Rahway

RWJ Rahway Foundation will host 31st Annual Golf Classic

RAHWAY — RWJ Rahway Foundation will host its 31st Annual Golf Classic on Monday, Sept. 15, beginning at 10:30am, at the Echo Lake Country Club, Westfield. Rick Parker, a foundation trustee, said that the honorary golf chairman is Jim O’Connor, national practice leader for…

September 13 block party ‘Taking Back Our Community’

City residents will participate in a September 13 block party on East Albert Street to launch Taking Back Our Community now, a new non-profit organization aimed at improving the quality of life in Rahway. “We invite everyone to join TBOCnow,…

Rahway Redevelopment Agency shake-up surprises watchers

According to Rahway Redevelopment Agency commissioner Michael P. Staryak, four other members of the seven-member panel and the organization’s executive director resigned at the September 3 meeting. In a post on the Rahway forum, Staryak said the departing commissioners have already been…

Union County Pastor Admits Role in $15 Million Mortgage Fraud Scheme

A pastor of the now-defunct ReBirth International Church in Elizabeth, admitted to defrauding financial institutions as part of a $15 million mortgage fraud scam that used phony documents and “straw buyers” to make illegal profits on overbuilt condos, . Sean…

Rahway Bands and Brews

The Rail House and Union County Performing Arts Center will be hosting the inaugural Rahway Bands and Brews, a combination of independent rock bands and highly rated craft beers that sponsors hope will be a yearly event. The event will take…

Christie filed appointments with the Secretary of State

Governor Chris Christie filed the following direct appointments with the Secretary of State’s Office: Salem County Board of Elections Public Member Appoint Dana Mulligan (Pilesgrove, Salem) New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust Board of Directors Appointment by the Governor Upon the…

Bresenhan urging residents to sign flooding petition

RAHWAY— Councilman Robert Bresenhan, Jr. is urging city residents to sign an online petition to help move along a multi-million-dollar plan to mitigate the frequent flooding that takes place along the Rahway River basin. “I join Cranford Township Commissioner Tom Hannen…