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East Brunswick Online Town Hall: Opportunities for Charitable Giving During the Holiday Season

October 15, 2017

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Harvey, Irma, and Maria have all made themselves unwelcome in our American home.  So has the growing opioid addiction crisis that plagues so many people in our country, especially here in Middlesex County.  In the face of these and other obstacles, the upcoming holiday season presents a challenge for many Americans, both far away and right here in East ...

Biden Comes to New Brunswick to Discuss Sexual Assault

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Joe Biden called upon Rutgers University students to take an active stance to end sexual assault during a discussion when he visited the university on Thursday.

The former vice-president was on campus speaking for the “It’s On Us” nationwide campaign against sexual assault on college campuses.

An estimated 1,000 students and Rutgers affiliates attended, ...

"A Beautiful Mind" Nobel Prize Winner is Honored by New Jersey Congressional Representatives

WASHINGTON, D.C. – – Today, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) announced passage of her bill in the House to name a Princeton post office after scholar and pioneer, Dr. John F. Nash, Jr.  He is the only person to be awarded both the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences and the Abel Prize in Economics.

“Dr. John F. Nash, Jr. serves as a national ...

Cohen Joins Legislators and Activists to Demand Tougher Gun Laws

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Congressional representatives, local leaders and advocates gathered on the steps of New Brunswick City Hall on October 6 to make the case for more stringent, nationwide gun regulations in the midst of the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas.

Congress members Frank Pallone and Bonnie Watson Coleman demanded action, joined by Assemblyman Reed Gusciora and area mayors including ...

Fans Welcome Clinton to Montclair Book Signing

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Nearly 1,000 people came to Montclair's Watchung Booksellers on Tuesday to catch a glimpse of Hillary Clinton, who came to town as part of her book promotion tour.

When Clinton's visit was announced several weeks ago, Watchung Booksellers sold about 1,000 tickets in the first hour, said store owner Margot Sage-El. Clinton is promoting her book "What ...

Massage Envy East Brunswick Hosts an Event in Celebration of 10 years

October 13, 2017

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Massage Envy East Brunswick franchised location will be hosting a grand re-opening event and ribbon cutting at 3pm on Wednesday, October 18th, 2017. Joining us will be the Mayor, Brad Cohen, as we celebrate 10 years of promoting wellness and total body care.  To show our appreciation, guests will receive a complimentary massage or facial enhancement ...

Upcoming Events

Thu, October 19, 7:00 PM

State Theatre New Jersey, New Brunswick

Families Like Yours

Arts & Entertainment

Fri, October 20, 1:00 PM

Spotswood VFW, Spotswood

Spotswood Breast Cancer Awareness Month Blood ...

Giving Back Health & Wellness

Fri, October 20, 8:00 PM

State Theatre New Jersey, New Brunswick

Tango Buenos Aires

Arts & Entertainment

The Boy is Back by Meg Cabot

The Boy is Back by Meg Cabot (William Morrow, 2016)

Okay, so Meg Cabot is not high brow literature. However, she is a New York Times best-selling author who definitely has her finger on the pulse of life as a millennial. Best known for her Princess Diary books about an American commoner, Mia Thermopolis, who suddenly learns in her teens that she is the princess of Genovia, Cabot has made her ...

A Call for All Library Supporters to Vote "Yes" on Nov. 7

October 16, 2017

Dear Editor:

As a New Jersey resident and strong supporter of our local library, I urge all New Jersey citizens to vote “YES” on Tuesday, November 7 for the NJ Library Construction Bond Act, supporting libraries across NJ. 

Libraries are increasingly becoming the social hubs of our communities.This act  authorizes New Jersey to issue ...

Friends of the Library Offers Defensive Driving Program

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ— Looking to erase points on your driving record? Want to save money on your car insurance? The Friends of the East Brunswick Public Library are hosting a two-part defensive driving class on October 16 and 17.

Held at the East Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center) meeting room, the classes run from 6:30 to 10 pm. This classes are ...

'The Honeymooners' smart, snappy production

Smart, sassy production of ‘The Honeymooners’ takes off at Paper Mill

By Liz Keill

MILLBURN, NJ – “And away we go” indeed. The creative team at the Paper Mill Playhouse has taken the seeds of “The Honeymooners” from 1950’s television and turned it into a smart, snappy musical.

Ralph Kramden and Ed Norton are still up to their get-rich-quick ...