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The Woodbridge E-News is your direct link to all of the news, events, programs and happenings in Woodbridge Township, Middlesex County, New Jersey. We are proud of our town and what we have to offer - residents and visitors alike.  Top-name Entertainment & Concerts.  Theatre & Performances.  Festivals & Farmer's Market.  Barron Arts Center & Woodbridge Artisan Guild Gallery.  World-Class Restaurants & Shopping.  Woodbridge Community Center (WCC).  Just name it... its right here in Woodbridge!!  Visit us at: www.twp.woodbridge.nj.us for all of the Woodbridge events, programs and happenings.

See You Around Town,
Mayor John E. McCormac

WPD Encourages Safe “Trick-or-Treating during “Haunted Halloween”
Halloween Curfew in Place for Sun., Oct. 30 & Mon., Oct. 31

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The Woodbridge Police Department (WPD) will be watching out for ‘ghosts and goblins’ as part of special Halloween patrols and the Health Department is available to provide information on healthy treats.  The WPD will enforce a special Halloween curfew on the evenings of Sun., Oct. 30 (Mischief Night) and Mon., Oct. 31 (Halloween).  While scary fun is great, special safety reminders and precautions will be in place in order to keep Township “trick-or-treaters” out of harm’s way.  The curfew is in place from 7:00 P.M. to sunrise on Sun., Oct. 30 and Mon., Oct. 31 and applies to everyone under the age of 18 (unless accompanied by a parent, guardian, or responsible adult).  Police will issue a warning and instructions to return home to first-time violators; second offense violators will be taken into custody and held until picked up by a parent or guardian.  The WPD also issued important Halloween safety precautions for “trick or treat”... go to: www.twp.woodbridge.nj.us for Halloween safety tips.  

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Halloween Finale’...  WHS “Haunted House” Friday & Saturday

Woodbridge Halloween fun continues with the Woodbridge High School “Haunted House” (proceeds benefit the WHS Choir) on Fri., Oct. 28 and Sat., Oct. 29.  Experience your worst “Fears, Phobias & Superstitions” at the “Haunted House” – located in the old (some say haunted) building at 1500 Rahway Avenue (across from the State Prison).  “Happy Haunted House” (lights on) for youngsters is open from 7:00 to 8:00 PM.  The real scary “Haunted House” is open from 8:00 to 10:00 PM.  Tickets:  $8.00 in advance. $10.00 at Door (adults) and $5.00 (children under 10 years of age.)  Call 732-602-8634 for the scary detail

Woodbridge Animal Shelter Open House & Adoption Expo “Barks” on Saturday 

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Animal Shelter Open House

The Woodbridge Animal Shelter & Pet Adoption Center hosts their annual Open House & Pet Adoption Expo on Sat., Oct. 29, 2016 from Noon to 4:00 PM at the Woodbridge Avenue Shelter (195 Woodbridge Ave., Sewaren).  Come visit all of the Shelter Dogs & Cats.  Adoption Specials... Pet-related vendors... Door Prizes... Refreshments... Much More... And it’s all FREE.  Sponsored by the Woodbridge Township Animal Center & Pet Adoption Center, Woodbridge Animal Group and our Shelter Volunteers.  Don’t miss the best opportunity this season to find that perfect pet.

Election Day is Tues., Nov. 8... “Cast-A-Can-When-You-Cast-Your-Vote”                                                                       

Get Out and Vote

The Municipal Clerk’s Office will be open and at work on Election Day – Tues., Nov. 8, 2016.  Voters are reminded to bring their Sample Ballot with them to the polls – the Sample Ballot includes information on where you go to vote and a complete list of candidates seeking election to all offices – national, state, county, municipal and school board.  Voters can verify registration by contacting the Middlesex County Board of Elections at 732-745-3471.  Polls are open from 6:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.  Go to the Woodbridge Township web page at: www.twp.woodbridge.nj.us (Departments/Clerk’s Office) for voting information. 

Cast a can when you vote

And, speaking of voting... students from Woodbridge High School are again coordinating the Township-wide “Cast-A-Can-When-You-Cast-Your-Vote” food drive.  So, before you leave home to vote on Tues., Nov. 3, grab a can… or two… or three… for drop-off at your polling location.  Donating non-perishable food is a great way to help our less fortunate friends and neighbors as we approach the upcoming holiday season.  Go Vote... And donate a can of food.

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“Fall Into Fall” With a WCC Family Membership 


Time to “Fall-Into-Fall” with a Family Membership at the WCC.  The WCC is at the leading edge of what’s hot in the health, wellness and fitness industry – we’re going strong and getting in shape with the popular LesMills “Group Effect” exercise classes and personal training program.  The WCC also offers a full aquatics program with swim lessons for all ages, a competitive swim team, roller and ice skating lessons, ice hockey, open skate sessions, weight and aerobic center, personal training & fitness programs, a full-court gymnasium, basketball court, indoor track, and so much more.  Perfect your swing – baseball or softball - at the new 3-Cage batting center.  And, after taking batting practice, tee-off at SkyLine Mini-Golf - the area’s best and most challenging mini-golf course.    


Take advantage of the “Fall-Into-Fall” Family Membership Special!!!  Join in November and receive a FREE WCC gift with your new membership!!!  We’re betting that you’ll discover that the WCC is the perfect place for family fun, fitness and connection.  The WCC also hosts birthday, anniversary and holiday parties, Project Graduation, and corporate events and outings, with a full-service, in-house WCC Café and catering.  Contact our Membership Services Coordinator at 732-596-4196.  Visit our webpage at: www.njwcc.com.  See us on Facebook... Or stop-by the WCC at 600 Main Street, Woodbridge.  You’ll be glad you did!!!


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