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Going forward
Weehawken High School’s 2017 grads pursue their futures far away from home
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
From Illinois to Georgia, from Massachusetts to California, the Weehawken High School Class of 2017 is pursuing its education further away from home than ever before. “This year’s class applied to ...
Power lines, butchered trees are a blight on our streetscapes
by James T. Dette
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The term “urban blight” usually brings to mind a run-down area of a city, a slum. I live in an urban area, North Hudson County, which by most standards doesn’t represent that. But every time I walk...
Weehawken launches outdoor concerts
Free summer music series in Hamilton Park and Pershing Park begins June 25
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Due to multiple free concert series starting up again, the hills of Weehawken will be alive with the sound of music all summer long. Aside from the HRPAC series in Lincoln Harbor (see briefs, page ...
‘Great News’ comes to Secaucus
Town is setting for NBC sitcom
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The latest NBC sitcom to grace your television sets is one set in Secaucus, although not filmed there. NBC’s “Great News,” which stars Briga Heelan, Tony Award winner Andrea Martin, and Nicole Rich...
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
W eehawken HS Capstone students present original Research to NJ Ed Commissioner and board A group of Weehawken High School students who are participating in a unique college readiness research prog...
Working their green thumbs
Local students plant flowers at town waterfront park
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Fifth graders from Weehawken's Theodore Roosevelt School teamed up with seventh through 12th graders from Weehawken High School to plant flowers at Waterfront Park last month. The students are memb...
First scholarship announced for Memorial Day
PFC Salvatore P. Cemelli award remembers fallen Vietnam soldier
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
A bit of rain didn’t stop the Weehawken Memorial Day parade from going forward on Monday, May 29. Everyone from veterans to local baseball teams marched to honor America’s veterans. This year’s ser...
A victory lap
Primary may become forecast for municipal elections
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
The big winners in this year’s June primary elections were not even on the ballot. Both Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop hunkered down in their respective campaign headq...
Cherry blossoms in bloom
Seniors take a trip to Branch Brook Park
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
The seniors of Weehawken were treated to a bus trip to Branch Brook Park in Essex County on Friday April 21. Despite the cold and damp, the day was brightened by the blooming cherry blossoms. Many ...
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ahn Trio to close this season’s UBS Atrium Series The classical crossover group The Ahn Trio will close this season’s UBS Atrium Series on Wednesday, June 14 at 12:30 p.m. The concert is free. ...

past weeks news

‘Taste’ in Weehawken
Annual food fest raises $18K for library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter Correspondent

Rising all around
New residences underway throughout Hudson County
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer