First torch run
Police, students run for Special Olympics
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Officers throughout Hudson County, including in Secaucus for the first time this year, ran and passed the Special Olympics Torch from city to city last month while residents cheered them on. The La...
What makes the Meadowlands?
Series of ‘green speakers’ educates residents about local environment
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“I lived my whole life in Secaucus. It’s a perfect mix of urban and suburban areas,” said Courtney Lichtenberger, the environmental intern of the Secaucus Environmental Department, on Wednesday as ...
Non-profit teamwork
MedShare and Hindu temple send supplies overseas
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
“The next person to touch these gloves will be across Earth,” Tushar Patel said recently, after he packed more than two tons of medical gloves for underprivileged countries on Saturday, June 18. Tu...
A home for Jassmani, and others
Volunteers learn to advocate for neglected kids countywide
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
In July of 2010, Natasha McNight-Henderson of Jersey City was 38 years old and finalizing her first adoption — a child whose mother had died and later ended up in a cousin’s custody, a frequent occ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Congress passes Landmark Opioid Bill July 13 According to a press release from the Drug Policy Agency, on Wednesday, July 13 the U.S. Senate voted to send opioid legislation known as the Comprehens...
Patriots move on
128 seniors graduate from Secaucus High School
by Samantha Meyers
Staff Writer
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
“Don’t remember these days, or even your time in college, as the best time of your lives. They’re not,” salutatorian Hanna Faye Canonigo said during her address to her graduating class Friday June ...
Town gets archery range, shrubbery laws
Council discusses rules for bows and arrows, landscaping, parking; swears in police
by Samantha Meyers
Staff Writer
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
At last week’s Town Council meeting on Tuesday June 28, the council looked at laws related to a new archery range, how residents should landscape their yards, and parking. One ordinance revised a l...
Where to see fireworks
Village People headline free festival in JC
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter correspondent
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City’s Freedom & Fireworks Festival has become one of the most highly-attended July 4 celebrations in the state since it started two years ago at Liberty State Park. This year, the free cele...
Elegant waterfront dining
Extensive menu of unique dishes at Molos, with a skyline view
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether you’re bringing your family, trying to impress a date, hosting an event, or just want to sit at a bar where you can sample an extensive wine list and appetizers while gazing at the Manhatta...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Alleged marijuana growing operation dismantled last weekend Secaucus police dismantled an alleged marijuana growing operation and seized weapons last weekend. Police conducted a search in Harmon Co...