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Ribbon cutting held for waterfront gazebo, dog park, playgrounds, nature trail
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Local officials cut the ribbon on Tuesday June 14, for a new waterfront gazebo in Millcreek Point Park. It’s adjacent to a dog park, nature trails, and playground areas. Kids can enjoy a new rock w...
Three days of fun
Residents enjoyed food, animals, games, crafts at Secaucus fair
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Candle-makers, restaurant owners, and residents all gathered in the Plaza for the annual three-day street fair from Friday, June 3 to Sunday, June 5. Secaucus residents of four years Rich Rodriguez...
Watery views
Residents can take Meadowlands pontoon boat, canoe tours
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority has begun this month offering pontoon boat and canoe tours of the Hackensack River, some embarking from Secaucus, that will run through Saturday, Sept. 17...
Learning by doing
From art to Bingo, new after-school program inspires young students
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
First and second grade students at Huber Street Elementary School played an interactive activity to learn Spanish as part of their after-care program recently. The teacher threw a stuffed, colorful...
Parading for veterans
Residents march down Huber Street
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Huber Street Elementary School student Chloe Liptai, 6, comes to Secaucus’ Memorial Day parade every year to see her grandmother Ebelyn Bonyn walk in the parade. Bonyn is the President of the Veter...
Learn to save someone who’s OD’ing
Free Narcan training offered
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported a 200 percent increase between 2000 and 2014 in overdose deaths involving pain relievers and heroin. In New Jersey, 1,253 drug and opiate ove...
We’re going to need more shelf space
Hudson Reporter writers, photographers, artists win awards in two statewide contests
Jun 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently accepted 13 writing, 11 photography, and six layout awards in the prestigious 2016 Memorial Journalism Awards run annua...
A sense of style
Dress for Success art show was a real success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The high-ceilinged halls of Mana Contemporary echoed with the voices of hundreds of guests who came to take part in an “Art and Soul; Women In the Arts” art exhibit on May 19. The event was designe...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Jun 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Law Day Honoree recognized at recent school board meeting Huber Street School sixth grade student Alexandria Feil was honored at the Secaucus Board of Education Meeting’s Showcase of ...

past weeks news

Fishing around
Kids catch sunnies, catfish at Duck Pond derby
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer

Partners honor partners
‘Persons of the Year’ Gala held in Secaucus
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer

Latin twist on the Beatles, reggae
Local band to headline at Maxwell’s
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer

Have a (community) ball
Firefighter fundraiser sold out
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer

On top of spaghetti
Residents raise money for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer

Dressing up
Art show to raise funds for Dress for Success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer

‘Wax’ wonders
Second graders pose as historical figures
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer