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The Power List
Who will be most influential in Hudson County in 2018?
by Al Sullivan, Marilyn Baer, Hannington Dia, Rory Pasquariello, and Kate Rounds
Reporter staff writers
Feb 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 508 508 recommendations | email to a friend
Who will be the main influencers in Hudson County during 2018? The Reporter ’s annual rankings are below. Influence and power aren’t just confined to the political arena, of course. Think there are...
Flapjacks and syrup
Scouts hold annual pancake breakfast fundraiser
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
Flapjacks, sausage, and syrup were on order at the Masonic Temple Jan. 4, as Secaucus Boy Scout Troop 22 held their annual pancake breakfast fundraiser, now in its 11th year. Donations were $8 at t...
'Every painting has a story'
Renowned Secaucus illustrator talks creative process, future plans
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps Secaucus' most interesting story collection is inside a quiet, unassuming one-story home at the end of Huber Street. It's not behind the front door, but just beneath it, instead -- a wooden...
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Feb 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Hartz Mountain Industries opens The Harper at Harmon Meadow Principals from Hartz Mountain Industries recently welcomed Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli and fellow municipal officials to celebrate t...
Council swears in firefighter with legal status
Also at meeting: town audit updates and upcoming events
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 718 718 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Town Council has sworn in to active duty one of two firefighters behind a previous controversy regarding who can legally serve the town’s volunteer fire department. Oscar Oliveros was ...
Do we need a second recreation center?
Council members discuss plans, financing
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Jan 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents who want more recreational space may have a second recreation center in coming years because the Town Council is working on making that a reality. But with one recreation center ...
Report shows problem for ICE detainees
Freeholders move to rectify detainee issues at county jail
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
In order to rectify problems found at the Hudson County Correctional Facility, the Hudson County Freeholders are recommending changes. In response to concerns raised by immigrant rights groups and ...
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Man arrested after allegedly trying to rob Secaucus gas station twice Police arrested a man who allegedly tried to rob the same gas station twice within six days, according to the Secaucus Police D...
Volunteer firefighters accept residents with visas
Council adopts controversial ordinance despite previous complaints
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 465 465 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Volunteer Fire Department will now be open to residents with legal status – meaning not only citizens, but people who may have a green card or work/student visa -- after the Town Counc...
New council sworn in; rec center in the works
Officials start new year with reorganization meeting
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 501 501 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Town Council met on Jan. 2 to swear in a new member, administer the oath of office to re-elected officials, and discuss a few matters of new business. Mayor Michael Gonnelli also said ...

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Biggest stories of the year
Here is the top news in each town and countywide, 2017
by Marilyn Baer, Hannington Dia, and Al Sullivan
Reporter Staff Writers

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Giving thanks
Where to donate food, volunteer, or get a free Thanksgiving meal or turkey
by Marilyn Baer and Al Sullivan
Reporter Staff Writer