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Residents raise money for Nepali earthquake relief
Secaucus event on May 31 will feature food, music
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus resident Dorjee Sherpa’s parents came from the Khumbu Valley, where Mount Everest is located. “There’s no airport nearby,” said Dorjee, who was born in Kathmandu and moved to the U.S. in 1...
Secaucus starts celebration early
Annual Memorial Day Parade brings out the crowds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Memorial Day may not be until May 25, but Secaucus got a jump on the festivities with an early parade on Saturday, May 16. Starting at noon, the annual Secaucus Memorial Day Parade stretched as far...
Exceptional people of Secaucus
Program aids adults with special needs
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
It was an exceptional day for the Exceptional People of Secaucus. On Monday, May 11 the group took a trip downtown to Georgie’s Yogurt and Waffle Caffe, where they were treated to delicious free de...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Employees wear blue to raise funds for autism The town of Secaucus recently collaborated with local company Spectrum Works to sponsor a “light it up blue” campaign to help provide employment to ind...
Fake worms and ‘Frozen’ poles
Spring brings annual Fishing Derby to Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Frank and Vivian Liang brought their children, Doreen, 6, and Samuel, 4, to the annual Fishing Derby at the duck pond to compete for the first time this year. There was just one problem. “They ate ...
Celebration in green
Annual event attracts hundreds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
At 14 months old, Carolyn Kang is already a veteran of the Secaucus Green Festival, having attended in 2014. “Last year she was just two months old,” said dad Timothy. “Now she’s able to walk and e...
Tree City Secaucus
Arbor Day honored by Secaucus schools
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Arbor Day was welcomed with song and ceremony at Huber Street School in Secaucus last month. Students from the various schools gathered in the auditorium for a presentation designed to instill an a...
80 candles
Annual Secaucus Community Ball celebrates eight decades of library service
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
“Secaucus is a town of caring and service. Nothing embodies this more than the library,” said Karyn Lusskin. As the president of the Friends of the Secaucus Public Library, she was among the guest ...
Superheroes, monsters, and chimps
Noted Secaucus artist exhibits work at public library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Attention, superhero fans: Batman will be at the Secaucus library through May 31. Joining him are Superman, Iron Man, Daenerys Targaryan, Bilbo Baggins, Dracula, Conan, and many more. They are all ...

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Thousands of meatballs!
2015 contest will raise funds for charity
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer