It’s Hamilton on the Hudson!
Tourists flock to historic duel site in Weehawken because of hit play
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
They’ve come from across the land, from Manhattan to Seattle, to walk to a small historic monument in Weehawken’s bluffs overlooking the Hudson River. Thanks to the success of the smash Broadway hi...
Golf outing to benefit first aid volunteers
12th annual event scheduled for Aug. 17 in Franklin
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The 12th annual Township of Weehawken Golf Outing is scheduled for Aug. 17 at the Black Bear Golf Course in Franklin. The event benefits the Weehawken Volunteer First Aid Squad, now in its 47th yea...
‘The Feast’ is back – with batteries
A few changes for popular 106-year-old St. Ann’s Festival
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
One of Hoboken’s most popular and most traditional events is back again, running from Friday, July 22 through Tuesday, July 26. The 106-year-old St. Ann’s Italian Festival, known colloquially as “T...
Gov candidate/JC mayor sent future wife a note to ask her out
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
In a ceremony scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 23, in New Hope, Pa., Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop planned to marry Jaclyn Thompson, a local business owner. In some ways, theirs will be a...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Fatal accident on Kennedy Boulevard July 9 According to a press release from the county of Hudson, a Union City resident was fatally struck Saturday July 9 while crossing Kennedy Boulevard. Hudson ...
This is a test
Some high schools soar, others struggle with SATs
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 10, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Last month, the state released the average SAT scores for each high school in the state for the 2014-2015 school year, allowing residents to compare how their district did on the standardized test,...
Legendary Persuasions coming to Summer Concerts on the Hudson
Free concert will be at Lincoln Harbor Park in Weehawken, July 13
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
The Persuasions can boast over five decades as one of the top vocal groups in the world and show no signs of slowing down. Fans from Tokyo to Harlem are in awe of how this extraordinary group can d...
Watery views
Residents can take Meadowlands pontoon boat, canoe tours
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority has begun this month offering pontoon boat and canoe tours of the Hackensack River, some embarking from Secaucus, that will run through Saturday, Sept. 17...
Prominent Properties Sotheby’s stars in ‘Houseguest’
Local realtor featured in new video Series
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, one of New Jersey’s leading luxury real estate services firms, was featured in “Houseguest”, the new custom video series presented by the Sotheb...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Road projects expected to halt temporarily due to Christie executive order Various road improvement projects may halt temporarily due to an executive order from Gov. Chris Christie, possibly includ...