Government

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 ...

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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 ...

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Pool to open Memorial Day weekend, May 26-28th The Union County Freeholder Board announced today that the Walter E. Ulrich Memorial Pool located in Rahway River Park in Rahway will open Memorial Day weekend, the pool’s earliest opening date ever. “We are pleased to be offering our residents ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - The Rahway City Council unanimously introduced an ordinance that will make the intersection of West Lake Avenue and Madison Avenue a 4-way stop at its regular meeting held Monday night. The public hearing on the measure is scehduled for June 11. The introduction of the ordinance ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway Mayor Raymond Giacobbe will Assemblyman Jim Kennedy and Union County Freeholders, 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 1 for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Willows, a new affordable housing residence which will cater to artists in downtown Rahway. The new 58-unit residence, located at 219 ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - During their Thursday night meeting, Union County Freeholders officially recognized Thursday, April 26, 2018, as “Lesbian Visibility Day.”  Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados and Freeholder Linda Carter presented resolutions to TAPinto Roselle/Roselle Park and ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Union County Freeholder Linda Carter announced her candidacy on Thursday for member of the General Assembly in the 22nd Legislative District to fill the vacancy caused as a result of the passing of Assemblyman Jerry Green.  Prominent supporters include Union County Chairman Nick ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - The City of Rahway has at least one designated "Opportunity Zone," according to an announcement on Monday by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy. According to Murphy's announcement, the United States Department of Treasury has approved his 169 recommended designations for Opportunity ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway Mayor Raymond A. Giacobbe recently "Mayors Against Illegal Gunts," signing a statement of principals against illegal guns. Mayor Giacobbe will be attending and speaking at the Moms Demand Action Group Rally taking place at Hamilton Stage in Rahway on April 11, from 7 to 9 ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Rahway is getting a $25,000 “Level the Playing Field” grant from Union County, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced Thursday. The new grant program was designed to help every Union County municipality provide inclusive playgrounds to children with disabilities as ...

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RAHWAY, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce the spring season of Sensory Friendly Theatre at the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway. The popular series, sponsored by the Freeholder Board, showcases exciting live performances in an environment tailored ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados and Freeholders Bruce H. Bergen and Alexander Mirabella welcomed Christian Fuscarino of Garden State Equality to the 2018 LGBTQ Roundtable meeting hosted by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders at the Hamilton Stage in ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - With members of the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce gathering in Rahway for the monthly meeting on Friday, the Rahway Chamber of Commerce took advantage of the opportunity to boast about some of the positive business developments happening in the city. Rahway Chamber of ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Raymond A. Giacobbe was sworn in as the interim Rahway Mayor on Monday at the Rahway City Council meeting. He will complete the last year of Samson Steinman, who resigned from the position on Christmas Eve. Giacobbe will complete the final year of Steinman's term and will seek a ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway Mayor Samson Steinman reportedly resigned his position in a Dec. 24, 2017 email to the city clerk, citing personal matters, it was reported by NJ.com. Mayor Steinman took a medical leave from his position last March after being involved in a second traffic accident in less ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Union County Freeholder Angel G. Estrada met with Rahway Public Library Director Gail Miller and Children’s Librarian Elizabeth Hoens in the library’s children area recently. The subject was the technology expansion and improvements at the library, which have been funded with Union ...

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