secaucus news

Sale of Meadowlands Hospital underway
State Health Planning Board holds public comment hearing
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The process of selling the troubled Meadowlands Hospital will continue this week, after the state Health Planning Board was scheduled to hold a public comment hearing on the transfer of ownership o...
Who’s running for the school board?
Six candidates are running for three seats on Nov. 7
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Six candidates are running for three open spots on the nine-person Secaucus school board. The election takes place Nov. 7. Change has come to the district recently. Last fall, the district complete...
Young upstart challenges 1st Ward councilman
Local resident challenges councilman in lone contested race Nov. 7.
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since their election to the Secaucus town council in 2009, the Independent “Moving Secaucus Forward” slate (formerly “Take Back Secaucus”) has enjoyed massive popularity, and an uncontested re...
Local linebacker is Athlete of the Week in sports column
by Jim Hague
Reporter Sports Columnist
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The following is an extra section of Jim Hague’s sports column that ran last week. (You can also find it on hudsonreporter.com) For the past two seasons, Raequan Andrews was a linebacker/running ba...
Storm preparation is crucial
by Mayor Michael Gonelli
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Natural disasters are powerful forces of nature that are increasingly making worldwide headlines. In the past several weeks, there have been three major hurricanes, Harvey, Irma and Maria, as well ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Oct 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Bringing Survivor Tree Awareness to the Students of Huber Street School Faculty members from Secaucus Middle and High School: Amanda Wargocki, Melissa Heintjes, and Doug DePice introduced their int...
From pork loin to tacos
Sixth annual Restaurant Night is a mouthful
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Enzo Carputo, chef for La Reggia in Secaucus, spared no expense in showcasing his restaurant's top eats at the town's annual Restaurant Night Sept. 28. He spent $700 to buy a giant parmigiano reggi...
Costumes and balls
Council discusses holiday celebrations, parking for Little League field
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Halloween fun and mystery is coming to Secaucus, according to the most recent Town Council meeting, Sept 26. The Secaucus High School PTSA Halloween Paw-Rade for costumed animals will take place Oc...
Fish stories
Kids enjoy pirate-themed derby in Laurel Hill Park
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Abigail Edwards, 6, quickly shot out from her peers in competition in Secaucus’ fishing derby at Laurel Hill Park. She hooked an 11 1/2 inch white perch and a 10 1/4 inch blue snapper. Her mother c...
Bringing movie sets back to NJ
Weehawken and other area residents talk about film tax breaks returning to state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Film historians often attribute the origin of the term “cliffhanger” to the 1914 silent film serial “The Perils of Pauline” in which the main character clings to the Palisade cliffs near Fort Lee. ...

past weeks news

‘Meet The Skullers’
Local student debuts EP
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer

Touring the Meadowlands
Local nature activities on tap for this fall
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

Posthumous proclamation
Mayor and council honor local WWII veteran
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

'Run for the warriors'
Charity race for vets takes place Sept. 10
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer