Biggest ‘Taste of Weehawken’ ever
Sold-out event raises more than $19,000 for library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s a bigger crowd than ever,” said Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner, winding his way through the room full of enthusiastic gourmands. “Enormous.” “It was a huge success this year,” added Holly Piz...
VFW post holds annual pancake breakfast
What better way to meet your neighbors?
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
On Sunday Feb. 21, the Weehawken Veterans of Foreign Wars, Oulton-Kraft Post 1923 held their annual Pancake Breakfast at the Senior Nutrition Center. The center was packed with the public hungry fo...
Theater group announces spring schedule
Broadway hit ‘A Steady Rain’ offered in water tower, and readings of two new plays
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Theater Works has announced its upcoming spring production, the New Jersey premiere of Keith Huff’s “A Steady Rain,” and its slate for Playworks, the annual play reading series. In “A Steady...
Showcase highlights solutions to bullying
High Tech students stress support for freshmen
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Students from High Tech High School – a countywide public school based in North Bergen -- showcased a performance called “The High Tech Talk Show: Start the Conversation” on March 24, followed by a...
Hoboken architect honored
Dean Marchetto named to American Institute of Architects’ College of Fellows
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The New Jersey chapter of the American Institute of Architects has announced that Dean Marchetto has been elevated to the American Institute of Architects’ prestigious College of Fellows. The fello...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken PD seeking schizophrenic man Police are searching for a schizophrenic man who was last seen on Sunday April 26, and is reportedly without his medication. Police described Paul McKay, 21, ...
Gourmet night is coming
‘Taste of Weehawken’ offers delicious way to support library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Foodies, rejoice! One of the top culinary events of the year is nearly upon us, as more than 30 of the area’s top eateries will showcase their cuisine at the 16th annual Taste of Weehawken on Tuesd...
Here to help
Weehawken High School wins charity competition
by Marguerite Masse
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken High School was among several high schools in New Jersey that recently won an award in the annual Charity Champions Competition sponsored by Optimum and Cablevision. In the contest, high ...
County budget rises to $529M
Weehawken, Union City, Jersey City, Hoboken will likely see tax increases
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
A new county budget introduced on April 12 will probably increase the county tax portion of the property taxes paid by residents in Union City, Weehawken, Jersey City, and Hoboken. Explaining that ...
Fido photographer
Local lensman helps find homes for animals rescued from hoarder
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
When animal control officers and other law enforcement personnel rescued more than 50 abandoned dogs and cats from the filthy residence of an alleged animal hoarder in North Bergen earlier this yea...