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Watch as the city's Planning Board unanimously approves a site plan for New Brunswick Development Corporation (DEVCO) to build two new theatres and a 207-unit apartment building on the current site of the George Street Playhouse and Crossroads Theatre, along with an attached 344-space parking garage along Bayard Street, to be operated by the New Brunswick Parking Authority (NBPA).  Philadelphia-based Pennrose Properties will manage the apartments.

Demolition Company Run by Convicted Felon Blamed For Spill Upstream From NB Water Utility Pumping Station
Ford Ave. Rendering
A promotional image touting a development plan that has been in the works for more than a decade. Milltown Ford Ave. Redevelopment Agency

Wooden Boards Affixed to New Rutgers-DEVCO Building Slated to Become Starbucks
Future Starbucks
This new building has been modified to make it harder to climb after a student Charlie Kratovil

Young Woman Hospitalized After Climbing on Top of Future Starbucks Building
Future Starbucks
You can see one of the pieces of wood near the top of the future Starbucks is missing. Charlie Kratovil

Police Report: Driver Allegedly Crashed Into Another Car and Left The Scene
No Delivery Sign
A sign posted at New Brunswick's Key Food shortly after their driver was allegedly involved in a hit and run. Charlie Kratovil

Officials Hope to Demo Ferren Mall and Parking Deck Soon as Part of Pending Environmental Remediation, as NBPA and DEVCO Seek Partners in Massive Project
Ferren replacement proposal
One proposed rendering of what could replace the vacant Ferren parking deck in downtown New Brunswick. DEVCO

New Building Survives Close Call as Blaze Burns Construction Material, Garbage, and Propane Tanks Atop Former Site of NB Theological Seminary
Chris Paladino