weehawken news

Weehawken to adjust rent control law
Landlords relieved when new amendment is introduced
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Many towns in New Jersey adopted rent control laws after World War II in order to keep landlords from jacking up rents and putting tenants in a tight spot. But when landlords themselves end up stru...
THE FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The Route 495 helix bridge in Weehawken is about to get a colorful new mural makeover, courtesy of a local artist.
Hit-and-run deaths on Kennedy Blvd. spur action
County officials launch month-long crackdown
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Elected Hudson County officials and law enforcement are ramping up enforcement this month for Kennedy Blvd.’s five most dangerous intersections – based on accident data – in West New York, Union Ci...
Tinseltown graces North Jersey
Tenth annual NoHu short film festival returns to area
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Independent filmmakers from around the state touched down in Union City Oct. 20, for the 10th annual NoHu International Short Film Festival. A red carpet welcomed directors, producers, actors, and ...
Thank you to the heroic stranger who helped me out
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In a world that often seems as though it is falling apart there are STILL plenty of good people in it! During my weekly visit to WalMart for supplies I seemed to have left my purse (MY...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Route 495 bridge to receive mural celebrating town’s history The Route 495 helix bridge in Weehawken is about to get some lovely color, courtesy of a planned mural that will show the town’s history...
Spooky days ahead
Weehawken and North Bergen plan Halloween events, decorate homes
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Kids will be howling for Halloween this coming Tuesday – a day Accuweather predicts will be cold and mostly sunny, with temperatures in the 40s and 50s. Adults who are particularly passionate about...
Public invited to domestic violence forum
Recent killings of women in Jersey City precede meeting
by Hannington Dia and Reporter Staff
Oct 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced last week that her office and the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership are inviting the public to an “empowerment forum” titled “Women St...
Feed your soul
Artists from Union City, surrounding towns exhibit at Hoboken studio tours
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Over 100 local artists will be featured in this year’s Hoboken Artists’ Studio Tour on Sunday, Nov. 5. The self guided walking tour features local artists’ studios, galleries, and group exhibitions...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Oct 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
$230M federal anti-flooding ‘Rebuild by Design’ project for Hob, Weehawken approved Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer released a statement Oct. 25 explaining that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban D...

past weeks news

21 years young
‘Weehawken Day’ fair returns to waterfront
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

Touring the Meadowlands
Local nature activities on tap for this fall
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

‘Meet The Skullers’
Local student debuts EP
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer

Fly em’ high
Weehawken holds annual kite festival on waterfront
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer