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Safety

February 13, 2024

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - With today's snow event, The East Brunswick Police Department wants to remind our residents not to park on snow-covered streets. As per Ordinance § 209-31, whenever snow has fallen, and the accumulation is such that it covers the roadway, no vehicle shall be parked on any ...

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WASHINGTON, DC -Deep fake pornographic images of Taylor Swift have brought the issue of artificial intelligence (AI) generating inappropriate images into the national spotlight. Nationally, New Jersey Congressional Representative Tom Kean (CD-7) has been working on legislation, entitled the “AI ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — Frigid temperatures are in the forecast for East Brunswick over the next few days, with a combination of very cold air and a wintry mix, according to the National Weather Service. But before you plug in that space heater, keep in mind some important facts and safety ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department advises residents to avoid the area of 2900 Commons at Kingswood Drive due to a gas leak.  Emergency personnel and PSE&G are on scene to rectify the issue.  

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – One may ask: why do municipal workers need health and safety training? For many, many reasons. Think of snowplow drivers, clearing off neighborhood roads in the middle of an icy night. Or municipal workers who discover discarded hazardous waste in a creek. Or local health ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - This morning, East Brunswick Mayor Brad Cohen issued the following press release regarding the safety of the community during this extraordinary time of crisis in the Middle East.  Here is his message in its entirety: "With continued hostilities in the Middle East, many ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and on the evening of Wednesday, Oct. 4th the South Plainfield Domestic Violence Response Team (DVRT) will host its annual walk at Spring Lake Park.  “The purpose of the walk is to bring awareness to the ever-present existence ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The start of a new school year is when throngs of proud parents take to social media to share photos of their kids, forced smiles and all.  You should think twice before hitting the post button on those photos, says a COVID-19 nurse educator for Saint Peter’s University ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Authorities have removed the helicopter that was partially submerged in the stream in Kingston after a fatal crash last week, according to police. The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board removed the helicopter on Saturday, September ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - A brief but powerful cloudburst could not contain the energy at Saturday's East Brunswick Bike Rodeo held at the Community Arts Center.  A bike rodeo is a bicycle skills event which provides an opportunity for children to practice and develop skills that will help them to ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – With afternoon temperatures expected to reach as high as 96 degrees in the New Brunswick area, the city has declared a Code Red situation. Unity Square Community Center at 81 Remsen Ave. will be open Thursday, July 27 until 7 p.m. as a cooling center. The National Weather ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Deans Lane is closed due to a truck being caught underneath an overpass, according to the township. Residents are advised to avoid the area between Blackhorse Lane and Oaktree Road for the next five hours. South Brunswick Police have tweeted out a video of a truck that is ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Township of East Brunswick will host a Bike Rodeo at the East Brunswick Community Art Center on August 12, 2023, from 9 am to 11 am. The Bike Rodeo is an opportunity for children to learn and practice skills to help them ride more confidently on sidewalks, paths, and ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Police will be enforcing traffic on the west side of the Route 1 intersections and the east side of Stults Road and Herrod Boulevard this week, according to a recent nixle alert. Police say they will be conducting traffic in these areas until Friday, July 14th, ...

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NEW JERSEY -- While July 4th fireworks lighting up the sky is fun for many families, they can be particularly scary for the furry family members. In fact, the upcoming holiday is the one on which animals are most likely to go missing, according to lost pet finder PetAmberAlert, there is a 30 to 60 ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Police will be enforcing traffic on the west side of Kingsley Road and the east side of Ridge Road this week, according to a recent nixle alert. Police say they will be conducting traffic in these areas until Friday, July 7th, 2023 to address safety ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Police will be enforcing traffic on the west side of Henderson Road and the east side of Davidsons Mill Road this week, according to a recent nixle alert. Police say they will be conducting traffic in these areas until Friday, June 30th, 2023, to address safety ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - All South Brunswick Township Municipal Offices will be closed today, June 8th, 2023, due to the unhealthy air quality caused by the smoke from wildfires in Canada. Residents are advised to limit time outdoors due to the amount of smoke in South Brunswick, according to a nixle ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - All gym classes and recess periods in the East Brunswick School District will be moved indoors today due to the poor air quality caused by smoke from Canadian wildfires moving across the state. Superintendent Victor Valeski announced the decision early this ...

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EDISON, NJ – The Middlesex County superintendent of schools and a township police officer are being hailed as heroes after they dashed into a burning home to help save a man’s life on Monday, May 15. Kyle Anderson, who was first appointed as superintendent of the county’s 26 school districts by ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The township of East Brunswick has advised that on Wednesday, April 26, 2023, weather permitting, Chesapeake Bay Helicopters will return to the JCP&L Region to perform UV/IR patrols on transmission lines. These inspections are anticipated to take approximately four to ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - "Did you know most false alarms result from user error, installation/service errors, and equipment failure?" asks the East Brunswick Police Department. False alarms divert law enforcement resources from crimes in progress, other emergency situations, and time spent ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Continuing its tradition of supporting civic causes in the greater East Brunswick community, the East Brunswick Woman's Club placed blue pinwheels at the Municipal Complex mall Monday.  The Pinwheels for Prevention Campaign is designed to bring awareness to the state of ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Superintendent of Schools Dr. Victor Valeski contacted parents and caregivers today to advise them that East Brunswick High School, Irwin Elementary School and Central Elementary School were put in a brief shelter-in-place this afternoon, Wednesday, March 29th "as a precaution ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Sometimes it's not good to be an open book.  One of those times happens when you're driving. The East Brunswick Police department asks: "What information are you driving around? A bumper sticker can reveal personal information about the driver of a vehicle or their family ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C -  Before opening that jar of Rao's red peppers, check the label since it may be the Roasted Red Peppers with Portobello Mushrooms flavor that is now being recalled.  The company that manufactures the peppers, Sunny Dell Foods, LLC. of Oxford, PA, is recalling its 12-ounce jars ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced on Thursday the recall of the popular cleaning product Fabuloso due to unsafe bacterial contamination.  The Commission said that the maker of Fabuloso, Colgate Palmolive, is voluntarily recalling 4.9 million bottles of the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick Mayor Brad Cohen has issued an alert regarding the current frigid temperatures in the township.  Here is the entirety of his message this evening: "As most are aware, it is extremely cold outside. Temperatures over the evening will be in the single digits ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A rabid raccoon came in contact with a dog at Rocky Top Dog Park, according to the police. Users of the local dog park, which is maintained by South Brunswick Township and used mostly by residents, are advised to be alert for any wildlife around the property. The incident ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Before a large contingent from the group Moms Demand Action and other "common-sense" gun law advocates, NJ  Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill strengthening the concealed carry gun laws in the state at the Scotch Plains Library on Thursday, Dec. 22. The occasion brought ...

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