Rahway

Sedaka Celebrates 50 Years Of Music With Rahway Performance

RAHWAY – Legendary musician Neil Sedaka will perform at the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 26. Ticket prices range from $57-$87. With a career spanning six decades, a rare feat in the…

Presidential Candidate Visits Rahway

  RAHWAY—Libertarian Party presidential candidate Bob Barr spoke to a nationwide network of fundraising events via an Internet broadcast late last month, from Luciano’s Restaurant in Rahway at about the same time Sen. Barack Obama accepted the Democratic nomination in…

First Thursdays Fun

  First Thursdays Fun—Con Los Campesinos, a music group from Perth Amboy, New Jersey performed in front of The Arts Guild of Rahway on Irving Street earlier this month as part of Rahway’s First Thursdays event. Spectators enjoyed Spanish Caribbean…

Freeholders Honor Lifeguard Heroes

  Freeholders Honor Lifeguard Heroes—Union County Freeholder Chairman Angel G. Estrada (right) and Freeholders Rick Proctor (second from left) and Bette Jane Kowalski (left) present resolutions to Union County lifeguards Kristi Janusz and Sebastian Vargas, both of Linden, for their…

Starting the School Year

  Starting the School Year—Freeholders Rick Proctor (left) and Chester Holmes present Paula Braxton with a resolution congratulating her on becoming the new principal of Rahway High School and on being the first African-American graduate of the school to return…

Rahway YMCA Offers Free Memberships To 7th Graders

RAHWAY—Most children begin to formulate habits that continue into adulthood in the seventh grade.  In an effort to promote life-long wellness practices, the YMCA of Eastern Union County, Rahway Branch is offering all Rahway, Carteret and Linden seventh grade students…

Thieves Target Truck Fuel Tanks

UNION COUNTY – The high price of diesel fuel is making the contents of tucks’ fuel tanks an attractive target for area thieves. Last week, thieves siphoned off 160 gallons of diesel fuel from the tanks of three trucks parked…

Rahway Man Pleads Guilty To Home Invasion Robbery

TRENTON – A Rahway associate of the so-called “Route 35 Crew,” which was responsible for a series of bank robberies and other robberies from August 2006 through November 2007, pleaded guilty Monday to committing a home invasion robbery in Allentown,…