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Spring into Secaucus
Schedule of upcoming events announced at town hall
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus will be one busy town this spring. At the town council meeting on April 8 a packed schedule of upcoming public events was announced. The following is a roundup of some of these events in c...
India comes to Secaucus
Colorful spring festival of Holi celebrated around town
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
For one lively and exciting weekend, Secaucus became a suburb of India. A celebration of Holi, the Indian “festival of colors” that welcomes spring, took place in two locations during the first wee...
Mayor’s Column
by Mayor Michael Gonnelli
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Open honest government A very important part of good government is open communication. The foundation of this administration is built on honesty and integrity, and it runs on an open door policy. T...
Filmmaker Frank Gigante to produce an anti-bullying short film with a big message
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken-based filmmaker Frank Gigante is set to begin working on a new short film, “Broken Silence,” about the dangers of bullying. The film, written by Gigante, is one of many new projects in the ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Safe driving campaign and contest sponsored by Secaucus High School As part of a safe driving campaign for teens, Secaucus High School Media Academy is participating in a safe driving contest spons...
School board election set for April 23
Four candidates are running for three seats
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Board of Education has nine members in total, each serving a three-year term. Every year three of those terms expire. This year the terms are ending for board members Joseph Lewis, Dor...
Students grill Town Council
High schoolers meet with mayor and council members for Q&A
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
In the second of what promises to be a biannual series of informal “town hall” meetings, a group of student participants in the Secaucus High School Junior State of America (JSA) sat with the Town ...
Keep ’em guessing
Trivia nights at local bars, restaurants are entertaining, educational
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
1) Do you know what summer the movie “Dirty Dancing” took place? 2) Which one-hit group sang “Brandy”? 3) Who won the 1963 National League Rookie of the Year Award? (The answers are at the end of t...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Library to host two workshops for job seekers in April Looking for a new job? Local resident and founder of IPEAK, Robert P. de Tagle will lead a free two-part series on resume writing and intervie...
Heroine addicts
Breathless fans meet Hunger Games: Catching Fire stars in Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The first arrivals showed up at five in the afternoon to stake out their place in line. The location: Walmart in Secaucus. The occasion: the midnight release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the...

past weeks news

Town getting greener
New park promenade and bus stop planned
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer

Crackdown on boarding houses
City following up on citizen tips
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer