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Rahway Marching Band Wins Prizes

RAHWAY — The Rahway High School Marching Band recently finished several busy weeks of rehearsals and competitive performances of their 2012 production “The Rainforest,” by Bryan Harmsen, which celebrates birds and other rainforest wildlife.

UCPAC To Screen “I Sell The Dead” Tonight

RAHWAY – The Union County Performing Arts Center will show the comedy-horror movie “I Sell The Dead” tonight, Oct. 26, beginning at 8 p.m. There will be an onstage discussion with writer/director Glenn McQuaid and indie horror icon and Glass Eye Pix founder Larry Fessenden. Tickets are $10.

Reiman Issues Severe Weather Warning To Carteret Residents

Mayor Dan Reiman

CARTERET – Mayor Dan Reiman’s office and the Carteret Office of Emergency Management have issued a Severe Weather Warning to residents, and have begun to coordinate emergency preparations that may include the establishment of shelters with food and water, portable generator power, search and rescue operations, damage and flooding mitigation, and the clearing of downed trees and debris.

NJ Senate Approves Foreclosure Bills

State Sen. Ray Lesniak

TRENTON – The full state Senate approved a pair of bills sponsored by Senator Raymond J. Lesniak yesterday which are aimed at addressing New Jersey’s foreclosure crisis by transforming abandoned, foreclosed properties into livable homes and by requiring the state to expand participation in the HomeKeeper mortgage assistance program.