secaucus news

Track star
Stan Fryczynski one of 25 national finalists for 2014 Inspiring Coach Award
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
“I had to read it twice because I thought it was spam,” said Secaucus High School track coach Stan Fryczynski about the e-mail informing him he was a finalist for the 2014 Brooks Inspiring Coaches ...
‘Gay American’ speech was 10 years ago
Former Gov. McGreevey and others look back at his famous resignation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Born in Margaret Hague Hospital in Jersey City, baptized in St. Patrick’s Church, former Gov. Jim McGreevey looked back this week, with some sense of disbelief, at his resignation as governor 10 ye...
Canine memories
Photographer captures spirit of dying dogs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The old saying claims that cats have nine lives. But what about dogs? For Jersey City photographer Jenna Leigh Teti, keeping the memory of pet canines has become something of a mission – especially...
Reminder: Don’t leave kids in cars; 16 have died already this summer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Temperatures are expected to rise in the weeks ahead – which is why it’s so important for parents to remember that while these summer days are great for the pool and the beach, they’re not so good ...
Fashion delivery
Secaucus delivers three trailers full of goods to the needy
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
In the days leading up to the fourth of July, while most people were getting ready for vacations, barbecues, or fireworks, a dedicated corps of workers in Secaucus was busy unloading and sorting th...
$7.3 million in local tax relief
State to fully fund Meadowlands tax sharing for the first time
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus and North Bergen are among the towns to benefit this year as the state of New Jersey picks up the entire tab for the Meadowlands Intermunicipal Tax Sharing Program for the first time. Esta...
$512M county budget passed
Tax burden mainly hits Jersey City and Hoboken; Weehawken modestly
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Although not as bad as first anticipated, Hoboken still got hit hardest with the percent of taxes it must pay to fund the newly passed $512 million county budget this year. Jersey City also got hit...
Counting the homeless
This year’s number shows decline, but how to help those who remain?
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A bone-chilling wind blew across Journal Square during the night of Jan. 28, the date of the official 2014 annual homeless count. Commuters rushed out of the PATH station with faces wrapped in scar...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus Police Dept. hosts ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on July 16 Officers from the Secaucus Police Department and community members will come together in an informal setting to discuss community issues, ...

past weeks news

Caps in the air
Secaucus class of 2014 graduates with honors
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer

Crime down in Secaucus
Most offenses decrease over year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer

Food and fun
Secaucus Street Fair brings out the crowds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer