Weehawken tree-lighting draws merry-makers
Annual Christmas tradition proceeds despite the cold weather
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
On a very cold, windy Sunday evening Weehawken residents gathered in front of the township Municipal Building for the annual lighting of the town Christmas tree. Children sang Christmas carols, som...
Holiday memories
Your neighbors share their stories
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether their memories are about gifts, families, or feasts, the recollections of holidays past are seared into the minds of Hudson County residents. For Ashley Laureano, 18, of West New York, her ...
POLICE CALLED TO SECAUCUS TO DEAL WITH ZOMBIES
Thousands crowd Convention Center for oversold ‘Walker Stalker’ event
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The authorities were summoned to the Meadowlands Convention Center on Saturday afternoon to deal with an uncontrolled outbreak of zombies. It turned out the organizers of the “Walker Stalker” conve...
Last words
UC teacher’s book details her experiences caring for the dying
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Most people shy away from the subject of death. Not Karen Kaplan. She made a career out of it, serving for seven years as a hospice chaplain, tending to the spiritual and emotional needs of people ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Reporter holiday ad deadlines, office closings   Due to the Christmas holiday on Thursday, Dec. 25, and New Year’s Day the following week, advertising and editorial deadlines for the Hudson Reporte...
‘On a mission from God’
Bayonne man finds, rescues isolated 80-year-old gravestone from Meadowlands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Fluke season had just begun, and Bruce Dillin of Bayonne was scouting the Hackensack River across from Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus for a spot to trap killie fish he could use as bait. “I remember ...
Music, song, and dance from the Irish Winter Solstice
Free lunchtime concert will be Wednesday, Dec. 17
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The UBS Atrium Series will continue on Wednesday, Dec. 17 with a special holiday concert featuring music, song, and dance from the Irish Winter Solstice. The concert will take place in the Atrium, ...
Eating and technology
Weehawken Girl Scouts learn a variety of skills
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken Girl Scout Troops 12933 and 12779 have been busy. They recently traveled to Branch Brook Park Roller Rink in Newark to participate in a special Girl Scout program called Stemtastic. The g...
Coldwell Banker Homes announces grand opening
Luxurious 15-unit condo complex in Union City open for occupancy
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
According to Coldwell Banker New Homes, one of the nation’s largest award-winning residential brokerage firms, a new15-unit boutique condo complex at 140 36th St. in Union City will host its grand ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
American Dream mall reportedly lining up big tenants The once-troubled American Dream mega-mall in the Meadowlands is attracting a strong lineup of retail tenants, according to reports. NJ.com stat...