weehawken news

Questions remain over deaths at county correctional facility
Woman was sentenced in Weehawken court for DWI
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A 48-year-old woman, sentenced in Weehawken Municipal Court to 180 days in jail in 2016, died at the Hudson County Correctional Center on July 14 as the result of a yet-undisclosed cause. James Ken...
It’s all about the books
Former Weehawken High School student gives back to school system
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Charles Walters, at 83, has just wound up a long phase of “giving back” to his hometown’s elementary school. His currency was not in coin, though, but in books, and -- even more valuable -- in time...
'American Dream' expected to open in 2019
Former Xanadu mall/recreation complex will affect other towns
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The heavily-delayed “American Dream” project in East Rutherford – a recreational/retail complex on Route 3, formerly known as “Xanadu” -- may have acquired enough construction financing to open in ...
A book publisher, author, and new Hudson County resident
Jason Pinter releases his political thriller novel this Monday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Jason Pinter, a novelist and new Hoboken resident who runs a well-respected independent publishing company, released his sixth thriller novel in June, entitled The Castle. The book was partly “insp...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Bluegrass version of The Who’s rock opera coming to Summer Concerts on the Hudson One of the most unique bands in bluegrass will headline the next concert on the Weehawken Waterfront. The HillBende...
Dancing on ice
Weehawken High’s figure-skater trains her eye on becoming a coach
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Dakota Rogers-Myers, a Weehawken High School Class of 2017 graduate, has a unique career goal: to become a figure-skating coach. She couldn’t be more qualified. As a figure skating prodigy who, at ...
We are the champions
Weehawken Peer Leadership wins regional competition
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken High School Peer Leadership recently became the regional winner of the Charity Champions competition for all of New Jersey. This was the first time the WHS PL was victorious at the state ...
Fundraiser to benefit theater company
Hudson Exploited announces annual summer celebration
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Exploited Theater Company, a live performance and multimedia company, will present its 2017 fundraiser, HExTC’s Annual Summer Celebration, at The William V. Musto Cultural Center, 420 15th S...
New laws for jitneys
Legislature inches closer to bringing local regulation
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
The State Assembly recently passed legislation introduced by 31st District Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti that would place stricter regulations on privately owned commuter shuttles/jitneys by r...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Alicia Olatuja to headline Summer Concerts on the Hudson on Wednesday, July 26 Praised by The New York Times as “a singer with a strong and luscious tone and an amiably regal presence on stage,” Al...

past weeks news

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

‘Great News’ comes to Secaucus
Town is setting for NBC sitcom
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

A victory lap
Primary may become forecast for municipal elections
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer