secaucus news

School board election set for April 23
Four candidates are running for three seats
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Board of Education has nine members in total, each serving a three-year term. Every year three of those terms expire. This year the terms are ending for board members Joseph Lewis, Dor...
Students grill Town Council
High schoolers meet with mayor and council members for Q&A
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
In the second of what promises to be a biannual series of informal “town hall” meetings, a group of student participants in the Secaucus High School Junior State of America (JSA) sat with the Town ...
Keep ’em guessing
Trivia nights at local bars, restaurants are entertaining, educational
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
1) Do you know what summer the movie “Dirty Dancing” took place? 2) Which one-hit group sang “Brandy”? 3) Who won the 1963 National League Rookie of the Year Award? (The answers are at the end of t...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Library to host two workshops for job seekers in April Looking for a new job? Local resident and founder of IPEAK, Robert P. de Tagle will lead a free two-part series on resume writing and intervie...
Heroine addicts
Breathless fans meet Hunger Games: Catching Fire stars in Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The first arrivals showed up at five in the afternoon to stake out their place in line. The location: Walmart in Secaucus. The occasion: the midnight release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the...
Sacco’s chief of staff runs for freeholder
Anthony Vainieri has politics ‘in his blood’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
With experience in local, county, and state government, Anthony Vainieri is running for freeholder in Hudson County, representing North Bergen and parts of Secaucus and Jersey City. The North Berge...
Lights! Cameras! Legislate!
Prieto is focus of student documentary
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
A student documentary on Secaucus resident and Assemblyman Vincent Prieto will air on Cablevision at the end of the school year. Cablevision recently kicked off its “Student Lens” program by giving...
Life and death of Jesus, in Hudson County
100th Passion Play features performers from local towns
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The Park Performing Arts Center is staging the 100th year of its internationally known production, “The Passion Play: The Musical,” and it features a strong Hudson County presence. Directing the pl...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Holi – Indian Festival of Colors celebration on April 6 Holi hai! The Town of Secaucus and The Indian Caucus of Secaucus welcome all to attend Holi, the Festival of Colors. Originally scheduled for...
Town getting greener
New park promenade and bus stop planned
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Before the end of the year, Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus will get a new walkway allowing pedestrian access over the Hackensack River, parallel to the shoreline. The walkway will include fishing sta...

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Crackdown on boarding houses
City following up on citizen tips
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer