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Rahway’s Danni Newbury Sworn as Advocate Foster Youth

September 11, 2018

RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway is among 11 Union County towns represented last week by volunteers sworn in as court appointed special advocates (CASAs).

Rahway resident Danni Newbury said she became a CASA because “the unsettling reality is that LGBTQ youth are overrepresented in the foster system."

Newbury said all young people, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity and ...

Rahway Will Be Site of Union County's 1st Hispanic Heritage Celebration

RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway will be the site of Union County's first "Hispanic Heritage Celebration" later this month.

The city and the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders have invited people to attend the Sept. 23 event, taking place from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Union County Performing Arts Center, 1601 Irving Street.

The event will be free and open to the general ...

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Turn in Unwanted Guns for up to $250 Each

September 14, 2018

On Saturday, October 27 Union County residents with unwanted guns in their possession can turn them in for up to $250 each at either of two locations, in Elizabeth and Plainfield. Anyone turning in a gun may do so anonymously.

“Gun buyback events have safely taken hundreds of guns off the streets and out of our homes and neighborhoods. Buybacks also help raise awareness about the risk of ...