secaucus news

Tracking abandoned homes
Council moves to join county-wide program registering foreclosed properties
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus took a step towards joining Hudson County’s efforts to track properties in foreclosure and provide services to their owners at the Town Council meeting on March 14. “The Hudson County Divi...
Making stories with kids
Secaucus teacher wins NJ PTA honors at convention
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Thiago Leite knows firsthand the grip a tale can have on someone. As a child growing up in Brazil, his mother would frequently read his favorite book ,”The Little Prince” by Antoine de Saint-Exupér...
Local resident’s book hits big screen
‘Carrie Pilby’ movie premieres this Friday, March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Carrie Pilby, a movie based on the offbeat novel of the same name written by Hoboken-based author (and former Weehawken resident) Caren Lissner, opens the weekend of March 31 in theaters in New Yor...
County plans to help immigrants
Freeholders want to amend union contract to help supply needed legal services
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Fearing that immigrants may run out of time to renew or gain legal status under threat from policies imposed by President Donald Trump, members of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders hope to ame...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Fireman’s Auxiliary to hold fundraiser at local Wendy’s The Ladies’ Auxiliary of the Secaucus Exempt Fireman’s Association will be holding a fundraiser March 28 at the Secaucus Wendy’s, located at ...
No sanctuary in Secaucus
Mayor and local residents react to suggestion; two playgrounds to be upgraded
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Two weeks ago, at the Feb. 14 council meeting, Secaucus resident Michele LaRue urged officials to adopt legislation making the town a “sanctuary city.” Sanctuary cities are municipalities that refu...
Learning from letters
Secaucus police hold pizza party for students who wrote to them
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in January, second-grade students at the Huber Street School wrote friendly letters to members of the Secaucus Police Department as part of a unit on how to write letters. On Feb. 28, the Seca...
After fire kills toddler, mayor targets response time
Claims squad took 40 minutes to put water on blaze
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Mar 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
After a nearly-2-year-old boy died in a fire on Summit Avenue last Saturday, Mayor Brian Stack complained that it took the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue squad over 40 minutes to put water o...
On top of the news
Reporter papers win 10 awards in statewide contest
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising executives for the Hudson Reporter chain of newspapers recently won 10 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jer...
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Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus food pantry seeks donations The Secaucus food pantry needs pasta donations for March. Residents can drop off the items at the senior center, 101 Centre Ave., Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. ...

past weeks news

A couple’s best friend(s)
Local dogs compete at Westminster show
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

The father of modern Secaucus
Former Mayor Paul Amico dies at 103
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer