weehawken news

‘Dragging us into the modern world’
Speaker addresses Weehawken teachers on importance of technology in schools
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The Weehawken Public Schools kicked off the new academic year with a keynote speaker for the faculty on Wednesday Sept 7 before classes began on Sept 8. Superintendent Dr. Robert Zywicki brought in...
Weehawken Day is coming!
Festival returns after seven-year hiatus
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter staff writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken Day, an all-day festival for the residents of Weehawken, will be held Oct. 1 from noon to 6 p.m. at the town’s 10-acre park along the Hudson River waterfront. The last Weehawken Day occur...
Weehawken remembers
Ceremony honors the fallen of 9/11
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s been 15 years since the terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 civilians. On Sept. 11, 2016, Weehawken residents, politicians, and municipal departments gathered at the township’s official...
Walk and donate for suicide prevention
Families and friends gather this weekend to raise awareness
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
Families and friends who lose someone to suicide often look for counselors or communities that understand what it’s like. Lifelong North Bergen residents Maria Sanchez and her daughter Jeanette, 26...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Free 12-week NAMI course for families of those with depression, bipolar The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is offering a free educational, 12-week course for families of individuals dia...
Kites and watermelons
Kids enjoy summer revelry
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
With summer coming to an end, the town’s Recreation Department hosted two very popular end-of-summer children’s events this month that drew hundreds of young participants. Over 700 children and the...
‘A treat of true perfection’
In pursuit of the delicious Honduran baleada
by Alison Rodriguez
Reporter Correspondent
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
I moved to Union City for love. Fresh out of college and head over heels for my future husband, a Union City native, I moved to Hudson County. Having spent my formative years in places where the fo...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Free 12-week NAMI course for families of those with depression, bipolar The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is offering a free educational, 12-week course for families of individuals dia...
One computer per kid, and taking care of trout
Superintendent tells what’s ahead for 2016-2017 school year
by Hannington Dia
Reporter correspondent
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
In an interview last week, Weehawken Superintendent of Schools Dr. Robert Zywicki talked about his plans to bring the public schools into the 21st century and beyond this year, including making sur...

past weeks news

Gov candidate/JC mayor sent future wife a note to ask her out by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer

This is a test
Some high schools soar, others struggle with SATs
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent

Watery views
Residents can take Meadowlands pontoon boat, canoe tours
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer