74 seniors move on
Weehawken High School graduates class of 2015
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The 74 graduates of Weehawken High School’s senior class entered the auditorium to the strains of “Pomp and Circumstance” and a standing ovation from friends, family, and high school faculty on Tue...
‘Tails’ from the shelter
Dogs were rescued from Edgewater fire, and once, a North Bergen trash bag
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Not long ago, Weehawken Animal Control Officer Vincent Ascolese brought a dog to an elementary school in that town for a little love. The dogs who end up in local shelters have a variety of stories...
Cruising through history
How to take an environmental boat ride into wetlands
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
“See the railroad trestle over there? We used to jump off that into the river when we were kids,” recalled John Jandreau, who has lived in Secaucus for 65 years. He was one of a number of Hudson Co...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Burr-Hamilton duel is subject of July 11 lecture The Weehawken Historical Commission and The Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society are co-sponsoring a talk by Yale history professor and Hamilton sch...
Ooh! Ahhhhh!
Places where you can and can’t see the fireworks this year
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
You can go to Bayonne or Jersey City to see Fourth of July fireworks, but not North Bergen, West New York, Weehawken, or Hoboken. You can go to Secaucus as well, but their celebration is two days b...
Getting to the bottom of it
Confusion over new ordinance regulating boats in city waters
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
A new ordinance granting city officials enhanced power to remove boats abandoned in Hoboken waters has generated concern among mariners who have been mooring their sailboats legally for years on th...
Storage wars show comes to Hudson County
Local ‘pirates’ who bid on leftovers hope to become TV stars
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Although they don’t wear eye patches or scowl, the “storage pirates” of Hudson County are certainly characters in their own right, and are part of an emerging internet TV program shot in Jersey Cit...
Students tour veterans’ museum
Roosevelt sixth graders guests of VFW post
Jun 28, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Roosevelt School sixth graders recently visited the Veterans Museum at Bayonne VFW Post 226. A group of 44 students and their teachers were hosted by the Weehawken VFW Post 1923. The students liste...
Farm fresh at your table
New farmers markets add healthy options to local fare
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Nowadays residents of North Hudson can hardly toss a tomato without hitting a farmers market. New markets have cropped up in Union City and North Bergen, joining existing ones in neighboring commun...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...