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Brooke Shields & family had a ‘Great Adventure’ at Six Flags

Actress and model Brooke Shields celebrated Mother’s Day weekend at Six Flags Great Adventure with her husband, director Chris Henchy, and daughters Rowan and Grier. The family was joined Saturday by two of the daughters’ friends in celebration of Rowan…

Michael Puzio condemns “racial pandering”

The three mayoral candidates vying for support in the June 3 primary election are 5th Ward Councilwoman Rhashonna Cosby-Hurling, 7th Ward Democratic District Leader Michael Puzio and Councilman Derek Armstead.

LINDEN — Democratic mayoral candidate Michael Puzio condemned what he called “racial pandering” among city politicians and party bosses. “I felt compelled to become a mayoral candidate because I saw what looks like a race to the bottom, with party boss Chris Hudak…

Jazzville Skyline: “…saving mr. disney…”

by Rocky-o Disney, Disney, Disney…the name is synonymous with a brand that is known around the world and will never die, despite any recent shortcomings they may have had… Of course, they also pulled off one of the greatest business…

Democrat Jim Devine’s campaign is a case study in rapid response

RAHWAY — Within minutes of a pre-recorded phone message being delivered to Rahway voters by interim mayoral appointee Samson Steinman, his primary election opponent Democrat James Devine fired off a contrasting robo-dialed call and filed a number of federal and state…

Steinman robocall attacks opponent & pledges a ‘positive campaign’

RAHWAY — Without explaining which of Democrat James Devine’s well-documented criticisms of City Hall are less than accurate, interim appointee Samson Steinman launched an attack on his challenger and called the Democrats for Change tactics “slanderous” in a pre-recorded phone message broadcast to…

Rahway Family Fights 37k Property Tax Bill

Rafael Ortiz, and his wife built a 10,000 square foot home so their two disabled daughters could have enough space to feel independent but a $37,000 annual property tax bill is forcing the family to sell their investments in order to stay in the handicap accessible…

Rahway’s oldest resident supporting Devine for mayor

Rahway’s oldest living resident, 104-year-old Eleanor Young, is supporting Democrat James J. Devine for mayor. Devine and his city council running mate, Yvonne Wesley, paid a visit to Eleanor and her daughter, Mamie, recently, at their Whelan Place home. “I…

Rahway near rock bottom in New Jersey Monthly Magazine’s ‘best places’ rating

RAHWAY — New Jersey Monthly Magazine dropped Rahway from #400 on its rating of ‘best places to live’ in the Garden State in 2010 to #500 last year, close to the bottom of the list, which included only 514 municipalities. Democratic mayoral…