Government

February 19, 2019

EAST BRUNSWICK, SOUTH BRUNSWICK, and MILLTOWN, NJ – Pipeline modernization and improvement of gas transmission and control are the main features of the extensive construction program being carried out in East Brunswick, South Brunswick, and Milltown over the past few months.  Aging pipelines that ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - So what is open and closed on Presidents Day 2019? South Brunswick Townships schools are closed on Monday, February 18 in observance of Presidents Day. Township post offices are also closed as is the Municipal Building. The South Brunswick Public Library will also be closed ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Days after federal authorities blasted Middlesex County for releasing undocumented immigrants from the county jail, residents praised the freeholder board for taking a stand against what they called illegal efforts to detain people. "Middlesex County is simply upholding the ...

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  TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning tonight at midnight ahead of the winter storm, which is expected to start tonight and continue throughout the day tomorrow. Executive Order No. 55 declares a state of emergency across all ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County Democrats today issued a statement on the passing of Barbara "Babs" Siperstein, a transgender activist who fought for and was honored by a law that was named for her allowing people to change their genders on their birth certificates. Siperstein, who resided ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Blanquita B. Valenti, a former New Brunswick City Councilwoman and longtime resident, will not seek re-election to the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders. Valenti has served as a freeholder since 2004. An educator for more than 38 years, she taught students in ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The weather forecast calls for dramatically colder temperatures Wednesday morning. Drivers should allow extra time for vehicles to defrost and be careful for any black ice. Here is the latest weather update and school advisory. Weather Report Afternoon Update: Rain ...

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WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) reintroduced two bills to address the ongoing epidemic of gun violence in the United States by closing glaring holes in our firearms laws. “Gun violence continues to plague our society at levels unseen anywhere else in the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University will postpone collection of currently unpaid tuition and other fees from federal employees furloughed during the government shutdown, and their dependents. “This is one way that we can minimize that stress and eliminate disruption of academic careers while ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Government workers everywhere are feeling the effects of the Federal government shutdown. Many have families to support and are uncertain about their financial situation during this time. Middlesex County wants to remind its residents that their County is ready to support ...

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WASHINGTON, DC — As she begins her third term in the House of Representatives, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) has been nominated by the Democratic Steering Committee to serve on the House Appropriations Committee, one of the most powerful committees in the House, responsible for setting ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Amid much pomp in a packed auditorium at Middlesex County College, county Freeholders Ronald Rios and Shanti Narra took the oaths of office for new terms Monday in ceremonies marked with the presence of numerous elected Democrats, from the local, county, state and federal ...

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SAYREVILLE - The Sayreville Economic & Redevelopment Agency (SERA) is expressing deep concerns about a questionable poll mailed to Borough households in the waning days of 2018. The poll was mailed from an unknown third party describing itself as the “National Community Based Development ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Amid much pomp in a packed auditorium at Middlesex County College, county Freeholders Ronald Rios and Shanti Narra took the oaths of office for new terms Monday in ceremonies marked with the presence of numerous elected Democrats, from the local, county, state and federal ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department is warning all drivers to use extreme caution when driving on local roads. The police department reports at least 38 motor vehicle accidents iin the four inches of snow that has accumulated within the township. Several citizens have ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK,NJ  - High school students across Middlesex and Somerset counties have a chance to to tell adults why people should vote in elections in an contest that the Women Voters of the Greater New Brunswick Area is sponsoring for youths. In "Y-Vote," students can write an essay or produce ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Police will provide the public with notice of areas in the Township where there will be increased traffic enforcement. While enforcement efforts take place throughout the township, these areas will receive additional focus. Enforcement ...

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THE SOUTH BRUNSWICK RECREATION DEPARTMENT HAS ANNOUNCED THAT TONIGHT'S CONCERT (RIVER OF DREAMS-BILLY JOEL TRIBUTE BAND) AND THE CHILDREN'S MOVIE NIGHT PROGRAMS HAVE BEEN CANCELED. THE TOWNSHIP IS ATTEMPTING TO SCHEDULE ANOTHER DATE, IF POSSIBLE.

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department and the Township of South Brunswick held National Night Out event at Rowland Park Tuesday night. The program has won awards from the national sponsor in previous years and has been often recognized for its presentation. Despite the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Come join thousands of community members and the South Brunswick Police Department to celebrate the 35th annual “National Night Out” Tuesday August 7. The celebration will once again be held in Rowland Park from 6pm to 9pm. The park is located on Broadway Road near Rowland ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This notice has been given to all residents of South Brunswick Township to inform you of the delay in the mailing of the tax bills which would include the 3rd and 4th quarter payments for 2018 and the 1st and 2nd quarter payments for 2019. In the State of New Jersey all of ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Two annual Memorial Day rememberance ceremonies were held in South Brunswick Township on May 28. The first of the two festivities was held on Henderson Road at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9111 on Route 27 and Henderson Road in Kendall Park. The festivities were ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ  - The traditional Memorial Day ceremonies will be held in South Brunswick on Monday, May 28. At 10 am sharp, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 9111 will host their traditional services.  The services will be coordinated by local Commander Robert Kelly.  The post ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Patrons attempting to return their library books Monday night were greeted with a surprise sign posted on the South Brunswick Municipal Library. Residents were greeted at the set of doors with a handwritten sign stating that the "Library was closed due to a Maintenance ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Township officials announced funeral plans for Mayor Christopher Killmurray and plans to deal with filling his position and a second one on the Council. Killmurray, 55, died at home Sunday morning after battling brain cancer for several years. According to the township, ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Township Mayor Christopher Killmurray died at home Sunday morning, officials announced. In an alert to residents, Township Manager Bernard Hvozdovic said that Killmurray, 55, passed away at home surrounded by his family after battling brain cancer for several years. A ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - She wasn't there to explain what happened.  She did not opine about the current administration.  She did not shake her fist at the moon.  Hillary Rodham Clinton was at Rutgers University on Thursday to encourage women and young people to become involved in politics and to vote ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The public’s response to  a pair of online petitions for and against the proposed APEX Sports & Events facility are running 10 to 1 in favor of the 210,000 square-foot indoor/outdoor athletic complex, proposed for a 40-acre site on Mountain View Road adjacent to the 369-acre ...

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    HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  -The owner of a proposed 40-acre indoor/outdoor sports facility on Mountain View Road has begun the approval process and is optimistic that work on the project will begin by summer. Gregg Wilke, developer and owner of the Apex Sports & Events facility, also owns ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Over 200 students and residents attended a town hall meeting held by Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman at the East Brunswick Community Center on Sunday, when the New Jersey's Representative from District 12 honored her promise to hear them voice their concerns following the ...

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