Giving Back

February 6, 2019

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - February is American Heart Month and in honor of the Go Red for heart health month, the South Brunswick Public Library is hosting a Blood Drive on Monday, February 11 from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. The Blood Drive is sponsored by the South Brunswick High School Sudents for Public ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Another township family was devastated by fire this week when flames ripped through a home located in a development just minutes away from South Brunswick High School on Thursday. The Datla family was not home at the time of the fire. A GoFundMe page has been set up to assist ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick School District's eighth annual Prom Dress Drive is underway. The Vikings Closet is collecting prom dress donations now through February 8 to help ensure all students get a chance to enjoy the spring prom experience. Suggested donation items ...

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STAFFORD - We are in the thick of the winter and it is time to look forward to a great event! The Fourth Annual Arctic Outreach in Loving Memory of Mallory McBrien is going to happen on Saturday February 23 at the Mud City Crab House. The rain, snow or shine event takes place between 11 a.m. and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Federal employees who are out of work because of the partial government shutdown now can a little bit of sympathy from a group of New Jersey coffee shops that are giving the workers free cups of java. Hidden Grounds Coffee, which has two shops in New Brunswick, as well as ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The township's 12U baseball team is headed to Cooperstown, New York this summer to compete in a "Fields of Dreams"  tournament. The special Dreams Park Tournament takes place in the home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame. To help fund this once-in-a-lifetime experience ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - January is National Blood Donor Month and the South Brunswick Library will hold a community-wide blood drive on Monday, January 14 from 1:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Donors should be between the ages of 17 and 75 and be in good physical health. A donor can be 16 years of age, but ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - In the season of gift-giving, state legislators from Middlesex County announced that several non-profit agencies will receive hundreds of thousands in grants to help the homeless and people struggling to stay in homes. State Sen. Patrick Diegnan, and Assembly members Nancy ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick High School Public Health Club will be sponsoring an Emergency Blood Drive on Saturday, December 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the South Brunswick Community Center. There is a specific need for people of Indian, Pakistani and Iranian descents to donate ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - American Legion Post 401’s Annual Toys for Tots drive is now underway.  The Post is an official drop off site for the program and will be accepting new, unwrapped toys through December 17 at American Legion Post 401, 148 Major Rd., Monmouth Junction, any time after 3 p.m., ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - American Legion Post 401’s annual food drive in support of the South Brunswick Food Bank is now underway. Area residents may drop off their non-perishable food donations at the American Legion Post Home, 148 Major Road, Monmouth Junction, any time after 3 p.m., seven days a ...

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ - Monday night marked the ninth annual A Taste for Education, presented by the Education Foundation of South Brunswick Township, Inc., at Pierre's of South Brunswick.  The program began with a welcome from Martin Abschutz, President of the Foundation. The two hundred guests ...

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TINTON FALLS, NJ – A.J. Perri is back helping veterans in need – this time launching a search for veterans and their families through a partnership with ABC-TV. As part of the A.J. Perri Cares Program, a lucky New Jersey veteran and their family will receive air conditioning/heating relief this ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Despite the cloudy morning, Jersey City's Liberty State Park was blooming in pink as hundreds of survivors, friends, families, and sponsors attended Susan G. Komen of North Jersey's Race for the Cure.  The explosion of color represented the hope and determination to celebrate ...

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PARKLAND, FLA. - Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students have put together a fund-raising public service announcement to raise funds for the victims' families. Broward County Commissioner Michael Udine said, "The Parkland community steps up," Michael Udine, Broward County Commissioner, said. "You ...

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PERTH AMBOY - Stephanie Márquez-Villafañe, president of the student-based Puerto Rican action group Rutgers Unión Estudiantil Puertorriqueña, offers a sobering assessment of New Jersey’s Puerto Rican student community in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, the worst hurricane to hit the U.S.

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  SOMERVILLE, NJ  - Instead of pushing their way through the  doors at the end of the school day this week, students at the Van Derveer School took their time and hung out in the lobby each day, patiently waiting on line to spend 25 cents for a 9-ounce cup of lemonade. The students are ...

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Building Homes, Changing Lives Campaign will unveil new branding, outdoor banners, the Diamond Jubilee Gala and the start of construction on $30 Million in redevelopment projects. EAST ORANGE, NJ - The East Orange Housing Authority (EOHA) will celebrate 60 years of service to the East Orange ...

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