Kids lead the way
Peer group will present check to Special Olympics
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
In Weehawken High School’s Peer Leadership program, a group of ninth to 12th graders gathers each week to strategize about how to best serve the township of Weehawken. Under the guidance of Basic T...
Weehawken archers receive certificates
Safety and accuracy stressed in eight-week course
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Children ages 9 to 13 recently received their certificates marking the successful completion of eight weeks of archery instruction and rage safety. The graduates of the program, offered by the Weeh...
More than just a girls’ tale
Local writer publishes and promotes new book
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
After living up to the adage that writers should write what they know, former West New York resident and Secaucus native Amanda Palasciano has published and is promoting the first book in a series ...
Slices of fame
Union City/North Bergen photographer’s famous photos line pizzeria
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Customers pay for takeout dinners. Pizza deliverymen hurry into the store for hot pies to whisk off to local addresses. High school and college-age cashiers take orders at the register. That’s the ...
Thousands of meatballs!
2015 contest will raise funds for charity
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Who knew that eating meatballs could help cure disease? The Secaucus Knights of Columbus, that’s who. This month the Secaucus chapter will hold its annual Best Meatball Contest, with the proceeds t...
Saint Dominic Academy forensics team wins third place trophy
School also holds World Language Honor Society inductions
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The nine-member forensics team from Saint Dominic Academy’s 7th and 8th grades won a third-place team trophy at the Forensics Tournament held at Hudson Catholic Regional High School in Jersey City ...
Slab of history unearthed in Secaucus
Lost base of statue found on former pig farm
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
While clearing the grounds of a former pig farm on the Secaucus/Jersey City border in preparation for building two new warehouses, a worker from Hugerich construction stumbled across a huge block a...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEF
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HRPAC’s annual benefit gala is May 2 The Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center (HRPAC) will hold its annual benefit gala at the Chart House on Saturday, May 2, at 6 p.m. A full concert and sit d...
There’s trouble in River City!
High school musical theater production will be ‘The Music Man’
Apr 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the most exciting and well-attended events of the year in Weehawken High School is the annual high school musical theater production. This year’s production is the classic musical “The Music...
Weehawken holds gymnastics exhibition
Children ages 6 – 13 show off what they’ve learned
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Weehawken Recreation held its Gymnastics Exhibition on March 21 at Daniel Webster School. This was the 17th year that the township offered free floor gymnastics for boys and girls in its recreation...