weehawken news

‘Meet The Skullers’
Local student debuts EP
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 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...
Lunch on the Hudson
Local seniors treated to a cruise, courtesy of the county
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken and Hoboken seniors were treated to a lunch time cruise on the Hudson River last month, sponsored by County Executive Thomas A. DeGise and the Hudson County Board of Freeholders. A DJ pla...
A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...
The good, the bad, and the broken links
A ranking of Hudson County websites
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In the olden days -- about 10 or 15 years ago – city websites contained only a few details, if they existed at all. Nowadays, for the most computer literate residents, they can help residents get p...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Grace Episcopal hosts flea market on Sept. 16 An outdoor flea market was scheduled to take place Saturday, Sept. 16 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church, 3901 Park Ave., Union City. Exce...
Fly em’ high
Weehawken holds annual kite festival on waterfront
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
Kites soared over the Weehawken Waterfront Complex Aug. 23 during the township's second of three Kite Nights this year. The first was held in spring and one more will be held in fall. Parents and c...
Back to school!
Weehawken students and teachers further their education outside the classroom
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
The Weehawken schools open on Thursday, Sept. 7. That day and Sept. 8 are half-session days, with school starting full-time the following Monday. In the last weeks of the past school year and even ...
Trial of Menendez begins
Convicting top Dem lawmaker could consolidate Republican control of the U.S. Senate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez’s corruption trial, which started on Aug. 22, will be one of the most closely-watched political trials in the nation. Nothing less than a change in the political balance o...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken ranked Hudson County’s top school district Niche.com , a Pittsburgh-based internet firm that analyzes dozens of public data sets and millions of reviews to produce comprehensive rankings,...
Farm owner fights township in court
Says officials unfairly blocked development efforts over 15 years
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A couple who owns a small plot of farmland on Park Avenue near the Lincoln Tunnel alleges that the Township of Weehawken has blocked their efforts for 15 years to clean up their property and develo...

past weeks news

Taking off
Weehawken High School graduates 97 kids
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer