Sign Up for E-Calendar


Calendar of Events: Rahway

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News


O'Johnnie's Owner Set to Retire; Future of Clark Landmark Uncertain

September 6, 2018

CLARK, NJ - After 41 years of owning O'Johnnie's, Jerry Bertekap has decided to retire.   He is looking forward to sunnier days fishing, boating and relaxing on the beaches of Florida with his wife.  

Bertekap said a non-refundable deposit was accepted and his retirement and legal transfer of the business will take place by the end of this ...

Lawmakers Question State Education Commissioner on Rush to Phase Out PARCC

September 18, 2018

TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided.

State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a joint hearing of the Senate and Assembly Education committees on Monday to testify ...

College: Living, Rooming, Leaving

Is it good things, bad things, or emotionally exhausting things that come in threes? In the course of a week, we delivered not one, not two, but three children to college, and it was good, bad, and wiped us out. Some aspects of these drop-offs differed widely, partially because of the players and partially because of the infrastructure. With so many of us still reeling from college drop-offs near ...

The Gateway Family YMCA Celebrates Adult Day Services Week

September 17, 2018

The Gateway Family YMCA celebrates National Adult Day Services Week, September 16th-22nd, joining the National Adult Day Services Association and organizations throughout the United States.  The Gateway Family YMCA – WISE Center YMCA Branch in Union, NJ will be offering tours of the Adult Day Services program by appointment during Adult Day Services Week.  Contact Susan Butler, ...

Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop for Cultural Organizations to be Held October 2

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will present a free workshop, “Emergency Preparedness for Arts & Cultural Organizations,” on Tuesday, October 2 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Warinanco Sports Center in Roselle.

“Planning ahead for emergencies is vital for the long term survival of any business, and the same applies to our nonprofit and cultural ...

Upcoming Events

Tue, September 18, 10:00 AM

Clark Public Library, Clark

Baby Bookworms

Arts & Entertainment Government

Tue, September 18, 3:30 PM

Clark Public Library, Clark

Tinker Tuesday

Arts & Entertainment Government

Sat, September 22, 2:00 PM

Elizabeth Public Library, Elizabeth

Fall Concert Series: Yacouba Sissoko

Arts & Entertainment

Crypto Currency Versus Barter

Source: There are many other forms of instruments for conducting a financial transaction for goods and services, so what are a few alternatives to hard cash, or having to use credit and debit cards? Samuel K Burlum discusses some of the more popular possibilities.

Individuals whom have lost faith in the traditional monetary system have been in search for other ways to exchange their ...