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April 11, 2021

RAHWAY, NJ — There is a host of events, meetings, and happenings this week at the school, town, and county levels. TAPinto Rahway has mentioned or covered some of these previously. Others we have not. See below to ensure that you don't miss a thing. Schools: The Rahway Board of Education ...

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RAHWAY and TRENTON, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy reported progress in getting shots into arms as he presented a vaccine update during his press briefing Wednesday. He said that the state has administered 4,892,598 total doses and that 1,896,442 New Jersey residents are now fully vaccinated. "We are ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy announced during his press briefing on Monday, April 5, that all individuals ages 16 and older in New Jersey will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination starting on April 19 — two weeks ahead of the state’s initial target of May 1. The state’s phased ...

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TRENTON — Gov. Phil Murphy and the New Jersey Department of Health today issued new COVID-19 travel guidance, which follow updated travel recommendations released by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) earlier this month. “While the pandemic is not over, our vaccination program and updated ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy expressed concern about rising COVID-19 figures in New Jersey and said at his COVID press briefing in Trenton on Wednesday that new predictive models indicate the state could be heading for a new COVID-19 peak over May and June. The state had 4,586 new COVID-19 cases ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — We've mentioned at least a few of these already, but just as a reminder, here are those most immediate dates for this week that residents might wish to keep in mind: The Hometown Heroes Street Banner program deadline is approaching on Friday, April 2. Please see the attached ...

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RAHWAY and TRENTON, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy announced during his press briefing yesterday, March 29, that 4,030,061 vaccinations have been administered throughout the state and that 1,473,409 New Jersey residents are fully vaccinated. He also reported a list of updates about the state’s evolving ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Meetings, events, and important deadlines for the city of Rahway are upcoming as follows: City: The Hometown Heroes Street Banner program deadline is approaching on Friday, April 2. Please see the attached flyer for more information. Call (732) 827-2001 with any questions.

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TRENTON, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy on Wednesday announced that the NJ Department of Health has revised its guidance for local health departments on K-12 in-class operations.  The governor said that if masking and frequent hand-washing can be maintained by students and educators and support staff ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Rahway's Planning Board met on Tuesday, March 23, at 7 pm. On the agenda were several items, including the consideration of two redevelopment plan resolutions, a city ordinance, new rules and regulations for the Planning Board, and the adoption of the Board's January minutes. In ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Over the last week, Mayor Raymond Giacobbe made a number of announcements and alerted the public to several upcoming events of possible interest to residents. Everything from COVID-19 information to holiday events taking place in Rahway were discussed. TAPinto Rahway reported on a few ...

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NEW JERSEY — Gov. Phil Murphy said at his COVID press briefing on Monday that he doesn't expect to loosen any more COVID-19 restrictions because of the recent rise in variant strains of the disease. On March 19, the state of New Jersey expanded capacity at indoor businesses, such as restaurants ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — There are a number of meetings and events taking place in Rahway this upcoming week of possible interest to residents. City: There is a Planning Board Meeting on Tuesday, March 23, at 7 pm. The meeting is presently closed to physical attendance, but the public is welcome to ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — There are a number of public meetings and other events that may be of interest to Rahway residents this week. City Government Board of Adjustment Meeting: Monday, March 15 @ 7:00 pm Rahway Redevelopment Agency Meeting: Wednesday, March 17 @ 6:30 pm The city continues to ...

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RAHWAY, NJ—By a poetic happenstance of sorts, Rahway City Council’s combined meeting on March 8 coincided with International Women’s Day whose “Women in Leadership” theme proved fitting as the city celebrated the contributions of its outgoing clerk. Following Mayor Raymond Giacobbe’s opening ...

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RAHWAY, NJ—TAPinto Rahway has passed the one-week mark from its inaugural launch on March 1 and wishes to acknowledge and thank all of its early and constant readers and supporters. As a reminder, please do not hesitate to share thoughts, reactions, comments, criticism, and corrections to ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Anyone planning a wedding can expand the guest list now, following Gov. Phil Murphy's COVID press briefing in Trenton on Wednesday, when he announced that wedding receptions may proceed at 35% of a venue’s indoor capacity (up to 150 persons) and up to 150 people outdoors. Indoor ...

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Governor Announces Two Initiatives: Opportunity Meets Innovation Challenge Grants ($28.5 Million) and Hunger-Free Campus Grant Program ($1 Million) TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy and Secretary of Higher Education Dr. Brian Bridges announced that $29.5 million in federal funding will be available ...

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In the wake of the February 19th announcement that hybrid instruction would begin throughout the district, K-12, on Monday, March 15, following a year of exclusively virtual learning, the Rahway Public Schools also gave notice on the district website, in collaboration with the City of Rahway and ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Governor Phil Murphy provided during his COVID press briefing on Wednesday some positive news about testing sites and vaccinations. He said the 1,758,979 total vaccine doses (1,192,364 first doses, and 566,441 second doses) have been administered as of this morning.  He also was ...

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RAHWAY, NJ--On Monday, February 22, the same day that the nation observed what many were calling a "grim milestone"--500,00 deaths due to COVID-19--Mayor Raymond Giacobbe released the city's weekend COVID-19 numbers on his Facebook page.   Giacobbe confirmed 32 new cases between February 19-21.

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RAHWAY, NJ--Of those meetings we have already announced previously, two taking place today are worth repeating and may be of interest to Rahway residents generally and parents of young children specifically. Tonight, February 23, at 7pm, the town will hold its monthly Planning Board meeting. The ...

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NEW JERSEY — Around midday Monday, Gov. Phil Murphy signed three bills to legalize recreational marijuana-use and establish a regulated cannabis market within the next six months. The legislation will allow for adults to legally possess as much as six ounces of marijuana and mean relief for ...

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RAHWAY, NJ—City government events for this upcoming week, according to the City of Rahway website, include a Board of Adjustment meeting on Monday, February 22, at 7pm, and a Planning Board meeting on Tuesday February 23, at 7pm. The city continues to encourage the public to attend such ...

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