Rahway High School Class of 2016

Graduation exercises for the Class of 2016 at Rahway High School were conducted on Wednesday, June 22. The following is the alphabetical list of 240 graduates: A-C: Ayodele Abiona, Cecilia Acevedo Hems, Oluwapelumi Adesina, Rebecca Adeyinka, Brian Aguirre, Michael Akakpo, Oluwabunmi Stephen Akindele, Monica I. Albuquerque, De’Ja Nicole Ailen Simmons, Lindsay Antczak, Joseph Arevalo, Lucelis Arias, Thierry Augustin, Janel Avent, Ceita Elizah Baker Newton, MaCara Ball, Alex Bedoya,  David Bellande, Sagzan Bernard, Donald Berrio, Jordan […]

Rahway law enforcement participate in torch runRAHW

On Friday, June 10, students and staff from Roosevelt Elementary School in Rahway lined the street of St. Georges Avenue to show their support of the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics NJ. They cheered on Rahway police and fire department officials as they ran down the street carrying the torch that ignited […]

Mayor’s Summer Concert Series kicks off Aug. 4 in Rahway

Mayor Samson Steinman and the Rahway City Council are proud to present four free outdoor concerts as part of the Mayor’s Summer Concert Series in Rahway. The concerts will take place directly outside of the Union County Performing Arts Center at 1601 Irving St. each Thursday night in August. All shows will begin at 7:30 […]

IMM completes headquarter relocation to Rahway, N.J.

IMM, a provider of eTransaction automation for the modern business enterprise, is excited to announce the opening of its new corporate headquarters at 2 City Hall Plaza in downtown Rahway, N.J. “Our new office space construction was recently completed, and we are thrilled that the move was a great success, especially as we simultaneously celebrate […]

Rahway’s Special Olympics holds special place in community’s heart

102 young athletes ranging from pre-k to sixth grade with a variety of personal challenges showed great prowess and excitement in the Rahway Special Olympics. RAHWAY – Egg races! Parachute fun! Pin the clothes on the line! Scooter runs! Young athletes — 102 of them — ranging from pre-k to sixth grade with a variety of personal challenges showed great prowess and excitement in these […]

Track: Rahway’s West wins Group III discus for second gold

When Rahway junior Jordan West releases the disc he lets out a grunt that can be heard from 50 yards away and when he shakes your hand you feel the death grip that allows him to launch the disc as if it is a Frisbee. On Saturday, West used that monster-grip to launch the disc that earned […]

Track: Rahway boys win sectional

BERNARDS TWP.—As Leon Bunion was accepting hug after hug, the Rahway High School track coach playfully grabbed his waist area, saying “my back.” It is hard work, after all, celebrating and giving high fives. The North II Group III NJSIAA boys sectional came down to the final 4×400 relay. Rahway’s squad took third, giving them six team points […]

Rahway Hydrant Testing – An Important Notice From SUEZ

Dear Neighbor: Every spring, SUEZ tests the water mains and fire hydrants in our distribution system to clear buildup of naturally occurring minerals and ensure proper water flow. While the minerals are not harmful to health, they can affect water clarity. Beginning June 1, SUEZ crews will be testing water mains and fire hydrants throughout […]

Rahway Senior receives Girl Scout Gold Award

Rahway has a new Golden Girl. Rose Northcott, a senior at Rahway High School, has earned the most prestigious Girl Scout award the Gold Award. Rose earned the award for her project titled “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” or RRR for short. The project required a minimum of 80 hours of work, however she logged an astonishing […]