secaucus news

New design for center of town
Council adopts redevelopment plan for business district
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
On Tuesday, Nov. 22 the Town Council members adopted an ordinance to accept preliminary plans for the development of the downtown business district. The town would alter some design rules and add a...
A run for military families
Non-profit marathon hope to bring community together
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The national non-profit Hope for the Warriors is scheduled to host their sixth annual Harmon Meadows Run for the Warriors on Sunday. The organization helps those in the military and their families ...
Fidel Castro dies at 90
Death of former leader of Cuba has local leader rethinking policies
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
For many old-time Cuban residents of Hudson County, the death of Fidel Castro is personal. Some recall fleeing his Communist regime when they were children, to take refuge in the United States. Som...
Furry cops
Port Authority graduates seven new canine teams
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
One by one, Port Authority police officers and their partner dogs walked to the front of the room at the Port Authority facility in Jersey City to receive their diplomas. The Oct. 26 ceremony was a...
Fall foliage throughout the county
Photos show diversity of urban colors
by Reporter staff
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Even in a city, those autumn yellows and crimsons are busting out all over. We took some photos around the county. Do you have a photo of something in Hudson County that’s extra special? Send up to...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Free vaccines for Secaucus residents Dec. 5 North Hudson Community Action will be at the Senior Center on Monday, Dec. 5 from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. to provide free vaccinations to Secaucus residents....
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Nov 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Still seeking information on an unidentified woman in local hospital Hoboken University Medical Center and the Police Department asked for assistance last week in identifying a woman who has been a...
Council introduces rule for sex offenders to register
Clothing allowance for Volunteer Fire Department tabled
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The Town Council has scheduled a public hearing on Tuesday Nov. 22 for an ordinance that requires convicted sex offenders living in town to register on a state website, enables the municipality to ...
Firefighter accused in gay harassment to be promoted
Incident in 2004 cost town of Secaucus $4.8 million
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Eight years ago, three volunteer firefighters in the town of Secaucus resigned after an alleged bias incident in which members of the department allegedly threw bottles and shouted at a homosexual ...
Board of Education results are in
Winners: two school board incumbents, board newcomer
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
On Tuesday, Nov. 8, Secaucus residents voted to return two incumbents to the nine-member school board: current Vice President Jack McStowe and member Kathy O’Connell. Also winning was a member of a...

past weeks news

Help for the holidays
Where to donate, volunteer, and get a free Thanksgiving meal
by Marilyn Baer and Al Sullivan
Reporter Staff Writers

The Spirit of Giving by Mayor Michael Gonnelli

The I’m-Not-Telling-You vote
National political signs sparse in Hudson County going into election
by Al Sullivan and Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writers