A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...
Charge!
Secaucus debuts first electric car charging station at Rec Center
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus installed its first electric vehicle charging station at the Recreation Center last Tuesday, Aug 8, the first of four such stations the town plans to provide. Additional stations are expec...
Suit settled against former sheriffs
County pays $120K to two former officers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Without granting any validity to the lawsuits brought against Hudson County by two former Hudson County Sheriff’s Department officers, the county has agreed on a $120,000 settlement. The settlement...
Questions remain over deaths at county correctional facility
Woman was sentenced in Weehawken court for DWI
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
A 48-year-old woman, sentenced in Weehawken Municipal Court to 180 days in jail in 2016, died at the Hudson County Correctional Center on July 14 as the result of a yet-undisclosed cause. James Ken...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Drive sober or get pulled over crackdown Law enforcement officers from the Secaucus Police Department will crack down on drunk drivers as part of the 2017 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”...
Against the odds
Mayor reflects on health one year after stroke
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Michael Gonnelli doesn't remember much of June 8, 2016, and he'd probably like to keep it that way. “I was making a protein shake, because I make a shake every day before dinner,” he said. “A...
Keeping hotels in check
More stringent requirements added for motels, rooming houses
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
Hotels, motels, rooming houses, and boarding houses in Secaucus will now have more stringent licensing and operational requirements, after the mayor and Town Council adopted an ordinance at their J...
'American Dream' expected to open in 2019
Former Xanadu mall/recreation complex will affect other towns
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
The heavily-delayed “American Dream” project in East Rutherford – a recreational/retail complex on Route 3, formerly known as “Xanadu” -- may have acquired enough construction financing to open in ...
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National Night Out in Secaucus Secaucus will be participating in the annual National Night Out Aug. 1 at Buchmuller Park, from 5-8 p.m. The free event will feature a game night, food and drinks, an...
Celebrating the 4th on the 3rd
Secaucus residents turn out for fireworks
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents gathered at the town's swim center recently for America's July 4th birthday, on the 3rd. “It's easier to get the fireworks people; you get a better rate,” said John Voli, the tow...