weehawken news

Two grand marshals
WWII, Korean War vets lead parade this year
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
This year, two grand marshals will lead the Weehawken Memorial Day parade, riding in a car up front. The parade will start at 9 a.m. on Highpoint and Gregory avenues. Co-Grand Marshal Rev. Lester G...
Learn to save someone who’s OD’ing
Free Narcan training offered
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported a 200 percent increase between 2000 and 2014 in overdose deaths involving pain relievers and heroin. In New Jersey, 1,253 drug and opiate ove...
Having a (soft)ball in Weehawken
Twin sisters lead Indians to best season in decades; reach 100-hit milestone
by Jim Hague
Reporter staff writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
( Note: This story also appeared in Jim Hague’s sports column last weekend, which you can also read on line each week at hudsonreporter.com ) It was two Tuesdays ago, and the Weehawken High School ...
New campus
Building for High Tech High School expected 2018
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
In September 2018, 1,200 students will attend High Tech High School’s new campus at Laurel Hill County Park in Secaucus. The current facility in North Bergen is being sold and will no longer be use...
CarePoint Health publishes extent of regional support
Organization is having a tangible impact on Hudson County residents
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s Sunday morning, and the CarePoint Health Mobile Medical van pulls up to its designated parking space outside the Bayonne Senior Center. The seniors step on board one at a time, to get their bl...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Fourteen new sheriff’s officers sworn in With dozens of proud family members in attendance along with Hudson County Sheriff Frank X. Schillari and local elected leaders looking on, the Hudson Count...
Trader Joe’s coming to Weehawken/Hoboken border
Popular chain store expected to open by end of 2016
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Rummaging through the aisles at the Trader Joe’s in Edgewater, Weehawken resident George McDaniel was stocking up on organic apple blossoms and all-natural potato chips. His weekly six-mile trip wi...
A walk for grandfather
Weehawken woman raises funds to fight pancreatic cancer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken resident Christina Oden took a walk along Pier 84 on April 10 as part of the Lustgarten Foundation’s New York City Pancreatic Cancer Walk to help find a cure for America’s most lethal can...
Weehawken throws Spring Senior Party
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
On April 24, the scene at the Elks Club was enlivened by a DJ and a mariachi band as Weehawken held its annual spring party for senior citizens. The buffet included fried chicken with all the trimm...
Top honors for ads, art, investigative reporting, magazines
Reporter chain wins 17 awards in prestigious statewide competition
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 17 awards in the annual Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jersey Pr...

past weeks news

Dressing up
Art show to raise funds for Dress for Success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer

Here to help
Weehawken High School wins charity competition
by Marguerite Masse
Reporter Correspondent

A hopping good time
Hundreds of kids hunt for Easter eggs
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer