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July 1, 2022

NEW JERSEY — The price of gas in New Jersey is heading down as the Fourth of July weekend gets closer. The average price of a gallon of unleaded is $4.85, according to AAA. That's down 2 cents from yesterday and 9 cents from last week. Drivers are paying $1.71 more than this time last ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Township has increased the number of available liquor licenses for consumption and distribution at last night’s council meeting. The members all agreed to increase the number of available licenses to meet the needs of the growing community. The number of ...

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CARTERET, NJ — Borough officials and executives from Crow Holdings Industrial have broken ground on a 126-acre logistics center that features three huge new commercial-industrial flex-buildings and promises millions in new revenue. This logistics center – off Salt Meadow Road between the New ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ – Starting today, this town’s only medical marijuana dispensary can begin selling recreational pot to adults looking to chill out. This comes after the NJ Cannabis Regulatory Commission approved a new license in May that allows Garden State Dispensary LLC, at 950 Route 1 North, to ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The city’s two major hospitals are abandoning their plans to merge after the Federal Trade Commission moved to block the deal. RWJBarnabas Health and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System, with hospitals less than one mile apart, issued a statement today, June 14, stating the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Vinnie Brand has kept ’em laughing as the owner of The Stress Factory since 1994, but the increased foot traffic he has recently noticed around City Center is no joke. “I’ve been in town for a long time and I’ve never seen this kind of activity before this late in the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to block the merger of the city’s two hospitals, saying it would be a poison pill for patients of Middlesex County. The consumer watchdog entity has also filed an administrative complaint to block ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ – Of all the Saturday ribbon-cuttings in all the towns in all of New Jersey, they walk into mine. That had to be the thinking of Eric LeGrand, as he watched a steady stream of the state’s political elite and Rutgers powerhouses stop into the LeGrand Coffee House on May 14 to join ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ – Former Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand is tackling his newest challenge with today’s grand opening of LeGrand Coffee House on Green Street, near the town’s commuter train station. Expected to attend the 11 am ribbon cutting are Gov Phil Murphy and his wife Tammy, Mayor ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - New Jersey’s ban on single-use plastic products is inching closer, prompting local businesses to assess how to continue operation if they are no longer allowed to use plastic bags. P.L. 2020 c117, which was signed into law on November 4, 2020, will go into effect on May 4, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Never had a good, old-fashioned shrimp boil?  Well, now's your chance because the Twisted Crab eatery opened today in East Brunswick.  A shrimp boil?  That's a bunch of shell-on shrimp (with or without heads!) with some corn on the cob and red potatoes in a sloppy, wonderful ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A $665 million development project envisioned as a place where innovations are hatched, developed and brought to market to benefit people across the planet will have an Irish accent. Atlantic Technological University (ATU), one of Ireland’s largest multi-campus universities ...

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WAYNE, NJ — New Jersey’s average gas price rose six cents this week to $4.10 ($4.04). Today’s average price is down 11 cents from a month ago ($4.21), but is still $1.19 higher than April 25, 2021. New Jersey’s average price is two cents cheaper than the National average. The national average ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Well, we've all be wondering for months about just what is going into the new building the Coral May Plaza at 1031 Route 18.  There are palm trees outside and a fountain with a giant, lighted bowling pin.  There's lots of parking and a sense of anticipation in the air.  So, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Lexington Downs Shopping Center just got two new businesses that both promise to improve the looks of township residents.  As the pandemic wanes, businesses are expected to flourish in the "Medical Corridor" on and around Cranbury Road, says Mayor Brad Cohen. Chloe Nail ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Mayor Brad Cohen spoke to the local business community yesterday at the annual luncheon held by the East Brunswick Regional Chamber of Commerce at the Chateau Grande Hotel.  He provided an update on the township's redevelopment program; the growing "entertainment corridor" on ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Another addition came to East Brunswick as part of what Mayor Brad Cohen describes as the township's "medical and services corridor." Hackensack Meridian Outpatient Rehabilitation opened today at 620 Cranbury Road, a building that houses numerous medical services.  The center ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will continue working to make gas delivery to local homes in East Brunswick safer and cleaner.   The project, expected to continue into spring 2022, is part of the second phase of PSE&G’s Gas System ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, N J -– Comcast opened a new Xfinity Retail Store on Route 18 in East Brunswick today, and all hands were on deck. Mayor Brad Cohen, Township Council Members Sharon Sullivan and Dinesh Behal, and East Brunswick's Economic Development Officer Robert Zuckerman were there to welcome the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - On January 2, 2022, Facebook suspended Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene’s account after she allegedly violated their COVID-19 misinformation policy, criticizing new COVID-19 safety protocols and highlighting the mortality rate of vaccinated individuals. When faced with ...

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NEW JERSEY - The upcoming job fair set for the East Brunswick Spotswood, South Brunswick, and North Brunswick ShopRites on Saturday, January 29 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. has been postponed due to the inclement weather forecasted for this weekend according to Joey Jandoli. Jandoli is the account ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Are you looking for a job? The East Brunswick Spotswood, South Brunswick, and North Brunswick ShopRites are hosting a job fair Saturday, January 29 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Candidates looking to jump start their careers and gain valuable experience in retail, management, ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- The Stop & Shop located at 24 Summerfield Boulevard in the Dayton section of South Brunswick will permanently close on February 24th, according to the company. No official plans for a replacement grocery store have been announced at this time. Workers will have an ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Regional Chamber of Commerce and EB Youth Tennis are offering free COVID-19 testing as a service to their members. "We are pleased to offer our members and their families early access to sign up for a COVID-19 Testing event that we, along with EB Youth ...

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FAIR LAWN, N.J. – Trammell Crow Company (TCC), one of the nation’s largest developers and investors in commercial real estate, and its joint venture partner Chelsea Senior Living (“Chelsea”), a leader in senior housing and care, announced plans for a three-story, 93-unit senior living facility in ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - After a couple of attempted starts, a COVID shutdown, and lots of construction, East Brunswick's premiere indoor playplace Rock' N Air officially opened yesterday with a flurry of active and enthusiastic kids engaging with the games and skill contests. The new facility occupies ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will continue working to make gas delivery to local homes in East Brunswick safer and cleaner.   The project, expected to continue into spring 2022, is part of the second phase of PSE&G’s Gas System ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Borough Mayor Trina Mehr was on hand on Saturday to help cut the ribbon for the grand opening of Pho & Baguette. Milltown's newest restaurant features Vietnamese cuisine. "We welcome them to Milltown," Mehr said. "We are always happy to see new businesses come. We hope ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Suburban Transit will increase bus service on lines 100 and 600 from/to East Brunswick Neilson Parking Deck starting on Monday, December 6, 2021. Starting on that date, there will be increased service to both the Port Authority and Wall Street. The number of cars parking at ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will continue working to make gas delivery to local homes in East Brunswick safer and cleaner.   The project, expected to continue into spring 2022, is part of the second phase of PSE&G’s Gas System ...

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