Press Releases

August 9, 2018

Would you like to learn how spruce up your garden, spend a day at the park, or enjoy the fun of a fair? You can do it all at the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County’s Open House and Folk Fest!  This event will be held Saturday, August 18 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the EARTH Center ...

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Would you like to learn how spruce up your garden, spend a day at the park, or enjoy the fun of a fair? You can do it all at the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County’s Open House and Folk Fest!  This event will be held Saturday, August 18 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the EARTH Center ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Washington’s heated rhetoric and constant attempts to sabotage health care coverage is causing uncertainty these days for far too many families. It’s not right, so here in New Jersey we are fighting back and taking a stand for quality health care coverage. Under Governor Phil ...

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Washington’s heated rhetoric and constant attempts to sabotage health care coverage is causing uncertainty these days for far too many families. It’s not right, so here in New Jersey we are fighting back and taking a stand for quality health care coverage. Under Governor Phil Murphy’s ...

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Meet New York Times bestselling author J. Courtney Sullivan at the 21st Annual Author Dinner Gala on Saturday, Sept. 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the South Brunswick Public Library, 110 Kingston Lane, Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852. This after-hours event will feature an Irish theme.    Tickets are $65 per ...

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Stop by our Craft Fair/Flea Market on Saturday, July 28 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the South Brunswick Public Library, 110 Kingston Lane in Monmouth Jct. Dozens of vendors will be set up inside and outside of the Library building. click on link for a list of vendors ...

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Painted Rocks 2018 Summer Reading -  Libraries Rock! Hidden in Plain Sight! About 40 gaily painted rocks have been hidden in outdoor public areas around South Brunswick Township as part of our 2018 Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge of course is to first find the rock. It ...

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Have you ever closed a book after reading it and said “that was AWESOME!”  Us too! Maybe it was very funny, helpful, mind-blowing, emotionally moving? The “why” is up to you.  Share the good news about the awesome books you have read by simply returning the book to our new Awesome Box! It is ...

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The New Jersey Department of Human Services on Tuesday announced expanded hepatitis C treatments for all Medicaid enrollees in the state, a policy facilitated by increased funding in the fiscal year 2019 budget. The improvement comes amid ongoing concern about increased infections due to the opioid ...

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Celebrate the beginning of summer with fun and games for all ages at the South Brunswick Public Library's annual Family Fun Festival at Beech Woods Park on Saturday, July 14 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Since this year marks the Library’s 50th birthday, visitors can expect newer, bigger and better games ...

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June is the time to get your beach reads! The Friends of the Library will host its Hot-Books-in-the-Summer-Sun Book  Sale during operating hours on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 8, 9 and 10 at the South Brunswick  Public Library, 110 Kingston Lane in Monmouth Jct.  ​ Preview Sale will be on ...

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Find solutions with yoga. Classes now forming at the South Brunswick Public Library, 110 Kingston Lane in Monmouth Jct. Classes are offered throughout the year. The next two sessions begin May 17 and again June 28. So many benefits are possible from just one hour a week of simple, gentle yoga ...

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On Sunday, April 29 the South Brunswick Public Library recognized its 50th anniversary, almost to the day, with a dignified dedication followed by a festive celebration befitting such a hallmark. After opening remarks on the front lawn by Library Director Chris Carbone, the dedication of a ...

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The Middlesex County Department of Public Safety and Health, Office of Health Services, will host the “10th Annual Pancreatic Cancer 5k Run for the Cure and Cancer Awareness Walk” on Saturday, June 9at Roosevelt Park in Edison. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. Runners will start at 9 a.m., and ...

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More than 200 representatives of business, industry and academia mixed with staff and students of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools at the district’s annual Advisory Committee Appreciation Dinner. The April 26 event, held on the MCVTS Piscataway Campus, was followed by ...

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Did you know that without regular maintenance an air conditioner loses about 5% of its original efficiency per year? This means that without proper maintenance, your air conditioning unit may be performing as poorly as other models that are years older! But there is good news; you can still ...

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In identical resolutions introduced in the House and Senate, Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) and Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) called on Congress to focus greater attention and resources on the prevention of sexual assault and violence and support for victims — particularly members of underserved ...

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  BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots welcomed a special young fan to Spring Training to meet the team and Sparkee The Mascot just one day before the start of the 2018 season.. Michael Grzankowski is a four-year old from Laurence Harbor who was born with Hypoplatic left heart syndrome. He ...

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New Jersey gardeners will have an opportunity to try the latest and very best vegetable and small fruit varieties from Rutgers University’s New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station this Saturday at Rutgers Day aka “Ag Field Day” at the Cook Campus, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences ...

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Celebrate like it's 1968! ​On Sunday, April 29 the South Brunswick Public Library will mark its 50th anniversary with a flagpole dedication followed by festivities at 110 Kingston Lane, Monmouth Jct., beginning at 2 p.m. A newly installed flagpole on the front lawn will be dedicated in the name of ...

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Looking for something to do outdoors? The Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County is pleased to announce its spring and summer events! There will be opportunities for kids and adults to learn the basics of gardening, for experienced gardeners to sharpen their skills and for bargain ...

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Today, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) joined co-sponsors Congressmen Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Albio Sires (D-NJ) and Adriano Espaillat (D-NY) to announce The Handgun Licensing and Registration Act of 2018. This legislation would overturn an outdated 1986 law to build a framework of ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Middlesex County is looking for high school and college students who want to improve and protect our environment and don’t mind lifting, bending, and getting dirt under their fingernails. Applications are now being accepted for the Middlesex County Youth Conservation ...

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TRENTON – The Attorney General’s Office today released surveillance footage related to the March 20th shooting at Panera Bread in Princeton, New Jersey, during which state troopers fatally shot Scott L. Mielentz, 56, of Lawrenceville, N.J. The shooting remains under investigation by the Attorney ...

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Dr. Williams will be hosting the webinar "Are You 'Stressing Out' Your Horse? Understanding Types of Stress & How to Manage or Reduce Each." The presentation will be next Thursday, April 12th at 12:p.m. To join the webinar go ...

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Don't let the weather fool you Spring is here, and KPS Garage is offering a special new and existing customers! 1) Freewheel alignment with the purchase of four tires 2) Spring has Sprung Special $29.95 Change oil & filter  Free tire rotation Free 30 point safety ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Assemblyman Joe Danielsen will be hosting the Annual Job Fair on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in partnership with the Imperia. The event will be held at the Imperia, located at 1714 Easton Avenue in Somerset from 1:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Job seekers are encouraged to attend and network ...

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Two innovative performance programs, hosted by The Pyramid Society and designed to support and promote the versatility of Egyptian Arabian horses in a wide range of performance disciplines, are now open for public enrollment. Whether you ride for pleasure, take lessons or compete on a local or ...

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National 4‑H Council announced the launch of the spring 2018 4‑H Paper Clover Campaign in partnership with Tractor Supply Company (TSC). This event marks the eighth year of collaboration between the organizations on the national in-store fundraiser, benefiting 4‑H programming in New Jersey. The ...

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame is presenting an ongoing children’s educational program series called “Horse Explorers.” Recommended for ages 3-6, “Horse Explorers” is a hands-on series intended to creatively educate children about horses by developing ...

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