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February 20, 2019

HELMETTA/SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Inclement weather has forced the following closings and cancellations in Spotswood and Helmetta for Wednesday, February 20: Helmetta's Borough Council meeting is canceled. Helmetta Mayor Chris Slavicek's Mayor's Hours are canceled. Spotswood's Borough Office ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Fourth of July Committee is on the hunt for the 2019 Grand Marshal. The deadline for nominations is March 1. Nominations can be emailed to Milltown4th@gmail.com or mailed to the Milltown Fourth of July Committee, PO Box 545, Milltown, NJ, 08850. Nominations can be handed ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood Recreation Department is again looking for a game monitor for the department's Saturday indoor soccer program. This is a paid position. The indoor soccer program runs from January through March from 10:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Applicants must be 21 years of age or ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The borough has extended its Code Blue through Monday, February 4 as the artic blast freezing the Midwest moves into the Garden State. A Code Blue took effect last Friday and was scheduled to run through yesterday orginally. A Code Blue is a multi-agency response whose goal is to ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - With frigid temperatures moving east from the Midwest, the Spotswood Office of Emergency Management has issued a Code Blue for the borough. The Code Blue took effect on Friday and will run through Monday, January 28. A Code Blue is a multi-agency response whose goal is to reduce the ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Borough students are stepping up to help stock the shelves of Alice's CUP with much-needed toiletries. Alice's CUP assists any Middlesex County resident in need and relies soley on donations and volunteers. The Spotswood students are holding a Toiletry Drive from January 28 ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - With frigid temperatures in the forecast, the Spotswood Office of Emergency Management has issued a Code Blue for the borough. The Code Blue takes effect today and will run through Tuesday, January 22. A Code Blue is a multi-agency response whose goal is to reduce the number of ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Project Graduation is hosting a Super Bowl Pool and is inviting residents to get in on the action by picking a grid in its upcoming super fundraiser. Numbers will be picked at random once all the grids are filled. Fifty percent of the proceeds go to the winner and 50 percent goes to ...

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HELMETTA/SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Christmas tree collection will begin this week in Spotswood and Helmetta. Trees should be placed at the curb. The Department of Public Works requests the trees not be placed in plastic bags. Residents should also remember to remove all tinsel, garland, ornaments, lights, ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood Youth Baseball and Softball League will hold its first in-person registration for the upcoming 2019 spring season on Saturday, December 15 from 9:30 a.m. until noon at the borough's Municipal Court Room. Participants who register in person on December 15 will receive a ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Borough residents are being advised by the Milltown Police Department to plan an alternate travel route around Washington Avenue for Monday, December 3 through Friday, December 7 from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Traffic along Washington Avenue will be delayed and possibly detoured to ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The borough's annual tree lighting scheduled for December 1 has been canceled due to the impending rain which is forecast to fall later today. According to the Spotswood Borough website, the event will not be rescheduled. The Spotswood Recreation Department posted the ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Friends of the Spotswood Public Library are once again holding a sock and mitten drive to help make winter a bit warmer for Middlesex County residents. The Friends are leading their second annual Sock and Mitten Drive to benefit the more than 400 families who utilize the Alice's ...

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