secaucus news

Eleven running in local races
Secaucus residents can cast ballots for mayor, council, school board on Nov. 7
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents can look forward to voting for a mayor, council member, and three Board of Education candidates on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Mayor Michael Gonnelli is running unopposed for re-election to...
Died on the job in 1970
Secaucus dedicates police statue all officers, and a plaque to one long gone
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The town of Secaucus dedicated a new statue last weekend to all active and retired police officers. The statue also included a plaque honoring Officer George Rennie, who died in an on-duty motorcyc...
Board of Ed relocates from house
Also at town meeting: New volunteer firefighter sworn in
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
At the twice-monthly Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 12, Secaucus Board of Education Business Administrator Grace Yeo stood up to thank the council for having let the Board of Education head...
‘Meet The Skullers’
Local student debuts EP
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
New band The Skullers, started by Weehawken native and current Hoboken college student Jack Skuller, will release their debut EP “Meet The Skullers” in September. They already have several gigs lin...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Huber Street scientists love technology Students in Miss Ricci DiGirolamo's fourth grade science class in Huber Street Elementary School have begun utilizing technology in their classroom. Huber St...
‘Walking through the water was like walking through peanut butter’
Secaucus helps Katy, Texas residents after Hurricane Harvey
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus, unlike nearby municipalities, will not be helping Houston after Hurricane Harvey’s destruction. Instead, the town is working to help Katy, a nearby Texas city that suffered mass damage fr...
Touring the Meadowlands
Local nature activities on tap for this fall
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Near where the Turnpike and Route 3 meet in northern Secaucus, there’s a hidden ecological treasure for nature and animal lovers, bookended by speeding cars and mini-strip malls. It’s Mill Creek Ma...
Their moment in the sun
Six Hudson County sports figures are inducted into Hall of Fame
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
As a sports umpire, Michael Lynch of Bayonne has a number of words to live by, but has one hard and fast rule. “I’m a traditionalist,” he said. “If I make a call on the field, I’ll take that call t...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Town wide garage sale The Mayor and Town Council invite all residents to participate in a Town Wide Garage Sale on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Call Judy or Eileen before Oct. 2 at (201) 330-2014 to ...
Posthumous proclamation
Mayor and council honor local WWII veteran
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
After the daughter of a local World War II veteran requested the town’s help in acquiring his medals, the mayor and Town Council honored him posthumously at their meeting this past Wednesday. Staff...

past weeks news

'Run for the warriors'
Charity race for vets takes place Sept. 10
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

Against the odds
Mayor reflects on health one year after stroke
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

Welcome to the real world
135 graduate from Secaucus High School
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer