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June 12, 2021

RAHWAY, NJ — Maybe it would be more accurate to say that we joined up with the Marines. Or perhaps it would be more precise still to say that we ran into the Marines while we were out doing other things. Yes, that's probably the correct way to put it. So let's come back to that momentarily.

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RAHWAY, NJ — If we had taken much longer to deliver Rahway High School (RHS) senior Connor Mackay's $25 Target gift card, we probably would have had to throw in a complimentary lightsaber or one of those Hasbro Baby Yodas (yeah, the expensive animatronic ones) as interest. If you recall, in early ...

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CLARK and RAHWAY, NJ — When lifelong Rahway resident Thomas Greco initially reached out to TAPinto Rahway about his friend, another Rahway guy he's known for decades, Anthony "Tony" Acocella, looking for someone to write about how Acocella was finally retiring as a Clark barber after almost 50 ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Latwana Curry was born and raised in Newark and currently lives in Linden, but we're going to start filling out the adoption paperwork right now and make her part of the Rahway family. Because, first, she's definitely got something of the Rahway spirit, enthusiasm, and charitable sense ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Yesterday, the city of Rahway, in partnership with the Rahway Veterans Central Committee, held a Memorial Day tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice, giving their lives in military service to their country in one of the many wars and conflicts in which the United States has ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — This is Part Two, and the conclusion, of our interview with Genesis Perez, ranked 7th in the Rahway High School (RHS) Class of 2021 and headed off to NYU next year on an (almost) full scholarship. In this part, we will also feature our interview with Genesis's mother and a few other ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — When TAPinto Rahway announced the top ten graduates of the Rahway High School (RHS) Class of 2021 a few weeks back, we briefly mentioned 7th ranked Genesis Perez, who is headed to NYU in the fall. There was much about her story that we left out of that original article that ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Earlier today, on our TAPinto Rahway Facebook page, we shared with readers an image of a Rahway banner from 1955. We indicated that there was a story behind it and that a few years ago that story was told by the high school newspaper, Rho Eta Sigma. Well, we did some digging and, ...

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RAHWAY and UNION COUNTY, NJ — The Union County Board of Commissioners has just recognized 55 women with the 2021 Union County SHero Award. The award is administered by the Union County Office on Women and was created to help raise awareness about the contributions of women in Union County during ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — When Rahway resident Marlene Hamm first started the Milton Lake Cleanup in 2016, she was motivated simply by what she saw right before her eyes. She liked to walk her dog in the park, and it seemed that everywhere she turned she encountered garbage scattered on the ground.  "There ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The City of Rahway is currently accepting submissions for its popular Hometown Heroes Street Banner program. Rahway residents may nominate themselves or a family member. The deadline for submissions is Friday, April 2. The original Hometown Heroes program was created by Mayor ...

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