RAHWAY—Councilman Bobby Akbar, who is married and has three children, was arrested Feb 26 on domestic violence charges outside of Franklin Elementary School after he appeared to use his car to knock down another teacher, according to police who were at the scene.
NEW YORK – The Phoenix Suns drafted Rahway native Earl Clark with the 14th overall pick in the NBA Draft last Thursday.
Clark scored 1,245 career points at Rahway High School.
RAHWAY—The Community Meeting Room at the Rahway Public Library was the scene for recognition of a select group of students from Rahway High School, juniors who had been chosen for induction into the National Honor Society. This event took place Thursday evening, June 11.
MILLBURN—Rahway High School claimed four Rising Star Awards at a ceremony held at the Paper Mill Playhouse on Tuesday, June 16.
RAHWAY—Rahway High School senior Patric Wishbow has been awarded the Vagelos Scholarship for 2009.
RAHWAY—Madison Elementary School held their annual talent show under the direction of fifth grade teacher Chris Delloiacono.
RAHWAY—Rahway High School Principal Paula Braxton joins the top ten graduates of the Class of 2009 during the senior luncheon held on Friday, June 19.
RAHWAY—Campers ages eight to ten will develop gardening skills this summer at the YMCA of Eastern Union County, Rahway Branch summer camp.
RAHWAY – Registration is underway for the Rahway Youth Soccer Association fall recreation program.
RAHWAY—The “Jersey Fresh” Farmers Market has returned to Downtown Rahway at Rahway Train Station Plaza on East Milton Avenue and Irving Street. The Farmers Market will be open every Thursday, now through Oct. 15, from noon until 6 p.m.