculty in indoor teaching spaces and libraries starting Oct. 1.

The new protocols announced Monday, Sept. 26 by Antonio M. Calcado, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Rutgers, come after the school announced in August that it would be requiring students returning to campus for the fall ...

Kier's Kidz Helps Kids and Young Adults with Cancer

September 29, 2022

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. At Kier’s Kidz, a nonprofit that helps kids, young adults with cancer and their families, it is an important time to shine more light on the realities of childhood cancer.

For Larry Perfetti, president and CEO, reality hit home when his daughter, Kiersten Hickman-Perfetti, was diagnosed in 2004 with rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare cancer of the ...

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New Brunswick Mayoral Forum

September 30, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

NEW BRUNSWICK MAYORAL FORUM

Contact: Stephen Lax 732-469-8043, zevson2004@verizon.net

The League of Women Voters of Greater New Brunswick Area and the New Brunswick Area Branch of the NAACP are co-sponsoring a virtual forum for the candidates for New Brunswick Mayor on Sunday, October 9, 2022 at 7:00 PM. The forum will be viewable from October 10 through Election ...