Hooked
Annual Fishing Derby hits Duck Pond
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Richard Robinson's best catch at the annual Secaucus Fishing Derby on Saturday, May 9 wasn't even a living—or dead—thing. It was actually the fishing rod he'd lost while fishing in the pond a week ...
Council delays hearing on $56M budget
Property tax rate to be flat this year, after county levy drops
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents will see no tax increase in the overall property tax rate they pay this year, since the town’s portion of the county tax levy--the amount of money Hudson County requests from all...
Environmental awareness
Eighth annual Green Festival comes to Xchange at Secaucus Junction
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus’ eighth annual Green Festival graced the Xchange at Secaucus Junction development on May 5. The event featured a variety of activities for children such as face painting, puppet shows, and...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Pet Spa Day coming to Secaucus Animal Shelter On May 20, from 12 to 4 p.m. Sassy Styles Mobile Pet Spa will provide pet spa treatments at the Secaucus Animal Shelter. Treatments for dogs and cats w...
Fighting back
Environmental groups hold press conference denouncing proposed power plant
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Representatives of environmental groups gathered near the site of a proposed natural gas power plant in North Bergen on May 8, arguing it will hasten greenhouse gas emissions, or emissions that pos...
To come: Hudson Beer, medical marijuana facility, hotels
A roundup of burgeoning development in Secaucus
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite Secaucus’ status as Hudson County’s most suburban town, the area is home to a large amount of industrial and commercial development. Seventy percent of the town’s tax base comes from commer...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 459 459 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor gives key to the city to a Monkee Mayor Michael Gonnelli gave a key to the city to Micky Dolenz during a Make-A-Wish fundraiser Dolenz held at the Charlie’s Corner bar last weekend. Dolenz is...
Home repair $ for low-income residents
Also at council: Activist asks about principal suspension
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus is set to bring back a home repair program for lower-income residents in town, said officials at the April 24 mayor and Council meeting. The town has implemented the program once before as...
A clean energy source?
Officials cheer $1.8B natural gas-fueled plant, environmentalists wary
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 327 327 recommendations | email to a friend
A company called North Bergen Liberty Generating—a subsidiary of power producing company Diamond Generating Corp—formally announced plans last week to bring a $1.8B natural gas combined cycle power...
Was it racial profiling?
Secaucus fitness gym fires workers after alleged bias incident
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 753 753 recommendations | email to a friend
A local gym called police on Monday April 16, alleging two black men who were working out there, claiming they didn’t have membership passes. According to a Facebook post from Tshyrad Oates this we...