secaucus news

Friends of animals
Pet shelter activities raise funds for new building
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Stan Lee was hiding behind a flowerpot. Or maybe he was just keeping to the shade on a hot afternoon. “No, he’s afraid to go in the water,” said Anthony Katchula. And to prove it, Stan Lee took off...
Night of wine and song
Emmy winner Hayes performed at third annual event
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Summer may be winding down, but you wouldn’t know it by the number of activities going on in Secaucus. On a recent Friday night – Sept. 5 – residents had a choice between the Immaculate Conception ...
Having fun for a good cause
Immaculate Conception Church Feast returns to town center
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s awesome,” said longtime Secaucus resident Rob Valente, speaking about the Immaculate Conception Church Feast in Buchmuller Park. “This is how it used to be when I was a kid. It used to be her...
Fashion – Jersey City style
Fashion Week kicks off with a lot of local talent
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
For the third year in a row, Desha Jackson’s DLJ Give to Live Foundation will present four days’ worth of fashion events to raise money for Jersey City-based community organizations. Fashion Week g...
State won’t pay for new traffic light
Mayor also miffed about ‘eyesore’ development
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Michael Gonnelli announced at the Secaucus Town Council meeting on Aug. 26 that a traffic light will be installed shortly at Wood Avenue. But he’s a little miffed that the state won’t pay for...
Cruising into college
New local business offers bus tours to 68 campuses
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re considering colleges this fall and planning to visit any campuses, there’s an easy new way to go about it. Local business CoTo Travel conducts weekly bus tours from Secaucus to almost 70 ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus 9/11 memorial on Thursday Secaucus will hold its annual 9/11 memorial service on Sept. 11 at 8:30 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the monument in front of the library at 1379 Paterson...
For whom the school bell tolls
Classes begin Wednesday, Sept. 3
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“We have a new bell schedule in our high school and middle school,” said Secaucus Superintendent of Schools Robert Presuto. As a result, school periods just got shorter, going from about 50 minutes...
‘Elvis’ plays Secaucus
Popular Summer Concert Series continues
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The familiar voice of Elvis filled Buchmuller Park on Thursday evening, Aug. 21 as hundreds of residents and guests danced or sang along or simply sat in lawn chairs enjoying the cool summer evenin...

past weeks news

Canine memories
Photographer captures spirit of dying dogs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer

July 4 – Take 2
Rescheduled Independence Day event is a blast!
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer

Making poetry visible
Two artists paint new entrance to Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer

Soundtrack from Secaucus
Resident composes songs for hit shows
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer

A day like no other
40 years since Nixon resigned
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer