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October 19, 2021

RAHWAY, NJ — There is a Rahway Board of Education (BOE) meeting tonight at 7 p.m. It is the final such meeting in advance of next week's November 2nd general election, which includes six candidates—three of whom are current board members—vying for three open BOE seats. Tonight's meeting takes ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi announces that the County Clerk’s Elections Offices in Elizabeth and Westfield will be open for extended hours on Saturday, October 30, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for anyone seeking to obtain a Vote-by-Mail ballot for the 2021 General ...

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NEW JERSEY — More than 13,500 new poll workers have signed up ahead of Election Day Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 266, which increases the pay for New Jersey’s poll workers from $200 to $300 for Election Day, and increase pay during the early voting period by a commensurate ...

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[Update: as of 10/15/21] Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi responded to TAPinto Rahway's inquiry about the certification of Rahway's September 28th Special Election. She indicated that she was awaiting the signature of one of the members of the Board of Education. She wrote, "My understanding is ...

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The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 2. Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds voters that their vote-by-mail ballot comes in a bright yellow mailing envelope, which contains their ballot, an instructional brochure, a certificate envelope, and a postage-paid envelope for ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Despite an initial statement from the Union County Board of Elections that Rahway's September 28th bond referendum results would be certified by 12 p.m. on October 12, that did not appear to be the case by the evening of the 12th. At this time, all vote-by-mail and provisional ...

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Pay for poll workers has increased. UNION COUNTY, NJ — Early in-person voting, electronic poll books and increased pay for poll workers are among the changes county residents can expect in the Nov. 2 election, for which voter registration closes on Tuesday, Oct. 12. The Rahway Recreation ...

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Union County, NJ — The Union County Board of Elections reminds residents that Tuesday, October 12 is the deadline for voter registration for the 2021 General Election. Election Day will be on Tuesday, November 2. “There are multiple options for residents to register to vote in time for the ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds voters who wish to use a Vote-by-Mail ballot that they can apply for one in person at the County Clerk’s offices in Westfield and Elizabeth. They can also fill out their ballot during the same visit and cast it in a secure drop-off box at ...

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The results of the Rahway Special School Election remain unofficial at this time. RAHWAY, NJ — After several months of discussions, debates, and disagreements in the public forum, along with a final month push from the Rahway Public Schools in order to get the word out and encourage an ...

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NEWARK, NJ — The first of two debates in the New Jersey Governor’s race kicks off at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark tomorrow, pitting incumbent Phil Murphy, a Democrat, against Republican challenger, Jack Ciattarelli.  “NJPAC is honored to host what promises to be an engaging ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Today, Tuesday, September 28, is the day to vote on Rahway's bond referendum question. Voting will take place from 2-8 p.m. For those casting ballots in person, voting should take place at one's usual polling place. For anyone who is unsure, click here to access Union County's ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The Rahway Board of Education (BOE) met on Tuesday, September 21 for its monthly general meeting. This was the final meeting prior to the bond referendum vote, and the majority of the meeting was dedicated to that issue. The vote is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — With New Jersey general elections around the corner, the deadline to register to vote is drawing near. Luckily, Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day.  According to NationalVoterRegistrationDay.org, the holiday was founded in 2012 as a way to celebrate democracy. The ...

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Update: On September 20, the location of the BOE meeting was moved to the auditorium of Rahway High School. RAHWAY, NJ — With only a week before the bond referendum vote on Tuesday, September 28, residents are encouraged to attend Tuesday's Board of Education Regular meeting, at which time the ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — Union County Board of Elections Administrator Nicole DiRado advises all Union County residents of the new updates of the polling locations for the 2021 general election. Due to the damage caused by Hurricane Ida, a few polling locations have been changed. “Hurricane Ida has ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — TAPinto Rahway has been covering the bond referendum vote since first reporting on it on July 8. For subsequent coverage, readers can reference TAPinto articles from July 19, August 12, August 20, and September 6. The upcoming vote is scheduled for Tuesday, September 28. Polls are open ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — On Tuesday, August 31, the Rahway Board of Education (BOE) met for its regular monthly meeting. Among the notable items discussed, several appointments and resignations featured prominently, along with Superintendent Dr. Patricia Camp and the BOE addressing the upcoming bond referendum ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — This week looks to be cloudy with a bit of rain but much cooler, with most days in the 70s. Teachers return to their school buildings and classrooms this Wednesday, in anticipation of the official start of the school year the following week. On Monday, August 30, at 8 p.m., there ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — TAPinto Rahway reached out to several members of the Rahway Board of Education (BOE) yesterday, asking if any additional news related to the September 28th bond referendum vote was available, particularly regarding possible upcoming information sessions for the public. We were able to ...

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This is a reprint of an article TAPinto Rahway published on July 8 related to the impending September 28th special election on the bond referendum. It provides information related to several of the questions readers have been asking and also includes links to other sources. We are currently ...

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The $200 stipend applies to Election Day 2021, on Tuesday, November 2. UNION COUNTY, NJ — Union County residents seeking an opportunity to help during the 2021 Gubernatorial election cycle still have time to apply to become poll workers this year. All poll workers must attend a paid, mandatory ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — The Board of Elections is seeking tech-savvy residents who can commit to work during the early voting period. Union County residents seeking an opportunity to help their community vote in the state’s first ever early voting period may register at the Union County Board of ...

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This article is a revised version of the one TAPinto Rahway published yesterday concerning the Rahway Special School Election on September 28. Tina Casey, Deputy Director of the Union County Office of Public Information & Communications, wished to emphasize the point that "Rahway voters don’t ...

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RAHWAY NJ — The Union County Board of Elections announced that secure ballot drop boxes are now open ahead of the Rahway Special School Election scheduled for September 28. TAPinto Rahway has reported previously on the bond referendum to be voted on by residents on that day. Rahway residents may ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — On Monday, August 9, at the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth, the county held the drawing for the ballot positions for the 2021 General Election. As TAPinto Rahway reported earlier, six residents are running for three open seats on the Rahway Board of Education (BOE). Those six ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — With the filing deadline now past, six Rahway residents have submitted documents to run in the 2021 Rahway Board of Education (BOE) election.  The Rahway BOE is presently composed of nine members, three whose terms expire this year, two whose terms expire in 2022, and four whose ...

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Petitions must be returned before 4:00 p.m. on Monday, July 26. Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds Union County residents seeking school board positions in their municipality that the deadline for filing their nominating petitions is Monday, July 26, before 4:00 p.m. in the Main Office of ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The Rahway Board of Education (BOE) announced on Tuesday that it was preparing a bond referendum for a vote in a special election this September. According to the announcement, "The district is seeking approval for comprehensive building upgrades, renovations and capital improvements ...

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