East Brunswick: What Do You Do with a Library When It Stops Being a Library? (Part 2 of 4)

December 9, 2017

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Appleby. DeVoe. Chittick. Warnsdorfer. Bowne.  Good old East Brunswick names, names that appear all over town and grace local schools and streets here and in Spotswood.  Fred DeVoe loved the already-old building on Main Street in which his mother Alice Appleby DeVoe was born.  Nobody quite knows the age of the building, though some suggest that ...

Is Walking Safe in East Brunswick? Here's Your Chance to Share Your Thoughts

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick has recently witnessed some serious, even fatal, accidents at historically troublesome intersections.

There are lots of new places to shop in town, along with upgraded parking lots in front of them, too.  Are are people paying attention to how they walk and drive in the new lots?  There are texting walkers dawdling through intersections and texting ...

East Brunswick: A Defunct Library, Suburban Redevelopment, and the Lindbergh Baby (Part 1 of 4)

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The DeVoe Library, the first one in the township, is located in a busy part of Main Street in the section of town called "The Historic Village of Old Bridge."  At its peak, this section of East Brunswick was the hub of trade and activity on the South River.  The great names of our township lived there and made their mark on the history of the ...

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Assistance at the EBPL

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ—East Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center) is hosting Affordable Care Act enrollment assistance at the library on Monday, December 4, 2017 from 5 to 8 pm and on Saturday, December 9 from 9 am to 12 pm.

Enrollees will need to bring their social security number (or document number for legal immigrants), their birth date, employer and income ...

East Brunswick Township Council: Paving the Way for Redevelopment

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  The East Brunswick Township Council committed to spending more than $6.5 million Monday night to improving the condition of local roads and intersections at its meeting at the Municipal Center. 

Funds drawn from various township and county resources have been committed to capital improvements, including the upgrading of surfaces and the improvement of safety ...

East Brunswick Administrators Join Peers at Municipalities Convention

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - During the League of Municipalities Convention, many of the state’s top officials including members of the East Brunswick administrative team  gathered in Atlantic City this week to take and teach continuing education courses, visit displays, and network with their peers in local government.

Mayor Brad Cohen took attended a brunch held by Middlesex ...

East Brunswick Honors Veterans, Raises Community Spirit

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick's Veterans Day Observance last night was attended by approximately 250 residents who came to acknowledge the service of past and present heroes.  T

here were Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, EMS workers, firefighters, police officers and political officials in attendance; however, they were greatly outnumbered by the residents who came to honor ...

With Respect, Honor, and Gratitude: East Brunswick Honors Veterans on November 11

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Township of East Brunswick’s VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. outdoors  in Veterans Park at the East Brunswick Municipal Complex, 1 Jean Walling Civic Center Drive.  In the event of inclement weather, the program will move indoors to the East Brunswick Senior Center.

The Township’s annual ...

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Increased Access to Birth Control Awaits Governor’s Signature

December 8, 2017

TRENTON, NJ — Today, Planned Parenthood Action Fund of New Jersey is celebrating that New Jersey women are one step closer to increased access to birth control after a Senate vote on legislation requiring insurance companies to cover costs for dispensing up to six months of contraceptives at one time. 


On December 7, the New Jersey Senate voted (36-2-0) to pass A2297 ...