Rahway’s Own 2019 – Recognizing the Hero In All

Story by: Rob Kinch Photo by: David Brighouse        “It’s doing the little things that makes you a success,” offers retired RHS Social Studies teacher John Odin. “Be a part of something bigger, leave the world a better place, and you will earn the title of hero.”  Mr. Odin’s
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Culture Crawl 2019: Artists, Musicians, Magicians and More

This Year’s Culture Crawl was one you did not want to miss! As you strolled about on this gorgeous September day, there was something for everyone at this arts and music festival! Artists, dancers, impersonators, musicians, magicians and more, tantalized festival goers with their talents!  The Queer Space, sponsored by
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Rahway’s Art Scene is Taking Flight

Wings have been popping up all over downtown Rahway, including a new Yarn Art exhibit on East Cherry Street created by artist, Linda Grant. Grant has created several pieces for Rahway beginning in 2017 with large-scope projects adorning City Hall Plaza and The Train Station Plaza. In 2018, on the
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Taste of Spring 2018 -“Hang on to that fork!”

On April 12th, Rahway’s Taste of Spring is ready to “Reuse, Reduce and Recycle”! This annual event features over 70 stations of food, wine, boutique beer, aperitifs and desserts. “We have seen the event grow every year and while we enjoy the growth, it also means it generates more refuse.”
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RAHWAY’S OWN REFLECT RAHWAY ‘TOUGH’ ! November 27th, 2018

Story by:   Rob Kinch        “Don’t let anyone put a ceiling on you,” warns Joe Giacobbe, Strength and Conditioning Coach for the NFL’s NY Jets, and one of five inductees into the 2018 class of “Rahway’s Own”.  “Being tough,” he advises the students, “is important in chasing a dream.” He
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What’s the Word in Rahway!?

“What’s the Word in Rahway?” The word is Poetry, and it’s happening right here in Rahway, New Jersey! Every 1st Saturday of the month, Atelier Rosal Custom Framing and Art Services, in conjunction with the Association for the Creative and Performance Arts, (ACP Arts) put on a dynamic show full
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Local Rahway Artists Create New Downtown Walking Map

When travelers and commuters come off the train in Rahway they will be greeted with a new downtown map that beautifully illustrates the new city-scape that has been developing during Rahway’s active redevelopment period. Andrew Garcia Phillips, Director of Chartball Data Visualization Studio and Patricia Kozlowski, Creative Director at MadCreek,
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