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Piscataway Applebee’s Celebrates Heroic Men and Women with 6th Annual First Responders Appreciation Day

Honoring the brave men and women who selflessly protect and serve has never been more important. On Sunday, September 24, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar® in Piscataway, located in Piscataway Towne Center at 1282 Centennial Avenue, will host its 6th annual First Responders Appreciation Day at the restaurant by offering one FREE entrée to uniformed servicemen.

 Specifically, police officers, firefighters and first responders who dine-in in uniform or show proof of police, fire or EMT service, will receive one FREE entrée from its special Appreciation Day menu.  The menu features Applebee’s favorites, including Butchers Meat and Potatoes featuring hand-cut USDA Choice Sirloin, American Standard All-In Burger, Fiesta Lime Chicken and more, along with non-alcoholic beverage options. Guests must order from the specified menu for free entrée and present firefighter, police officer or EMT photo identification (active, reserve, retired, career or volunteer) to be eligible to receive a FREE meal.*

“We are excited to serve all the courageous men and women who fearlessly put their lives on the line for the safety of our communities,” said Kevin Coughlin, director of operations, Applebee’s New Jersey. “We encourage all police, firefighters and EMTs to visit our Piscataway location on September 24 to receive a free meal and our gratitude, and we urge our guests to offer their appreciation as well.”

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*Offer available only on September 24, 2017 at the Piscataway location.

*Limit one per uniformed customer/identification.  

*Offer valid in-restaurant only.

*Cannot be combined with any other offer.

Applebee’s in Piscataway is open from 11:00 AM – 12:30 AM, Sunday through Wednesday, and 11:00 AM – 1:00 AM, Thursday through Saturday. Guests may reach the restaurant directly by calling (732) 562-0500.

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LD17 Candidate for State Assembly Robert Quinn: Candidate Statement

October 16, 2017

            It is my desire for the public to know several important points about my candidacy, which they may take into consideration when determining who to vote for: 

I have been a resident of Franklin Township for 12 years. Born in North Plainfield I have lived in New Jersey most of my life. 
I am the father of two. My children, Terrence, ...

Alexandra Lopez for Piscataway Township Board of Education

1. Why are you running for re-election to the Piscataway Township Board of Education?

I have been a resident of Piscataway for 18 years. I specifically chose Piscataway as a place to raise my family because of its rich diversity. As a Latino woman, married to a Latino man, we made a conscious decision to ensure that our children were raised in a community that represented our values. In 2011, ...

Dr. Tom Connors for Piscataway Township Board of Education

1. Why are you running for re-election to the Piscataway Township Board of Education?

I have been a resident of Piscataway for 29 years.  I have been a member of the Board of Education since 2008.  I am running for re-election because I believe in public education.  I grew up under difficult financial circumstances and getting a good public education was key to my success.

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 ...

LD17 Assembly Candidate Robert Quinn: The Age of Defiance in Politics

Dear Editor,

                Having trudged across this political terrain for over 18 months I see we are nearing the end. I’ve tried to show you something new and different. To return to an era where we are not so obsessed with clinging to these labels we call ...

South Brunswick: Shooting Seriously Wounds Gas Station Attendant

October 15, 2017

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Kenneth H. Stewart, 85, died Monday, October 9, 2017 at the Center of Hope Hospice in Scotch ...
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Rutgers Raritan River Consortium offering mini-grants for work in the Raritan River Basin and Bay

October 10, 2017

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Patricia Grazioso Returns to Her Hometown to Manage Investors Bank’s Piscataway Branch

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Friend's of the Library 2017 Fall Book Sale October 24 - 30

Book Sale Location: Kennedy Main Meeting Room

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Somerville: Former NYPD Officer Found Guilty of Firearms Offense

October 16, 2017

oSOMERVILLE, N.J. - A Staten Island resident and former sergeant with the New York Police Department has been convicted of 2nd degree possession of a firearm for an unlawful purpose and disorderly persons criminal mischief following a three-week trial.

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October 11, 2017

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