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East Brunswick's Recycling Rules for Fallen Branches

May 27, 2020

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Today's update from the township of East Brunswick reminds residents that curbside collection of branches occurs on the third full week of the month throughout the year. 

Tie and bundled branches to be picked up must be no longer than 4 feet long and weigh no more than 50 lbs. 

Branches in leaf bags will not be picked up.

To ...

Hillsborough: Bad News for Eagle Fans - Camera Knocked Out for Season

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Technical difficulties with the Duke Farms Eagle cam will prevent millions of fans from watching the two Bald Eagle hatchlings continue to grow and spread their wings.

A notice was posted on the Duke Farms website explaining the problem:

"After several days of troubleshooting with various team members, we now have confirmation that there is a hardware issue within ...

East Brunswick: Update on Water Testing

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Water Utility will be flushing and testing all water mains between the hours of 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

There may be a noticeable decrease in pressure, as well as a discoloration in the water.

This is not physically harmful and will not affect the safety of the water for drinking and sanitation purposes.

"We do advise that NO laundry be done ...

New Jersey State and County Parks Reopen May 2

NEW JERSEY - Governor Phil Murphy announced at his Wednesday press briefing that New Jersey state and county parks along with golf courses many reopen on Saturday, May 2. State and county parks have been closed since April 7. Restrooms, picnic areas, playgrounds and visitor centers will not reopen along with the parks. However, park visitors will be allowed to run, hike, bike, fish and kayak. The ...

East Brunswick: More Migrant Birds in Our Yards and Parks

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Well, the parks are now mostly closed, at least on the state and county level.  All the more reason to focus on the birdlife in backyards and neighborhoods.  And, it’s spring, a most exciting time for birders.  The winter visitors have been eating up a storm, getting ready for the push north.  The Juncos seem to be gone, haven’t seen any ...

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New Jersey Date Night: Chicken Restaurants That Sizzle

May 28, 2020

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Before you know it, our date nights can actually happen at a table in a restaurant! As New Jersey begins to slowly emerge from stay-at-home rules, couples are itching to get our and experience something hot. How about something sizzling found in a basket, on a plate or inside a bucket?

When it comes to ...

Correcting a Tax Return will Soon Be Easier

May 29, 2020

The Internal Revenue Service  announced today that later this summer taxpayers will for the first time be able to file their Form 1040-X, Amended U.S Individual Income Tax Return, electronically using available tax software products.

Making the 1040-X an electronically filed form has been a goal of the IRS for a number of years. It’s also been an ongoing request from the ...

Upcoming Events

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Mon, June 1, 1:00 PM

Spotswood VFW Post 1489, Spotswood

Spotswood Blood Drive - Urgent Need! Appointment ...

Giving Back Health & Wellness

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Mon, June 1, 8:00 PM

East Brunswick

Redevelopment Agency Meeting

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Thu, June 4, 8:00 PM

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Zoning Board - 2020

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EBPL Seeks Artifacts for COVID-19 Time Capsule

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ--The COVID-19 pandemic of 2020 is definitely a historic event, forever shaping the world around us. To record the stories of what happened and how the community lived through this unique time, East Brunswick Public Library is putting together a time capsule.

 

"We are living through history," said Karen Parry, the library's Information Services Manager.

East Brunswick Public Library Finds Innovative Ways To Serve Community During COVID-19

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Out of an abundance of caution, the East Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center) closed their facilities to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. But that didn’t stop library staff from finding ways to provide library services to the community.

 

“The library has been closed for over two months,” said Melissa Kuzma, Interim ...

The Boy From the Woods

The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben. (Grand Central Publishing, 2020)

 

A feral child, a missing teenage girl, and a wise-cracking, sharp-tongued television criminal attorney, and her teenage grandson, Matthew, are the central characters of Harlan Coben’s newest best-seller, The Boy from the Woods. They, along with other characters in the novel, make for a fun and ...

Personal Chef Reinvents Business with a Nonprofit Program for Food Equity in New Jersey

May 29, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Personal Chef Nicolle Walker recently appeared on TAPintoTV’s Sunday morning TV program on News 12 Plus, to update host Stephanie Willoughby on her evolving business operations, which had to be adapted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Walker’s prior business model included working in people’s homes, as she and her staff cooked meals for busy families or ...