No place to land?
Officials unveil new strategy for dealing with tourist helicopters
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
With the doors to the Weehawken ferry terminal closed against the cold wind on Feb. 18, you almost couldn’t hear the helicopters buzzing overhead. But you could feel them as their vibrations shook ...
Crying fowl
North Bergen bans chickens, other towns have different rules
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
If you live in North Bergen, it’s time to get rid of those chickens you’ve got living in a coop in your back yard. Otherwise, thanks to a new ordinance adopted by the town, you could be fined betwe...
Poetry out loud
High Tech student advances to statewide competition
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
“When people think about poetry they think about dead poets. They think about Shakespeare,” said Aaleah Oliver, the 16-year-old High Tech High School junior who will be competing in the statewide P...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
First-Sunday-of-the Month nature walk is March 1 The free two-hour walk of Mill Creek Marsh in Secaucus features raptors, waterfowl and early spring migrants. Meet outside the Meadowlands Environme...
Young Secaucus man charged with drunken driving, death-by-auto after fatal accident
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – A 20-year-old Secaucus man was arrested over the weekend and charged with driving while intoxicated after allegedly striking another man with his car and killing him. The incident took p...
NHRFR and Secaucus swap equipment to increase fire safety and protect taxpayers
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH HUDSON – As one of the first and largest regional fire departments in the country, North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) recently entered into an interlocal agreement with the Town of...
Reporter newspapers win 14 awards for investigative reporting, ads, graphics
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The writers, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspaper chains recently won 14 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run ann...
State of the county
DeGise celebrates county’s achievements and maps out future plans
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is doing better, according to the review of the State of the County over the last year given by County Executive Tom DeGise to the Hudson County Board of Freeholders on Feb. 12. Befor...
Secaucus gains $5M a year
Will help keep taxes stable
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
With the stroke of a pen, Gov. Christopher Christie saved Secaucus what could be as much as $5 million a year. By signing the Hackensack Meadowlands Consolidation Act merging the New Jersey Meadowl...
Top honors for ads, art, investigative reporting
Reporter chain wins 14 awards in prestigious journalism competition
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The writers, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 14 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jersey...